Enjoy delicious Heart of the Helderberg Winter Specials

Enjoy delicious Heart of the Helderberg Winter Specials

Back by popular demand, Somerset West wine estates are offering delectable, value-for money food and wine specials during the chilly winter months. The winter warmers include the following: Vergelegen Wine Estate: Baked Camembert and wine pairing.   Vergelegen...

Book Muratie’s popular Retro Rouge Wine Festival July 27

Book Muratie’s popular Retro Rouge Wine Festival July 27

Muratie will  be hosting their Retro Rouge Wine Festival on Saturday 27 July, This popular celebration of best-loved winter flavours will take place in Muratie’s Canvas Venue, the estate’s exquisite transparent marquee with 360˚ panoramic views over the Stellenbosch...

Taste the very finest at Caroline’s Red Wine Review

Taste the very finest at Caroline’s Red Wine Review

Thursday 25 July (17h00 until 21h00) DHL Stadium Member’s Lounge   Caroline’s 2024 edition of her annual Red Wine Review, hailed as one of the most prestigious tasting events on the South African wine calendar, will be staged on Thursday 25 July (17h00 until...

Escape to Paradise at Ayama in the Paardeberg Mountains

Escape to Paradise at Ayama in the Paardeberg Mountains

  There is a small part of Italy, an enchanting part, transplanted to the sweeping grandeur of the African landscape close to Paarl and Wellington on the slopes of the Paardeberg Mountains. This, of course, brings immediately to mind the famous words of Isak...

When in Franschhoek head to Eleven for a great experience

When in Franschhoek head to Eleven for a great experience

One of the biggest events in Franschhoek life is celebrating July 14th, usually called in the English-speaking world Bastille Day, but in France called La Fete Nationale, the national day, or familiarly, Le Quatorze. Accommodation is often fully booked, restaurants do...

Enjoy a fabulous Cape of Storms Winter lunch menu at Galjoen

Enjoy a fabulous Cape of Storms Winter lunch menu at Galjoen

 Launched last year, Cape Town’s signature ethically harvested seafood restaurant GALJOEN, has introduced a multi-course winter lunch menu, offering exceptional value at only R550 per person. Situated in historic District Six, GALJOEN quickly became synonymous with...

Get to The Shiraz, Charcuterie & Cheese Festival May 25

Get to The Shiraz, Charcuterie & Cheese Festival May 25

One of the most popular autumnal events in the Western Cape calendar is the annual Shiraz & Charcuterie Festival, where enthusiasts of the varietal can indulge in wines from some of the country's top Shiraz and Syrah producers, while also enjoying platters of...

Review of fabulous PlayDate Menu at Truth Coffee

Review of fabulous PlayDate Menu at Truth Coffee

Truth Coffee in Buitenkant Street has long been THE place to go for the very best coffee in Cape Town and some superb baking. With the onset of the winter season, they have upped the ante and now serve superb real food Tuesdays to Saturdays which they call PlayDate....

Go to the dogs at Greenhaus–Leadville Dog Park

Go to the dogs at Greenhaus–Leadville Dog Park

What can be more delightful for dog lovers than to be able to take their loved ones for a good long walk or run in an area secluded from traffic, and then to be able to sit down in delightful surroundings and indulge in some delicious food? And guess what?  Fido or...

TRUTH CapeTown Unveils their delicious new PlayDate Menu

TRUTH CapeTown Unveils their delicious new PlayDate Menu

As the nights get gorgeously long and the sun sets earlier, think of getting to TRUTH.CapeTown to indulge in an unforgettable culinary experience with the launch of their new evening menu: PlayDate This is a great setting for wrapping up that late evening project,...

Don’t miss Séance—a solo exhibition by Luan Nel

Don’t miss Séance—a solo exhibition by Luan Nel

Artist extraordinaire and social commentator of note, well known for his unusual alter egos, and owner of the Gallery Nel in Long Street, Luan Nel, has launched a spectacular exhibition in Stellenbosch. The works are thought provoking in the extreme, superbly...

Legendary Italian restaurant Decameron still impresses

Legendary Italian restaurant Decameron still impresses

When a restaurant has survived the ups and downs of the last few years and still maintains its legendary decades-old status, there are usually a few very good reasons. Normally these have to do with the quality of the food, because no matter how interesting the...

Don’t miss Austrian Sauvignon Blanc Feast in Stellenbosch

Don’t miss Austrian Sauvignon Blanc Feast in Stellenbosch

With all eyes on Styria in Austria as host of the largest Sauvignon Blanc competition in the world from 18 to 20 April 2024, a rare treat awaits Sauvignon Blanc enthusiasts to taste award-winning Austrian wines on South African soil. On Friday 26 April, one day after...