A POT OF LOVE FOR THANDOLABANTWANA CRECHE. A Pot of Love was the name of the competition put together for Caxton papers around the country by Hirsch’s, SPAR and Snappy Chef, and the idea behind it was for readers to nominate a child or Gogo headed household or a small crèche that needed some extra loving care. Readers were … More A POT OF LOVE FOR THANDOLABANTWANA CRECHE.
Hirsch’s Homestores recently held a fun and interactive virtual cooking event hosted online live by Margaret Hirsch with Zainab Paruk from the Chilli chocolate chefs. The Chilli chocolate chefs are a Durban based sister duo with over 15 years of experience in catering and cheffing who run their own business which was founded in 2009. … More COOKING WITH THE CHILLI CHOCOLATE CHEFS
Margaret Hirsch, Executive Director of the Hirsch’s Group has been holding virtual workshops for the business community since the beginning of lockdown. “We have held networking events in our shops for the last ten years and they have always been well attended. Going virtual was a simple shift and we have found that people are … More WOMEN IN BUSINESS – COMING TO TERMS WITH LOCKDOWN.
Home is Where the Pasta is. Recently Hirsch’s Homestores held a live cooking demonstration with the pasta king himself Paolo Pepi Mastropaolo from Pestopepi. Pepi, with his many years of experience in the Durban restaurant community, wowed the audience with his Pumpkin gnocchi and ravioli recipe made fresh from scratch. Pepi also whipped up a divine pumpkin … More HOME IS WHERE THE PASTA IS.
What to do when you need to put together a small function and have no idea where to start? Hirsch’s recently held bi-monthly Kitchen Capers virtual event and gave some wonderful tips and ideas, with Guest Chef, Food Stylist, Chef and baker, Lucy Markewicz showing the audience – from around South Africa how to make … More DELICIOUS IDEAS FOR SMALL WEDDINGS & FUNCTIONS
Fun fact! As well as helping you to ease into the day and keep you calm and in a happy place, coffee can actually help to boost your brainpower and metabolism – and it could also lower the risk of type 2 diabetes! A study that was published in the Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics, wrote: … More KEEP CALM AND DRINK COFFEE
Hirsch’s Homestores recently held their second popular virtual Kitchen Capers cooking event. Back in the Siemens kitchen at Hirsch’s Umhlanga (by popular demand) were the Eat Greek catering team Chefs NickPapadopoulos Eric Edwards. Terrilyn from T-INC Brand Catalysts joined duo and demonstrated to the online audience the perfect Diemersfontein wine pairing to compliment the delicious meals – a state of the art Mince Moussaka and a vegetarian inspired Moussaka with a delicious … More KITCHEN CAPERS COOKING
Hirsch’s first virtual Kitchen Capers event brings together cooking enthusiasts from around South Africa. A popular event on the Hirsch’s calendar has, since its inception a year ago, been their Kitchen Capers event that before COVID19 was held on a monthly basis in Hirsch’s shops in KZN, Gauteng and the Cape. With lockdown measures in … More HIRSCH’S – CRISPING IT UP WITH EAT GREEK!
Molly Munyai is a wonderful example of how pure resilience and the courage of one’s convictions can get one to the top of the ladder. During this time of uncertainty in the world, it’s people like Molly who will set the example to those around her who are on the verge of giving up – … More FROM SECURITY GUARD – TO TOP SALES PERSON!
Every morning around the country Hirsch’s branches hold meetings to help motivate and inspire their staff for the busy day ahead – especially now during this difficult time in our history. At Hirsch’s Silverlakes Branch recently, Phathisani Sibanda, one of the top sales people in the branch, gave an inspirational talk on perseverance. Said Phathisani … More PHATHISANI – FINDING THE CLEAN SWEET WATER OF LIFE.