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Our Marseille menu: a celebration of Provençal cooking

If you’ve popped into one of our stores recently you will have noticed that we’re currently celebrating a revival of one of our all-time favourite hues – Marseille blue. Here is some background into the ancient city that lends … Read More

How to… make a soufflé in five easy steps

If you thought you couldn’t manage a soufflé, think again. Our easy steps will have you presenting a perfect, puffed-up soufflé you can be proud of.

STEP 1 Preparing your stoneware soufflé dish or ramekins is key. In order for … Read More

[Competition Closed] Celebrating The Hundred-Foot Journey: win movie tickets and a Le Creuset saucepan

Who doesn’t love a foodie movie, when the food is as important a character as the chefs, restaurateurs, waiters and dishwashers themselves? You can almost taste and smell the food sizzling in glorious full colour on the big screen, … Read More

Life in full colour: Le Quartier Français’s Susan Huxter

In honour of Women’s Day we’d like to celebrate Susan Huxter, the dynamic powerhouse behind world-famous Le Quartier Français and a major contributor to Franschhoek’s place on the international gourmet map.

The Tasting Room at Le … Read More

Vive la France! Celebrate Bastille Day with Le Creuset

As the original French cookware manufacturers, we are proud of our French heritage and Bastille Day gives us the perfect opportunity to celebrate the country’s wonderful history, culture and cuisine.

‘LIBERTY, EQUALITY, FRATERNITY!’ La Fête Nationale, as it … Read More

The French Connection: Le Creuset and Silwood

A match made in heaven, Le Creuset and Silwood School of Cookery have enjoyed a rewarding association through the years, founded on our mutual appreciation of the importance of classic French cooking fundamentals.

Silwood – with its … Read More

Sweet Tweet: win with #MyApron, Le Quartier Français and Le Creuset

Got something to say? Get it off your chest with Le Quartier Français/Le Creuset’s #MyApron competition and you could win the prize of a lifetime worth R25 000.

If you’re a foodie who has a way with words, tweet … Read More

Meet ‘Cake Boy’ Eric Lanlard – master pâtissier and international baking star

Last year, we invited you to join us for a fabulous evening with renowned French pâtissier Eric Lanlard, during which the charismatic chef (also known as ‘Cake Boy’) demonstrated delicious recipes using the latest Le Creuset cookware and baking … Read More