Stellenbosch wine tasting: old school at Middelvlei Estate

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Without doubt, there’s a vast amount of world-class wine farms in Stellenbosch . In my opinion, there’s only a few that still offer a down-to-earth good-old-fashioned ‘authentic’ tastings – which is where Middelvlei differentiates itself. One of the original Stellenbosch family estates, it offers a old school approach to both the making – and tasting – of wine.

Snoek pâté recipe

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A slice of warm toast liberally smeared with snoek pâté is guaranteed to take me to the West Coast, that rough diamond of our great country.

Creole chicken curry recipe

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Although authentic Mauritian curry powder isn’t readily available in South Africa, this creole chicken curry recipe is about as close as you’ll get to replicating a Mauritian lifestyle.