Spice Route for a Full Day Adventure

I spend a lot of time in the winelands drinking wine. I mean, it’s in the name right? But sometimes you need to compromise. And sometimes the boys want beer. And Spice Route is a fantastic compromise! They have a wonderful beer tasting, a great casual burger restaurant and there is even wine tasting too!…

Hog House: The House of Smoked Meats

This post is based on two very fantastic experiences at Hoghouse in Ndebeni (next to Pinelands). The first one was my birthday party where they happily hosted about 25 of us upstairs. And the second one was a more intimate dinner of four with beer tasting and shared plates. I actually live in Pinelands and…

Cocktail Fridays with Camissa at The Table Bay Hotel

The Table Bay Hotel and Camissa are working on making your Friday nights a whole lot better! As of this bright and shiny Friday (23rd October) they are launching a weekly Friday cocktail night from 5pm til 8pm with amazing cocktails, live music and great bar snacks. This is going to be the perfect pit…

The Lourensford Harvest Market

I recently had the pleasure of visiting Lourensford during the #DiscoverHelderberg trip for a fantastic wine and Turkish delight pairing. When Dean from InstaEatsCapeTown invited me to join them on an Instawalk to discover the newly relaunched Lourensford Harvest Market I knew I couldn’t resist! First things first – what’s an instawalk? Instagram has this…

ALL THE FOOD: Berlin Edition

I truly feel like we ate the entire Berlin. I feel like months later they are still replenishing their food stocks from our last visit! We ate such amazing and wonderful food in Berlin that seriously delighted my inner foodie! Berlin is a foodie paradise! For the rest of the amazing things we got up…

Devil’s Peak Taproom Burger Special

Burgers at the Devil’s Peak Taproom has been on my foodie list for an embarrassingly long time! Last year I ticked off some serious goodies in the form of Superette, Tamboerswinkel, Beijing Opera, Hallelujah and finally just before I ran out of year – Devil’s Peak Taproom! My wanting to visit The Taproom was all…

Dinner at Bistro 1682 at Steenberg

I have wanted to visit Bistro 1682 to try their small plates for a very long time. I took so dang long about it that I actually missed Brad Bell! Bistro 1682 now has a new chef in the form of Kerry Kilpin and although I cannot compare the new menu to the previous¬† –…

Cape Town Festival of Beer

We were lucky enough to go to the Cape Town Festival of Beer on the most beautiful sunny day! This was the first truly large-scale beer festival that either of us had attended, and our excitement (particularly mine) levels were through the roof! We arrived bright and early, just as the festival gates had opened,…

Stables at Vergelegen Wine Estate

After a particularly fantastic wine tasting of Vergelegen wine we headed through their herb garden and straight for their restaurant! Vergelegen is home to both the gorgeous and upmarket Camphors and the more casual bistro style Stables at Vergelegen. This visit we had the pleasure at dining at the beautiful Stables. The restaurant it truly…

Tamboerswinkel Thursday Burger Night

I’ve been working through my foodie bucket list lately!! First with Superette, then Beijing Opera, then Hallelujah and now Tamboerswinkel! I have wanted to attend both their Wednesday night wine tastings and their Thursday burger nights for a long time – and I ticked both of the list in the same week! They must have…

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