WORKSHOP IN NIEU-BETHESDA: Healing & cooking with Karoo plants
Date: Saturday, 22nd June 2019
The Great Karoo is known for hosting a variety of edible and medicinal plants unique to the area. Nieu-Bethesda locals Barbara Weitz, owner and Chef of The Ibis Lounge, and Neville, a San Bushman & Veld Guide team up to bring you the best of both worlds. You are invited to come and enjoy the tranquil healing energy of the Karoo as you walk about the veld with Neville who will show, tell and harvest a selection of medicinal plants for his herbal tea demonstration. Learn how to brew an age-old traditional Bushman herbal tea, renowned to boost the immune system, detox impurities and help with a range of ailments. Barbara will show you the versatility of some of her favourite herbs and edible plants that she harvests to create a unique and memorable food journey through the Karoo. Sharing interesting facts and cooking tips, she compliments the guidebook included in the workshop.
Escape the city rush and make a weekend trip of it! Reconnect mind, body and soul as you experience and learn about the Karoo's wide range of benefits!