Come Wine With Us with Durbanville Hills & Vista Marina

Last week I once again got to join the team from Come Wine With Us for one of their awesome food & wine evenings.  This time the location was the ultra-sexy new Vista Marina in the V&A Waterfront (right behind the Two Oceans Aquarium) and the wine was provided by Durbanville Hills who also […]

It’s Tuning the Vine time again this Wednesday, 9 Nov

Your favourite #InnerCityWineRoute is back again this Wednesday evening for another exploration into the wonderful world of wine…

This month they’ve added CyberCellar to their list of ticket purchasing options and if you purchase your tickets through CyberCellar over here you get a R100 discount voucher off any wine purchase greater than R250 AND you’re […]

By |November 7th, 2016|Events|0 Comments|
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    Don’t miss the last HQ Fine Wining event of the year with Ernst Gouws & Co Wines

Don’t miss the last HQ Fine Wining event of the year with Ernst Gouws & Co Wines

Next Wednesday evening, 2 November, HQ (100 Shortmarket St) is hosting their final Fine Wining evening for the year.  And to end things off in style, they’ve partnered with Ernst Gouws & Co Wines who will be treating guests to a selection of their beautiful wines.

On the night, guests will enjoy HQ’s well known […]

By |October 26th, 2016|Events, Places to dine|0 Comments|
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    Get your tickets for Fashion Flavour & Art in support of CANSA

Get your tickets for Fashion Flavour & Art in support of CANSA

For the past two years I’ve been involved with an amazing event called Fashion Flavour & Art (presented by Ambienz Bespoke Concierge) where all money raised goes directly to the Cancer Association of South Africa (aka CANSA).

This year my schedule’s been a bit manic, so I haven’t been able to help as much, but there’s another […]

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    Treat your mom to a lekker braai feast at The Village Idiot on Sunday

Treat your mom to a lekker braai feast at The Village Idiot on Sunday

As part of their new winter braai colab series (which kicked off on 1 May and will be running through to September), The Village Idiot is hosting a Mother’s Day lunch event with Springfield Estate this Sunday, 8 May.

Springfield will host a tasting table from 1 – 4pm where their awesome wines will be available by the glass […]

By |May 5th, 2016|Events|0 Comments|
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    Anybody up for an Adrenaline Adventures 10km trail run on Sunday at Cape Point Vineyards?

Anybody up for an Adrenaline Adventures 10km trail run on Sunday at Cape Point Vineyards?

This Sunday I’m going to be doing my first ever trail run (with the hopes of not dying in the process of course)…

Not only have I never done a trail run before, but I’ve never covered a running distance of more than 5km (my Saturday morning Park Run ritual) and this one is 10km. […]

By |May 4th, 2016|Events|0 Comments|
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    It’s the Harfield Village Carnival this weekend – don’t miss out

It’s the Harfield Village Carnival this weekend – don’t miss out

It’s time once again for the Harfield Village Carnival.  I attended this carnival for the first time last year and had an absolute blast.  This year I’m unfortunately missing out, but that doesn’t mean you should…

Weather predictions are looking good at a pleasant 20 degrees with no rain predicted, so this is your weekend instruction […]

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    Win full weekend passes to the Cape Town Sixes Cricket & Culture Festival this weekend

Win full weekend passes to the Cape Town Sixes Cricket & Culture Festival this weekend

The Cape Town Sixes is a 2 day cricket & cultural festival taking place this weekend on the 19th and 20th of March.

The festival features 2 days of exciting amateur cricketing action with 7 cricket leagues & guest performances by ex-Protea legends like Meyrick Pringle, Allan Donald, Justin Kemp & Aubrey Martin with ex-Protea player Brett Schultz […]

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    A beer pairing AND a wine pairing… all in a night’s work

A beer pairing AND a wine pairing… all in a night’s work

Last week I joined the Come Wine With Us team at the beautiful Laborie Wine Farm in Paarl for their Tour de Laborie & Bar di Bar.

The evening consisted of lots of flowing MCC (they do a brut, a brut rose & a blanc de blancs – all 3 winners), a beer pairing at Bar di Bar (Laborie’s own […]

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    Come Wine With Us throws a little welcome back bash & shares what’s on the cards for 2016

Come Wine With Us throws a little welcome back bash & shares what’s on the cards for 2016

Last week the team from Come Wine With Us partnered up with Zonnebloem Wines to host a little “Welcome Back” soiree for a few of their Cape Town fans (of which of course I am one).

It was a scorcher of a day and I had been struggling with #SONA2016 road closures all day which […]

By |February 17th, 2016|Events|2 Comments|