Food, Booze And Tattoos

May 2017

Season 1 Episode 13 - Cape Town 3

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We take a look into the heart of Cape Town’s city centre, home to Jason’s bakery. Owner Jason has a common passion for tattoos and an unusual passion... for yeast. Brett heads to House of Machine, a bustling cocktail at the pinnacle of cool, and tries one of their signature cocktails. Brett concludes his stay in Cape Town with a visit to Tyler, who is regarded as one of the best artists not only in the country, but the world Tyler has a deep interest and respect for the culture of gang tattoos,...

Season 1 Episode 12 - Cape Town 4

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Cape Town 4 - Brett meets with Marianne and Kate, the owners of The Creamery, an ice-cream parlour with a difference. Everything is made on sight, and they go the extra mile to source eco-friendly ingredients that are good for the earth and the body. Brett wonders off into the city, to meet Christophe, a wine-maker who is committed to the traditional French method. He’s recently opened an urban wine cellar and tasting room in Cape Towns most iconic building, Heritage Square. Brett ends the ep w...

Season 1 Episode 11 - Cape Town 1

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Cape Town 1 - Brett begins a four-part exercusion into South Africa's Mother City, Cape Town. He kicks things off by talking with Francois from the Haas Collective. Then he travels to Dalla Cia, where George is a third generation master Grappa distiller. George teaches Brett how to make Caffe Corretto, the art of combining espresso with Grappa. Brett stops by Kanasashi Tattoos, to meet its namesake as well as Hemelbesem, an Afrikaans rapper and powet with a political cause. (S.1 Ep.11) (From So...

S1 Ep10 - Cape Town 2

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Cape Town 2 - Brett begins the next leg of his Cape Town journey with Wayne from Buffalo Ridge. Wayne’s love for great cheeses sent him down a path of the art of making mozzarella from buffalo’s milk, and the results are mind-blowing. As a perfect pairing, Brett meets Marc from Boekenhoutskloof. They discuss the ethos behind the making of his low-cost, but delicious wine, Wolftrap and compares it with his high-end and equally successful label, Chocolate block. Brett concludes his journey with a...

S1 Ep9 - Garden Route

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Garden Route - Brett travels along South Africa’s magnificent Garden Route to meet with three artists that have settled themselves along its path. Marita treats Brett with her outstanding chocolate creations, and teaches him about the artistry behind making chocolate the traditional Belgian way. Brett’s travels lead him to Roger Jorgensen, who uses the skills he has honed in alchemy and botany to create his own range of Absinthe and other high quality liquors, proving himself as an artist in hi...

S1 Ep8 - Knysna

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Knysna - Brett travels South the laid-back town of Knysna, where he tries his hand at shore fishing. He resigns himself to newspaper-wrapped fish and chips by the lighthouse. He stops by Mitchell’s brewery, a beer producer that beat the craft beer craze by some 30 years, and one of the few local companies that competes in the larger brotherhood of beers in the market. Brett goes onto explore the streets of Knynsa, and speaks with members of the local Rastafarian community. He wraps things up wi...

S1 Ep7 - George

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George - Brett goes to the small coastal town of George. He’ll speak with Linde Watson, the very young head chef of The Bench, a cool restaurant breathing fresh air into a conservative town. Next is a stop at Herold’s Vineyard, a small, exclusive and creatively ambitious wine producer that believes in doing everything by hand. Brett’s final stop is at Mosselbay’s only tattoo parlor, where Lushia is doing her best to break conservative thinking and endless tribal tattoos. (S.1 Ep.7) (From South ...

S1 Ep6 - Nieu Bethesda

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Nieu Bethesda - Brett breaks away from city life to the town of Nieu Bethesda, a land lost in time, in the heart of the Groot Karoo. He’ll be visiting Andre Cilliers, owner of the Sneuuberg distillery and Two Goats Deli. Everything that’s on the menu is produced on the farm. From honey, to beer, to cheese, to juicy cuts of farm-raised pork, Andre does it all. Brett talks to the curator at the Owl House about its creator and icon, Helen Martins. Helen being reason that Nieu Bethesda has become a...

S1 Ep5 - Durban

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Durban - Brett heads to the coast to visit the ultimate beach-goers destination, the city of Durban. He begins his journey at Freedom Cafe, an authentic foodie hotspot, to meet Lucy Markewicz, who has a hand in everything from cooking to the restaurants unique design. The next stop is Quills brewery, a quaint yet masterful craft beer producer situated in the Valley of 1000 Hills. Jon and his wife believe in keeping it small and personal, and run the brewery in conjunction with Chef school. (S.1...

S1 Ep4 - Braamfontein

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Braamfontein - Brett returns to his home city of Johannesburg to explore the newly rejuvenated city district of Braamfontien. His first stop is Love Food, to meet Jamie Lorge and her concept of the ‘Harvest table’, a way to ensure the community eats fresh food daily. Brett heads to Anti. Est., the newest bar on the Braamfontein strip. They use Inverroche gin and Brett really wanted to explore where this delicious gin comes from, so he heads off to the distillery to meet the powerful mother and ...