Category Archives: Events

A culinary experience with Michelin starred chef Quique Dacosta

Floral Dessert Happy New Year to you all! I start the year with a post about my favourite eating experience of 2016. And that, without doubt, was tasting the culinary creations of Quique Dacosta. Dacosta is a three-michelin star and … Continue reading

Jamie Oliver Cookery School

Head Chef Dimo By contributor Mathew Lea. Over the last few years I’ve been to a number of cookery classes run by various different organisations. Some have been excellent and others… not so good. One in particular forbade the taking … Continue reading

Weekend Brunch at Theo’s Simple Italian

Charcuterie and Burrata Brunch is a funny old term where its use has become more and more popular over the years. I’m all in favour of it especially as my favourite, eggs, tend to feature in a lot of the … Continue reading

South African Food and Wine Pairing

South African Wine Tasting South African wines are not usually my first choice, as I honestly don’t know much about them. However, recently I got to discover a couple of very good ones at a food and wine pairing event … Continue reading

Baked in Style with Neff at L’atelier des Chefs

Hazelnut Torte* By contributor Mathew Lea. Are you in full Great British Bake Off mode? I know I am. So when I had the opportunity to attend a Baked in Style event, I’d signed up quicker than you can say … Continue reading