Meet South Africa’s Most Exciting New Foodie Talent, Katlego Mlambo

Katlego Mlambo, head chef at The Marabi Club in Johannesburg’s inner-city Maboneng Precinct, was recently honoured with the 2019 Eat Out Nederburg Rising Star Award. The coveted title forms part of the Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards, which took place in Cape Town in November. 

 

Stellar Results For De Krans In 2020 SA Wine And Cellar Classifications

As one of South Africa’s leading port producers, De Krans’ commitment to producing a quality product has yet again been acknowledged by the South African Wine & Cellar Classifications, which saw De Krans being recognized as one of the Top 10 Cape Port producers over the past 10 years (2010 – 2019).

 

The Hottest Cocktail Bars In South Africa To Chill Out At This Summer

Angostura aromatic bitters has been used to add depth of flavour to mixed drinks since the 1800’s, so naturally, the brand has its finger on the pulse when it comes to what’s hot and what’s not on the bar scene.

 

Simonsig Harvest Commences with a Perfect Swing

Simonsig Estate in Stellenbosch heads into harvest 2020 in conditions described as the best in the past five years. Although these are early days yet, since harvesting of Simonsig’s grapes began on 20 January, winemaker Michael Malan says even-ripening and healthy grape bunches are what he and the harvest teams are seeing at the moment.

 

Music Trivia Evenings At Benguela Cove

Bring the friends and family for a fun-filled pub quiz with a musical flavour – hosted by the infamous Piano Ben.

 

The Best Cocktail Festivals In The World

Cocktails festivals seem to be the newest trend to indulge in. Bars, restaurants and distributors from around the globe pull out all the stops to showcase creations made from premium spirits. Finding a good cocktail festival is like finding that hidden bar or restaurant that you don’t really want to tell anyone about.

 

Kitchen Appliances That Are Worth Splurging On

If you are looking for new items for your kitchen you may be thinking to yourself about how you can save yourself some money. While it is important to keep in mind the cost of the items you buy for your kitchen, there are some items you should consider spending a little extra on. Your kitchen is a place that you will spend a lot of time in you will want to make sure you have quality and durable cooking appliances that will last for many years to come. 

 

The Most Instagrammable Bars In Cape Town

Phones at the ready! Bartenders and beverage directors are increasingly serving up ‘gram-worthy drinks, pushing the envelope on everything from the containers beverages are served in, to the ice cubes that keep them cool.

 

Sports and Beer – The Inevitable Connection

The experience of watching a sports event is always better when you are having an adult beverage in the process. At least this is what most sports admirers around the globe will say. Sportsbetting tipping website BettingTips4You have done many polls on this subject in their social media channel over the course of history. Interestingly, the latter surveys have usually shown the bigger connection between the two.

 

Shake Up Summer With An Angostura Pink Gin

Despite the recent rollout of pink flavoured gins, the original Pink Gin cocktail is a two-ingredient classic believed to have been created back in the 1800’s by soldiers of the British Royal Navy.