Elma Smit has always believed that, in South Africa, rugby is more than just a sport. Given her schooling at Paarl Gim – the same attended by legends Schalk Burger and Jean de Villiers – it’s not surprising that she … Continue reading A Man’s World?
With its fresh citrus, peach and pears aromas,a fantastic aperitif, can be enjoyed also wit a wide range of dishes, from salads, pastas to a lovely sea food platter. Continue reading Wine is the answer, what was the question? Our pick this #WineWednesday
Gentle plum and black berry compote aromas, with a light pepper nuance. The first impression is one of succulence: a juicy palate of ripe plum and black berries. Continue reading Less “Whine” and more “Wine”, our pick this #WineWednesday is Shiraz 2016 from Anthonij Rupert wines
Neil Ellis’ maiden White Chardonnay which spent nine months in Frech oak barrels.Light golden green, with youthful lime and melon aromatics and gorgeous ripe citrus notes.It is fabulous with everything, from freshly shucked oyesters to butternut soup, from poached salmon with a Hollandaise sauce to a platter soft cheeses. Continue reading Pursue quality and nothing less with Niel Ellis Whitehall Chardonnay
It was a weekend of adventure, joy and celebration at the Soweto Theatre where the wine festival was hosted. Amazing how one discovered how much variety South African wine industry has go to offer. Continue reading Impressive range of wines for all palates at Soweto Wine Festival
The 2015 vintage of Nederburg’s The Winemasters Riesling was awarded a gold medal in the £10 to £15 price category at the 2016 The Drinks Business Global Riesling Masters. With a score of 94 points, it is the highest scoring South African wine on the show. Continue reading Nederburg’s The Winemasters Riesling 2015 obtains the highest scores at SA Wine International Competition
A number of international punters and local celebrities flew out especially to join in the success of the inaugural L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate Festival which saw South Africa’s top thoroughbreds come together as champions at Kenilworth Racecourse on the 7th and 8th of this month, and Legal Eagle taking the coveted L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate. Continue reading L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate 2017 was all about equestrian success and off-track elegance
If you are looking for a drink to compliment your light summer lunch, Ses’fikile’s Chenin Blanc will give you that fresh brittle taste, which makes it easily enjoyable with leafy salads. Continue reading The detail is all in the name, meet Ses’fikile wines
IN THIS ISSUE:
Jo-Ann Strauss, urbane holidays & Adventures. Fashion & Beauty.
A Spanish retreat at aha’s Casa do Sol. Continue reading aha | Moments! Mag (Vol.4) Nov/Dec
Word on the street has it that leading beauty salon group, Sorbet, is on the precipice of unveiling the freshest splashes of colour that South African Summers have ever seen! Continue reading Sorbet Splash Exclusive: Every kind of polish for every kind of girl
With a name as enticing as its delicate rose petal hue, Fairview is proud to introduce a more serious style of rosé wine, the Fairview Rose Quartz 2016. Continue reading Fairview’s Maiden Rose’ wine
Unwrap, untie, or just rip it open- whatever is inside should never be expected. As the festive season fast approaches, don’t let the anxiety of deciding which gift to buy for your loved ones put off your excitement. Continue reading Season’s Gifting