Ouzeri, your local Greek Cypriot Taverna

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 [...]

2022-06-23T11:29:11+02:00June 23rd, 2022|Food|0 Comments

Anahita, Mauritius

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 [...]

2022-03-30T09:25:06+02:00March 30th, 2022|Experience, Travel|0 Comments

Date night at Tryn, Steenberg.

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 [...]

2021-09-28T08:58:43+02:00September 28th, 2021|Experience, Food|0 Comments

Red wine and comfort food at Bistro Sixteen82, Steenberg.

Get ready for the June Red Wine Rendezvous at Steenberg’s popular Bistro Sixteen82 in the Constantia Valley and indulge your winter cravings for red wine and delicious, hearty food. Make a date on Thursday, 24 June 2021 for Chef Kerry Kilpin’s delicious 3-course dinner to savour with three signature Steenberg red wines for the duration [...]

2021-06-02T15:18:16+02:00June 2nd, 2021|Experience, Food, Wine|0 Comments

Senses of Sauvignon Blanc, Durbanville Hills.

Discover the cool climate taste of Durbanville Hills’ Sauvignon Blancs at an intimate event celebrating this lively cultivar.   The Senses of Sauvignon on 24 June is a journey of all the Sauvignon Blancs crafted at Durbanville Hills. Expertly guided by our talented winemakers, the tasting will include wines from each of the ranges, including [...]

2021-05-19T09:39:38+02:00May 19th, 2021|Food, Wine|0 Comments

The Sauvignon Blanc Wine Route, Constantia.

Seriously close to my heart and home, The newly launched Sauvignon Blanc Wine route shines new light on the prestigious Constantia Valley. This elegant cultivar, alongside the rich history of the valley, makes for the perfect place to launch South Africa's first varietal-based wine route. “Constantia Wine Route’s cool, microclimate Sauvignon Blanc is of inimitable [...]

2021-05-13T13:49:40+02:00May 13th, 2021|Experience, Wine|0 Comments

Newly released Constantia Glen TWO 2019 takes centre stage.

Savour the elegance of the much anticipated 2019 vintage of Constantia Glen TWO, the flagship white Bordeaux-style blend just released by this top tier family-owned boutique wine estate. The 2019 vintage has already garnered rave reviews from leading local and international wine commentators. It hit the spot at the prestigious 2020 Decanter World Wine Awards [...]

2021-03-25T10:04:32+02:00March 25th, 2021|Experience, Wine|0 Comments

Huis van Chevallerie backs SA’s only all-woman fire fighting team.

Swartland wine estates are making waves both locally and internationally for their unique approach to winemaking. Even more so, they are making a splash with their MCC. Our favourite comes from Huis van Chevallerie, and girl-power advocate, Christa Von La Chevallerie. She's pledged a portion of sales of the Circa Pinotage Brut Rosé bubbly to [...]

2021-02-15T14:51:08+02:00February 15th, 2021|0 Comments