Eatfresh in Umhlanga

Olive_Twist_logoEatfresh in Umhlanga

Olive Twist is proud to be associated with Eatfresh – the new gourmet sandwich and smoothie bar located in Chartwell Drive in Umhlanga. People are raving about the home baked varieties of bread with delicious toppings made fresh on site daily. Read more ›

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We’re Going Back to School!


We’re Going Back to School!

I’m a Girls College old girl and it is wonderful and a bit nostalgic to go visit my old haunting ground. Girls College has a wonderful new function venue located by the entrance of Millers Grove and we are really looking forward to making something special for the Old Girls luncheon on the 20th of July as well as catching up with some familiar faces! Read more ›

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Its Wedding fever again!


Olive_Twist_logoWedding fever!

This year we’ve had more wedding requests than ever before.  There is nothing better than being such an important part of someone’s most memorable day and that is why we take our prep work for these events seriously.

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Another accolade for Durbs!

Olive_Twist_logoDube Trade Port Events

Working at Olive Twist takes you on a journey to some amazing events and incredible venues.  Catering at a function at  Dube City, located within Dube TradePort  and the first purpose-planned aviation related city in Africa, is an experience second to none.

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Cox Yeats gets their grill on…


Olive_Twist_logoCox Yeats Attorneys – Staff Event

Cox Yeats Attorneys have been loyal clients since Olive Twist first started.  They have stunning office premises on Umhlanga Ridge and do not just pay lip service to the notion of staff wellbeing.  Read more ›

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The Durban July is going green!

Olive_Twist_logoThe Durban July

Us Durbanites have a habit of leaving things to the last minute…so don’t forget the July is coming up and if you would like Olive Twist to take care of your catering. Don’t delay give us a call today. Read more ›

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We’ve moved!

Olive_Twist_logoWe’ve moved!

Olive twist has just recently moved premises to 65 St Andrews Drive (Durban North), it is  a lot more spacious and we are really keen on using the large patio area to do client tastings and also some pop-up dinners where we try out some new menu ideas. Read more ›

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Discovering my sweet tooth…

Olive_Twist_logoDiscovering my sweet tooth

As I approach my last trimester of my pregnancy I am discovering a love for all things sweet! It was this time last year that my husband and I were in Italy and I have been feeling particularly nostalgic for these delicious pastries called “Cornetti” which I enjoyed every morning with my coffee. Read more ›

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Welcome to the OliveTwist Blog

Olive_Twist_logoWelcome to OliveTwist’s Blog

Olive Twist is a family-run business founded by Ros Ivey and her brother Richard Hacker. Their passion for food has inspired them to do what they love and the company is known for going above and beyond in the creation of gourmet masterpieces. Read more ›

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To End on a Sweet Note

Olive_Twist_logoTo End on a Sweet Note

We’re often asked for dessert buffets at weddings to match the theme and colour scheme of the big day. I was thrilled to see Amy Atlas has a new book called Sweet Designs Read more ›

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