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La Motte Museum Reconstructs Pierneef’s Famous Johannesburg Station Panels

As the permanent host to Jacob Hendrik Pierneef’s Heritage Collection, the La Motte Museum is delighted to present a recreation of what is probably the artist’s most famous work, the momentous Station Panels commissioned for the old Johannesburg Park Station.


Happy International Chardonnay Day

Such is the popularity of Chardonnay that for a great many people, meeting for a glass of wine means meeting for Chardonnay.


Mcdonalds Opens A Tiny Restaurant For Bees

Bee colonies around the world are dying at alarming rates. No more so than in the USA, where it is estimated the 44% of colonies were lost in 2016 alone. There are many reasons for this alarming decli


Winter Wine-paired Dinners At The Vineyard Hotel

Every three-weeks, from now until November, The Vineyard Hotel in Newlands will partner with South Africa?s most popular wine estates to bring foodies a unique dining experience - Tastes of 2019.


Bushmills Salmon And Whiskey Festival Returns With A Renewed ‘foodie’ Focus

Bushmills Salmon and Whiskey Festival will have an even bigger ?foodie focus? when it returns to the village from June 7th ? June 9th. Celebrity chef Ian Orr, from the multi award winning Browns Bonds


Take It On The Cin-cin (not In The Wallet) For National Wine Day

May 25 is National Wine Day. Local wine pro Matt Uva of Quantum Leap Winery, Eola General and Curate Art+Wine makes $20 and under recommendations for the budget-conscious Orlandoan.


Out Of Africa: Distell Unveils Amarula Raspberry, Chocolate And African Baobab

The new flavour will pre-launch in August with Big Five Duty Free before rolling out to other duty free locations in the autumn.



It was the fifteenth day of the Fast this week and Muslim's in Cape Town observed the halfway mark of the religious period ...


Hendrick?s Master Distiller On Creating A Gin That Defied Convention

Hendrick?s kick-started the craft gin movement and now the brand has entered its most exciting chapter yet. Its master distiller, Lesley Gracie, tells SB about her love of breaking the rules


The Wine You Should Be Drinking At Reuben’s New Sandton Restaurant

Dan Nicholl pays chef Reuben Riffel a visit at his newest restaurant in Joburg.


Captain Morgan Salutes Its Fans, Having Them Emulate The Iconic Captain

Last year saw Captain Morgan embark on a nationwide search for the best emulation of the famous Captain Morgan pose, challenging consumers to submit pictures of themselves and their crews partaking in


Outrage Over Dog Meat ‘communion’

Unbiblical acts condemned


Uj Celebrates Annali Cabano-dempsey’s Curatorship With Introspective Exhibition

University of Johannesburg Arts & Culture is celebrating Annali Cabano-Dempsey's long-term curatorship of the UJ Art Gallery with a special introspective exhibition titled '21 Years of Curating th


Guinness Brewery Announces Summer Plans, Unveils Eco-friendly Packaging

Guinness Open Gate Brewery in Arbutus is rolling out biodegradable packaging, replacing tradition plastic rings for six- and four-packs of select beers.


London?s Best Street Food

From gyoza to French steak, here are the best places to grab a bite to eat on the go


Smirnoff Just Dropped A New Vodka That Tastes Like Strawberry & Rose

Summer weather is right around the corner and with it comes ?drinking on patios? weather. If you?re looking for something to pair with that sweet, sweet summer breeze, Smirnoff?s new line of zero suga


Ampd Studios To Equip Young Musos With Tools Of The Trade

Old Mutual's newly unveiled AMPD Studios in Newtown, Johannesburg is aimed at equipping aspiring musicians with the tools of the trade...


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I Stayed In An Abandoned Grain Silo That Was Transformed Into One Of The Trendiest Boutique Hotels In The World, And It Definitely Lived Up To The Hype

The Silo Hotel may be one of the best new hotels in the world. I stayed in a suite that costs about $2,600 a night to see if it lives up to the hype.


Happy Chardonnay Day! Here’s How To Celebrate

Whether it’s oaked or unoaked, buttery or crisp, pop that bottle of your favourite Chardonnay in the fridge, chill it to ...


Soups To Warm You This Winter

When wintery weather comes around we find ourselves struggling to roll out of bed and pretend like we wouldn't rather be wrapped up in blankets doing nothing, here are a few places you can go to get t


Bartenders Tell Us The Gin They?d Drink For The Rest Of Their Lives

10 bartenders tell us which gin they?d drink if they could only choose one. Forever.


Sweet & Soda Offers Some Fantastic Eid Hampers!

Celebrate the end of Ramadan with some epic gift hampers from Sweet & Soda!