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  LOCKDOWN COCKTAIL RECIPES

There’s nothing better than mixing your own refreshing cocktails to sip in the sun on a nice summer’s day. While classics like mojitos and margaritas are always reliable, adventurous and healthy new kombucha infused cocktails with loads of ingredients are exciting to make and there’s a lot to be said for drinks that are different and easy to make. So ditch the sugary, MSG mixers and impress your lockdown buddies instead by using Happy Culture Kombucha instead with these colourful drinks that wil …



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A LOCKDOWN MOTHERS DAY FEAST!

  A Mother’s Day feast filled with quality moments from breakfast to lunch and even a twist on her favourite pool side drink, that’s packed with Vitamin C. This will make it a day to remember. So go on and spoil her, with a day off from kitchen duties, while you impress with some culinary skills, with these easy Rhodes Quality recipes, to help you along. Easy Chocolate Breakfast Pancakes A simple, easy-to-make pancake dish that is a real breakfast treat for mum. INGREDIENTS (Makes 10) 250 g …



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AN EVENING OF ITALIAN HERITAGE AND CELEBRATION

(Cape Town, South Africa) – 15 On Orange Hotel, Autograph Collection, hosted a decadent Italian dining experience on Friday, 26 July, spearheaded by Executive Chef and culinary mastermind, Tamsyn Wells with live Italian music. Situated in the heart of the city, the Urban Oasis welcomed guests to a magnificent, majestic setting of luxurious modernity and lush greenery, complimented by breath-taking views of Table Mountain and Lion’s Head.             The three-course …



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An Evening of Italian Heritage and Celebration

15 On Orange Hotel, Autograph Collection, hosted a decadent Italian dining experience on Friday, 26 July, spearheaded by Executive Chef and culinary mastermind, Tamsyn Wells with live Italian music. Situated in the heart of the city, the Urban Oasis welcomed guests to a magnificent, majestic setting of luxurious modernity and lush greenery, complimented by breath-taking views of Table Mountain and Lion’s Head. The three-course dinner experience highlighted Chef Tamsyn’s immaculate adaptation of …



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Architect Julia Gaiduk creates art in motion at Quoin Rock

(Cape Town). The pioneering vision of Dr Julia Gaiduk has transformed Quoin Rock Wine Estate into one of the most masterful architectural undertakings in the Cape Winelands. The family-owned Simonsberg estate has now reopened after two years of reconstruction. The genius of this reinvention lies in the seamless blend of exterior landscape with magnificent interior space. Symbolism was a driving force of the reconstruction project, with architectural and structural elements drawing on the natural …



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CANS WITH PURPOSE LIFTS SPIRITS DURING LOCKDOWN

Superiate’s Cans With Purpose now stands at R350 000 in donations and aiming for R 1 million to feed our communities 16 April 2020: Superiate’s Cans With Purpose has come a long way in a very short time. Cans With Purpose was set up in March 2020, to feed hungry children who are no longer receiving food at school due to COVID-19 lockdown measures. Since its unassuming beginnings, the initiative has gained unprecedented momentum, raising R 350 000 and counting. When Brad Stern, founder of Superia …



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Cape Town’s re-launched hot spot; Lou Lou’s is set to keep you entertained this festive season

On Friday, 22 November 2019 Lou Lou’s hosted an exclusive MVG Club and re-launch party for celebs, A-listers and media. The esteemed guests were welcomed by the fabulous Local drag persona, Odidiva, with a glass of the eye-catching Pongracz Brut. To highlight the delights of this premium upmarket establishment, set in the European inspired Cape Quarter, Lou Lou’s draped in gold and black invited these hand selected guests to become premium card holders. The re-launch of the dynamic Lou Lou’s is …



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Chantel Dartnall Chef and Owner of Restaurant Mosaic

  Chantal Dartnall is one phenomenal woman renowned in the restaurant industry.  We share her story of passion, dedication and hard work.  Winning awards is certainly not a one day affair and her story is one that is inspirational but more importantly her passion for food has taken her to great brave heights of success. Having been recognized as the Best Lady Chef in the World at the annual Best Chef Awards in 2017, and twice being named South African Chef of the Year at the annual Eat Out …



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Chefs And Social Responsibility During A Global Pandemic

  SOUTH AFRICA, APRIL 2020 – Fine-dining may have hit the pause button during lockdown but some of South Africa’s chefs are finding ways to make a difference, and are demonstrating one of S.Pellegrino Young Chef core values of social responsibility in action. One of the bright rays of hope during the Covid-19 epidemic in South Africa has been seeing how many chefs are stepping up to help in the community. The restaurant industry in one of those hit hardest by the lockdown and by the absence …



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CHILL Beverages and CAN DO! Launch Africa’s First Canned Water Solution

  Cape Town, South Africa – First introduced to the public at Rocking the Daisies in 2019, to much curiosity and excitement, today, Chill Beverages International in partnership with CAN DO! officially launch Africa’s First canned water solution: DAY Water. The partnership between Chill Beverages and CAN DO! is inspired by a mutual recognition to offer a safe and environmentally responsible alternative to single use plastic. Appealing to the consciousness of consumers who consider themselves …



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Col’Cacchio Launches new ‘Heat & Eat’ gourmet pizza range via Buyfresh.co.za

  Col’Cacchio have just launched their new ‘Heat & Eat’ gourmet pizza range currently available on Buyfresh.co.za. You can now enjoy a delicious thin-based pizza prepared by SA’s favourite Italian inspired restaurant, from the comfort of your home.  The new pizza range features 6 different flavour combinations prepared with the freshest ingredients. Whether you’re looking for a quick convenient lunch to keep the family happy or for an indulgent weekend spoil, the new range will definite …



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Ethos Restaurant reopens its doors after Covid-19 restrictions

  Food has always been more to the Mediterranean people than just sustenance. Rather, it is the spirit of what defines their romance and is the vehicle through which they express their love for the world around them. This is the inspiration of ETHOS – a stellar new restaurant in the heart of Morningside, Sandton, Johannesburg, which boasts a philosophy of Mediterranean cuisine. Ethos reopened its doors after closing in compliance to the COVID-19 lockdown. The launch was a way for the fairly …



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Executive Chef Justin Maharaj now rules the kitchen at Fairlawns Boutique Hotel & Spa

Award-winning five-star hotel Fairlawns Boutique Hotel & Spa is excited to announce that Justin Maharaj is their new Executive Chef. With an extensive background in the industry he’s a perfect fit for the hotel and its flagship restaurant, Amuse-Bouche. Having grown up in Tongaat, KZN, Justin studied at the International Hotel School in Durban where he received his higher diploma in Professional Cookery and Kitchen Management. He also graduated with a Hospitality Management diploma and a Foo …



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Freddie Mercury Tour in Zanzibar

  Don’t leave Zanzibar without taking this best – selling tour of Freddie Mercury. Walk the streets of Stone Town and follow in the footsteps and the highlights of Zanzibar’s most famous son, Freddie Mercury. Best singer of the rock band Queen, skilled musician, flamboyant showman and also a Zanzibar man. Born Farouk Bulsara on the 5th September 1946 in Shangani Street, Freddie Mercury spent his formative years living and playing in Stone Town’s winding alleyways. His parents were Parsi and …



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Gåte at Quoin Rock Scoops Up Four Global Awards

Quoin Rock Wine Estate and Gåte Restaurant at Quoin Rock attained four major wins for SA at the recent World Luxury Restaurant Awards Gala Ceremony which took place on Saturday 6th July at the State Hermitage Museum Official Hotel in St. Petersburg, Russia. Gåte has been declared the 2019 Global Restaurant of the Year Overall Winner 2019 Haute Cuisine Global Winner 2019 Molecular Cuisine Global Winner 2019 World Luxury Restaurant Awards’ Best Head Chef – Global Winner accolade – which recognizes …



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Gåte at Quoin Rock the 2019 Haute Cuisine Global Winner

(Cape Town). Gåte restaurant’s exceptional gourmet cuisinehas been affirmed by triumphant wins at the World Luxury Restaurant Awards. There is much to celebrate on the lavish Quoin Rock estate and these accolades highlight the skill of Head Chef Nicole Loubser and her team. The World Luxury Restaurant Awards are seen as the pinnacle of achievement in the luxury restaurant industry, offering international recognition as voted by guests, travellers and industry players. Gåte has been declared the  …



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Life After COVID 19 – A holiday with Club Med

  Life as we know it has completely changed and the world at large has had to adjust to a ‘new normal’. We are living in unprecedented times with the world under attack from the global pandemic that is the Corona Virus and many people are living in a state of fear, with their mindsets and priorities largely changed. Be that as it may, life will go on and eventually the world will open its borders. After weeks of being stuck in the house, anyone would jump at the opportunity to get away. Tha …



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Red alert as RED! the Gallery beats the lockdown blues

(Cape Town). RED! the Gallery are tackling the COVID-19 challenge head on. The ever-creative gallery-cum-restaurant space, located at Bree Street, Cape Town, and Steenberg Village in Tokai, are thinking out the box. In a time of social upheaval, owners David Endean and Nepheritie Rosanna Jade Nikki are riding the wave with enticing enhancements to the RED! the Gallery experience. Healthy Brunch & Booch Boxes To minimize the stress of communal shopping, readymade meals will be available in re …



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RICH DURBAN RANKED TOPS ON THE COVERTED WORLDS FINEST CLUB LIST

Durban, South Africa – RICH DURBAN was this week listed as one of the finest clubs on the globe by the curated globally network The World’s Finest Clubs. RICH DURBAN is the first champagne and cigar lounge to hit the local Durban scene mid last year. And with it’s remarkable modern design, state-of-the-art sound system and an overwhelming attention to detail, the venue proved extremely impressive with an atmosphere amplified with some of the best national and international artists bringing the b …



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S.Pellegrino Launches #Supportreatsurants: A Movement Aimed At Sustaining The Recovery Of The Gastronomy Industry

  In such challenging times, S.Pellegrino reconfirms its support to the Gastronomy community and announces a series of initiatives to sustain it, leveraging its network and resources at a global level. South Africa, July 2020 – Over the last 120 years, S.Pellegrino has inspired people to savour life and enhanced tasteful moments around the table, promoting with its unique Italian taste the fine dining culture all over the world.  In such challenging times, when the scenario is forcing the G …



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Savour the fizz of healthy and sustainable Happy Culture

Cape Town: Everything about Happy Culture kombucha drinks exudes a radiant positivity. Produced in the heart of the beautiful Cape Winelands, this fermented green tea gets off to an awesome start surrounded by fresh mountain air and delicious mineral water, ensuring a joyful environment for the creation of all Happy Culture products. Nurtured and nourished to facilitate a healthy, sustainable and conscious lifestyle, Happy Culture kombucha is filled with a whole lot of goodness to help the body …



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South African Biotech company provides surface disinfection against Covid-19

Preparing now to flatten the curve Whilst many individuals, companies and manufacturers initially stocked up on disinfectants and sanitisers at the start of this worldwide pandemic, did they foresee just how long these stocks would last? We’re already seeing many countries stopping exports of raw materials and ingredients needed to manufacture these vital products, of particular importance for our workforce at the front of the Coronavirus – health workers, contract cleaners, supermarket employee …



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Summer delights expand Quoin Rock’s event and fine dining offerings

(Cape Town). Quoin Rock opens its doors to a range of new culinary activities offering guests a fully immersive experience, with Christmas and New Year’s Eve highlights, promising a very festive season line-up.   Summer delights include gourmet picnics and masterclasses. Picnic at Quoin Rock outings run from Thursday to Sunday from 12pm to 5pm. These plastic-free picnics feature a set menu with vegetarian and vegan options inspired by Head Chef Nicole Loubser and her creative team.   A …



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Surface Safety

   Burt Rodrigues CEO of Biodx gives insight into the surface safety   “Last week Education MEC for the Eastern Cape, Fundile Gade ordered legal action against a company that supplied sanitisers to Makaula Senior Secondary School where 204 pupils and staff tested positive for Covid-19. They also supplied nine other schools in the district with a product that was found to be sub-standard, containing very low volumes of alcohol. The question is how many other products are out there similar to …



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Vergelegen Estate launches Environmental Tour in Heritage Month

The Environmental Tour reveals areas of the 3000-hectare estate that were previously closed to the public Nature lovers who are keen to discover more of South Africa’s natural beauty this Heritage Month should be delighted by a newly-launched environmental tour at Vergelegen wine estate in Somerset West. The tour reveals tracts of the vast 3000-hectare estate that were previously closed to the public. Visitors can now view rare bontebok, indigenous Nguni cattle, swathes of endangered fynbos, and …



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WINNING LOCK-DOWN SNACK TIME RECIPES

  Dial up the excitement the next time you’re taking a snack break from your home office or helping the kids with school work, by trying out these easy to make recipes, using Bull Brand Corned Meat as the star ingredient. Packed with tasty flavours and ingredients, it’s bound to attract a gathering around the kitchen table, making it a memorable meal time, fit for a family Mini Baked Egg Tarts Enjoy this versatile baked egg tart. It’s quick, it’s easy and it can be eaten as breakfast, lunch …



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