Category: Food & Drink

Featured, Food

Gravity Café is baking the world a better place

Jul 13, 2020, Author: Candice May

Fresh, soft, warm bread. Eat it, smell it, roll around on huge piles of it. You’ll want to spend half of your monthly salary at Gravity Café. From warm bread rolls and plaited loaves to hot buns, this Linden coffee shop will drop delicious freshly […]


Say hello to the only kosher craft gin

Jul 13, 2020, Author: Bianca Spinner

There’s no need to schlep around town for the finest premium craft gin because Musgrave Original Gin ticks all the right boxes.  READ MORE ON DINING OUT HERE. Not only is it kosher, it also boasts 11 African botanicals – expect top notes of cardamom, African […]

Drinks, Recipes

Cocktail of the Month: Espresso martini … with a winter twist

Jul 9, 2020, Author: Candice May

This month, we’re remixing the classic coffee cocktail that combines the pick-me-up powers of coffee and the cool-you-out properties of booze. Even though we’re still in lockdown, there are cocktails to be drunk and plenty of good times to be had over these espresso martins […]

Drinks, People of Joburg

A one-on-one with Silke Bucker: Brand director of Castle Lite

Jul 8, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

We sat down with Silke Bucker, the brand director of Castle Lite, to chat about everything from how the brand has managed to remain visible during the lockdown, to her top tips for responsible drinking. When did you join the Castle Lite team and when […]


Try these classic truffles for World Chocolate Day

Jul 7, 2020, Author: Candice May

Hip hip hooray, Hello Joburgers! Roodeberg is celebrating World Chocolate Day on 7 July 2020 with easy-to-make truffles that accentuate its masterly crafted blends. From the Classic Red, the formidable Reserve and commemorative Roodeberg 1949, to the enchanting Rosé, you will find your perfect match with […]


BLOOM Gin unveils new ready-to-drink collection

Jul 7, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

BLOOM Gin has unveiled a new ready-to-drink (RTD) range aimed at those looking for the ultimate in convenient gin options for everyday social and treat occasions, from picnics to sundowners.  READ MORE ON DRINKS HERE. Made in the same way as its mother brand with only […]


Recipe: Ouma’s warm baked pudding

Jul 6, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Ashleigh Levin is a self-taught chef, recipe developer and author of Home Cooked & Heartwarming. Instagram: @ashleighlevinfood   READ MORE ON RECIPES HERE. Ingredients:   For the pudding:  3 tablespoons butter, just melted   1 cup granulated white sugar    3 eggs   ¼ cup milk    1½ cups cake flour    1½ teaspoon […]

Drinks, Featured, Recipes

Non-alcoholic bubbly cocktails you can make in minutes

Jul 3, 2020, Author: Candice May

Add some sparkle to your next lockdown house party with these tasty cocktail recipes made with Robertson Winery’s Non-Alcoholic Sparkling Wines. From a grapefruit and rosemary sparkle to orange and thyme mimosas, we have a drink for every occasion.  READ MORE ON OUR TOP 5 HERE. […]


Put Malva pudding on the winter menu

Jul 2, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Capsicum Culinary Studio – South Africa’s largest chef school – has tasked its chef lecturers to come up with some delicious dishes, perfect for the whole family to enjoy during the current lockdown Chef Charne Wylie from the school’s Pretoria campus shares her recipe for […]


Try these easy peasy back-to-school oatmeal cookies by chef Lerato Panyane

Jun 30, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Capsicum Culinary Studio – South Africa’s largest chef school – has tasked its chef lecturers to come up with delicious dishes and baking treats for the whole family to enjoy, not only during the current lockdown, but also as we ease back into a more […]