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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 […]

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Extra special ‘lady’ friends to drink with

Aug 20, 2019, Author: Carly Ritz

We drink wine all year round. But given that we’re celebrating women this month, we selected three extra special “lady” friends to drink with… READ MORE ON FOOD & DRINK HERE.   First, a drink with Sophie   The lady you can count on   Ah, the Iona Sophie te’Blanche Sauvignon Blanc […]

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Our top 5 reasons to visit Indaba Hotel this month

Aug 19, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

The Indaba Hotel, located in Fourways, is known for its rich history and warm country house feel. It boasts a number of stunning facilitates including the Mowana Spa, Inverroche Gin Distillery and Bistro 407, making it a must visit all year round. However, this month […]

Featured, People of Joburg

Candice Philip: The female chef of the moment

Aug 12, 2019, Author: Candice May

At Grei, head chef Candice Philip brings elements of the unusual to your dining experience. Whether you’re looking for one of the best tasting menus in Joburg or simply a high-class spot to celebrate a special occasion, she has you covered for a candlelit dinner […]

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‘Tis the season for a rugged wine pairing

Jun 28, 2019, Author: Candice May

Vrede en Lust Lady J Syrah 2012 is one of our favourite winter wines. Best described as showing clean fruit, ripe cherries, plums and white pepper on the nose, this appealing shiraz is a wine that’s the perfect example of how fruit from two different terroirs can harmonise to […]

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The wine pairing we’re hot for when the temperature drops 

Jun 26, 2019, Author: Candice May

It’s time to break out your yoga pants, digital Yule log, toasted marshmallows and low-hanging Game of Thrones references – winter is coming! The forecast is looking bright with multitasking whites, enveloping reds and deliciously optimistic bottles. Cancel your plans and hunker down with our […]

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An unusual Viognier food and wine pairing for winter

Jun 3, 2019, Author: Candice May

You’re probably wondering why on earth we’d recommend a classically flowery white wine in winter. READ MORE ON FOOD & DRINK HERE. While Fairview Viognier (pronounced ‘vee-own-yay’) is known for its honey and stone fruit flavours and typical spring blossom floral aromas, it’s also surprisingly versatile. And, let’s be honest: by […]

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

May 20, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

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 […]