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Nataniël’s table

Singer, songwriter, entertainer and cook Nataniël talks about non-conformity, his grandmother, Gordon Ramsay and being brave every day. By Nia Magoulianiti-McGregor

 Nataniël can’t help remembering what his friend and SA food icon Topsi Venter always used to say: ‘Most modern … Read More

Our top tips for easy entertaining this Christmas

’Tis the season for loving and sharing, and for celebrating life’s simple pleasures. Christmas is the time for making memories with the people you love most in the whole world, for sharing fabulous food, good times and summer sun.

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Flavour feature: heavenly hazelnuts

For many, the love affair with hazelnuts starts in early childhood with lashings of Nutella spread on hot toast. And who can’t remember their first slab of Cadbury’s hazelnut chocolate? While hazelnuts and chocolate are soulmates, as our tastes … Read More

Le Creuset’s New Recipe Site

We are excited to announce the launch of our new recipe site! We have been overwhelmed with such a continuous, positive response to our recipes, that revamping our recipe section was an easy decision.

If you haven’t already, visit … Read More

Make it a Joyeux Noël: Eric Lanlard’s favourite Christmas bakes

For master pâtissiere and international baking star, Eric Lanlard – otherwise known as ‘Cake Boy’ – glamour is an essential element in making (or baking) delicious festive food. Whether he is baking a humble mince pie or a rich … Read More

Flavour feature: All about apples

Apples are a cook’s best friend – there is something about adding a little spice, a little sugar and some gentle heat that transforms this wholesome yet humble fruit into a gastronomic delight! This unassuming fruit is the apple … Read More

Christmas presents: 5 incredible edible gift ideas

Even if you’re not planning on an enormous Christmas extravaganza this year, there is no need to forego the pleasure of giving the perfect present. There is something special about receiving a gift that someone has made for you … Read More

[Competition Closed] Celebrating 12 days of Christmas with Le Creuset

Here at Le Creuset we love Christmas! With 12 days to go, we’ll be giving away Le Creuset every day as we lead up to Christmas, with the prize value increasing each day. To enter, simply comment on the Facebook … Read More

Presenting wine: how to choose wine as a gift

Dreaming of a white Christmas… or a sparkling or even a red one? A carefully chosen bottle of wine makes an excellent hostess or Christmas gift, and for someone special you can make the present really personal and indulgent … Read More

Celebrating a casual Christmas: in sunny South African style

There’s something about all the little touches in the weeks before Christmas that builds up a delicious sense of anticipation. Even though it may be sweltering outside, who doesn’t feel childishly excited at the sight of those festive little … Read More