Cake has easily become a new medium for art. Scroll on social media, and it’s likely that you’ll come across some innocent-looking object on the other side of a knife, only to realise reality is a lie and that couch was actually cake the whole time.
Is it cake? has become a valid question for the unsuspecting onlooker, so much so that there’s an entire show of the same title, dedicated to answering the question on Netflix.
In Cape Town, don’t be fooled or think you’re losing your marbles if you happen to see fellow locals taking a bite of a rose or sunflower. If you happen to be at a birthday or wedding, don’t feel confused at the sight of others celebrating by tucking into what you assumed was the decor.