Feeling like more than just a cheese board with your wine tasting? Your favourite wines paired with delicious titbits are a great way to kickstart your food & wine summer outings. Try these 10 great pairings in and around Stellenbosch & Somerset West, Western Cape. Vegetarian Wine Pairing – Le Pommier If you are vegetarian,
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
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
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!
Nothing can compete with good company, great wine, and a fireplace – especially in Winter! The difficult part is combining these elements with a memorable party. Here are a few ideas to help you host a party worth remembering. 1. Wine Party: Blind Tasting Wine blind tasting is a great party activity, and so easy to go about.
These days, Apple’s trademark catchphrase “There’s an app for that”, can be uttered for a wide variety of industries and interests and wine drinkers have not been left out. From wine recommendations to keeping track of wines you have sampled – there are many “apps for that”. We have compiled a list of six wine
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
Le Pommier is a small Vineyard just outside of Stellenbosch. Jonathan was Le Pommier’s resident Bull with a special attitude; he was also quite mischievous. One year Jonathan broke into this Stellenbosch vineyard and consumed most of the Malbec harvest illustrating his good taste. With a small amount of Malbec left, the first limited edition
This December holiday we’re daring you to take time to discover what the Stellenbosch winelands have in store for you. With more than 140 wine farms, the area is definitely saturated with many wine experiences for you to explore. Keep an open mind and enjoy the various wine ranges and wine restaurants available in the