Posts – Food & Wine

There’s a new chef in the house at Granny Mouse

The newest addition to the Granny Mouse Country House & Spa is executive chef and Durbanite Shaun Christian (43). With close to 20 years in the hospitality world, including a wealth of international experience, Shaun brings fresh food ideas and culinary creativity to the Granny Mouse kitchen.

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Aloe Valley Meander – fun for the whole family

The Aloe Valley Meander offers a day of family attractions in close proximity to Johannesburg and Pretoria ...

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Cape Town's Royale Eatery: among the best burgers in the world

  • 04 September 2015 by Quathar Jacobs

Serving over 50 gourmet burgers – and counting – Cape Town’s Royale Eatery is among the best burger restaurants in the world.

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South Africa hosts search for world’s best bartender

  • 04 September 2015 by Quathar Jacobs

More than 50 of the world’s best bartenders are mixing it up in South Africa.

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Cape Town's Earth Fair Market brings fresh food to the Mother City's streets

The Earth Fair Food Market comes to the heart of Cape Town once a week, bringing with it all the delicious, fresh treats one would expect from artisanal producers.

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Cape Town's city farm market by the sea

More than half of the world’s population now lives in towns and cities. For those who like to buy local and eat healthily, urban farming provides an ideal solution.

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Soweto Wine & Lifestyle Festival: #72hrsSoweto

September is a busy month on the South African calendar – along with it being Tourism Month and Heritage Month, the 11th annual Soweto Wine & Lifestyle Festival takes place.

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'Worldly exotic locations all rolled into the tip of Africa': top Cape Town wedding venues

  • 21 August 2015 by Rebecca Nattar

South Africa is fast becoming an international player in the exotic destinations arena. So we decided to get world-renowned wedding planner/guru Julie Killias, a fellow South African, to give us her expert opinion on some of the country’s top wedding destinations.

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River Bend Lodge at Addo Elephant Park

Situated within the Nyathi Concession of the Addo Elephant Park, South Africa’s third-largest national park, which is not open to the general public, this exclusive old colonial-style lodge with wide verandahs looks out to the Zuurberg mountains and far horizons.

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Bean there, sipped that

  • 12 August 2015 by Rebecca Nattar

Fancy a cuppa with a difference? Live coffee with these aromatic, delicious trips through KwaZulu-Natal’s coffee estates.

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