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People of Joburg

A bubbly chat with Bon Courage’s Jacques Bruwer

March 25, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, Bon Courage is one of a host of top South African bubbly producers who will be showcasing their product at the upcoming Johannesburg Cap Classique and Champagne Festival which takes place on Saturday, April 13 and Sunday, April 14 from 12:00 to 17:00 […]


Alcohol-free with the same refreshing taste … Heineken® 0.0 lands in SA!

March 25, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, Heineken has presented its latest innovation, Heineken® 0.0, an alcoholic free lager brewed with a unique recipe for a distinct balanced taste – and only 69 calories per 330ml bottle. READ MORE ON FOOD AND DRINK HERE.    The brand’s iconic green label has been […]


A rosé wine you can drink for breakfast

March 8, 2019, Author: Candice May

In our opinion, if drinking a mimosa for breakfast is acceptable then wine is fine, too. In fact, we’d make a pretty strong argument to ditch the OJ altogether and just have bubbly. After all, what you eat for breakfast deserves some attention to what […]

Night life

Get to know Aviation Gin with Travis Tober

March 7, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

Travis has had 20+ years of experience at top restaurants and bars in the US and has always loved Aviation Gin. As their Head of Brand Education he travels around the world to tell the Aviation story, build relationships with local distributors, meet customers and create innovative cocktails with bartenders and mixologists! He also gets to hang out […]


Our fave breakfast bubbly: Valdo Prosecco Floral Brut Edition  

March 1, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

READ MORE ON FOOD & DRINK HERE. Where to buy it: From for R269 a bottle.   What it tastes like: On the nose, this Prosecco has a fine, elegant and complex structure with aromas of blossom and a consistent presence of raspberry. The palate has a pleasant tickle […]

Night life

A newbie’s guide to Sandton 

February 20, 2019, Author: Candice May

Firstly – welcome to the City of Gold! Finding yourself in a new city can be tough for many reasons, especially when you’re looking for things to do in your free time. Well, the nightlife scene in the hub of Sandton has come a long way, […]


The sexiest food-and-wine pairings

February 13, 2019, Author: Candice May

Are you and that special someone thinking of staying in on Valentine’s Day this year? Not only will that be refreshing – you’ll also skip the pressure to pick the perfect restaurant, scrambling to get a reservation and paying an arm and a leg to […]

Dining Out

One tequila, two tequila, three tequila … MORE!

February 12, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

With handcrafted cocktails as the focus, and the tasting menu as a supporting act, new kid on the block, J Rabbit, believes that tequila isn’t a trend, as it has been and always will be around.   The brainchild of Paul Lycos and business partner Brigitte Labuschagne, Johannesburg’s first and only […]


How to make a Woodford Old Fashioned

February 4, 2019, Author: Candice May

Hello Joburgers, Woodford Reserve has quickly developed into the highly acclaimed award-winning brand, bearing testament to the care that goes into each bottle. Woodford is particularly suited to the Old Fashioned, a classic American Bourbon Whiskey cocktail steeped in history. The recipe was said to […]


Our top 5 budget-friendly fine wines

January 22, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

They say that life is too short to drink bad wine, so it seems we have a dilemma on our hands. January is tough and at this point, most of us are tightening our belts and waiting desperately for our first paycheck, so drinking top […]