Category: Drinks

Drinks, Recipes

Fuel your passion with new Score Passion Fruit + easy cocktail recipes

Jul 28, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Score, the energy drink with attitude, has launched a brand new taste sensation that will fuel your passion and take your vitality to the next level. New Score Passion is a blast of sparkling passion fruit with a double shot of Guarana for that natural […]

Drinks, Featured, Recipes

Fabulous recipes from FAT bastard’s foodie friends

Jul 23, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

The recently released FAT bastard Chardonnay 2019 is not only delicious – rich and round, fruit driven and food friendly – it is also extremely well priced and a worthy successor to the 2018 vintage which top scored at’s Best Value Chardonnay Tasting last […]


Sophisticated wines for a date night at home – from budget to splurge

Jul 14, 2020, Author: Candice May

Date night = best night of the week. You’re already smart if you’re planning a solid Netflix cue and wine date at home. There’s nothing sexier than sharing a bottle of wine together, plus this is also a fabulous opportunity to buy something new that you’ve wanted to try. Regardless […]


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 […]


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 […]

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. […]


Thomas Dakin Small-Batch Gin has arrived in SA

Jun 15, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Known as the World’s Best British London Dry Gin, Thomas Dakin Small-Batch Gin is finally available for purchase here in Joburg. READ MORE ON RECIPES HERE. The classic style, juniper-focused gin is famed for its heritage and craftsmanship. The recipe took master distiller, Joanne Moore more […]


7 unexpected ways to enjoy cognac this winter

Jun 15, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

We bet you didn’t know that June is when World Cognac Day takes place… Cognac is extremely versatile; it can be enjoyed neat, on the rocks, with a mixer or in a cocktail. The truth is there are no rules when it comes to enjoying […]