Author Archive | Lizanne Du Plessis

Amarula Malva Pudding recipe for Christmas!

The Groot Sleutelfontein kitchen staff have given a twist to the classic South African Malva Pudding.  We call it “Amarula Malva” and recommend it for your Christmas table this year.  This well-received recipe is often served to guests at our four star lodge. What you need: 1 cup sugar 1 egg 1 tablespoon apricot jam 1 […]

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Well known game farmer Wiaan van der Linde at Groot Sleutelfontein

  We have been privileged to recently have our friend and fellow game farmer, Wiaan van der Linde, at Groot Sleutelfontein Game Reserve.  Wiaan was heading the capturing and relocation of new species on the reserve, and his skill, passion and expertise has been commendable. In the game industry Wiaan needs no introduction. He is […]

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Groot Sleutelfontein acquires 9 buffalo bulls!

The excitement keeps mounting as Groot Sleutelfontein Private Game Reserve is growing into their own as breeders of exotic game.  Adding to the already established portfolio of golden wildebeest, copper springbuck, golden oryx and Matetsi sables, the African buffalo is a long anticipated addition. The bulls arrived on the reserve at 07h30 on the 17th […]

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Quick facts on Matetsi sables

Ranger’s diary The sables at Groot Sleutelfontein have been successfully released onto the reserve from their initial boma on Thursday 14 May 2015.  Since then they have flourished and adjusted exceptionally well.  A keen interest and knowledge of the animals’ preferences and needs are paramount to achieve this, and our rangers are well experienced in […]

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