Category: Drinks

Drinks

These pink bubbles and sweet treats is our favourite combo ever!

May 20, 2019, Author: Candice May

Nothing beats the feeling of getting home after a long day of hard work, changing into sweatpants and pouring yourself a glass of sparkling wine. READ MORE ON NIGHTLIFE HERE.  Graham Beck Brut Rosé a go-to choice for anyone seeking a little pick-me-up in the form of […]

Drinks

Our favourite rosé wine to drink with comfort food

May 8, 2019, Author: Carly Ritz

Does Graça Casa De Ouro Rosé look and sound familiar? Of course it does. It’s the wine your folks drank at Ocean Basket or Parea when they dined out during the week and only let you have one fizzy drink while they klapped the bottle. […]

Drinks

A rosé and pizza pairing for #WineWednesday

May 1, 2019, Author: Candice May

There are so many reasons to love rosé wine, Hello Joburgers: it’s budget-friendly, it’s the perfect brunch wine, it tastes good in your food, it pairs well with everything and you can literally drink it right this second (no need to hold this wine for a […]

Drinks

The perfect wine for a classic spaghetti vongole

April 24, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

Terra del Capo Pinot Grigio  This gorgeous Pinot Grigio starts off fruity with golden apple and light peach aromas that are complemented with touches of stone fruit and floral notes. READ MORE ON FOOD & DRINK HERE. On the palate, flavours of nectarine and peach intermingle with honeysuckle opulence and fresh lime […]

Drinks

Roku Gin lands in SA

April 18, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, Roku Gin is the latest import to rival SA’s trending gin industry and offers a native edge with a rare flavour base inspired by its home country. READ MORE ON FOOD & DRINK HERE.  ‘Roku’, meaning six in Japanese, is a gin that combines six traditional botanicals […]

Drinks

This wine is heaven on earth … for your plate and your glass!

April 17, 2019, Author: Candice May

“I love cooking with wine. Sometimes I even put some in the food.” For tasty food, you should only cook with wine that you’d drink in the first place. Whether you want to open a bottle especially for that perfect pasta sauce or need a way […]

Drinks, Night life

Liquid love: Jozi’s most indulgent drinks

April 9, 2019, Author: Candice May

Dessert has long been our motto here at Hello Joburg HQ. Rather than spoiling our appetites, though, we’re getting our fix with the most irresistible dessert-inspired cocktails – the ideal elixir for chilly nights ahead. Get ready to put your champagne taste to the test and satisfy your […]

Dining Out, Drinks

Where to get the best G&T on tap in Jozi

April 8, 2019, Author: Candice May

Hello Joburgers, gin bars are multiplying in Joburg as the spirit ditches its mother’s ruin reputation and gains some serious street cred. So where are the best places to procure a G&T in town? While we love a mean shaken martini and an elevated gin […]

Drinks

A revolutionary new drink: HiDRATE Ultimate Hydration

April 4, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

MiWATER is a Mineral Water or “Miracle Water”, a revolutionary new beverage harnessing the power of natural Fulvic and Humic Acid with pure Reverse Osmosis (RO) water to produce possibly the ultimate natural hydration beverage.  READ MORE ON FOOD & DRINK HERE. MiWATER is sugar-free and free of all preservatives and has a ph of […]

Drinks, Recipes

The perfect wine for a rich Bolognese pasta sauce

April 3, 2019, Author: Carly Ritz

Some people cook with wine because they know that as an acidic ingredient it makes magic out of marinades and sauces as the alcohol evaporates and the flavour lingers. Boiling down or simmering a dish with wine concentrates the flavours to really showcase the other […]