Category: Drinks

Drinks, Leisure Activities

The low down on this year’s Juliet Cullinan Standard Bank Wine Festival

Feb 24, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

The Juliet Cullinan Standard Bank Wine Festival proudly celebrates its 30th anniversary when it takes place at Summer Place in Johannesburg on May 5 and 6. READ MORE ON TRAVEL HERE. According to its founder Juliet Cullinan, it is now the world’s oldest wine event under […]

Drinks

Tokara has a new MCC!

Feb 19, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Known for their elegant wines, Tokara Wine Estate doesn’t fail to impress with the release of their second vintage; an ultra-stylish Methode Cap Classique. READ MORE ON DRINKS HERE. This 100% Chardonnay is crafted from cool climate grapes grown on Tokara’s prized Elgin property and is packaged in a unique butterfly bottle that’s been specially designed to lend […]

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Roodeberg Classic Rosé 2019 is the ultimate Valentine’s drink

Feb 10, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Perfect for warm summer evenings, Roodeberg’s Classic Rose is sure to win over even the coldest of hearts this Valentine’s Day. READ MORE ON DINING OUT HERE. With a fresh and lingering fruity finish, this enchanting salmon pink rosé promises to be the ideal accompaniment to many delicious meals. With subtle aromas of strawberry, candy floss […]

Drinks, Featured

Cocktail of the Month: Strawberry Grapefruit Twirl

Feb 10, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

A good G&T is a fantastic cocktail most of the time, but the Strawberry Grapefruit Twirl with fresh strawberries and a grapefruit bowtie is the ultimate cocktail to celebrate Valentine’s Day … and the abundance of fresh strawberries that are around during summer!  Strawberry Grapefruit […]

Drinks, Night life

News Cafe is mixing things up

Jan 27, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

News Cafe is on are journey to recreate their brand, starting with the revamp of News Cafes around Jozi and the introduction of their new cocktail menu, ‘A News Café Cocktail Experience’. READ MORE ON OUR TOP 5 HERE. The menu has removed the clutter of […]

Drinks, Travel

Quoin Rock – where epicureans lap up lavish attractions

Jan 24, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Since its launch in November 2018, family-owned Quoin Rock Estate has introduced a new dimension of luxury to the Cape winelands. READ MORE ON TRAVEL HERE. The farm’s phenomenal metamorphosis took place over six years after the Gaiduk family purchased it in 2012. Managing Director […]

Drinks, Featured

Cocktail of the Month: Hold Back The Tears

Jan 10, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

This month we’re shaking up the Hold Back The Tears cocktail – a combination of rum, Falernum syrup, lemon juice and egg white. It’s all about mixing up a balance between the ingredients into an absolutely delish and oh-so-refreshing craft cocktail that you’ll want to make again […]

Drinks, Night life

Crack open a couple cold ones and cheer on your team at Tigers Milk Melrose Arch

Jan 8, 2020, Author: Candice May

Your team is playing. Your person is boxing. Your horse is running. Your country is … swimming? We all love a bit of sports. But are there actually any decent sports bars in Joburg? You know, the ones that don’t try to dissolve your taste […]

Drinks

Ring in the new year with these perfect wines

Jan 6, 2020, Author: Candice May

Whatever your preferred outdoor activity this January, a great bottle of wine can brighten any occasion. So, to celebrate the possibilities of 2020, we’ve rounded up our best buys for barbecues, picnics and long, lazy lunches. Cheers!  READ MORE ON DRINKS HERE. A sumptuous sip of […]

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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 […]