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Scotch egg with black pudding

The fist time I came across a scotch egg with black pudding was when I was in Oxford. I was busy, in a bit of a rush. But paused to glance through the menu outside a pub in one of … Continue reading

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The Little Shop

I was actually looking for the non-descript little restaurant offering a breakfast buffet that I found yesterday. When I bumped into the Little Shop in Market St at the bottom end in Brighton. It was the soups which caught my … Continue reading

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Wild edible vegetables

I am not sure what this is. It is apparently Chaem. But more than that I do not know. That is other than the fact that it is crisp, has a slightly sweet taste and is delicious when eaten fresh … Continue reading

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Crispy French Toast

Author Notes: Savoury, crispy French toast. Salty, with a heavy kick of black pepper. This was one of my favorite Sunday breakfasts growing up, the smell of the toasts frying up a scent memory that still takes me back. This … Continue reading

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Restaurants in Cape Town

We offer a wide selection of healthy, light meals including this Goats Cheese Salad with roasted tomato, beetroot and marinated cucumber. NV-80 offers guests intimate indoor dining, an alfresco balcony for sundowners and a chic centre bar, giving one a … Continue reading

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Sushi in Knysna

Recently opened The Royal Siam Thai in Memorial Square offers an exciting combination of sushi as well as authentic traditional Thai cuisine.

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Samosas in the Garden Route

  Khans Takeaways have a stall at the Outeniqua Farmers Market offering crispy samosas. They also serve and a generous Mutton Curry which is well worth trying. Indian curry in the Garden Route

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Scotch eggs the Garden Route

It is not easy to find Scotch Eggs on the Garden Route. Mary used to sell them together with her homemade pies at the Friday Market. But that was awhile ago.

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Soup in Knysna

  On a day like this Tom Kha Gai is what I normally order from the Thai Kitchen. Today however I wanted something different. And the House of Flavour in George is a good hour away. Which restaurants besides the … Continue reading

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The Red Windmill

Well, our annual leave has come to an end and although its been awesome to unwind at home, we are SO excited to be re-opening on Saturday – and doubly motivated following our Certificate of Excellence award from Trip Advisor, … Continue reading

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