These days I Google as much as I read books for recipes and method improvement. The books on this shelf get a lot of usage still though, especially when I’m teaching interns and new cooks. My favourite is by James Peterson,”Sauces”. It’s very well written and informative; gives a little history and background and the recipes are accurate.
Thursday and Saturday evenings Empire is once again open for dinner.
We have an excellent selection of dishes – bring your lover, bring your buddy.
Internet access will be available to diners only, we have a 4Mg ”low contention” line.
You know you want to – we...
Empire has had an excellent season – things got insane for a while for the first two weeks of January!
It’s pretty cool to see the “annual locals” each year. Some return each year from Europe/UK bust most simply return from Over-Vaal :D.
We’re in our tenth year...
Groundswell Surfboards ! Click here! :D
Soon Empire will have it’s own wooden fish (and at a later date an “alaia” too).
This one will be a quad 6’4″. MOST EXCELLENT!
Click the link above and feel the glow...
Please visit this blog : http://southpolesolohowardfairbank.blogspot.com/
Go read his blog. Go support the man. He is incredible. Strong inside and out.
Dominique le Roux, of Moonshine Media is his “anchor” , based in Kalk Bay.
He is able to communicate with us, through...
Jar Cafe has shot another video of Empire Cafe. As much as I hate being on camera (neckface!) I really love the look and feel they have created.
It reinforces my work enjoyment as LOT.
Click their link and see their other videos...
Every 4-6 weeks we host a movie night. These evenings include chicken wings, beer (sometimes a beer tasting) and a free movie.
The goal is just to get the local crew together for a beer and a laugh.
We have held two so far. Both have enjoyed excellent attendance and it seems we are on to a...