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Celebrating life with food, wine, friends & happiness! Writer, cook and blogger. Author of four cookbooks. Passionately South African, proudly Capetonian.

Franschhoek Cap Classique and Champagne Festival

It's been quite the year, so it had better end with some bubbles in it, right? Book your tickets now for the wildly popular and wildly wonderful Franschhoek Cap Classique & Champagne Festival, ‘The Magic of Bubbles’ on 30 November & 1 December 2019. Kickstart the festive season on a...

Terra del Capo Antipasti Bar Summer Menu

The Terra del Capo Antipasti bar at Anthonij Rupert Wine Estate just outside Franschhoek has a laidback, yet sophisticated vibe. The food is served in the generous Italian antipasto manner, with lots of little plates to choose and share. This is a great way to enjoy a leisurely meal...

Hope Distillery’s Esperanza Agave Spirit

HOPE Distillery was established by Lucy Beard and Leigh Lisk five years ago as a small-batch gin distillery, the first licence of its kind in Cape Town. Since then, HOPE has grown into a force to be reckoned with on the artisanal liquor scene, having mastered the craft of...

Fruit Pickings, Wine Tasting and Leisurely Lunches at De Krans

Summer brings with it many wonderful things. Long lazy days at the pool, sipping ice cold cocktails, leisurely lunches and of course delectably sweet seasonal fruit. Look no further than De Krans Wines in Calitzdorp – the top TripAdvisor’s destination in Calitzdorp - for two of these summer sensations....

FABERfood – as Mother Nature Intended

At Faber, Avondale, the garden ultimately dictates what’s on the menu. Being both creative and resourceful with Mother Nature’s seasonal bounty is at the heart of everything that chef Dale Stevens and his team strive to achieve at this charming, understated restaurant on the slopes of the Klein Drakenstein...

La Petite Colombe’s Exquisite New Asian-Inspired Menu

Spectacular, ethereal, delicate and complex, the new Asian-inspired menu at La Petite Colombe is a tour de force. Following an inspirational trip to Japan, powerhouse trio John Norris-Rogers, Scot Kirton and James Gaag, the acclaimed chefs of La Petite Colombe in Franschhoek, have launched a new Asian-inspired 10-course set menu. The...

Blend Your Own Wine and Boerebraai at Middelvlei

'Lekker mense, lekker kos, lekker wyn'.  In brief, what you can expect at 3rd generation family-run farm Middelvlei, just outside Stellenbosch. These are folks who've mastered the art of hospitality, with their daily Boerebraai being just the best idea ever. Now you get to blend your own wine...

Spier Vegan Wine A World First!

Great news for vegan drinkers is that you can now get your wine on with a clear conscience: Spier Wines have just received the first vegan wine accreditation in the world! Spier is the first winery in the WORLD to receive Control Union Vegan Standard certification by the accredited certifying body Control Union. Cheers to...

Summer Garden Picnics at Cellars-Hohenort Hotel

  Picnics are great fun, unless you're the one who gets tasked with packing, schlepping the basket to and from the car, to find out the salad dressing has leaked all over the bread, and you forgot to pack a screwdriver. Aaaand clearing up afterwards as well... Well, here's the perfect...

Open Gardens at Cellars-Hohenort for St Luke’s Hospice

Explore the beautifully manicured gardens at The Cellars-Hohenort’s Open Gardens in aid of St. Luke’s Hospice! Open Gardens at The Cellars-Hohenort’s award-winning private gardens is set to take place on the 2nd and 3rd of November 2019 from 10h00 to 16h00. The event hopes to raise awareness of the importance...