Slow Food – Disco World Soup Day

By |2018-05-04T06:42:51+00:00April 29th, 2018|Africa, Food, Food Culture, Going Green, Green Matters, Soups & Stews, South Africa, Travel in Africa|

On 28 April 2018 Slow Food chapters around the world gathered to celebrate the use of sustainable produce, scraps and leftovers, by preparing pots of soup and sharing a meal. This was the third Disco World Soup Day - here's what went down at the Cape Town gathering. Words, Food & the Fabulous® intern Nwabisa Ngumbela.  [...]

Foraging for Food on the West Coast & Lunch at Oep Ve Koep

By |2017-05-05T17:19:02+00:00September 12th, 2011|Africa, Green Matters, Restaurants, The Fabulous, Travel, Travel in Africa|

A few Sundays ago, on the 28th of August, we headed off to Paternoster a sleepy fishing village on the Cape West Coast just under two hours outside Cape Town to join Slow Food Mother City on a food forage in the local nature reserve in TietiesBaai (yes, you read the name correctly.) A slow lunch at Oep ve Koep followed.