We have some amazing news for you. September brings in Lorna Maseko’s much-anticipated cookbook “Celebrate with Lorna” Not only that but you’ll be happy to know that the international celebrity Chef Lorna Maseko will be part of the Fire & Feast Festival, Appetite Festival, and the DStv Delicious Festival. It is indeed foodie festival season and they are all back with with a bang and ready to tickle your taste buds because Lorna is taking the experiences to new heights.
In Celebrate with Lorna Maseko, the former professional ballet dancer and well-known TV personality shares her food journey in a love letter to you. She takes you to the township of Alexandra and tells where her love for food came from. She remembers how she enjoyed a burger and chips when she participated in the Prix De Lausanne ballet competition; how she fell in love with Asian food when she visited Hong Kong; how she participated in MasterChef South Africa and made one of her mom’s favorite chicken dishes; the role Chef Carlos Gayton played in her love for fish and Mexican food; how traditional dishes can be recreated using a bit of imagination; how she learned to prepare the perfect steak in chef’s school; how traveling exposed her to international food cultures …
Lorna will not only be involved in these festivals as an exclusive but she’ll also be cooking recipes from her much-anticipated cookbook which will also be available on sale for the very first time at each of these festivals at a reduced price, to make the news sweeter, Celebrate is currently available for pre-order on loot.co.za and on shelves from the end of September just in time for a beautiful festive gift or plated meals for your guests.
These three foodie extravaganza festivals promise to be even bigger than the previous fiestas. From the 6th to the 8th of September we have the third annual Fire & Feast Meat & Food Festival which will be held at the Ticketpro Dome in Johannesburg, providing that local isn’t only lekker, but truly world-class tips, tricks, and tools of the trade that you need to serve up your food in style.
Along with that, we have the Appetite Festival which has added an extra day to give visitors more time to explore and treat their taste buds, this spectacular event will be taking place at the Sun Arena, Time Square Casino from the 13th of September to the 15th of September where a wide range of exhibitors will showcase a wide variety of artisan food producers, premium drink brands and award-winning wineries, offering a bounty of the country’s finest foods and drinks to test-taste and purchase.
Last but definitely not the least, this year, the team at DStv Delicious International Food and Music Festival have outdone themselves by adding even more flavor and a world-class line-up to celebrate the Heritage Weekend at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit on the 21st and 22nd of September, with the Ambassador Luxury Suite hosted by our lovely Chef Lorna Maseko.
Be sure not to miss out on these gastronomical experiences and spectacular entertainment as we Celebrate with Lorna.