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Slay your winter blues at Taste the Helderberg epicurean fest

Get the inside track on the best of Helderberg wines - 15 June 2017 It’s time to shun the cold of winter and light up at...

Join our wine club

Join Southern Vines in partnership with Wine Concepts and receive a case of Emile Joubert’s top picks for the season. Exclusive price of R765 per...

Property Showcase: a Medici-style Jewel in Upper Constantia

Buongiorno Tuscany! Impeccably positioned, this palatial home is lovingly imagined with a subtle renaissance flavour that transcends its boundaries in Upper Constantia. Its architectural splendour,...

Warm up round – old school cocktails

Durbanville Distillery show off their 3 outstanding craft spirits with these delicious cocktail recipes. French 75 Ingredients 60ml Durbanville Distillery Gin 20ml fresh lemon juice 20ml simple syrup (water...

How to Load Your Bakkie Like A Pro

We all remember family holidays when packing the back of an old station wagon led to frayed tempers, and one parent was convinced they...

Grande Provence unleashes new blockbuster Zinfandel

Savour a mouthful of succulent ripe strawberries with whiffs of mulled spice in Grande Provence Zinfandel 2015, the new opulent red wine just released...

Escape winter to a cosy mountain idyll at La Petite Ferme

Stay, sip, savour and see with special limited offers at Franschhoek retreat - 1 May to 30 September 2017 Take your annual hibernation to a new...

Uitkyk Releases 10-Year-Old Grand Reserve Potstill Estate Brandy

The latest release Uitkyk 10-Year-Old Grand Reserve potstill brandy is a beautiful rendition of a true estate brandy. Winemaker Estelle Lourens says each cultivar selected...

Bosjes Kombuis Opens with a Modern Menu of Fresh, Farm Food

Early Autumn sees the opening of a brand-new dining destination in the Breede River Valley on BOSJES Farm, close to Ceres. An 18th-century, Cape...
Karen Cronje

Art Scene: Karen Cronje

In our latest issue we spotlight three contemporary, Cape Town-based artists, who are well-positioned to rise to new heights this year. Watch this space.  Karen...