Category: Food & Drink

Drinks

These Are SA’s Best Old-Fashioned Cocktail Bars

Dec 13, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Woodford Reserve, the world’s top-selling super-premium bourbon, has been in search of South Africa’s best Old-Fashioned cocktail bar with the 5th annual Woodford Bourbon Trail campaign. These are the top three SA Old-Fashioned cocktail bars and the deliciously unique renditions of the father of all […]

Drinks

The secret steps behind blending scotch

Dec 12, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Dive into the world of whisky as we take you through the sensory experience of blending scotch whisky. READ MORE ON FOOD & DRINK HERE. Dewar’s global ambassador, Fraser Campbell, educates us on the art of whisky blending, showcasing how Dewar’s multi-award-winning Master Blender, Stephanie Macleod, […]

Drinks

Changes for Franschhoek Wine Tram

Dec 10, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Spring is the season for new beginnings and after four years in the village, Franschhoek Wine Tram will be moving to their new home on the corner of Main Road and Cabriere Street.  READ MORE ON DINING OUT HERE. A purpose-built terminal that straddles the existing […]

Celebrations, Drinks

Healthy celebrations: Alcohol (or none) for the health-conscious drinker

Dec 5, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Except for the harsh laws on drinking and driving these days, people are also leaning towards a healthier lifestyle, which means your drinks list for the festive season might have to be tweaked.  READ MORE ON DINING OUT HERE.   No mocking of the mocktails  Mocktails are not […]

Recipes

Healthy mushroom recipes to try this festive season

Dec 5, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

The party season has officially begun! In the spirit of the season we’ve rounded up some delicious, healthy mushroom recipes to try and the best part? They all pair superbly with a South African bottle of bubbly! Cranberry & Brie Mushroom Bites – Simonsig Kaapse […]

Drinks, Travel

Wineland wandering – a guide to the Cape’s winelands

Dec 3, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

With numerous flights leaving both Joburg and Pretoria for Cape Town on a daily basis, a visit to the renowned Cape Winelands is all but farfetched.   READ MORE ON PEOPLE OF JOBURG HERE. When you look at the broad Cape region, there are countless wine farms and […]

Drinks, Our Top 5

Our top 5 wines to try this festive season

Dec 2, 2019, Author: Candice May

We don’t know your story, but one of the things we lust after during the festive season is the wine. There’s always a myriad of delightful choices to sip with your magical family – these are our top 5 selected for their unique story, amazing taste, […]

Drinks, Featured

Cocktail of the Month: Around the World

Nov 28, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Ever want to take a stroll around the world? The Around the World cocktail by Thirst Bar Services is the next best thing. It mixes gin with orange and lemon juice … and just a touch of ginger juice. Bottoms up!  READ MORE ON DINING […]

Drinks

Johnnie Walker Blue pays homage to SA’s heritage

Nov 26, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

The new limited-edition Johnnie Walker Blue Label NOMAD’s unique packaging was designed to show a journey to the Cradle of Humankind as the Johnnie Walker Striding Man follows the Shweshew patterned pathway past some of the oldest natural formations in the world. READ MORE ON LEISURE ACTIVITIES HERE. The bottle […]

Food & Drink

Festive Season Made Easy with GLAD

Nov 25, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

The Festive Season is a time for cooking, feasting and celebrating with friends and family. Let GLAD help make the holidays a little easier with their handy product range and creative tips for fun and festivities! Enjoy the Festive Holidays by making the most of your time […]