Exclusive Offer From 221 Waterfront – Cape Town

Hi guys.I hope you are all good and well.I thought that I should write this post to inform you about this great special, for those of you that are coming down to Cape Town soon.It’s at 221 Waterfront, located in the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront.

221waterfront

Details:

Experience a thrilling sunset cruise of the beautiful Table Bay Harbour sipping sparkling wine, after which you will be taken to the exclusive address at water’s edge, 221 Waterfront.

Enjoy incredible views of Table Mountain whilst enjoying the dishes of executive chef Katerina Alexandris.

Dishes:

1.) prawns wrapped in kataifi pastry, deep-fried and moistened with a southern Cajun butter sauce.

2.) Linefish grilled with Cajun spice, finished with sour cream and pepper jelly.

Or for Dessert:

Enjoy a decadent chocolate brownie mantled with a rich warm chocolate sauce and served with ice-cream as the perfect end to a world-class meal.

* An extensive cocktail menu and wine cellar are available

Prices:

The Sunset cruise are, R370 per person, including a 1.5 hour cruise, 2 glasses of sparkling wine and a three-course dinner

The Lunch cruise are, R210 per person, including a 1 hour cruise, and a two-course lunch

Remember to quote “Cruise and dinner” package when making your reservation.

Complimentary:

For the months of July and August, receive a complimentary glass of sherry or port with your meal, and a 2-3 hour Waterfront parking voucher.

For Bookings:

Call 021 418 3633 or email info@221waterfront.co.za to make your booking – don’t forget to quote “July / August winter special”.

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Published in: on July 10, 2009 at 9:30 am  Leave a Comment  
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Cape Town – The Visual Experience

Hi Folks

We have recently added a Cape Town Videos section to the Cape Town Tours website.We hope these videos will visually give you an idea of a future tour or trip to Cape Town.

Here is the link:

Cape Town Videos

Please feel free to comment.

Thanks

The Island Safari Team

Fresh Coconut Milk Pana Cotta with a Strawberry Sorbet Cone

Hi Folks,

As promised I am back again today, to post another one of our classic recipes for you to try and enjoy.Please give us some feedback, by leaving a comment, thanks.

The Recipe:

Fresh Coconut Milk Pana Cotta with a Strawberry Sorbet Cone

1.)Making the Coconut Milk Pana Cotta

Ingredients Needed:

Pana Cotta
2 leaves gelatine
600ml fresh coconut milk
100g sugar

Instructions:

Bring coconut milk and sugar to simmering
point.

Melt gelatine over low heat and add to mixture.

Fill large moulds with the mixture 5mm from the top. Let set in fridge.

Makes 4.

The Result:

coconut-pinnacota

2.)Making the Strawberry Sorbet

Ingredients Needed:

Strawberry Sorbet
250ml strawberry juice
250g fresh strawberries
150g sugar
zest and juice of 1 lime

Instructions:

Let strawberries and sugar stand in fridge overnight.

Blend in food processor.

Heat the strawberry juice, lemon juice and zest.

Mix the warm juice and pureed strawberries and chill.

Churn in an ice cream maker till frozen and place in a container in the freezer.

The Result:

strawberry-sorbet

And Scoop into a cone like this one:

sugar_cone

So guys, I hope you enjoy this recipe and check back soon for another recipe.

Have a nice day.

The Island Safari Team.

The Zambezi, Hippos and British Airways

Hi Guys

Welcome to another Island Safari blog update.

Just a reminder, check back to this blog  on Monday, when we will post our next recipe.It will be worth it, as always.

Read and be informed.

The Zambezi River

The Zambezi River is reaching its annual high levels, which means that the White Water Rafting season is at and for the next few months. The Zambezi is known to have the best 1 day White Water Rafting in the world, but the seasonal high water levels make even this River too much to handle.

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Gorongosa National Park

Following the relocation of six elephants in September 2008, Gorongosa National Park in Mozambique has received five hippos from iSimangaliso Wetland Park in South Africa. The five hippos represent the first shipment of 30 hippos that iSimangaliso Wetland Park offered to Gorongosa National Park. Hippo relocation is part of the Gorongosa National Park project’s goal to restore the Gorongosa ecosystem. They keep grasses short and palatable for other herbivores that cannot feed on long grass. Additionally, introducing more hippos with different characters will improve the genetic pool of future generations.

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Bristis Airways – Special Bag Charge

Effective April 1, British Airways will introduce a Special Bag Charge (SBC) for certain items of checked baggage, which, according to the carrier, will help to cover the additional cost of handling these items. In addition, BA will introduce consistent maximum dimensions for a standard checked bag of 90cm X 75cm X 43cm. Other key changes will include the introduction of a 25 handling fee for oversized bags between 90cm X 75cm X 43cm and 240cm X 65cm X 75cm and a 25 handling fee for all firearms.

Have a nice day.

The Island Safari Team

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