Stay Warm this Winter with the Benguela Group

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The Benguela Group has been hard at work thinking up great ways to keep you entertained this Winter.

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New Winter Menu at Shimmy Beach Club

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Shimmy Beach Club, in Cape Town’s V&A Waterfront is known as South Africa’s premier venue and restaurant location. The restaurant has hosted some of the biggest Summer parties and celebrations and has now just launched its new winter menu with a variety of mouth-watering dishes. This heart-warming a la carte menu will be available in the restaurant from 4 May to the end of August, 2016.

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Father’s Day at Benguela Brasserie, Lakeside Lodge & Spa

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On Sunday, 19th June 2016, we get the opportunity to honour our fathers, once again, at Lakeside Lodge & Spa, a short drive out from Sedgefield on the Garden Route. A hearty winter set menu is planned at the lodge’s on-site restaurant, Benguela Brasserie & Restaurant, this Father’s Day.

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La Motte introduces New Award-Winning Food & Wine Tasting

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La Motte Wine Estate, in Franschhoek, was recently awarded as the winner in the Drinks International Wine Tourism Awards for the category Best Food and Wine Matching Experience for the third time. This exceptional food and wine experience, hosted on Friday mornings, now has an exciting new execution.
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The Best Banting Restaurants in Cape Town

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Lately, there doesn’t seem to be a day that goes by that I don’t hear the word ‘banting’, or ‘Tim Noakes’. The high fat, low carb diet has become a veritable craze in South Africa. Everyone is doing it or knows someone who is doing it, and they’re all wanting to talk about it.

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Amigos Restaurant opens in Waterkloof Corner

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Customers, suppliers, media, friends and family came together on 25th April to celebrate the launch of Amigos Restaurant in Waterkloof Corner, a new Mexican Mediterranean style Restaurant in Pretoria.

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Places to Wine and Dine your moms on Mother’s Day

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It is almost that time of year where we celebrate the first ladies of our lives, our lovely moms. If you’re at a loss over how to show your love and appreciation for her, celebrate her special day with a lavish meal in a picturesque setting.

To help you to wine and dine your moms, we have compiled a list of Cape Town eateries who are going all out to commemorate Mother’s Day on 8 May 2016.
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Mother’s Day and fine dining at Benguela on Main

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This Mother’s Day, treat your mom like the queen she is with a lavish, four-course lunch at Benguela on Main in Somerset West.

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The Best Pizzerias in Johannesburg

 

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What could be more satisfying than biting into a cheesy, saucy pizza that bursts with flavour? For most, the Italian treat forms part of their staple diet – whether you’re enjoying a night on the town with friends, or simply can’t muster the energy to cook a meal.

If you’re looking for pizzas of the finest quality in Johannesburg, have a look at our guide to the most authentic pizzerias around.

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The Top Cosy Winter Restaurants in Cape Town

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Winter in the Mother City is characterised by the black south easterlies and cold, horizontal rainfall. Cape Tonians will agree that such blustering and freezing conditions call for warm soups, stews and glasses of red wine around a roaring fireplace.

If you’re unwilling to give up your night’s out on account of the weather, we have compiled a list of winter-friendly restaurants which offer diners a warm refuge from the cold.

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