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Steenberg Vineyards’s Catharina’s is ready for the festive season.

December 10th, 2018|Food|0 Comments

I am a big fan of all things Constantia. It has become a top culinary hotspot, with foodies from around the world making the pilgrimage, and Steenberg is at the heart of it all. Celebrate the best season of the year with some delicious new tastes at Catharina’s Restaurant, the signature eatery at Steenberg farm. [...]

A unique food and wine pairing at Neil Ellis.

December 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

I am embarrassed to say that is was my very first visit to the farm but it certainly won't be the last. Nestled at the foot of Helshoogte Pass, coming from the Stellenbosch side, Neil Ellis is a retreat from the hustle and bustle of daily life. Spectacular views, with enchanting wines, it is the [...]

A toast to the Diners Club Winemaker and Young winemaker of the year.

November 27th, 2018|0 Comments

The evening was perfect as we arrived at La Residence in Franschhoek for the highly anticipated 2018 Diners Club Winemaker and Young Winemaker of the Year awards. The setting and (perfect!) weather added to the jovial spirit as the who's who of the winemaking community rubbed shoulders with media and top South African personalities. The [...]

The Restaurant @ The Nek, Constantia’s latest hot spot.

November 20th, 2018|0 Comments

Ever since the historic Constantia Nek restaurant was given its major facelift two years ago by the Harbour House Group it has become a buzzing social and dining destination for locals and visitors alike. The latest dynamic development for the picturesque setting is a fine dining experience; The Restaurant @ The Nek by local talent [...]

Newly relaunched Bocca brings traditional Italian to Bree street.

November 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Since opening the doors in 2014, BOCCA has cemented itself as one of the hottest eateries on Bree Street, Cape Town’s gourmet boulevard. Now, with new owners – not to mention a revamped menu and refreshed décor – BOCCA is buzzing with a new Italian-inspired energy. New owners Guido and Adnana Brambilla bring decades of [...]

Don’t miss the Franschhoek Cap Classique & Champagne Festival.

November 8th, 2018|0 Comments

What better way to end off a fabulous 2018 than at SA’s premier social calendar highlight. Join us for the annual Franschhoek Cap Classique & Champagne Festival, ‘The Magic of Bubbles’. Stylish attire complemented with some of SA’s finest Méthode Cap Classiques (MCC) and Champagnes are guaranteed to be the talk of the town during this two-day [...]

Indochine shines with it’s new Asian inspired menu.

November 6th, 2018|0 Comments

Chef Virgil Kahn has just spent three awe-(and menu) inspiring weeks in South East Asia, discovering the flavours, ingredients and people of this diverse part of the world.  Kahn spent three weeks working and dining in some of the world’s best restaurants. His epicurean journey began and ended at two fellow Relais & Châteaux properties. [...]

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