Drink

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The skinny on the rather delicious Robertson Wine Valley Hands-On Harvest Festival

Situated in the heart of the abundant Breede River Valley, the quaint town of Robertson is surrounded by many well-known wine estates and stud farms. Here, in the shadows of the Langeberg mountains, fanciful Victorian homesteads rub shoulders with chic eateries along jacaranda-lined roads that amble towards ever-more fascinating destinations. The town developed against the […]

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Gin and vodka distillery tour, tasting and cocktail making experience with Pienaar & Son

Up for some gin-spiration and voddy voodoo in a hip urban setting? Slap bang in the city centre, ex-rocker André Pienaar, his chemical engineer dad Schalk and ever-dutiful doggo Bear make moonshine magic, crafting artisanal spirits to rival the best. And guess what, they want to show you exactly how it’s done in the heart […]

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Gourmet Mussel Pot on the Beach with The Secret Adventurer in Cape Town

The Secret Adventurer Henk Brand is pretty good at keeping secrets, specifically where to find the most secluded, picturesque beaches in Cape Town. But guess what? He’s also a firm believer in the sharing-is-caring principle and quite happy to take like minded, adventurous foodies along on his covert missions, cooking them an epic foraged seafood […]

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Sjoe-wow-jislaaik cocktails to wow your darling this Valentine’s

Holy red-and-white-heart-patterned-everything, wouldn’t you know it, Valentine’s Day is right around the corner! Whether you embrace this slightly cheesy day of romance with wild abandon or try to avoid it (in absolute futility), it has to be said it’s pretty bad form to leave your partner hanging on this day of luuuuuurve. The very least you […]

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The best coffee spots and experiences in Cape Town

By now it’s common knowledge that Cape Town takes its coffee fairly seriously. The Mother City does not kid around when it comes to the best coffee, and neither do the proprietors of the city’s coffee hot spots who have the rather important job of keeping her populace thoroughly caffeinated and ready to carpe that […]

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Sunrise Coffee Safari Experience in Cape Town

Hold onto your java-loving hat, because we have just found what might very well be the most game-changing thing to happen to coffee since the Levant was invaded by the Ottoman Empire. Three words: Sunrise Coffee Safari! Highlights An exclusive coffee experience in a breath-taking outdoor location in the heart of Cape Town A multi-sensory experience that […]

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 Jackie, JAN & The Night of a Thousand Candles

If you’re drawn to the beautiful and delicious things in life, you’ll know that walking into a fable-ish, curated reality has the potential to blow your mind. Recently we had the absolute pleasure of finding ourselves in the midst of what can only be described a living poem, at the hands of the enigmatic team of Jackie […]

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