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Food News and Features

New Joburg hot spots for cocktails, craft beer, tapas and wine

We round up some of Joburg's hottest new spots to check out! more
Domino's Pizza opens its doors in Joburg
Competition heats up in the South African pizza delivery arena. more
Making meringues for a crowd? You need this genius piece of equipment
Avoid the mess. Separating eggs has never been easier! more
Watch Nataniël and Mandoza in the new Checkers #SizzleSizzle ad
This ad just makes us want to celebrate Summer! more
Re-heating pasta may make it less fattening
A British medical TV series claims re-heated pasta is much healthier! more
Crash dieting is better for weight loss?
A new study in Australia has found that crash dieting is a successful way to beat fat. more
SA biltong big in New York
South Africa's favourite savoury snack is the hottest snack in America. more
20 best ice cream recipes for Summer
Nothing tastes better on a hot, sizzling day than a creamy cold scoop of ice cream! more
Capetonians can now order an uberCHOPPER with Uber
UberCHOPPER launches on Friday 10 October in Cape Town. more
Original cronut recipe is revealed
The recipe for the famous pastry item that made waves last year has been revealed on Good Morning America! more
Top 20 restaurants in SA: nominees announced for EatOut Awards
The 20 nominees for the 2014 Eat Out Restaurant Awards. more
Banting Survey Results: less hunger, more energy
Over 7000 survey respondents give their LCHF Banting lifestyle insights. more
The hospitality industry offers exciting opportunities
Sign up for the experience of a lifetime! more
The edible coffee cup you've dreamed about
Coffee is always better with cookies, but coffee in a wafer cookie cup might just trump that. more
Platter 5 Star Wines announced
BREAKING NEWS: The Platter 2015 wine guide announces it's 5 Star wines and Winery of the Year! more
7 meals to eat before you go bikini shopping
These recipes will make you look and feel amazing! more
7 pasta recipes that will make Tim Noakes weep
Some of our best pasta recipes for your carb-craving pleasure. more
Woolworths launches low-carb convenience food range
Woolworths have just launched their CarbClever range of convenience foods for cab conscious eaters. more
7 on-trend Summer salad ideas
Inject a new sexiness into your same old, same old salads. more
Top 15 antioxidant rich recipes
Antioxidants help maintain youthfulness. more
SA's first Banting app
Make Banting a breeze with the new GoBanting mobile app. more
SA chefs: Q & A with Jackie Cameron
Celebrated KZN chef, Jackie Cameron talks about her new exciting chapter in food. more
NZ restaurant in trouble for Oscar Pistorius joke printed on receipts
A NZ restaurant has had to make amends for bad-taste joke printed on till receipt. more
SA food blogger's recipe makes it onto Huffington Post's '13 Ways To Eat Homemade Pizza When You Don't Feel Like Making Dough'
SA and Food24 blogger, Heinstirred's recipe for naan breakfast pizza is shared by Huffington Post. more

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