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  • 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

  • WIN: Enjoying Half Price Burgers at Darling Brew Woodstock

    There is a new burger spot in town and you should really check it out!   Darling Brewery has been around since 2010 and is one of South Africa’s most-awarded microbreweries. Emphasis is always placed on quality, innovation, service, sustainability and lifestyle in everything they do. In the process, the brewery has become Africa’s first […] 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 Chicken & Broccoli Bake 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

  • Unilever Food Solutions Chef of the Year Crowned

    On Wednesday 5 September, after a thrilling final, Unilever Food Solutions crowned their 2018 Chef of the Year winners. Held in five categories – Senior, Junior, Team of 4, High Tea and Rise Up – the Unilever Food Solutions Chef of the Year is the oldest culinary competition in South Africa, and in its 40 […] More

  • When life gives you lemons, make a Monkey Shoulder Godfather Sour

    Always swaying towards the unconventional, Monkey Shoulder Scotch whisky invites you to stir up a Godfather Sour as winter draws to an end. Imagine the smooth, rich flavour of Monkey Shoulder mixed into a refreshing cocktail that’s also pretty simple to make. Of course, Monkey Shoulder Whisky, which has earned its place in the shakers […] More

  • Exciting Winter Menu at Shimmy Beach Restaurant

    Shimmy Beach Club has announced their 2018 Winter Menu, an offering of lavish comfort food. It’s that time of the year again, the weather is getting cooler and the days are getting shorter. So, why not have your ‘beach day’ at Shimmy Beach Club? Take in the gorgeous ocean views from a cozy spot indoors, while savouring […] More

  • Wishing Charles Tanqueray a Happy Birthday!

    Inventor. Entrepreneur. Gin extraordinaire. Meet Charles Tanqueray. He is a mysterious player in the world of gin and its history. Nearly 200 years after he brought life to one of the most well-known gin brands, there is still much we do not know about this character. Born on the 27th of March 1810, we celebrate […] More