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Introducing Luke Dale Robert’s new spot, Salsify, at the Roundhouse.

October 18th, 2018|Food|0 Comments

Salsify (Sal-suh-fee): A root vegetable with an oyster-like flavour, popular in old French and modern British cuisine Salsify at The Roundhouse opened its doors on 16 October with an à la carte menu that in time, says Chef Ryan Cole, this might develop into a tasting menu based on the successes of the à la [...]

  • Welgegund Heritage Wines scenic

Welgegund put Rhône-style wines on the map.

October 16th, 2018|Wine|0 Comments

Nestled at the foot of the magnificent Hawequa mountains at the end of an oak-lined cul-de-sac in Wellington, lies Welgegund Heritage Wines. Welgegund means ‘well-bestowed’ and you don’t have to venture far to experience the fruits of its blessings. A place of natural beauty, with heritage buildings dating back to the early 1800’s and a [...]

Chef David Higgs introduces authentic Italian spot, Saint, to trendy Sandton.

October 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

The story behind Saint “Essentially, it’s all about the energy that a beautiful room and simple food brings. It’s not poncy and hushed. Instead, it’s expressive and simple and so are the surroundings, the music and the people. But, it’s a big place and it fills with energy, both in the kitchen and on the [...]

Take a bush break with SafariScapes.

September 27th, 2018|0 Comments

SafariScapes offer curated travel experiences for the discerning traveller. Their point of difference is the knowledge and on the ground experience that they have, resulting in a seamless, hassle-free holiday. Owned and operated by Peter Hammond and Nic Turpin, SafariScapes launched in 2015 after Pete and Nic saw the need for bespoke, guided travel across [...]

Lindt’s new addictively delicious LINDOR Mint.

September 19th, 2018|0 Comments

I don't have the biggest sweet tooth, but when I become obsessed, it is a problem. I have always been a sucker for mint. It literally revolutionised the way I saw chocolate. It's all the taste and all the freshness. Lindt LINDOR has once again sucked me in with their new mint range. Melt into [...]

  • Lapo's Kitchen

Dinner with Italian chef, Lapo, at his home in Cape Town.

September 17th, 2018|0 Comments

There is something quite special about enjoying a traditional home-cooked meal, in someone else's home, especially when that person is as passionate as chef Lapo Magni. All the way from the Tuscan sunshine, this talented chef has brought his Mama's treasured recipes to South Africa. His passion extends beyond his Italian roots to include fresh [...]

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