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Be Inspired… to forage in your city

May 6, 2013

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We Slow Food enthusiasts are big on foraging, and if you’d like to find out more about urban foraging in Cape Town, you might be interested in an upcoming talk organised by Green Renaissance.   RSVP Entry is free, but space is limited. To book your spot, send an RSVP email to beinspired@greenrenaissance.co.za.Feel free to […]

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Spier Biodynamic Farm Tour – Saturday 20 April 2013

April 10, 2013

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Hello Slow Food enthusiasts! We’ve decided to repeat one of our early events, which we first did three years ago (yes, we’ve been around that long!) – we are going to be visiting the biodynamic farm at Spier.  This beautiful farm puts into action the principles Slow Food stands for – so we are very excited […]

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Pomegranate-Picking and Long-Table Picnic at Hoogwater Farm (Wolseley) – Saturday 16 March 2013

March 7, 2013

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It’s pomegranate season and, ever fond of foraging events, we’ve organised a picking of these unusual fruits, accompanied by a delicious and decadent long table picnic in the peach orchards of Hoogwater Farm. As those who came to last year’s fig-picking event at Hoogwater know, Madri puts on a lavish spread! This farmers’ feast will […]

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Beerguevara workshop: a fun-filled morning of home brewing

November 5, 2012

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Twelve Slow Fooders spent last Saturday morning with Antony, Ant and Jason from Beerguevara for a fun filled morning of home brewing. The hands on workshop familiarised everyone with the terminology as well as the various stages of brewing. With 4 different kinds of grains, 3 kinds of hops and a special yeast strain we […]

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All Grain Home Brewing Workshop at Beerguevara – 3 November 2012

October 26, 2012

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Home brewing is fun, cheap and it tastes good – and we’ll be learning how to make our own next Saturday! Join us for an All Grain Home Brewing Workshop at Beerguevara in Newlands. This hands-on introduction to home beer brewing will take a novice brewer all the way from choosing and weighing the right […]

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AGM & African Feast at Spades & Spoons – 30 October 2012

October 16, 2012

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AGM & African Feast at Spades & Spoons 30 October 2012 Join us on Tuesday 30 October as we re-discover our heritage with a delicious traditional African feast at the newly opened Spades and Spoons restaurant in Wynberg (ex-Organic at Heart). Portia de Smidt and her daughter Lumai will be preparing a variety of African […]

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Waterblommetjie forage and Farm Lunch: 29 September 2012

September 20, 2012

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With spring on its way and the flowers out, what better time to visit the West Coast and enjoy a hearty Plaaskos lunch? This September we’re visiting our friends at Lelieblom Farm near Darling to go wading for waterblommetjies. Lelieblom is a working family farm, owned by Karen and Michael Basson. Each year, they welcome […]

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