On the topic of booze and chews: The low-down on pairing food and wine

Posted on: 4 October 2017

Whether you prefer to cater for guests from the comfort of your own patio or go all out with a big venue; snacks and wine will always be a necessity! With spring being upon us,

Spring at Butcher Block: Get your body summer ready

Posted on: 20 September 2017

  Summer is creeping closer with each warmer, brighter morning. Living in South Africa means that summer generally involves a lot of beach time, lazy days at the pool, and outdoor activities. So, how are

Dessert for your mood

What should you eat for dessert, based on your mood.

Posted on: 8 August 2017

Everyone craves dessert now and again – especially when we are overcome with emotions. At Butcher Block, we believe that dessert should be taken seriously. Not just any random dessert will do when you’re in

Foods to fight flu: steak

Foods to Fight Flu and Colds: Boost your Health with These Superfoods

Posted on: 11 July 2017

Trying to avoid colds and flu this winter? From oats to sweet potatoes, try munching on these foods to fight flu and keep the sniffles at bay! Before you reach for the latest over-the-counter remedy

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How to take food pictures for Instagram: Insta-worthy Foodie Pics

Posted on: 27 June 2017

If you’re sitting down for dinner chances are you’re taking a photo of it and posting it up on Instagram. Food boasting has become a huge thing in South Africa and around the globe. With

Wine for the whines.

Posted on: 8 May 2017

  We know sometimes being a mom can be overwhelming. This mother’s day take a break from the usual parental duties and treat your mind and body to some health reboots with a well-deserved glass

The Herb 101 Guide

Posted on: 21 February 2017

Herbs are fragrant plants that are used when we cook our favourite recipes. Adding herbs can transform your ordinary recipes into an exciting culinary experience. They are also an especially good source of concentrated micro-nutrients.

Valentine’s Day: Your Version Of The Movies

Posted on: 20 January 2017

We are all hopeless romantics at heart, waiting for a Prince Charming to sweep us off our feet, or to kiss Cinderella at the Ball. Valentine’s Day is one day a year where everything is

The Love Drug

Food: The Love Drug.

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Valentine’s Day is all about romance, love and passion – and what better way to show that than through food. Here are a list of Aphrodisiacs to make your special someone feel the love this


What seasoning is all about

Posted on: 15 September 2016

The purpose of seasoning your food is to use a few different ingredients to improve the flavour of your food. Although there are many different herbs, spices and sweet things you can use to season


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