Foodies in Cape Town

Visiting or residing in the Mother City this summer festive season? Cape Town is filled with restaurant options – the only difficulty here will be deciding on which ones you can squeeze in. Here are our five best picks, covering fine dining, seafood, dessert, Oriental and steak options.  Salsify Salsify is the new kid on […]

Spice Up Your Braai 

Take your braai to the next level with the latest Tastebud range from Cape Herb & Spice National Heritage Day, commonly referred to as Braai Day is right around the corner – a day on which we South Africans celebrate the nation’s diversity of cultures by lighting up the fire with friends and family.

Coffee Connoisseur with a Conscience

A while ago, a potential investor in local roastery Bean There Coffee Company told the owner, Jonathan Robinson, that the company wasn’t making enough money; “He said to me, ‘your margins are too tight … you should buy cheaper coffee and not pay fair trade premiums. Then you’d build much greater profit.’ “I said to […]

A True Taste of India

  Franschhoek attracts thousands of foodies each year who descend into the valley to eat their way through the town that boasts one of the highest concentrations of world-class restaurants in the country. Now, added to this already impressive repertoire, Marigold, Franschhoek’s very first classic Indian-cuisine eatery is taking the culinary capital by storm.   […]

Barely There Wine

Wondering what to drink this summer? You want to be hydrated, enjoy the quench and have the freedom to sip on many glasses, without being knocked out tipsy? Van Loveren has the answer you’re looking for, with the release of Almost Zero, the drink with next to no alcohol and low in kilojoules. It is […]