BEER SCHOOL WITH BEERHOUSE AND EMBOMBI

Beerhouse, in partnership with local craft beer breweries, often host a series of free Beer School sessions where attendees are offered a free beer tasting and discussion session with the respective brewery for that week’s session. Last week’s brewery was Embombi hosted by their brewer, Thabiso. ABOUT EMBOMBI Embombi is a local craft beer brewery based in Kyalami, where they use Brewhogs’ facilities to brew their … Continue reading BEER SCHOOL WITH BEERHOUSE AND EMBOMBI

Beer School with Beerhouse and Frontier Beer Company

Beerhouse, in partnership with local craft beer breweries, often host a series of free Beer School sessions where attendees are offered a free beer tasting and discussion session with the respective brewery for that week’s session. Last week’s brewery was Frontier Beer Company hosted by their brewer, Brendan. ABOUT FRONTIER BEER COMPANY Frontier Beer Company is a craft beer brewery located in Pretoria. Their beers … Continue reading Beer School with Beerhouse and Frontier Beer Company

REVIEW: BUTCHER BLOCK STEAKHOUSE – NOM NOM NOM

Since I’m always on the hunt for a good steak, I decided to pop into Butcher Block Steakhouse at Mall of the South…   THE RESTAURANT Butcher Block was founded in 2003 by Manuel Savic and has branches across Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal. THE SETUP I went to the branch at the Mall of the South. I personally just don’t like the setup of the restaurants … Continue reading REVIEW: BUTCHER BLOCK STEAKHOUSE – NOM NOM NOM

REVIEW: Aarya – What a disappointment

I’ve been looking forward to trying out Aarya at Montecasino for a very long time and we finally did last night! THE RESTAURANT Aarya, located at Montecasino, Fourways is run by South Africa’s first MasterChef SA winner, Deena Naidoo. It’s open daily from 06h30 – 22h30. THE FOOD & DRINKS When you think about Masterchef something very specific comes to mind, i.e. food that is … Continue reading REVIEW: Aarya – What a disappointment

Hanging With Leanne… is feeling annoyed at the SA on Tap Craft Beer, Food and Music Festival

I can’t even begin to describe how I’d been looking forward to this event for the past few months, liking each and every post on social media like a complete idiot and, sadly, I was annoyed from the moment I stepped in. THE EVENT It’s suppose to be the biggest craft beer spectapular 😒 PRICE Tickets were R130 online and R150 at the door (if I … Continue reading Hanging With Leanne… is feeling annoyed at the SA on Tap Craft Beer, Food and Music Festival

Never Thirsty at the Sandton Craft Beer Fair

I’ve seen this event pop up on my Facebook page over the past few years but I’ve always been too broke to go. Not this year! Even if I was broke I was going to go!   THE EVENT Sandton Craft Beer Festival is a craft beer and food festival held in Sandton. 2017 was the 5th instalment of the event. PRICE It was R200 pp. … Continue reading Never Thirsty at the Sandton Craft Beer Fair

Getting Down and Dirty at Sexpo 2017

Ah, Sexpo. Over the years I’ve met many people who have attended Sexpo and told me: “You’ve just got to go! It’s so fun!” So, this got me all excited thinking it was a really awesomely nasty and naughty event. Naughty? Maybe if you’re not familiar with the stuff on display. Nasty? Yes but definitely not in a sexy way. THE EVENT Sexpo is an … Continue reading Getting Down and Dirty at Sexpo 2017

Oyster, Food and Wine Festival 2016 – Monte Casino

Here’s a bit of a late one! I have been crazy busy on my side and haven’t had much time (or data) to upload recent event pictures. Here’s some pictures from this year’s Oyster, Food and Wine Festival 2016 that took place at Monte Casino. We attended on the Friday which meant ample seating space. Unfortunately, there wasn’t much entertainment. Oysters and wine were great, although, … Continue reading Oyster, Food and Wine Festival 2016 – Monte Casino