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Come Dine SA Episode 5 Preview! It's going to get a little chilly tonight...

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by Baz in Articles, Come Dine SA, News

Monday, October 22, 2012 at 11:18

For your entertainment tonight, Come Dine SA has lined up another roomful of odds & evens. One of the topics of conversation in this episode will be the firmness of Jodi's balls, we can't wait! ...

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Gordon Ramsay goes Checkers! Africa's largest supermarket chain finally enters the fray

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by Dexter in Articles, Commercials, Featured, News

Friday, October 19, 2012 at 12:46

South African supermarket chain, Checkers steps into the premium retail war with Gordon Ramsay in their corner. ...

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30 000 Napkins are stolen from Jamie Oliver every month!

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by Murray in Articles, Featured, Jamie Oliver, News

Friday, October 19, 2012 at 06:30

Jamie Oliver says 30,000 napkins per month depart his restaurants in diner's pockets and handbags. Jamie Oliver accredits these thefts to ...

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World's Most Expensive Coffee! Move over civet droppings, elephant dung coffee is now the thing

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by Baz in Articles, Featured, News

Friday, October 19, 2012 at 06:00

Civit Coffee is set to be replaced on the most Expensive list by Elephant Dung coffee according to Anantara Hotels in Thailand. The resort has begun refining its own coffee beans ...

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World's Most Expensive Cocktail! Yours for only £5 500!

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by Murray in Articles, News

Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 12:33

Mixologist Salvatore Calabrese created the world's most expensive cocktail, the "Salvatore Legacy" at the Playboy Club, London. He mixed together some of the worlds oldest and mist expensive spirits to create a cocktail that will set you back £5 500. By using some of the oldest liquor in the world he claims to have also made the World's Oldest Cocktail too, around 750 years old. So what's in it? There's 40ml of 1788 Clos de Griffier Vieux Cognac, 20ml of 1770 Kummel Liqueur, ...

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Burger King's Gourmet Charred Bamboo & Squid Ink Burger!

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by Dexter in Articles, Featured, News

Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 11:00

The premium 'Kuru Burger' made with buns baked with bamboo charcoal and squid ink ketchup. This is not a Heston Blumenthal creation but Burger King Japan celebrating ...

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Meat is Murder! Militant Morrissey (The Smiths) talks about vegetarianism on Colbert Report

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by Murray in Articles, Featured, News

Monday, October 15, 2012 at 06:30

Morrissey has not lightened up with age as he chats about things he hates on The Colbert Report including Meat is Murder! It is not just meat that comes under the whip from Morrissey but the Royal Family also leave a bad taste in his mouth, going as far as to say even Pippa was "horrendous". The man who found resonance with millions of confused young teenagers trying ...

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Come Dine SA Episode 4 gets ugly, "I'm an idiot from America". Get ready to cringe South Africa!

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by Dexter in Articles, Come Dine SA, News

Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 17:31

Let's gang up on the American at the Come Dine SA table! It looks as though we are about to see the ugly side of South Africans as they gang up on the American and trick her into saying something stupid. How dreadfully childish! What do you think? Should foreign guests be treated with a little more respect or are they fair game? Scroll down for video ...

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MasterChef SA Season 2 Audition Dates! Get your act together quickly, no time to lose.

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by Baz in Articles, Featured, News

Friday, October 12, 2012 at 14:38

MasterChef SA will return to South African television in 2013 with auditions to begin in October. It's time to get in the kitchen and start practising those audition dishes as the hit show makes a comeback for Season Two. Gourmet Guys can officially confirm that South Africa's premier reality TV cooking competition, MasterChef SA Season 2 will return next year. Furthermore viewers can expect a bumper season as sources indicate the show will increase it's episode count to two episodes ...

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Adverts that would send the modern woman into meltdown! [PHOTO'S]

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by Dexter in Articles, Commercials, Featured, News, Opinion

Friday, October 12, 2012 at 07:00

DISCLAIMER: GOURMET GUYS IN NO WAY ENDORSES ANY OF THESE ADVERTS. Fat Boy Slim famously once said, "We've come a long way baby" and it all rings true when one takes a browse at some of these adverts sourced from antiquity. In true Mad Men style some of these advertisers got away with murder. Trying to pick out a favourite was difficult but we kind of settled on the Kenwood Chef, "The Chef does everything but cook - that's what wives are for", followed closely by "Christmas morning ...

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