Sneaky Sippings at The Sneaky Sausage – every Tuesday

About 2 weeks ago, while the rest of Cape Town was stuck in SONA rehearsal traffic, I decided to dodge the madness and have some wine instead… Free wine that is!  Thanks to the weekly Sneaky Sippings wine tasting series that takes place every Tuesday over at The Sneaky Sausage:

I actually featured The Sneaky […]

By |February 20th, 2017|Wine appreciation|0 Comments|

I try out new nose to tail eatery, La Tete

One of the restaurants that’s all the hype right now is La Tete which is located in lower Bree St.  It’s a “nose to tail” establishment meaning that they use every possible part of an animal, thus minimising waste, but at the same time also creating some really “interesting” dishes that may not be […]

By |February 6th, 2017|Places to dine|0 Comments|

I try out new Japanese restaurant, Shio

Last week my friend Dax and I decided to try out Chef Cheyne Morrisby’s newly opened 3rd restaurant, a new Japanese-style dining spot called Shio.

Having been to both his other restaurants, Cheyne’s in Hout Bay & Lucky Bao which right next door to Cheyne’s, and really enjoying both, I was very excited to test […]

By |January 19th, 2017|Places to dine|2 Comments|
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    Get your tickets to the Cosmopolitan Summer Party now for only R100

Get your tickets to the Cosmopolitan Summer Party now for only R100

The weather is getting hotter, the year is fast coming to an end, and I think we all deserve a good party, don’t you?

That’s exactly what the team over at Cosmopolitan SA is planning on the 19th of November in collaboration with Mainstay. Tickets are selling at R100 and includes a 3 month print subscription to […]

Jerry’s Burger Bar – my new burger obsession

So Jerry’s Burger Bar has been on my radar for a while now.  With comments like “best burger in Cape Town” and “best burger I’ve had in my life”, I figured it was worth putting all healthy eating intentions aside to get my burger on.

Therefore last week, my friends and I popped in for […]

By |August 21st, 2015|Places to dine|0 Comments|

The “skinny” on The Skinny Juice Co

Last Saturday I attended the official launch & opening of The Skinny Juice Co which is situated in Ravenscraig Rd, Woodstock.  These guys specialise in raw, fresh, cold pressed juice from only the best locally sourced produce.

If you’ve been wanting to make some healthier changes, or you’ve been intrigued by the whole juice detox […]

Gin lovers take note – The Botanist Gin has arrived in SA

Gin definitely seems to be undergoing a major popularity revolution right now… I’ve spotted a few new local brands that have made an appearance on the market recently, we now also have dedicated gin bars here in Cape Town, like Mother’s Ruin and The Gin Bar in Wale Street (still need to pay this […]

By |June 29th, 2015|Events|0 Comments|
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    The Village Idiot – the awesome new spot behind my hangover today ;)

The Village Idiot – the awesome new spot behind my hangover today ;)

I’m sitting here… trying to get some work done while suffering through a bit of a (OK a rather large) hangover… why?  I went to check out the all new The Village Idiot in Loop St last night, and from this first visit it is now clear that I’ll be suffering through many hangovers […]

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    Winter date night suggestion: Dinner & a movie at the Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa

Winter date night suggestion: Dinner & a movie at the Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa

Looking for something to score some major points with that special person (or maybe even hopefully soon to be special person) in your life?  Then look no further than the Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa’s popular Dinner & Movie evenings.

For only R475 per person you will enjoy:

A delectable 3 course fine fining dinner at […]

Get your dose of African flavour over at GOLD

A recent visit to a restaurant that’s actually been around for a while reinforced my belief that sometimes you really just have to get out there and explore this city in true tourist style…

GOLD is a restaurant that specialises in what they refer to as “opulent African cuisine”.  They’re a massive hit amongst visitors […]