The Charcuterie King, Neil Jewell is crowned the best producer in The Paddocks category of The Eat Out DSTV Food Network Produce Awards. The winners were announced during a night market at The Biscuit Mill in Woodstock <http://www.eatout.co.za/Stores-Markets/532/Cape-Town/Markets/Neighbourgoods-Market-Cape-Town> , Cape Town on 15 March 2013. Stands at the night market were run by this year’s finalists and winners, showcasing the best of South Africa’s fresh produce.
The official awards statement: “The Eat Out DSTV Food Network Produce Awards celebrate outstanding, independent South African producers for their integrity, passion and innovation. Winners are those who deliver a consistently high quality product that is SA grown or developed using primary produce from SA. Due care and consideration for both the environment and workforce are essential criteria. In addition to small producers, we also recognize stores and markets for their vital role in the process.”
Neil’s passion and commitment to using only the best ingredients coupled with insatiable creativity makes him a very worthy candidate of this award.
Bread & Wine Vineyard Restaurant on Môreson Farm <http://www.moreson.co.za/> specialises in fare that encompasses the best produce Franschhoek has to offer and showcases it in a beautiful country chic restaurant; paired with the estate’s award-winning wines.