Mulderbosch Sauvignon Blanc Noble Late Harvest 2014, perfect partner to Ilse van der Merwe’s Ultimate chicken liver pâté – 28.02.2018

Botrytis Cinerea or the Noble Rot, turns grapes into golden raisins from which the sublime Mulderbosch Noble Late Harvest Sauvignon Blanc 2014, perfect with Ilse van der Merwe's exceptional Paté.

Zevenwacht Sauvignon Blanc 2016 & Ilse van der Merwe’s Smoked Trout Terrine – 10.03.2017

Zevenwacht Sauvignon Blanc 2016 So often when you buy a bottle of wine, you have no idea about what the winery looks like, its setting, its history and the climatic conditions which surround the vineyards. Zevenwacht has a modern winery which is behind the most beautiful Cape Dutch Manor House of the most amazing proportions,

Zevenwacht Z 360° Sauvignon Blanc 2015 & Ilse van der Merwe’s Vietnamese Rolls – 03.01.2017

Zevenwacht Manor House with vineyards up the hill Now here’s a fine thing - Zevenwacht Z 360° Sauvignon Blanc 2015!  Zevenwacht, the Estate with the most beautiful Manor House overlooking a lake, is the perfect situation for making fine Sauvignon Blanc.  Cooling breezes off False Bay blowing gently up the hills ameliorates the Summer heat

Ultimate chicken liver pâté with brandy & cream – Ilse van der Merwe

Ilse van der Merwe's Ultimate chicken liver pâté with brandy & cream Ilse says: "This recipe contains all the great ingredients for a fabulous grown-up pâté: chicken livers, onions, garlic, butter, fresh thyme, cream and brandy. Use a stick blender or food processor to process it to a very smooth pulp, then refrigerate until set.

Organic beetroot soup with Greek yoghurt & chives – Ilse van der Merwe

Ilse van der Merwe's Organic beetroot soup with Greek yoghurt & chivesphoto by Tasha Seccombe My friends at Genesis Farm surprised me the other day with another basket full of beautiful organic vegetables: an assortment of chillies, some quirky-looking carrots, perfectly round squash, a few large beetroots, and the most beautiful red noodle

August 27th, 2014|Categories: Recipes|Tags: , , |