04 May 2010

The Good Food and Wine Show

Thousands of food lovers will be flocking to the Good Food & Wine Show in Cape Town to sample great food and wine; and to see UK chef Gordon Ramsay, Mr Hell's Kitchen, in action.

Food lovers from all over the country will be flocking to this year’s Good Food & Wine Show Cape Town to see Gordon Ramsay, Mr Hell’s Kitchen, in action at the Cape Town International Convention Centre, 13-16 May.

He is part of a sensational line-up of BBC Lifestyle celebrity chefs attending the show this year. The others are master pâtissier Eric Lanlard, star of Glamour Puds; Reza Mahammad, Indian culinary wizard and owner of The Star of India in London; Michelin Star Italian chef Giorgio Locatelli who features in Tony and Giorgio; chocolate wizard Willie Harcourt-Cooze, star of Willie’s Wonky Chocolate Factory and Patrick Williams, who specialises in Caribbean-style food. All the international celebrity chefs will be staying at the One&Only, South Africa’s premiere urban chic resort. 

  • Chefs in Action Theatre - featuring live demonstrations by BBC Lifestyle chefs and top SA chefs.
  • Get Fresh with BBC Lifestyle - exciting hands-on workshops for just 12 people in state-of-the-art kitchens fitted out with ELBA cooking appliances – must be pre-booked!
  • Celebrity Chefs’ Restaurant - menu designed by visiting chefs including Gordon Ramsay, Eric Lanlard, Reza Mahammad, Giorgio Locatelli, and Willie Harcourt-Cooze.
  • On Your Marks Get Set Cook - chefs prepare a three course meal in under 30 minutes with a bag of surprise ingredients sponsored by Pick n Pay from their range of free-range eggs, imported cheeses and butcher and deli meats.
  • Grolsch Beer & Food Theatre - beer and food pairing, with Cotswold brewer Jim Davies
  • Interactive Cocktail Arena - sponsored by Roses & Monis - mix your own cocktails!
  • Outdoor Theatre - sponsored by Sedgwick’s, Spekko, Weber and Pasella.
  • CBeebies Little Cooks Club - cooking classes, cake decorating, a supervised crèche and appearances by CBeebies presenter Sid Sloane.
  • The Great Wine Sale - stock your wine cellar with premium wines from SA’s top wine estates at bargain prices! 
  • Alchemy of Gold Brandy Theatre - taste a variety of local and international premium brandies, learn about food & brandy pairing and how to make brandy cocktails.
  • The Stellenbosch Slow Food Market - featuring the best of local fresh produce
  • 101 Ways with Vanilla Ice-cream - sponsored by Nestlé, celeb chefs, including Eric Lanlard, will demonstrate the versatility of vanilla ice-cream.
  • Books for Cooks - buy great cookbooks signed by the chefs who wrote them!
  • The Top Billing Mercedes Benz Garden Party - state of the art meeting point.


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