Category Archives: Fun Stuff

Ultra Mussels Wine Celebration – Den Anker

On the 30th July, Den Anker, Ultra Liquors and Luke Krone Events come together for the ultimate battle of the sexes at this years’ Ultra Mussels Wine Tournament. Guests can join in the fun from 12pm until 4pm at Belgian … Continue reading

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Top 10 Markets in Cape Town & Cape Peninsula

Markets are great for shopping for gifts, getting inspiration, indulging in delicious homemade treats and gourmet meals and sampling the likes of craft beer, wines and the latest foodie craze. We are spoilt for choice when it comes to markets in … Continue reading

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The Best Banting Restaurants in Cape Town

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 … Continue reading

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Best Places to enjoy a sundowner (or two) in Cape Town

With Summer drawing to a close, the days of stiff drink while marvelling over how beautiful the sunset is, are almost over. However, while you still can, make the most of light, summer days with sundowners overlooking the azure waters … Continue reading

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Recipes for your perfect Easter Lunch

We have already hit March  which means that Easter celebrations are soon to follow- a time to spend with your loved ones and of course, a time to indulge in good food. If you’re planning on throwing a massive feast … Continue reading

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Banting-friendly Desserts for your South African Christmas

With the festive season comes one too many baked goods and sugar-laden treats that are, quite simply, heavy on the waistline. If you’re a banter at this time of year, it takes great discipline to deny yourself the odd mince … Continue reading

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Unique South African Christmas Meals

Christmas is just around the corner now, and with that comes the usual mad rush for turkey, gammon and all the usual delicacies of the traditional Christmas lunch or dinner. While it is a scrumptious affair once all the cooking … Continue reading

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The Best Sushi Restaurants in Cape Town

‘Let’s do sushi’ is a common phrase used by many South Africans. Whether it’s a Friday night celebration to welcome in the weekend or a treat to commiserate the mid-week hump, we all like to feast on platters of sushi … Continue reading

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Romantic Date Nights In Johannesburg

If you’ve got a better half, it’s always a good idea to spoil them from time-to-time with a fancy dinner accompanied by a bottle of wine. Whether you’re looking to put some spice back into your relationship or for a … Continue reading

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Become a wine and cheese pairing expert with this handy guide

If you’re a wine and cheese lover – and aren’t we all? – you’ll know how fantastically well they go together. If you want to impress at your next dinner party or get together, check out our handy cheat sheet … Continue reading

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