Eating mushrooms or learning to grow this delicious proliferate is said to give you the ability to photosynthesise sunlight into Barry White’s voice. Enjoy learning more about this vegetable that has flavoured many an Alfredo pasta and risotto, sans or avec a come hither voice, with today’s Groupon and save up to 63% on an exclusive exotic mushroom and wine pairing event OR an Exotic mushroom growing course at the South African Gourmet Mushroom Academy Pay R149 for an exclusive exotic mushroom and wine pairing event, valued at R350 Pay R349 for a course on Growing gourmet or exotic mushrooms for profit, valued at R950 Hieroglyphics found in the tombs of the Pharaohs suggest that the ancient Egyptians believed the mushroom to be the plant of immortality and awesomeness. Also known as specialty mushrooms, these gourmet saprophytes include names such as Shiitake, Nameko, Enoki, Shimeji, Paddy straw, a variety of pink, golden, tree, phoenix, abalone and king oyster mushrooms and many more. Enjoy a delightful exotic mushroom and wine pairing event presented by South Africa’s worldrenowned gourmet mushroom expert, Dr Adriaan Smit. During this pairing you will indulge in the unique mushroom tasting flavours – nutty, earthy, meaty, or seafood. Your taste sensation will be paired with suitable and awardwinning South African and European wines. This is truly a not to be missed opportunity for the discerning food and wine connoisseur. With the emerging gourmet mushroom trend pulling the country in a new direction, faster than the Macarena circa 1994, perceptions of mushrooms are changing rapidly and so are industries. All over the world, between sixty and hundred gourmet mushroom species can nowadays be cultivated commercially. Learn how to cultivate your own exotic mushrooms at home or be enlightened on The Big Five of mushroom gastronomy namely, taste, aroma, texture, succulence and presentation when doing the pairing. Both the exotic mushroom and wine pairing event and course will be presented by Dr Adriaan Smit. Mushroom fact Mushrooms were also the favourite vegetable of moustached plumbers Mario and Luigi. Besides devouring Italian pasta, these two heroes loved to munch on mushrooms to help gain strength and agility which aided in their quest to save the helpless princess, who often purposely hid from the two plumbers as she felt they were too creepy. Coupons from Groupon Tickets Tour Tickets City Tours Services Training Courses Cookery Courses Tickets Cape Town Cape Town Tours Cape Town City tours Services Cape Town Training courses Cape Town Cookery courses Cape Town Further deals in this category 1. Pay R50 for a ticket to Oktober Bierfest in Johannesburg, valued at R100 save 50% 2. Pay R99 for a ticket to see Africa Umoja OR Pay R149 for a ticket and a threecourse dinner at the Victory Theatre save up to 50% 3. Pay R67 for a ticket to Travelling Band at the Barnyard Theatre, valued at R135 save 50% 4. Pay R60 for a ticket to see Africa Clockwise at the Old Mutual Theatre on The Square, valued at R120 save 50% 5. Pay R157.50 for a fourcourse dinner and a show at Casta Diva, valued at R315 save 50% Further deals in this city 1. Pay R99 for a 60minute hot stone, swedish, aromotherapy or deep tissue massage, valued at R350 2. Pay R69 for a cheese and cold meat platter for two, including a wine tasting at Bilton Wines, valued @ R140 save 51% 3. Pay R220 for a colonic hydrotherapy session at Yemaya Spa save 55% 4. Pay R150 for one month’s worth of unlimited boxing classes at Master Energies Boxing, valued at R500 save 70% 5. Refocus on what’s important in your life, with Equilibrium Consulting, for R150, valued at R300 save 50% Further deals in South Africa 1. Pay R1980 for a Nelson Mandela 90th Birthday 2008 MS67 R5 coin from The Coin Company, valued at R4500 save 56% 2. Pay R99 for a Kérastase VitaTopseal treatment and blowdry at Cutting Edge Hair Designs, valued at R520 save 81% 3. Pay R180 for a 3course gourmet meal for you and someone special worth R400 at Cosmopolitan Restaurant save 55% 4. Pay R140 for a fresh cut and blow dry at Putz Haircare and Design, valued at R300 Save 53% 5. Pay R100 for gents cut, treatment and fifteenminute scalp massage at Style Professional Hairdressing, valued at R260 save 62% Further deals in other categories 1. Pay R120 instead of R495 for a 30 minute Doctor Fish™ nibble, a 30 minute Indian head massage and a 45minute Swedish neck, back and shoulder massage at Dr Fish Spa save 76% 2. Pay R20 per person for two games of bowling at Xtreme Bowling, valued at R50 save 60% 3. The perfect Christmas read Pay R135 for Geneen Roth’s Women, Food and God, valued at R270 Save 50% 4. Pay R99 for a comprehensive SCIO balancing session at SCIO Now, valued at R400 save 75% 5. Save up to 71% on gloss or matt prints from Foto First Rivonia
Save up to 63% on an exclusive Exotic mushroom and Wine Pairing Event OR an Exotic mushroom growing course at the South African Gourmet Mushroom Academy
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In a Nutshell
Save up to 63% on an exclusive Exotic mushroom and Wine Pairing Event OR an Exotic mushroom growing course Exotic Mushroom and Wine Pairing event and course will be presented by South Africa’s world-renowned gourmet mushroom cultivation expert, Dr Adriaan Smit Course is on growing gourmet/exotic mushrooms for profit Course will be five-hours and includes light refreshments and a mushrrom cultivation manual Taste unique mushroom flavours paired with award-winning wines Indulge in delicious mushrooms Mushroom flavours include nutty, earthy, meaty, or seafood Experience something new Treat your taste buds Perfect event for aspiring or discerning food and wine connoisseurs
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Valid for 12 months Booking essential and subject to availability: 021 881 3586 or email email@example.com Growing gourmet/exotic mushrooms for profit course: Saturdays, 9:00 to 14:00 Exotic Mushroom and Wine Pairing: Saturdays, 11:30 to 13:30 All bookings must be made 7 days in advance No under 18’s for Exotic Mushroom and Wine Pairing Event No shows and late cancellations forfeit Groupon Groupon issued and valid once deal closes Picture displayed is a representation Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.