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  • Celebrate Heritage Day 2019 with Windhoek Beer at these Cape Town Restaurants

    How are you celebrating Heritage Day in Cape Town this year? We live in a country of many beautiful and diverse cultures and on 24 September we celebrate each one of them. Every year, restaurants, bars and wine estates come to the party to host special events, exciting menus, and great specials to embrace diversity, […] More

  • Win with The Village Idiot this Heritage Day!

    Celebrate Heritage Day at The Village Idiot! In proud association with Windhoek Beer, The Village Idiot have a Heritage Day prize to get you drooling. Want to feast on a Harvest Table and Spit including Windhoek Beer for FOUR? Yes you do. Carry on reading. This inner city neighborhood restaurant and bar is a lively […] More

  • Celebrate National Heritage Day at Boschendal Wine Estate

    Wine is a part of our heritage, is it not? Beautiful Boschendal Wine Estate is the perfect setting for a lazy afternoon. An active afternoon. Just any afternoon really. Rolling lawns, delicious food and superb wines would make anyone do a happy dance. Throw in a public holiday and you’re good to go. This Heritage […] More

  • The International Tequila Festival is coming to Cape Town!

    Bring your sombrero but don’t forget your dancing shoes too. Cape Town’s first ever International Tequila Festival 2019 is here! The event will feature 30 Tequila, Mezcal and other Agave spirits. Agave? Yes. Tequila and Mezcal are made from the agave plant and have a geographical trademark for manufacturing in Mexico, but we’re lucky enough […] More

  • Wine on the River is back this October!

    Robertson Wine Valley is celebrating their 14th Wine on the River festival in partnership with Nedbank on 11 – 13 October 2019. On the weekend of 11-13 October 2019, come and see talented winemakers, innovative craftspeople and inspiring chefs from the area congregating on Goudmyn Farm to showcase the best fine wines. The Wine Theatre […] More

  • Creative Collection No.2: Inverroche launches Coco L’Orange (WIN!)

    There is a new Creative Collection in town! Inverroche Distillery has recently released the second addition to their Creative Collection. Once again, making big moves in the South African gin scene, offering all gin lovers exciting new flavours & profiles. Lorna Scott cherishes a vision to create products that can be associated with the people […] More

  • Win: Daily Specials at African Pride Arabella Hotel & Spa, Autograph Collection

    It’s a win-win. The African Pride Arabella Hotel & Spa, Autograph Collection in picturesque Kleinmond and Kogelberg Biosphere is a luxurious boutique hotel surrounded by fynbos and natural beauty. Waltz through their doors and indulge in a decadent spa experience, golf course and fitness centre, and superb dining establishments like Jamani restaurant, Barnabas Bar and […] More

  • Cheep: Let your stomach swipe right.

    “When you’re hangry, you don’t always think clearly. But these days, one thing you are probably clear about is that you haven’t got tons of cash to make the hunger go away.” says Marvin Leugering, Cheep Co-Founder. That’s where Cheep comes in. This revolutionary app, launching in Cape Town, but available anywhere, lists the best […] More

  • Nature’s Source Kale, Corn Spinach & Savoury Granola Salad Recipe

    Bokomo Nature’s Source range of mueslis are tasty morning morsels making breakfast a breeze for South African families. Made from wholesome rolled oats, nuts, fruit pieces and seeds, there are three different ranges: Nature’s Source Luxury, Nature’s Source Crunch and Nature’s Source Benefit. These brilliant breakfast treats comes in an array of fantastic flavours too […] More

  • When should I send back a Bottle of Wine in a Restaurant?

    Eben Bezuidenhoud is the founder of Independent Sommelier, a company that helps restaurants and consumers alike to enjoy the innovative and diverse realm of wine. He consults for restaurants, hotels and private clients. I can see the picture. You’re out at a great restaurant and the evening has kicked off great. So to keep the […] More

  • Sushi Specials Cape Town 2019

    Are you a sushi enthusiast? We are as well. But we love a great sushi special even more! If there is a half-price sushi special, you just have to take advantage of it. All-you-can-eat sushi? Yes please. We will be adding a summary of all sushi specials in Cape Town to this page. We will […] More

  • Getting cheesy, chocolatey, and fruity with Hirsch’s Homestore

    Over the last two weeks, we’ve had the joy of partnering with Hirsch’s Homestore to trial a few of their products. They challenged us to showcase what their LG Microwave, Bosch Juicer and Russel Hobbs Slow Cooker were all about. Oozy, boozy choc-banana koek in the LG NeoChef microwave. The 25l LG NeoChef Microwave is a […] More