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  • Cederberg Sunday Wineday at La Mouette

    It’s time to get ready for the Cederberg Sunday Wineday at La Mouette! You know what’s more fun a night out with a few drinks? Day drinking. The sun is shining, the clothes are relaxed, the wine is flowing and the food is perfect. It’s my ideal weekend activity. As if made specially for me, La Mouette […] More

  • Win a Fleur Du Cap Chenin Blanc 2015 & Artisanal Salt

    It’s wine time on our Instagram! If you aren’t following us on Instagram yet, it’s about time you do so. Apart from incredible competitions, we provide a more personal experience by exploring Cape Town’s hidden gems and highlighting the latest trends that we come across. During the month of April, we’re are also hosting a competition with […] More

  • The Deckhouse Crab Shack and BBQ Review

    Stop what you’re doing. Get up. Get into your car (or on your bike, this is Cape Town after all) and drive to Kloof Street. Find a parking anywhere because those don’t come easily. And walk toward The Deckhouse Crabshack and BBQ. Get a table. Sit down. And order the Shrimp Popcorn. Not my usual […] More

  • La Mouette is the top StreetSmart Contributor

    Every post I write about La Mouette, I have a little shpiel about how they work with the StreetSmart charity at the bottom. While I always thought that it was great that they were involved, I never thought much of it. BUT I WAS WRONG. Because La Mouette is the top StreetSmart Contributor. Thanks to […] More

  • My T Iced launches in South Africa

    My T Iced is the latest addition to fridges and beverage shelves across South Africa. A premium, artisanal, iced tea. Hot brewed and rich in minerals and antioxidants. So what sets My T Iced apart from other iced teas on the market? And what message is being sent out to that market with this healthier […] More

  • Rémy Martin Cognac Competition

    The Drink “We’ve always been about sharing – the fruits of our labors, the talents of our cellar masters, to create a range of cognacs crafted to suit different tastes but always with a distinctive style.” says Augustin Depardon, Executive Director of Rémy Martin. Premium, luxury cognac brand, Rémy Martin, was founded more than 290 years ago, […] More

  • All you can eat Bacon – Win a double ticket to Baconfest!

    All you can eat bacon! On Saturday the 5th of December 2015 The South African Baconfest celebrates the love of bacon at La Bottega Restaurant at Buchanan square 160 Sir Lowry Rd, Woodstock in Cape Town. The event is divided into two sittings, afternoon and evening, where you can pig out to your heart’s content, on […] More

  • Win Tickets to the My-BREW Festival

    The My-Brew Festival is a locally produced craft beer and artisan food festival that aims to showcase the best in Cape Towns burgeoning street food and craft beer culture in a festival environment. What can be better than experiencing good food, even better beer and amazing live entertainment? This is what the organisers aim to provide […] More

  • Good Chicken. Inside and out.

    Christmas brings out the best in people. And chickens. The latest Nando’s ad is a story about friendship, honour, and sacrifice. A festive tale from the perspective of someone who dreads it the most – a plump, tasty turkey. This is what makes Nando’s chicken so good, inside and out. Watch the ad now! More

  • La Mouette Summer Menu and News

    Look out the window! THE SUN IS SHINING BRIGHT LIKE A DIAMOND (well, it was when I wrote this). Summer is here and that means that La Mouette Summer Menu and News is out! The new menu will run into early January 2016 along with the a la carte menu. To take advantage of our stunning weather, […] More

  • Stay in Shape with these healthy Juices at Crush Cafe

    Crush is an urban oasis situated in the heart of Cape Town on the bustling St Georges Mall. This gem of a fresh food cafe offers delicious healthy, and nutritious meals using the finest seasonal ingredients. Our commitment is to live to our highest potential and share bliss with everyone The cafe prepares raw, gluten […] More

  • Floreal at the Marianne Wine Estate

    I’m from Durban. Durbanites don’t like driving far. Driving from Atlantic Seaboard to the ‘burbs even freaks me out. So when I schlep (and I mean schlep) somewhere far, like Stellenbosch (gasp!), I want it to be an experience. Enter: Floreal at the Marianne Wine Estate This new bistro-chic style restaurant opened it’s doors in October. […] More