Post Tagged with: "wine"

Celebrations, Drinks

Healthy celebrations: Alcohol (or none) for the health-conscious drinker

Dec 5, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

 Except for the harsh laws on drinking and driving these days, people are also leaning towards a healthier lifestyle, which means your drinks list for the festive season might have to be tweaked.  READ MORE ON DINING OUT HERE.   No mocking of the mocktails  Mocktails are not […]

Drinks, Travel

Wineland wandering – a guide to the Cape’s winelands

Dec 3, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

With numerous flights leaving both Joburg and Pretoria for Cape Town on a daily basis, a visit to the renowned Cape Winelands is all but farfetched.   READ MORE ON PEOPLE OF JOBURG HERE. When you look at the broad Cape region, there are countless wine farms and […]

Competitions, Featured, Leisure Activities

Italy comes to South Africa for an authentic cultural experience + WIN 5 double tickets

Nov 8, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Italy is world-renowned for its famous wines, cuisine and sizzling sports cars and South Africans will get a chance to sample the very best of Italy at the second edition of “Vino in Piazza, Wines of Italy” event from the 22nd to the 24th November […]

Dining Out, Travel

Enjoy a sensory summer sojourn at Constantia Glen

Oct 18, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Awaken your senses this summer at Constantia Glen, the picturesque boutique wine estate situated only 20 minutes from the Cape Town city centre. READ MORE ON DINING OUT HERE. With extended opening hours and delicious new taste partners added to their popular selection of platters and […]

Drinks

Robertson Winery shines at recent “Best Value” wine awards

Oct 17, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Robertson Winery’s recent successes at various “Best Value” wine awards, namely the 2019 Gold Wine Awards, Winemag.co.za’s Best Value Shiraz Tasting, and the 2018/19 Ultra Value Wine Challenge have once again validated Robertson Winery’s reputation for creating exceptional wines that over-deliver in their respective price […]

Drinks, People of Joburg

A good chardonnay with fish and chips: 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 […]

Drinks

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

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 […]

Entertainment, Food & Drink

Stellenbosch Wine Festival is returning to Jozi

Aug 27, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Wish you could get away for a weekend of wine-tasting at world-class wine estates? We’re giving you the chance to do just that, right in the heart of Joburg! For a gloriously relaxing two days on 5 and 6 October, The Stellenbosch Wine Festival Joburg presented by Pick […]

Dining Out

Appetite Fest – a feast for the senses

Aug 22, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Appetite Fest is back, and we’ve got the ticket breakdown right here for you so that you don’t need to waste time on figuring out which ticket to buy. Get yours before it’s sold out!  READ MORE ON FOOD & DRINK HERE. R60 – R450  General […]