Pierre Jourdan Ratafia, a wine to celebrate the ratification of a treaty. Also a wine you will enjoy at both ends of the menu. Fortified Chardonnay - a treat.
Alida Ryder's Prawn Cocktail Salad Alida Ryder’s recipes are always so good looking, so beautifully photographed and almost tactile and so utterly delicious. Some are modern and up to date, and others, like this are a riff on a 1960s favourite, the Avocado Ritz, without the avocado! The amounts for the salad aren’t
Haute CabrièreSun-Soil-Vine-Man In the late 1960s a lady called Theodora von Arnim – more correctly The Baroness Theodora von Arnim - ran a little gift shop in the Parkade in central Cape Town called Theodora’s Boutique. She was a unique, if not mildly eccentric, lady. Some years later, I returned from the UK