Michelin star Chef Phil Carmichael opens debut South African restaurant in the heart of Stellenbosch

July 5th, 2024|Food|0 Comments

In June 2024, Michelin star Chef Phil Carmichael will open his debut South African restaurant in the heart of Stellenbosch, marrying French technique with incredible South African produce, sourced from purveyors who share his philosophy on integrity and his commitment to quality. The corner of Mill and Church Streets is the soon-to-be home of Chef [...]

The South African Experience, Leopards Leap.

July 11th, 2022|Food|0 Comments

South Africa is a melting pot of cultures, all of which influence food traditions and styles of cooking. Join our passionate Chef and be introduced to the diversity of South African cuisine. Chef Christiaan Visser prepares the dishes, explains the history and shares the tales behind the three-course meal that follows – a true celebration [...]

Ouzeri, your local Greek Cypriot Taverna

June 23rd, 2022|0 Comments

Just a short stroll down Wale Street in Cape Town, you'll find this brand new trendy yet traditional eatery. Having been fortunate enough to have visited Greece and its islands before, I felt like I had fallen down a rabbit hole. Everything from the interior to the open kitchen and its delicious aromas, to the [...]

Anahita, Mauritius

March 30th, 2022|0 Comments

We have just returned from our long-overdue honeymoon! We found the most amazing spot on Airbnb (click here) and I had to share it! When visiting Lynn’s place at Anahita… By Jess @food_travel_wine Lynn’s place is the picture of heaven, with a delightful tropical garden surrounding your very own private plunge pool. It’s the best [...]

La Dolce Vita at FTW food studio, Constantia

November 9th, 2021|0 Comments

We are open for business and so excited to introduce the space to you. Our second pop up saw us partner with the exclusive Idiom wine estate and their award-winning Italian cultivars. Food was the brainchild of Gehard Van de Merwe, owner and head chef of Husk Restaurant in Woodstock. We wanted to bring 'The [...]

Date night at Tryn, Steenberg.

September 28th, 2021|0 Comments

Tryn Restaurant has the recipe for Tuesday Date Night bliss Tuesday is Date Night at Tryn Restaurant from 1 October, which means it is time to dress up and treat your significant other to an unforgettable evening of romance and culinary bliss. At just R550 per couple for a 2-course dinner including a complimentary welcome [...]

Comfort food Curry and Kastanjeberg Chenin, Stellenbosch Hills.

June 11th, 2021|0 Comments

Stellenbosch Hills have just unveiled their second vintage of Kastanjeberg Chenin This exciting release is a limited-edition Stellenbosch wine only made in years of exceptional harvests has just been released. The Sense of Place Kastanjeberg 2020 is the flagship wooded, single-vineyard Chenin Blanc made by Stellenbosch Hills. The new addition has the hallmarks of an [...]

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