Category: Food & Drink

Recipes

The best-ever smoked lamb ribs by Chef Shayne Holt from Parliament

November 14, 2018, Author: Hello Joburg

“I remember getting into food through cooking channels when I was in London. TV chef’s told me I could cook just as well as anyone and I believed them. I’m sure along the way, some of my poor dinner subjects would disagree but by trial and error […]

Drinks, Health

Our fave organic wines for the summer

November 9, 2018, Author: Bianca Spinner

Did you know? Organic or sustainably farmed wines are made without the use of pesticides and usually contain fewer synthetic chemicals than non-organic ones. They also don’t contain any added sulphites so are great if you’re looking to cut back on chemicals. These are our fave […]

Drinks, Our Top 5

Our top 5 Prosecco Spritz cocktails

November 8, 2018, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, these refreshing prosecco fizz cocktails are perfect for enjoying on warm days this festive season! Pear Elderflower Spritz   Glass: antique martini    Method: Pre-chill the antique martini glass with ice. Place all the ingredients into a shaker and shake vigorously, until the tin is frozen. Discard the ice from […]

Drinks, Night life

Poison of the month: Malfy Gin Rosa

November 7, 2018, Author: Danita Pilley

Hot on the heels of Malfy Con Arancia, the latest offering from the Torino Distillati is just in time for summer: Malfy Gin Rosa.    READ MORE ON DINING OUT HERE.  About: As the name suggests, the gin is a delightful pink colour and, typical of the exceptional, Italian […]

Recipes

Chef Grant van der Riet shares his Frutti di Mare recipe

October 31, 2018, Author: Hello Joburg

“Stepping into a kitchen for the first time at 14 years old I knew that this is what I’d be doing for the rest of my life and that I’d give it my heart. Finishing school, I then went on to study at Prue Leith […]

Drinks

Champagne on the rocks is the drink of the summer

October 26, 2018, Author: Candice May

Exciting news, Hello Joburgers! After years of anticipation, champagne drinkers in South Africa can finally toast to summer in the city in champagne style as Veuve Clicquot introduces Rich Rosé to South Africa just in time for season. Created expressly for mixology, Veuve Clicquot Rich […]

Food, Health

Our top reasons to go vegan … for your hormones!

October 19, 2018, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, irrelevant of how much, or how little, we know about hormones, what we do know is that when it comes to rapid changes in our mood, energy and weight, these special little chemical messengers are the culprits every time! Happy hormones make for […]

Drinks, Shopping

Naughty or nice? Our favourite wines this month

October 18, 2018, Author: Candice May

We’re all a little bit of sugar and spice, right? So, 3 of the ladies at Hello Joburg – Bianca, Candice and Carly – rounded up their top naughty and nice wines, from sexy, boozy bottles to ones you’ll want to share with that special someone […]

Drinks

Poison of the month: Bisquit V.S.O.P Cognac

October 18, 2018, Author: Hello Joburg

Bisquit Cognac is made with the spirit of sharing in mind. So, while the weather keeps getting warmer and a certain sense of celebration lingers in the air, we suggest sharing a bottle with your loved ones – trust us, it’s a party starter. About: […]

Recipes

The ultimate Christmas cake by Chef Martin Ferreira from Café Patisse

October 17, 2018, Author: Hello Joburg

“We currently operate two retail outlets, in Greenside, and Morningside. If it is a high tea, a celebration, or just a quick bite with coffee, we will have the chocolate or tiramisu tart, opera or cremeux that you are looking for. For those peeps who need stylish and beautiful […]