Sheldon Raju’s Indian Cuisine Expedition

Durban-raised chef Sheldon Raju is on a journey through India to find the origins of the country’s cuisine and trace the influence it’s had on the South African palate. We’re following him as he makes his way through the streets of Bangalore, takes romantic train rides to Madurai, dines at temples of old, explores Mumbai’s flavours, and so much more, all in the name of rediscovering the essence of Indian food.

Raju’s love for the art of cooking was developing during his childhood, thanks to the time he spent with his grandfather – whom he credits as his inspiration and dedicates his passion to – at the community temple. This…
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Sheldon Raju’s Indian Cuisine Expedition

The winners: 2015 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards

Restaurant of the Year - Luke Dale-Roberts of The Test Kitchen with Claudia Walters of Mercedes-Benz and Abigail Donnelly of Eat Out.

Restaurant of the Year – Luke Dale-Roberts of The Test Kitchen with Claudia Walters of Mercedes-Benz and Abigail Donnelly of Eat Out.

South Africa’s finest chefs and restaurants were celebrated at the annual Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards which took place on 15 November 2015.

The event took the term ‘Sunday lunch’ to a different level altogether as guests tucked into the finest food and wine at…
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