As the morning mist lifts and Table Mountain rises in its glory, Derwent House Boutique Hotel awakens the traveler to the flavors of South Africa. It promises indulgence in the heart of Cape Town.
Our African stew from Nigeria shows how good you can eat African food. I ate this for the first time many years ago in an African restaurant in Cape Town in South Africa. In Marco's African Place. Not far from the waterfront.
With the Dutch Oven you can cook just as well on the terrace as on a motorhome trip or over a campfire. If you want to buy a cast iron pot, you first have to clarify which pot sizes are right for you. This Dutch Oven Size Chart will help you decide.
I first encountered the one-pot recipe Potjiekos from South Africa on my early travels through Africa. Potjiekos are simple stew dishes. This food goes back to the Voortrekkers, who traveled through the country with their heavy ox carts.
This Chakalaka recipe in its current form probably originated in the kitchens of the townships and mining settlements in and around Johannesburg in South Africa. The dish is still quite new. It is said that it originated in the hostels where the men in the townships lived.
Safaris in Africa As the loyal readers among you know, I have worked as a tour guide for many years and have made many trips to South Africa. One of my favorite pastimes on these tours were the safaris in the Kruger Park, through the Hluhluwe Park with its beautiful landscape or the trips to the penguins in Simonstown near [...]
It is loud! A constant roar that never stops! It stays that way: day and night. This is the sound that makes a stay on Wilderness Beach in South Africa so impressive. The waves are constantly rolling in from the vastness of the Indian Ocean. They build up, sometimes more, sometimes less.
The Cape Town region is home to 5 of the most beautiful wineries in South Africa. The region north of Cape Town is one of the most breathtaking landscapes on the Cape. Here gentle hills alternate with mountain peaks, sandy beaches and the sea.
We present you a Bobotie recipe from South Africa from the kitchen of the Boschendal winery. There is probably no dish from South Africa that better represents the cuisine of the Cape Malays in Cape Town. Spiced with curry you can taste the influences of Malay cuisine.