Category: Food & Drink

Drinks, People of Joburg

A Good Chardonnay with Fish & Chips: celebrated sommelier Esmé Groenewald’s favourite pairing

Oct 14, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, ask celebrated sommelier Esmé Groenewald about her favourite food and wine pairing and she’ll tell you it’s a Chardonnay paired with fish and chips. READ MORE ON LEISURE ACTIVITIES HERE. For Groenewald – a board member at the South African Sommeliers Association (SASA) and […]


The do’s and don’ts of beer

Oct 11, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

All good Joburgers know that there’s nothing quite like an ice cold beer on a hot summers day. So here’s some handy advice from SAB Trade Brewer on how to enjoy beer at it’s finest. READ MORE ON FOOD AND DRINK HERE. The Do’s and Don’ts […]


M&M’S salted caramel cookie recipe

Oct 2, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, it’s the time of year when we could all use a little pick me up and this delicious cookie recipe from Miss Lucky Pony is guaranteed to do just that. READ MORE ON ENTERTAINMENT HERE. Just like the newly launched limited edition M&M’s Salted […]


Nescafé celebrates international coffee day

Oct 1, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Every year, International Coffee Day honours and gives recognition to the people, from farmers to baristas, who are making noteworthy contributions to the coffee industry. For the past four years, Nescafé has celebrated the day by bringing coffee to the streets through a creation of […]


Johnnie Walker introduces South Africa’s first ever whisky meets polo masterclass

Sep 30, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

With its progressive thinking and it’s more nuanced approached to whisky enjoyment, the premium scotch whisky brand, Johnnie Walker introduces us to South Africa’s first ever Whisky Meets Polo Masterclass in association with the Nedbank International Polo. Johnnie Walker hosted acclaimed guests at this inaugural […]


Sommeliers selection 2019: Where to taste the best food wines

Sep 27, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

The Sommeliers Selection 2019 winning wines have been announced in a year in which the popular wine tasting event – a must for those who like pairing wine with food – will take place in KwaZulu Natal for the first time, along with Gauteng and […]

Drinks, Night life

Raise the bar with Hennessy cocktails this summer

Sep 27, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hennessy Cognac is one of the most celebrated and sophisticated spirits in the world. Produced in the Cognac region of France, this twice-distilled cognac is made from Ugni Blanc grapes and is enjoyed with a mixer as a long drink. What is perhaps less well […]


Heritage Day Braai Recipes

Sep 23, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

With 124 years of South African heritage, SAB has played an integral role in the social fabric of the country – and there’s not much more social than a braai on Heritage Day. That’s why we have some delicious Braai recipes to enjoy this Heritage Day. READ MORE […]

Drinks, Night life

The ultimate spring cocktail with Roku Gin

Sep 19, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

With Spring coming up we thought what better way than to sip on a G&T, or better yet – one of Roku’s gin based cocktails? READ MORE ON DINING OUT HERE. If you’re looking for a savoury cocktail to enjoy, indulge in either the Roku Negroni with flavours […]


Elgin Ridge Sauvignon Blanc is springtime in a glass

Sep 13, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Savour the warm weather and enjoy a chilled glass of Elgin Ridge 282 Sauvignon Blanc 2016. READ MORE ON DINING OUT HERE. Called summer in a glass, this wine promises flavours reminiscent of the summer time, such as candied citrus, pear, sweet melon and lime undertones giving […]