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News from the farm

The Rooibos harvest for 2017 had a rapid start with good overall quality. Typical hot summer days with an average of 35⁰ C, ensured that the tea could dry quickly. Many rooibos producers attempted to harvest the bushes before it started loosing too many leaves due to the very dry summer. This has resulted in harvesting ending sooner. Now we are looking forward […]

CHRISTMAS FEAST

CHRISTMAS FEAST This Christmas we have 2 delicious menus for any meal by Carmen Niehaus, Food Editor of You/Huisgenoot! Beautifully lay the table to celebrate Christmas and enjoy a summer spread of flavoursome food served with Carmién rooibos tea to complement each dish MENU SUMMER SANGRIA ASIAN SPRING ROLLS – Carmién tea to serve: Restore […]

CHRISTMAS BREAKFAST OR BRINNER

This Christmas we have 2 delicious menus for any meal by Carmen Niehaus, Food Editor of You/Huisgenoot! FEAST UNDER THE TREES Breakfast has become the meal of the day and can be served any time, morning or even at supper time, then called the brinner. It’s also no longer necessary only to serve cereal or bacon […]

Carmién Christmas Feast

It’s December again and everyone is starting to get into that festive mood with year-end parties & Christmas decorations going up everywhere! Unfortunately this happy time also goes along with the realisation that you still need to buy everyone presents and o dear what will I cook for my family in law joining us for […]