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Matt Manning’s Private Kitchen

Life is better when you have friends who brunch. Matt Manning has been a friend for eons and he also happens to be a damn good chef. So good that Gordon Ramsey and Markus Wareing both had him as part of their brigade before he moved to Cape Town and rose through the ranks at …

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Valentine’s Day Chicken Hearts

Valentines Day has never been a favourite of mine. I mean, I love the Lochness Monster, the Tooth Fairy and Donald Trumps hair as much as the next guy but this Valentines-malarky can really go shove it. This whole saga got me thinking about a Valentines Day recipe that would appeal to my sense of …

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Not a bad way to start the week. A pitstop at @Nottmbrewery. The Pickled Pig Porter claims the “more you drink, the better you feel”. A theory I may have to test out first hand

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Had to stop passed #TheGlenwoodBakery before heading back to Jozi. This is another epic little artisanal spot in Glenwood, the old part of Durban. Beside the ciabatta and pain au chocolat, I took pretty much one of everything on site: Parmesan grisini, lavash, bagels and lox & cheese croissants… Food is fuel, no

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Had to do the #Durban rounds and stop off at @Colombo_coffee. It’s in Umbilo, an old industrial area, which gives the building loads of character. The roasters are at the back of the warehouse that is also kitted out with an intimate stage for roving musicians on a Saturday night. The blend on offer today …

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