Christmas has always been a huge family celebration.
Everybody used to travel vast distances to the Boland town where I grew up, just to be together. Then, 12 years ago, we bought a farm in the heart of the Karoo.
People think we are crazy to spend December here, but the family knows: If they would like to see us over Christmas, they need to travel to the farm. And they do.
Langfontein is in the Graaff-Reinet district. When my husband Thinus announced that he had made an offer to purchase a Karoo farm, it sounded like a death sentence – I was content with city life.
But I was bowled over by the beauty of this lush Karoo farm, the….
with port macerated
lamb shanks with
red onion on farm
|Rustic Plum tart|