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Eat Out Awards responds to Restaurant Mosaic and The Test Kitchen's withdrawal
Eat Out Awards responds to Restaurant Mosaic and The Test Kitchen's withdrawal

The Eat Out Restaurant Awards has responded to the withdrawal of two of the country's leading restaurants...

4 Dec 2019

Restaurant Mosaic honored as highest ranking SA restaurant at 2020 La Liste World Restaurant Awards
Restaurant Mosaic honored as highest ranking SA restaurant at 2020 La Liste World Restaurant Awards

Restaurant Mosaic was awarded official Country Winner, and received the highest ranking for a South African restaurant in South Africa at the recent La Liste World Restaurant Awards in Paris, France...

3 Dec 2019

The Test Kitchen and Restaurant Mosaic withdraw from Eat Out Awards
The Test Kitchen and Restaurant Mosaic withdraw from Eat Out Awards

#NEWSWATCH: Chef and restaurateur Luke Dale-Roberts and Chef Chantel Dartnall have both announced that they will withdraw their respective restaurants, The Test Kitchen and Restaurant Mosaic, from consideration for the Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards with immediate effect...

3 Dec 2019

Darth Kitchens aims to build SA's largest 'virtual kitchen' network
Darth Kitchens aims to build SA's largest 'virtual kitchen' network

Darth Kitchens, a new dark kitchen operation by some of the brightest minds in SA's food space, has launched its first 400sqm purpose-built, state-of-the-art facility in Cape Town...

3 Dec 2019

#EntrepreneurMonth: How Yococo's Sine Ndlela started serving scoops of love
#EntrepreneurMonth: How Yococo's Sine Ndlela started serving scoops of love

Sine Ndlela is not yet 30 years old, but she's the founder of a thriving South African dairy-free ice-cream brand...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 29 Nov 2019

Fun things to do in Cape Town
Fun things to do in Cape Town

Cape Town, also known as The Mother City, is known globally for its natural beauty and rich history. This is South Africa's legislative capital, a coastal city in the Western Cape and now the new home of Rosebank College, an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE)...

By Karabo Keepile, Issued by Rosebank College 26 Nov 2019

2019 Diners Club Winemaker and Young Winemaker of the Year announced
2019 Diners Club Winemaker and Young Winemaker of the Year announced

The winners of the 2019 Diners Club Winemaker and Young Winemaker of the Year awards were announced at a black-tie gala dinner at La Residence Hotel in Franschhoek on Saturday 23 November, with Daniel Keulder (Nitida Wines) and Herman du Preez (Stellenrust Wines) claiming top honours respectively...

25 Nov 2019

#EntrepreneurMonth: How AI startup ask-jean is disrupting the SA wine tech industry
#EntrepreneurMonth: How AI startup ask-jean is disrupting the SA wine tech industry

It's not always easy to know what wine to pair or purchase when you're planning an occasion with friends or when you're in a store having to make a selection. Ask-jean, a voluntary data hub has come along to simplify the decision-making process, with the wine consumer in mind...

By Robin Fredericks 25 Nov 2019

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South African retailers reveal deals for Black Friday 2019

Black Friday has gained significant momentum in South Africa since the North American shopping event was piloted locally by Takealot in 2012...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 22 Nov 2019

3 of the best hotel buffet breakfasts in Cape Town
3 of the best hotel buffet breakfasts in Cape Town

Some like it hot. Some like it cold. While others like it delicate with an emphasis on caffeine. From genteel buffets to banquets fit for royalty, find everything you'll ever want at the best local hotel buffet breakfasts...

By Shellee-Kim Gold 20 Nov 2019

Celebrating SA's culinary rock stars at the 2019 Eat Out Awards
Celebrating SA's culinary rock stars at the 2019 Eat Out Awards

The 21st annual Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards recently took place at the GrandWest Grand Arena in Cape Town...

By Eugene Yiga 20 Nov 2019

Spur launches new vegetarian and plant-based menu
Spur launches new vegetarian and plant-based menu

Spur Steak Ranches has launched a new plant-based menu at its restaurants across the country...

19 Nov 2019

#FreshOnTheShelf: New from Fitch & Leedes, Nespresso and Greenall's
#FreshOnTheShelf: New from Fitch & Leedes, Nespresso and Greenall's

In #FreshOnTheShelf, we round up our pick of food and beverage products that have hit the shelves recently...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 18 Nov 2019

La Colombe ranked no.1 at 2019 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards
La Colombe ranked no.1 at 2019 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards

The country's best restaurants were honoured at the 2019 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards, which was held at GrandWest in Cape Town last night, 17 November 2019...

18 Nov 2019

Krispy Kreme rolls out mini-locations across Cape Town
Krispy Kreme rolls out mini-locations across Cape Town

Following the opening of the first Krispy Kreme store in Cape Town at the V&A Waterfront, the franchise has also introduced five mini-locations across the Mother City.

15 Nov 2019

Platter's by Diners Club unveils 2020 South African Wine Guide
Platter's by Diners Club unveils 2020 South African Wine Guide

The 2020 Platter's by Diners Club South African Wine Guide was recently unveiled at the Table Bay Hotel in Cape Town...

11 Nov 2019

Wine tourism boosts Western Cape economy
Wine tourism boosts Western Cape economy

While the South African wine industry has faced many challenges since 2014, wine tourism is booming...

By Glenneis Kriel 11 Nov 2019

Summer tastes better at Shimmy Beach Club
Summer tastes better at Shimmy Beach Club

The launch of Shimmy Beach Club's new Shimmy Summer Menu reaffirms this idyllic seaside restaurant and venue as not only a must-visit beach club for summer parties and sundowners, but a foodie destination...

Issued by Shimmy Beach Club 8 Nov 2019

Dash Restaurant welcomes new chef and menu
Dash Restaurant welcomes new chef and menu

Dash Restaurant and Bar at the Queen Victoria Hotel, at of the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town has a new chef and exciting new menu...

By Ruth Cooper 8 Nov 2019

Drink gin, help the pangolins
Drink gin, help the pangolins

Conservation non-profit Pangolin.Africa has partnered with New Harbour Distillery in Cape Town to launch Pangolin Gin, a limited-edition craft gin sold in support of the organisation's pangolin awareness...

8 Nov 2019

Italy comes to South Africa for an authentic cultural experience
Italy comes to South Africa for an authentic cultural experience

Italy is world-renowned for its famous wines, cuisine and sizzling sports cars and South Africans will get a chance to sample the very best of Italy at the second edition of "Vino in Piazza, Wines of Italy" event from 22-24 November at Montecasino, in Johannesburg...

Issued by Optimize Agency 7 Nov 2019

A golden experience in the City of Gold
A golden experience in the City of Gold

American Express members celebrate the pre-opening of the new Aurum restaurant in Sandton's iconic Leonardo at an exclusive VIP pre-launch...

Issued by OnPoint PR 6 Nov 2019

#EntrepreneurMonth: Shaking up soda with Pura Beverage Company's Greig Jansen
#EntrepreneurMonth: Shaking up soda with Pura Beverage Company's Greig Jansen

The soft drink category has long been dominated by large corporates, but nimble startups like Pura Beverage Company are taking them on...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 5 Nov 2019

#SACSCCongress: David Donde on the philosophy behind Truth Coffee's success
#SACSCCongress: David Donde on the philosophy behind Truth Coffee's success

Truth Coffee founder David Donde on how to regain critical competitive advantage in a crowded marketplace...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 4 Nov 2019

The taste of laidback beachy perfection at Kove Collection's Surfshack
The taste of laidback beachy perfection at Kove Collection's Surfshack

Kove Collection's latest addition, Surfshack, proves to be the perfect spot to soak up sunny sea views and the most delicious tastes...

By Leigh Andrews 1 Nov 2019

SA-born British Bake Off judge Prue Leith to visit SA in February 2020
SA-born British Bake Off judge Prue Leith to visit SA in February 2020

British-South African restaurateur, businesswoman, writer and Great British Bake Off judge, Prue Leith, will return to her home country in February 2020...

1 Nov 2019

#FreshOnTheShelf: New from Sir Fruit, M&M's and Turmeric Tonic
#FreshOnTheShelf: New from Sir Fruit, M&M's and Turmeric Tonic

In #FreshOnTheShelf, we round up our pick of food and beverage products that have hit the shelves recently...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 25 Oct 2019

And the 30 nominees for the 2019 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards are...
And the 30 nominees for the 2019 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards are...

Eat Out has unveiled the 30 restaurants that will vie to be named as one of the top 10 restaurants in the country at the 2019 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards...

24 Oct 2019

Sculptures by Anton Smit grace the gardens
Grande Provence: Where heritage and umami meet

The first thing that strikes you about Grande Provence is the tranquillity that not even a gaggle of tourists disembarking from a rumbling tractor can ruffle...

By Nicci Botha 24 Oct 2019

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