What is not to celebrate, today is National Milktart day! Milktart meaning milk pie or milk tart, originated from our Dutch heritage in the 1960s when Dutch Settlers started to share their favourite dessert. Today no traditional South African celebration, bake sale or bazaar will be perfect without a ‘melktert’ on the dessert table. You
Admit it, not everyone loves wintertime! But there are always winter comforts to make this season more bearable….most definitely if it includes red wine. You probably guessed it, yes it is Gluhwein or also known as mulled wine. Picture the scene: a cosy log burning fire shared with someone special. Winter woolies on, with a
Soup and Wine Pairing should be on your to do list this winter! Soup and wine pairing might seem like an odd combination, but the ingredients in the pot dictate the perfect pairing. Very much the same principle you would use when pairing wine with pasta sauces. Flavors, like spices, herbs, and acidic tomatoes, call
Summer is coming to an end. Which makes it the perfect excuse to celebrate the last few weeks with deliciously refreshing Summer Wine Cocktails outside, enjoying the last few days of South African sun. We’ve listed our top 10 Summer Wine Cocktails: 3 Rosé Wine Cocktails: Our favourite is the Strawberry-Grapefruit Rosé Wine Cocktail: 1.
If you haven’t tried our Sticky Pork Belly yet — you’ve missed out! A very popular dish at our Le Pommier Restaurant and we just had to share the recipe. It’s very straightforward and you’ll be the talk of the town — guaranteed! 🙂 Le Pommier Sticky Pork Belly Recipe Ingredients: 250g Pork Belly 150ml Ginger
The big day is upon us, and we would like to celebrate #MargaritaDay with an interesting Le Pommier twist! White Wine Margaritas — it’s brilliant, it’s delicious and it will definitely impress your friends! 🙂 This recipe serves 6 and a perfect alternative to classic margarita would be Le Pommier’s Sauvignon Blanc. Ingredients: Juice of
Having a picnic with the family or that someone special in your life is an excellent idea. But we all have that frustrating question of “What to make?” that keeps us from taking the picnic leap, and this can be stressful! Tips for the Perfect DIY Picnic Tip #1 Food Food, glorious food! Make something that is
One of the top sellers on our menu is our famous Chicken Pie. We had so many requests for the recipe that we decided to make it official and share it with everyone. This is an old family recipe carried over from generation to generation. It is easy to make and will always impress your guests!
Bobotie is a quintessential South African dish, having been served since the Cape of Good Hope was just a colony. It is easiest to describe as a dish with a fruity taste with only a hint of curry. At Le Pommier Restaurant, Bobotie is one of our specialties and it is a favourite dish of many of