It’s official, you can add brandy to the list of foodie things South Africa does well. Three local brandies have been selected in a blind tasting among almost 600 other international spirits at the 7th Annual New York International Spirits Competition (NYISC).
We are so excited to announce that the award-winning food series, Paul Hollywood Bakes, is confirmed to feature Cape Town in its upcoming season! The renowned British baker travels around the globe, seeking out the finest food delicacies.
Whether you are going for your usual early-morning stroll along the promenade or just looking for a scrumptious pre-work brekkie, Strolla’s new menu has something for everyone. You can enjoy your meal either in the relaxing and elegant dining area reminiscent of the Mediterranean seaside or you can soak up some sun on the patio while taking in the ocean view.
It started with 20 of the country’s most delicious and stylish restaurants and a panel of anonymous judges to critically review them. Now, the wait is over and the 2016 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards have been named. Here’s the list of the 10 restaurants where you should be booking a table:
Whether you like yours short, tall, sweet, rich or dark (again, we’re talking about coffee), there’s a coffee machine out there that will cater to your every caffeine-laced whim. Forget blind-dating, we’re here to introduce you to the ultimate coffee catch.
It’s the month of Movember, and despite some of our countrymen’s ridiculous attempts at growing a moustache, the cause behind this hairy communal effort, is one of great importance. We look into the specifics of prostate cancer and explore how a balanced diet might be the most effective way to promote men’s health.
The One & Only’s themed high tea reminded me of the importance of one of the most basic kitchen staples. It was a beautiful Saturday afternoon, Table Mountain basking in the glorious Cape Town sun, framed perfectly by the floor-to-ceiling windows of the One & Only’s Vista’s Lounge. It’s quite a sight you’re faced with as you drop down into… Read more →
Throw together restaurant-quality dishes in your own kitchen with the help of the inaugural JHP Gourmet Guide.
Pearl Oliver had always wanted to be a doctor. Despite her interest in medicine, life had other plans. While waitressing at Catharina’s restaurant in Cape Town, Pearl’s manager handed her a glass of Steenberg Sauvignon Blanc Reserve. She took a sip – and the rest is history. Now a sommelier at Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel’s Planet Restaurant, and in her 10th year of studying the world of wine, she shares some of her knowledge.
Wondering what to do with the leftover boerewors from this weekend’s braai? Make meatballs! Here’s an easy, delicious and budget-friendly way to make the most of those leftovers.