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Bashew’s salutes two decades of laughter with Joe Barber

Bashew’s salutes two decades of laughter with Joe Barber
Bashew’s, the Cape’s iconic and cherished soft drink dating back to 1899, pays tribute to one of South Africa’s most popular comedy shows, Joe Barber.

Celebrating the 20th anniversary of this popular comedy series with three shows in Cape Town in November, Bashew’s is stepping into its party shoes with beloved characters Boeta Joe and Boeta Gammat. After a 5 year hiatus, Joe Barber is pulling out all the stops with a brand new show delving into barbershop antics and a special guest appearance by Shaleen Surtie-Richards. Fans can also look forward to performances by local rappers YoungstaCPT and Early B.

For most Capetonians, Bashew’s represents fun filled childhood parties, picnics, weddings and special times with friends a...

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95 Keerom dishes up real Italian pizza in the CBD

95 Keerom dishes up real Italian pizza in the CBD
Chef Giorgio Nava, famous for his top notch Milanese cuisine at 95 Keerom, has set his culinary sights on making real Italian pizza with the finest authentic ingredients at his landmark restaurant in Cape Town’s vibrant CBD.

The new pizza menu offered daily in addition to his regular 95 Keerom fare, comprises five Italian classics. Besides the signature old school Italian toppings, what sets the 95 Keerom pizzas apart is the enhanced flavour and light texture of the artisanal bases.

“Our pizzas are leavened using a 150 year old mother dough and then left to proof for 48 hours...

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Balance wines take the wheel with an exciting new pizza tasting

Balance wines take the wheel with an exciting new pizza tasting
If you are looking for a laid back food and wine experience without all the serious wine paraphernalia – Balance, the easy drinking range of quality, everyday wines, has you covered.

The new Balance Pizza Wheel Tasting, now available at Overhex Winery & Bistro near Worcester, lets you experience these joyous wines, with a mouth-watering, crispy pizza with a trio of toppings straight from the wood-fired oven.

Tuck into this quirky pizza wheel cut into three slices, each with a different topping to enjoy with three Balance wines.

The crisp Balance Classic Sauvignon Blanc is a slam dunk with the bacon and fig pizza. The smoky sweetness is a playful combination with the juicy tropical fruit of this vibrant Sauvignon Blanc.

The s...

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Allesverloren brings Swartland gems to 95 at Parks

Allesverloren brings Swartland gems to 95 at Parks
Allesverloren food and wine experience, Friday, 26 July 2019

Experience the best of the Swartland with Allesverloren wines and nurturing Italian winter comfort food at an exclusive dinner with Chef Giorgio Nava at 95 at Parks in Constantia on Friday, 26 July 2019.

This historic family owned Swartland wine estate dating back to 1704, is known for robust reds, Portuguese varieties and iconic Fine Old Vintage Port-style wines.

The 4-couse menu of Chef Giorgio’s showstopper dishes takes guests on a journey of Milanese inspired fare, paired to perfection with a selection of these full-flavoured Allesverloren wines.

Teeming with strawberries and raspberries, the Allesverloren Tinta Rosé melds seamlessly with fresh hand cut salmon tartare...

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Make Angels Tears Red your go-to winter warming quaffer

Make Angels Tears Red your go-to winter warming quaffer
An easy drinking red wine is the perfect antidote to cooler evenings and with the latest Angels Tears Red just released by Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate, this heavenly everyday quaffer is your go-to winter warming wine.

The latest release in this range of easy drinking wines, medium-bodied Angels Tears Red 2018 is blessed with alluring red berry flavours.

This fruity red is a blend of predominantly Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon with splashes of Petit Verdot and Shiraz for good measure, all harvested from Grande Provence vineyards in Franschhoek.

“Our Angels Tears Red goes down perfectly with meat off the braai, or just enjoy it in good company – it’s always a crowd pleaser,” says winemaker Thys Smit.

Easy on the palate ...

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Diverse TOKARA wines from the kingdom of Cabernet Sauvignon

Diverse TOKARA wines from the kingdom of Cabernet Sauvignon
Cabernet Sauvignon is a significant cornerstone of TOKARA, the prestigious family owned Stellenbosch wine estate, with a diverse selection of consummate wines.

TOKARA’s forward thinking vision for Cabernet Sauvignon from day one after owners GT and Anne-Marie Ferreira acquired the farm, has seen their vineyards on the foothills of the Simonsberg consistently producing exceptional, award winning wines.

“Cabernet Sauvignon has been the original focus variety since the first TOKARA harvest in 2000. Today the estate’s interpretation of this variety incorporates two singular expressions, a flagship blend and a pinnacle cuvée...

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Red Wine Rendezvous at Steenberg’s Bistro Sixteen82

Red Wine Rendezvous at Steenberg’s Bistro Sixteen82
Thursday, 18 July 2019

Fall in love with Steenberg reds and delicious comfort food this winter at Bistro Sixteen82’s Red Wine Rendezvous on Thursday, 18 July 2019.

This is the third Red Wine Rendezvous in the series at this popular Constantia eatery, featuring a hearty 3-course dinner prepared with love by Chef Kerry Kilpin and accompanied by Steenberg’s fine red wine selection.

For starters, a creamy leek and potato soup served with crusty homemade bread and spicy humus sets the tone for a nurturing winter food and wine experience. For the main course, Chef Kerry has chosen her rich and hearty slow cooked pork belly served with a fennel and cauliflower risotto, sweet glazed carrots and pan fried vegetables...

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Grande Provence celebrating women this August with phenomenal events

Grande Provence celebrating women this August with phenomenal events

Grande Provence is embracing women throughout August with a host of unforgettable events and special offers in honour of all sisters, mothers, wives and daughters.

To get the celebrations rolling, round up your best friends for an afternoon of Bubbles & High Tea at this picturesque landmark Franschhoek heritage wine estate on Women’s Day, Thursday, 9 August. With the theme of white, denim and a touch of bling, guests will receive bubbly on arrival at 12 noon and an assortment of indulgent treats for R395 per person.

The next Women’s Month event on Wednesday, 21 August takes you on an Italian adventure with a pasta making workshop guided by head chef Marvin Robyn...

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Score Energy Drink boosts skills development amongst SA youth

Score Energy Drink boosts skills development amongst SA youth
Score Energy Drink, the proud supporter of youth development in South Africa, is giving 300 young people the chance to better themselves with the help of life skills academy, Pride Factor.

Founded in 2014, Pride Factor is dedicated to improving the quality of young people’s lives by inspiring, guiding and mentoring them to challenge their assumptions, broaden their aspirations and develop entrepreneurial thinking through self-guided, web-based courses in life skills and entrepreneurship. These courses, available to teenagers and young adults from the ages of 15 to 25, provide an interactive platform with a modern approach to blended learning.

Score Energy Drink cements its support of youth upliftment by offering 300 students t...

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Franschhoek Winter Winelands Wedding at Grande Provence

Franschhoek Winter Winelands Wedding at Grande Provence

A winelands winter wedding is a magical experience whether blessed by warming sunshine amidst resting vines or a cosy hearth on a secluded 17th century estate. Grande Provence has all this and more if you are looking for a breath taking heritage wine estate and incredible winter value to say your ‘I do’s’.

A winter wedding at Grande Provence will make your budget go a little further with savings of up to 65% on their exceptional low season rates.

Situated in the spectacular Franschhoek Valley surrounded by snow-capped mountains, Grande Provence is one of the most beautiful locations for a winter wedding...

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