Kitchen at the End of the Universe: #MyBacksbergRecipe

BoozyFoodie (she said):   Okay, picture the scene:  a select group of foodies and wine lovers taking part in a virtual food and wine pairing challenge.  Their quest – use a “secret ingredient” (provided by Backsberg) in a dish to be paired with the brand new 2017 Backsberg Pinotage Rosé. Keep the surprise …

Black Bamboo: An Encounter with Magnificence

Noble Savage (he said): Black Bamboo has for some time now been on our restaurant bucket list. We had a brief introduction during the Constantia wine evening (A Week of Wine Part 1: Constantia Wine Route Tasting at Black Bamboo), and were very impressed by what we saw, particularly the …

Wellness Warehouse is on a mission!

Boozy Foodie (she said): #LiveLifeWellClearwater This year, on their 10th birthday, Wellness Warehouse is just going from strenght to strenght!  The first time I heard about them, was a good couple of years ago – and I was a regular visitor to their online shop.  Believe it or not, I …

Stanley Beer Yard: Craft Beer 101

Noble Savage (he said): As you may well know, Craft Beer has developed into a booming industry over the last few years. Breweries are literally popping up like mushrooms, and it seems that the thirst (pun intended) for the various brands are unquenchable. This popularity has led to some establishments …

What’s up at Ciao Baby Cucina?

Boozy Foodie (she said): We were invited to Ciao Baby Cucina’s flagship store at Montecasino to taste and sample some of the new and revamped menu items – ready to be launched in April 2017! The hospitality of the team was top notch, hosted by manager Micheal Holiasmenos – and …

A Week of Wine!  Part III: Brooklyn Bubbles

And yes, we’re still going!  Brooklyn Bubbles (Saturday): Noble Savage (he said): And finally, it was time for Brooklyn Bubbles. The idea behind this is also simple: get a bunch of Sparkling and MCC producers together. Add people. Repeat. The event was supposed to be at the open area between …

An Epic Mid-Week Adventure Not to Be Missed#JoziWineRoute

Boozy Foodie (she said): I’ve been keeping my eye on this event for a while now! Was beyond excited to hear that Tuning the Vine is planning to create a similar wine ‘safari’ here in Johannesburg . Being an expert social media stalker, I’ve been watching their Twitter and Facebook accounts with …