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Somizi's cookbook highest selling in SA, beats Jamie Oliver to top spot

11 January 2021 10:51 AM
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The best-selling Dinner At Somizi's: I Am Not A Chef was launched in November at a star-studded event in Johannesburg.

We're only a few days into 2021 but it looks like the new year is already shining favorably upon media personality Somizi Mhlongo-Motaung.

The Idols judge is celebrating after his cookbook Dinner At Somizi's: I Am Not A Chef became the highest-selling cookbook in the country recently, even beating off competition from the Naked Chef himself, Jamie Oliver.

The book follows on from the success of Mhlongo-Motaung's TV show, Dinner at Somizi's, in which he interviews his celebrity friends while cooking up a delicious meal for them to enjoy.

Somizi joined Cape Talk's Sara-Jayne King on Weekend Breakfast recently to talk about his inspiration for the book.

The cookbook inspiration came from my Instagram followers after I started posting every meal that I cooked, and that was way before the TV show.

Somizi Mhlongo-Motaung

The book is for people who are scared of the kitchen and who should be okay with making mistakes in the kitchen.

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Click to listen to the podcast from Weekend Breakfast with Sara-Jayne King and guest Somizi:


11 January 2021 10:51 AM
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