Expresso on SABC3 preview for the week of March 30, 2015


Katlego Maboe; Elana Afrika; Graeme Richards; Leigh-Anne Williams; Ewan StrydomMonday 30 March

Considering Dubai as a holiday destination? Throughout the week we’ll be exploring Dubai, from heritage and culture to food trends, find out all you need to know and book those flights. The viral video report brings you the weekend’s most viewed online videos, so you can be the first to share the best. SA Menswear Week features outfits from local designers who translate street style trends for a modern African city. Delicious recipes for a mouth-watering send off as the chefs say bye bye to the berry season.

Tuesday 31 March

Discover the art of flatland BMX with international pro-rider, Catfish! SA designer, Hendrik Vermeulen – Up and coming young SA designer from the Free State, just back – from small town to catwalk fame local designer shares his story. Explore the hand crafted world of Ngwenya Glass, 100% recycled glassware produced in Swaziland which also features educational development programs and a serious attitude about having minimal impact on environment.

Wednesday 1 April

It’s April fool’s Day! Be wary and don’t believe everything you hear today! But that doesn’t mean you can’t have some fun with us in studio! Does your child have nature deficit disorder? Nikki Bush discusses that how spending too little time outdoors could affect your child’s behaviour. Ciro reviews the brand new good looking, rugged and adventurous Opel Mokka could this be the SUV that South Africans have been waiting for?  When it comes to chocolate a little guilt is almost inevitable, but this Easter you can feel good about giving and enjoying chocolate eggs and bunnies which have been made using sustainable cocoa. This week our gaming guru, Grant Hinds, takes the latest Ferrari game for a test-drive and we find out if Ciro’s virtual steering skills match up to his real driving skills. Meet the extraordinary dogs and horses who are unknowingly improving the quality of life of vulnerable individuals through Animal Assisted Therapy.

Thursday 2 April

Actor and presenter Sean Marco joins us in studio for an early morning catch up about his latest performance in the Afrikaans big screen comedy, Strikdas. Do you have any culinary questions for our chefs? Need some advice on how to perfect a recipe? Want to impress the in-laws? Get your answer from those in the know with our Culinary Hotline! It’s time for the 7th installment of The Fast & The Furious, as the fans eagerly await the inhuman stunts of Vin Diesel and the gang, we look under the “hood” of this successful franchise.

Friday 3 April

Rebbetzin Sara Wineberg shares her family’s traditional Pesach recipe. Need some Easter food inspiration? Looking to spoil your family with something sweet and traditional? Why not try our delicious Hot Cross Bun Bread and Butter pudding recipe. If you love fashion then don’t miss the expert fashionistas from the Fash Pack who thrive on sharing the latest trends and news.

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