Entries from May 2010
May 27, 2010
I’ve been meaning to post this ever since visiting Pablo Neruda’s amazing house in Valparaiso, Chile.
Last night I was reminded of the beautiful words when Dusan Jelic read a few lines of Ode to Wine at last night’s Eben Sadie tasting at The Roundhouse.
Warning: It will make you want to open a bottle of wine.
May 26, 2010
Tonight I am being picked up in a Lexus and chauffeur drive to an Eben Sadie wine tasting with Under the Influence.
Not too bad hey Nige!
If you fancy being picked up in a super smart Lexus and driven to and from an Under the Influence wine tasting like a diplomat - then take a look [...]
May 21, 2010
Many of you have seen the massive list of Winter Restaurant Specials in Cape Town here.
You will remember that I did not know who the author of that massive list was - well now I do!
So we must give credit where credit is due and send a big thanks to Clare from That Blogger who [...]
May 20, 2010
The other day I wrote a post about the night I spent with Boplaas Cape Tawny Port - you can relive that magic here.
Cathy from Drunk! suggested I go out and buy a bottle of De Krans Cape Tawny Port - which I did - from my favourite little wine shop Vino Pronto.
I then spent [...]
May 17, 2010
Last week Lovely Lis and I went to watch Gaëtan Schmid perform his brilliant one man play Rumsteak at the Little/Intimate Theatre in Cape Town.
The show is a visual and aural behind the scenes take on a busy French kitchen experiencing ‘rush hour’! The sound effects and visual timing of Schmid are just mind blowing.