Author Archives: Hello Joburg

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 […]


Functional rooibos-based health shots FTW!

Jul 8, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

BOS Brands, the makers of the much-loved BOS organic rooibos ice tea, has launched a new range of functional rooibos-based health shots. READ MORE ON RECIPES HERE. Available in four variants, each shot is packed with the benefits of brewed organic rooibos, a healthy dose of functional […]

Business & Tech

How to manage cash flow during Covid-19

Jul 8, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

There is no denying that we find ourselves in unprecedented times. No one could have anticipated the rapid rise in Covid-19 infections and how it has quite literally brought the world to a standstill. Given how interconnected we are as a human race, the detrimental […]


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 […]


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 […]


Be the queen of the blow-dry with ghd’s latest innovation

Jul 1, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, meet the lighter and faster NEW ghd helios™ professional hair dryer (R2,900). Developed by ghd’s leading UK research and development lab in Cambridge in conjunction with top physicists, engineers and styling professionals, new ghd helios™ features innovative aeroprecis™ technology giving you ultimate styling […]

Entertainment, Leisure Activities

Time Square has reopened: Here’s what you need to know

Jun 30, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Big news, Hello Joburgers! Time Square in Menlyn Maine reopened its doors and welcomed guests yesterday. The team has been gearing up for this milestone occasion following the announcement on Wednesday, 17 June 2020 by President Cyril Ramaposa that casinos, hotels and restaurants would soon […]

Competitions, Featured

WIN a trip to Umngazi Hotel & Spa worth R16,000!

Jun 30, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Umngazi Hotel & Spa is located on the iconic Wild Coast in the Eastern Cape. It is a remote destination offering pristine beaches, wide open spaces, tranquillity, soulful rejuvenation and memories that will last a lifetime. It is the perfect playground for families and couples. […]


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 […]