Top food trends for 2020

New year, new food trends! I love the ingenuity of the food and beverage industry when it comes to making us excited about eating again. Every year, clever chefs and creative restaurateurs set the trends that shape the culinary world for the next 12 months.

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Top 10 tasty traditional South African dishes

South Africa is not only home to some stunning landscapes and a huge variety of wildlife but also some really delicious and unique dishes. I have rounded up my 10 favourite tasty traditional South African dishes, with some links to recipes, so you can try these local delicacies no matter where you are.

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4 must-visit food markets in Cape Town

Cape Town has always been a trendy city and with more and more farmers’ markets popping up worldwide, Cape Town has followed suit. Shopping at a farmers’ market isn’t just in vogue at the moment, it’s also a sustainable and conscious way to buy some of your groceries. While there are plenty of fabulous food markets that you can visit, here are 4 must-visit food markets in Cape Town that you definitely don’t want to miss.

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Winter Solstice Foods from Around the World

Throughout history people have marked the longest night of the year through ritual and festivals and food has always been a huge part of winter solstice celebrations. The winter solstice is traditionally celebrated as a symbol of the changing seasons and of the Earth’s rebirth. As a result the traditional winter solstice foods accompanying it often have an emphasis on the Earth itself – incorporating nuts, berries, spices, squash, potatoes and hunted game like goose and venison.

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