South Africa is a culturalaly diverse country with a rich heritage.Potjiekos or Potjie which means small pot food is a tradition that traces its roots to many years ago around the 17th century.The recipe for Potjie includes meat, vegetables like carrots, cabbage, cauliflower or pumpkin, starches like rice or potatoes. In a nutshell, a Potjie is a social activity with guests engaging in a firechat while the food cooks.The town of Clarens decided many years ago to host the Cluny Animal Trust Potjie Day Competition.
This event sees multitudes of people descend on Clarens to make a contribution towards animal welfare.The event hosted around the dam vicinity allows attendees to swim while enjoying the nice warm sun. Just like many previous events, this years event promises to be memorable.There is going to be live music,variety of wines to enjoy and competitions designed to test participants intellectual and physical skills. Over and above that, this event will see teams of great individuals fighting for honor and recognition through their Potjie cooking skills.
The Cluny Animal Trust Potjie Day Competition is bound to be an event you cant afford to miss.