It was a beautiful day in Cape Town, today. The sea was a special colour of blue. I understand that we will not have good weather over the weekend, however. I hope that it will be better in the rest of the country!
If you stay in Gauteng and love food and wine, don’t miss the Johannesburg Good Food and Wine Show at the Coca Cola Dome. It is on until 25 September. Visit http://www.goodfoodandwineshow.co.za/. It is also time for the 7th Soweto Festival. Find everything from arts, crafts to cuisine. It is also running till the 25th of September. Visit http://www.sowetofestivalexpo.co.za/ for more information.
If you stay in Limpopo, you must visit the Magoebaskloof Spring festival. This festival starts on 24 September and will be running until 2 October 2011 in Magoebaskloof and Haenertsburg. For more information viisit http://www.sa-venues.com/events/limpopo/magoebaskloof-spring-festival/.
Please note that the Khoisan Festival in Graaff-Reinet that was scheduled to take place this weekend is now moved to 24, 25 and 26 November 2011. You can visit http://www.khoisanfestival.co.za/ for more information on this festival in theEastern Cape.
Although this is more a craft market than a food event, don’t miss the CY Market in Durbanville, if you live in the Western Cape. This market is running until from 28 September until the 2nd of October 2011. Visit http://www.cymarket.co.za/ for more information.
This is the first quiz that I have posted for September. I hope you will enjoy it and have fun!
If you are going to do the quiz, please copy the questions and do the answers on your own blog. Please leave me a message to tell me that you have done it.
I will post the answers to the Quiz late on Monday evening with a link to your answers!
1. What is schmaltz?
2. What is the difference between evaporated milk and condensed milk?
3. What is heliculture?
4. What does the term “papillote” refer to?
5. What is the difference between ham and gammon?
6. What is a “foodie”?
7. What is a liaison in culinary terms?
8. What is the most common way to drink Japanese rice wine, sake?
9. Is there a difference between schnitzel and scallopine?
10. Is curry a dish or a spice?
Tomorrow is heritage day and also braai day, so enjoy and have fun!
For the above recipe click here!