The Chocolate Festival is back!
by Editor on 28 June 2019
Chocolate, chocolate and even more chocolate! That’s what you are guaranteed to find at this year’s Chocolate Festival. Heaven for any sweet tooth fanatics, this two-day chocolate extravaganza takes place over the weekend of 31 August and 1 September (10am to 4pm daily) at The Woodmill in Stellenbosch. Expect to find a chocolate line up of gastronomical proportion. The usual plus a handful of artisanal gems ...
FNB Creative Coffee Week set to brew up a storm in Durban
by Editor on 30 May 2019
Coffee Professionals from all over South Africa and abroad will be brewing up innovation, excitement and passion around all things coffee when the FNB Creative Coffee Week 2019 takes place in Durban from 27-29 June 2019. Following the unprecedented success of the inaugural Creative Coffee Week last year, event organisers Melanie Winter and Iain Evans of Coffee Magazine have planned an even bigger and better programm...
June Live Music - Bay Harbour Market
by Editor on 27 May 2019
It’s that time again when Bay Harbour Market announces its line-up for the weekend ahead – live music on the KWV Classic Collection Sound Stage. Friday, 31 May 2019 - Money For Bali Saturday, 1 June 2019 - Ashweeta Sunday, 2 June 2019 - Dan Fernandes Bay Harbour Market is open every Friday 5pm – 9pm and Saturday/Sunday 9.30am – 4pm. In addition to live music the BOOM Bar, global food selection, amazi...
Entrepreneurs gather at Indaba in Cape Town
by Editor on 20 May 2019
Business owners and entrepreneurs will gather at the Entrepreneurs Indaba in Cape Town on Sat 25 May 2019 to grow their businesses and network with fellow entrepreneurs. The event takes on the format of a full-day conference with plenary sessions and networking breaks throughout the day. More than eight entrepreneurial experts and talented business minds will share their stories, growth strategies, tips, tools and...
Franschhoek Winter Wines
by Editor on 17 May 2019
Winter is here, and the best part is that Franschhoek is #OpenForWinter. Brave the weather and head to the Franschhoek Cellar for this year’s edition of Franschhoek Winter Wines. Inspired by the season this Winter warmer festival will take place on Saturday, 15 June (11am to 4pm). The cozy setting of the cellar is the ideal location to mingle with the Franschhoek Vignerons who will be showcasing some of their fi...
De Krans - Best in Category and Top 100
by Editor on 13 May 2019
De Krans, widely known as being one of SA’s leading port-style wine producers, once again showed that they are more than a one trick pony at the recent 2019 National Wine Challenge Awards. Their Cape Vintage Reserve 2016 was awarded the Grand Cru Award (Best in Category) as well as a Double Platinum and position on the sought-after Top 100 SA Wines for 2019. The awards were announced at a special event on Thursday,...
Constantia Glen named top SA White Wine at IWC
by Editor on 10 May 2019
Constantia Glen named top SA White Wine and Sauvignon Blanc at IWC Constantia Glen has triumphed as South Africa’s best white wine overall and top Sauvignon Blanc clinching two trophies at the 2019 International Wine Challenge (IWC) in London. Applauding the Constantia Glen 2018 Sauvignon Blanc as top achiever overall with a score of 96/100, the judges described the wine as “breezy, stony but succulent” ...
Constantia Glen kick-starts winter with exciting new comfort food
by Editor on 07 May 2019
Constantia Glen kick-starts winter with exciting new comfort food Winter will be a hearty one at Constantia Glen with a selection of delicious homemade soups and more substantial dishes to tuck into at their tasting room. Available as single servings or as a trio of smaller portions, visitors can indulge in Constantia Glen’s famous traditional Austrian beef goulash served with Spätzle, French onion soup with ...
Franschhoek amongst the Top 30 travel destinations for millennials
by Editor on 06 May 2019
With the 2nd half of 2019 fast approaching most millennials make use of this time to plan their next holiday. Whether it’s solo travel or a bucket list once-in-a-lifetime trip, they are chomping at the bit to hop on the next plane (or car) and experience what the world has to offer. Although millennials know what they want they also rely on some guidance, and in doing so travel-planning site müvTravel has made...
Cosy winter value at Steenberg’s trendy Bistro Sixteen82
by Editor on 15 April 2019
Cosy winter value at Steenberg’s trendy Bistro Sixteen82 Warm up with Chef Kerry Kilpin’s exciting seasonal creations and excellent winter value at Bistro Sixteen82, Steenberg’s beloved cellar door restaurant in Constantia. For an indulgent lunch of neo-bistro comfort food, there’s a special Hearty & Homely Menu to keep you fuelled from Monday to Friday, 2 May till 30 September 2019, excluding public hol...
Grande Provence goes back to its roots with new Heritage Tasting Menu
by Editor on 02 April 2019
Grande Provence goes back to its roots with new Heritage Tasting Menu Grande Provence, the landmark 1694 Heritage Wine Estate in Franschhoek, has gone back to its culinary roots with a new Heritage Tasting Menu. Prepared by Marvin Robyn, the passionate young head chef who is bringing new energy to The Restaurant at Grande Provence, the Heritage Tasting Menu is available exclusively to dinner guests. The menu offe...
Middelvlei Family Day
by Editor on 27 March 2019
Save the date for this year’s Middelvlei Family Day, Monday, 22 April, which promises to be a fun day out for the whole family. The Easter Bunny will be popping in on the day to the farm making the Middevlei Easter Egg Hunt extra fun. Look out for the special clues hidden to uncover an abundance of sweet treats. Adding to the day’s fun and festivities are the line-up of boeresport games, guaranteed to be one of...
Decorex Durban welcomes big crowds to African-inspired exhibition
by Editor on 27 March 2019
It was non-stop inspiration at this year’s Decorex Durban as 21 628 visitors streamed through the doors of the Durban Exhibition from 21 to 24 March, taking in 2019 trends showcased by Africa’s leading décor, design and lifestyle exhibition. “The ‘Designing for Africa - feels like home’ theme was so beautifully incorporated into every aspect of this year’s Decorex Durban and visitors – which increa...
Gratitude Jazz Sunday
by Editor on 14 March 2019
Celebrate your love for jazz by joining us for another Gratitude Jazz Sunday experience which promises to be quite a treat. Sunday, 31 March, 13:30 till 17:30 Flamigo shopping centre, Modderfontein Space is limited so book today by calling 010 786 1691
Decorex Durban promises a creative feast of flavour for discerning foodies
by Editor on 05 March 2019
To truly appreciate the latest décor trends and styles, visitors to Decorex Durban will be treated to a wide range of foodie features to ensure all senses are completely satisfied. Taking place at the Durban Exhibition Centre from 21 to 24 March, Decorex Durban has announced a mouth-watering line-up of food demonstrations, beautifully-curated dining stations and a number of taste-enhancing bars that have been wor...
Constantia Glen - A timeless vision
by Editor on 28 February 2019
Constantia Glen - A timeless vision The evocative journey spanning over 140 years of Constantia Glen, a jewel in the crown of South Africa’s oldest wine region, has been chronicled in a beautiful coffee table book. Constantia Glen – A timeless vision captures the life and times of this boutique wine estate through its turbulent early history and eventual transformation from forest land into one of the Cape’...
Discover complimentary mystery tastes at Catharina’s Restaurant
by Editor on 19 February 2019
Discover complimentary mystery tastes at Catharina’s Restaurant Discover unexpected tastes and let Steenberg Executive Chef, Kerry Kilpin, take you on a mystery tour of exotic flavours and ingredients to excite your palate at Catharina’s Restaurant. Known for her love of adding a touch of Asian flair to her food, Chef Kerry has stepped up her sense of adventure a notch or two by delighting Catharina’s lunch...
5 reasons Decorex Durban is a massive boost for trade
by Editor on 13 February 2019
Setting the benchmark in décor, design and lifestyle exhibitions, Decorex Durban – running at Durban Exhibition Centre from 21 to 24 March 2019 – will once again provide the trade industry with inspirational products and design offerings that speak to the local market - with a trade-focused day on Friday, 22 March 2019. “The exhibitors at Decorex Durban have really embraced this year’s theme, ‘Design...
Heart-warming Valentine’s Day special at Fish Eagle Café
by Editor on 06 February 2019
Make this a truly memorable Valentine’s Day for that special person in your life by taking advantage of the incredible Valentine’s dinner special at Fish Eagle Café, based at Scottburgh’s Crocworld Conservation Centre. “At the heart of it, the perfect Valentine’s experience hinges on the meal and we have planned an incredible Valentine’s Day menu in the most sensational setting,” said Fish Eagle Ca...
Seventy reasons to enjoy Roodeberg in 2019
by Editor on 23 January 2019
Seventy reasons to enjoy Roodeberg in 2019 Roodeberg, the legendary red blend that has been bringing friends together the world over since 1949, celebrates its 70th anniversary this year. A true South African original that has stood the test of time, Roodeberg is the heart and soul of memorable get-togethers in the company of good friends. There are big plans afoot for 2019 so keep your eyes peeled and hop on bo...