Eat, Play, Love at Steenberg for the entire month of February

Put the stresses of a challenging year on hold and take a 24-hour breather with your beloved at Steenberg Hotel & Spa, the ultimate Valentine’s retreat in the enchanting Constantia Wine Valley.

Framed by outstretched vineyards and majestic mountain views, this magical setting is the ideal backdrop for a day of romance and friendship on Valentine’s Day and beyond. For the entire month of February, couples can shut out the world by making this 5-star property their one-day home away from home dedicated entirely to themselves. If you are single and longing for some precious time to reconnect with a dear friend or two after yet another lockdown, make Steenberg your safe haven.

Steenberg’s boutique selection of elegantly appointed rooms, suites and villas, secluded outdoor spaces and...

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Chateau Del Rei mashup with hip hop sensation Gigi LaMayne

Chateau Del Rei, the trendsetting bubbly in a can, has joined forces with South African hip hop sensation Gigi LaMayne as the first brand ambassador for this stylish sparkler.

The charismatic rapper, singer, songwriter and poet has risen through the musical ranks to become a formidable force on the local hip hop scene having produced tracks with, and performed alongside the likes of Kuli Chana, Cassper Nyovest and Kwesta.

“It is Gigi’s love and enjoyment of the brand that intrigued us. From the very first encounter, I knew she needed to be part of the Chateau Del Rei family. Her energy and passion for life are what instant celebrations are all about,” saysBrand Manager Limise Mxatule.

Thrilled to be aligned with this vivacious brand, Gigi embraces and embodies the fabulous flair...

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New Fitch & Leedes Moments – the 0% alcohol answer to #DryJanuary

Whether you have welcomed #DryJanuary of your own accord or are left with no choice by the extended ban on alcohol sales, Fitch & Leedes have the answer with Moments, their new non-alcoholic vintage cocktail collection.

Zero % alcohol and 100% delicious, Fitch & Leedes Moments sparkling mocktails are a sure foil for the lockdown blues. Alcohol-free refreshment is trending globally right now, especially for people who may have over-indulged somewhat during the festive season. With the premium Moments collection, even expecting moms and designated drivers can capture the moment at happy hour.

Traditionally made with ginger ale and pomegranate juice topped with maraschino cherries, Moments Shirley Temple is a remake of this classic in honour of the famous child star of the 1930s...

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Join Constantia Glen this summer for #Feelgood Fridays

Move and groove to the sounds of live music every Friday at Constantia Glen while enjoying  classic, cool climate wines and delicious food on this picturesque, boutique wine estate. 

Catch the summer vibes with local artists showcasing their talents every Friday at the tasting room with music kicking off from 17h30 onwards until 11 December 2020. Follow @ConstantiaGlen on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for updates on who will be performing.

Taking full advantage of the longer sunny days, Constantia Glen has extended its opening hours from 10h00 to 21h00, seven days a week from Friday, 10 December to early January. Constantia Glen will be closed on Christmas Day 25 December 2020 and New Year’s Day 1 January 2021.

Framed by majestic mountain views, the tranquil vineyard setti...

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Score Forward Foundation ready for Hot Summer of Touch

Score, one of South Africa’s most popular energy drinks and the proud supporter of Forward Foundation Touch Rugby will be out in force in the Hot Summer of Touch beach circuit this December.

Held annually on popular beaches along the Western and Southern Cape Coast, this year’s Hot Summer of Touch has been limited to two tournaments with forty teams at each event to minimise the risk of Covid-19. The first tournament kicks off in Camps Bay on Sunday, 13 December followed by Kleinmond on Wednesday, 16 December. To ensure a safe experience for all involved all the required procedures of temperature checks and sanitising will be followed.

As the sponsor since 2013 of three Score Forward Foundation teams entered each year, Score supports the objectives of this Western Cape based you...

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Score launches a crushing new summer sensation

Double your power and kickstart your summer with Score Crush, the new tropical energy drink sensation.

If you are looking for a cool summer pick-me-up, Score Crush is a refreshing burst of sparkling pineapple and coconut. Kickstart sizzling days with the energising power of Score and get the beach party started. The fruity cocopine taste will keep you going long after sunset for a star-studded night with the crew. 

Stay on track with Score’s double shot of Guarana for that natural caffeine kick and a healthy dose of B Vitamins. Taurine free and big on taste, Score is the ultimate energy drink to help you reach your potential. Score Crush is available in mega 500ml cans in leading outlets selling at around R10 per can.

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StreetSmart defies relentless challenges in support of vulnerable children

StreetSmart SA, an organisation dedicated to changing street children’s lives by supporting intervention programmes through donations from hospitality venues in the Western Cape, Garden Route and Gauteng, has managed to forge ahead in spite of the nationwide lockdown freezing the bulk of its income this year.

What should have been a year of celebrating StreetSmart’s 15th anniversary of making a difference, turned into a year of relentless challenges brought about by COVID-19’s devastating impact on StreetSmart’s major source of fundraising. Despite the 5-month lockdown of the hospitality industry, StreetSmart managed to raise a total R615 000 to support 35 organisations working with the country’s most vulnerable children for 2021.

StreetSmart’s Johannesburg beneficiaries,...

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TOKARA comes of age as South African Winery of the Year

TOKARA, the prestigious family owned Stellenbosch wine estate, has been crowned Winery of the Year securing Best Red Wine overall, three category winners and five Top 10 wines in the Prescient Top 20 Wines of South Africa 2020.

The highly acclaimed TOKARA Reserve Collection Cabernet Sauvignon from the famed 2017 vintage, was declared South Africa’s Best Red with the Director’s Reserve White 2017 taking top honours in the Sauvignon Blanc-Semillon category and the Reserve Collection Chardonnay 2019 also a category winner. All three of these wines scored 95/100, the highest points awarded for any category in this year’s Wine Reports convened by winemag.co.za...

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New Year’s Eve dinner at Steenberg’s vibrant Tryn Restaurant

Bid farewell to a tumultuous 2020 with a celebratory New Year’s Eve dinner in the tranquil surroundings of Tryn, Steenberg’s vibrant signature restaurant in the heart of the Constantia Wine Valley.

Tryn takes on a magical form by night with stately oak trees enlivened by hundreds of fairy lights enchanting dinner guests. Dedicated to Steenberg’s 17th century founder, Catharina Ras, and untouched by the fast pace of the Mother City just a heartbeat away, Tryn is the perfect setting to celebrate new beginnings.

Let Executive Chef Kerry Kilpin spoil you with a spectacular 5-course dinner of gastronomical delights to bring the stressful year to an uplifting close...

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Catch the holiday vibe with Steenberg’s Summer Party Selection

Make festive get-togethers fun and easy this season with Steenberg’s all in one Summer Party Selection of delicious wines and bubblies complete with recipe cards for easy entertaining.

This joyful food and wine collaboration takes care of all the nitty-gritty aspects of hosting an inspiring summer party.

The Summer Party Selection comprises two bottles each of Steenberg’s most beloved wines from the Constantia Valley – Steenberg Sparkling Sauvignon Blanc, Steenberg Sauvignon Blanc and Steenberg Merlot. The wines are paired with some of Steenberg Executive Chef Kerry Kilpin’s all-time favourite recipes ideal for a dinner party or to serve canapé-style in a more relaxed setting on the patio or by the pool.

For the vibrant Steenberg Sparkling Sauvignon Blanc Chef Kerry has...

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