Feeding Hearts, Minds & Tummies for Mandela Day

18 July 2014

Fano & the children - compressed

Earlier this week (and when we luckily had good weather in the Western Cape), we introduced the community of Zola Township in Somerset West to some authentic Thai food as part of our Mandela Day charity initiative. The facilitator of the soup kitchen, Fano Ngcobo, is a beneficiary of FeedSA - a...

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What’s Your Number?

10 July 2014


Katlego and Ewan are at it again and this time it's all about the numbers. Our "Spin The Wheel" game show saw the contestants spinning our number roulette with the hope of getting the highest score. Each segment of the wheel was divided according to our menu - 300's are Thai Specialities, 400's...

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The Ultimate Chopsticks Challenge on Expresso Morning Show

02 July 2014


This week on Expresso Morning Show the competition between Ewan and Katlego heats up again as we challenge the presenters' chopsticks skills. Ewan had a score to settle after Katlego schooled him the last time the two met in our Tongue Thai'd Quiz. The rules of the challenge were simple - follow...

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Healthy Eating and Exercising with Expresso Morning Show

27 June 2014


This week on Expresso Morning show, our independent dietician, Annelie Smith, discussed the medicinal properties and health benefits of certain Thai ingredients, particularly those used in some of our dishes. Annelie discussed how ingredients, in particular herbs such as ginger, coriander,...

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Wokking up a…Thai Butternut Curry

20 June 2014


It was all about the Wok on this week's Simply Asia segment on SABC 3's Expresso Morning Show. Chef Lucky is back in the kitchen with Expresso Chef Katelyn, as Katelyn gives advise on what is the best kind of wok to buy, how to burn and care for your wok, Chef Lucky demonstrates a few wokking...

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