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  • Celebrating South African culture with Rooibos Red Gin

    Cape Town Gin & Spirits Company dedicates this Heritage month to South Africa’s First People and the plant they’ve been harvesting for generations, rooibos. During September, South Africans around the country honour the diverse culture and heritage that makes us as a nation so unique. And is there really a plant that is more South […] More

  • Hendrick’s Gin releases a once in a Blue Moon Lunar Gin

    Hendrick’s Lunar Gin is the second limited edition release from Master Distiller, Ms Lesley Gracie’s Cabinet of Curiosities at the Hendrick’s Gin Palace! Hendrick’s Gin unveils Hendrick’s Lunar Gin, a small batch, limited release gin conjured up from the oddities in Ms Lesley Gracie’s Cabinet of Curiosities at the Hendrick’s Gin Palace. This most peculiar and […] More

  • Order your One-Juice Heritage Day Box

    Raise a juice-box to the rainbow nation! One-Juice crafts the healthiest and tastiest juices available for delivery to your doorstep. This Heritage Day, they have decided to put together a box that reflects the colourful Rainbow Nation. It contains all the necessary nutrients, vitamins, and minerals required for the whole family. A mix of healthy fruit […] More

  • Future Farm: Braai for the Future this Heritage Month with the 2030 Burger

    Heritage Day may be about looking to the past and celebrating the varied cultures we share as South Africans, but we can also start looking to our future. A new heritage is building in the food we eat, and Braai Day just got more inclusive, with the meatless Future Burger 2030. Future Farm have brought […] More

  • How To Braai The Perfect Steak.

    With Braai Day only a few days away, it’s time to brush up on your grill skills. Whether it’s for Braai Day, summer afternoons in the garden with family or a get together with friends, a braai is one of the best ways to bring people together. As the summer days approach and we dust […] More

  • It’s Bourbon Heritage Month! Discover the history of this native American spirit.

    September is officially America’s National Bourbon Heritage Month, celebrating the uniquely American history of the spirit. The Distilled Spirits Council of the United States (DISCUS), as part of its “Cheers! Spirits from the U.S.A” campaign; has been introducing South African adult spirits consumers to the diverse range of American spirits, including Bourbons, for several years […] More

  • Urban oasis, The Greenhouse JHB moves to Sandton

    Vibe seekers rejoice, The Greenhouse is coming back bigger, better and greener than ever! Due to its enormous success, the well-loved The Greenhouse JHB has decided to move shop, or should we say garden, from its current location in Rosebank to a bigger space in the heart of Sandton where it will be neighbors with […] More

  • Symmetry Botanical Tonics: A new Season calls for a new Attitude!

    The energy in the air is changing, and whilst the tiny bloomers have started to flower and the sun is feeling a bit warmer, the changes have more to do with attitude. The onset of Spring does that – perhaps the spirit animal in each of us? Nevertheless, with the new attitude, one often feels […] More

  • State of Flow: Glyn French – the Founder of Flowstone Gins

    Benedictine abbess Hildegard of Bingen, in the early 1100s, wrote about the use of hops and barley in brewing, noting that the addition of hops prevented spoilage. Barb-Nicole Ponsardin, better known as the legendary Widow (or “Verve”) Clicquot used astonishing ingenuity to save what is now one of the best-known champagne houses in the world, […] More

  • Gauteng Mixologists excel in Patrón Perfectionists Competition

    The Patrón Perfectionists Cocktail Competition is a unique challenge for mixologists and bartenders to demonstrate their skills, expertise, and unwavering commitment to creating the perfect Tequila cocktail. The next stage of the Patron Perfectionists Cocktail Competition 2021 is underway with the announcement of the Top 10 bartender finalists, hailing from varied provinces in South Africa. […] More

  • Baozi Party with wundercook

    It’s a delicious comfort with every bite! wundercook is the official supplier of Home Bao in Johannesburg is offering really great options for dumplings and potstickers with lots to choose from so you don’t have to give cooking a second thought. Their Baozi are an absolute treat and it is now easier than ever to enjoy […] More

  • Acclaimed chef Luke Dale Roberts brings The Shortmarket Club to Joburg!

    After a series of successful pop-up restaurants in Joburg, award-winning chef Luke Dale Roberts now stamps a permanent mark on the Jozi food scene with the opening of the The Shortmarket Club JHB at Oxford Parks in Rosebank, Johannesburg. The original Shortmarket Club in Cape Town has seen much success and garnered rave reviews since […] More