Treat Yourself To Afternoon Tea With A View At Leeu Estates In Franschhoek

Set against the backdrop of the spectacular Franschhoek Mountains, Leeu Estates introduced their new Afternoon Tea menu in September 2017 to reflect the importance of art at the luxurious country retreat.


There`s a Yard Fight Between These Two Cape Town Eateries

The recently launched ‘concept store-cum-bistro-bar’ The Yard, situated in the Silo District in Cape Town, has been shamed on social media for brazenly ‘copying’ The YARD, a popular hipster hang-out and home to the Dog’s Bollocks and The Bitches Tits.


Songs to play when drinking these Chenin Blancs from South Africa

A growing body of scientific evidence points to the fact that what people taste when drinking a wine can be influenced by the music that happens to be playing at the time.


One Of The World’s Best and Most Expensive Gins Now Available In South Africa

Craft cocktails are as popular as ever these days and Monkey 47 is the latest European spirit to launch in select bars across the country for South Africans who appreciate the finer things in life.


You can now have your Beer and EAT it at The Beerhouse

The primal craving for beer and meat knows no boundaries, but wallet-friendly meat platters and a pint of craft beer are not always readily available in the city of Cape Town.


Ground Breaking South African Bordeaux Blend ~ Rating The Epic 2015 Mr De Compostella?

Mvemve Raats is a critically acclaimed collaboration between friends and winemakers Mzokhona Mvemve and Bruwer Raats. Bruwer is of course the owner and winemaker of Raats Family Wines, where he has…


​10 Beers For People Who Say They Don’t Like Beer

If you need a recommendation for a friend or aren't a big fan of beer yourself, these will go down easy.


The History of Liqueur

A growing interest in cocktails has secured some new interest in liqueurs over the past couple of years and let’s be honest, where would a White Russian, a Springbokkie, a B-52 or an Espresso Martini be without liqueurs, right?


The History Of The Espresso Martini And How To Perfect It

The Espresso Martini is rich, indulgent and creamy, and the shot of espresso will make sure you keep up with the pack if you find yourself flagging on your next night out.


There Is A South African Wine With Your Name On It

Sometimes you just have to judge a wine by its label, especially when it comes to special celebrations or occasions.

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