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The Bollinger Exceptional Wine Service Award 2014

A wide range of enthusiastic applicants entered the First-Round of The Bollinger Exceptional Wine Service Award 2014. All applicants completed an ‘open book’ test, from which the top seven have progressed to the Semi-Finals. First-Round candidates were assessed on the basis of their completed Questionnaire (theoretical component) for which the minimum pass was 65%, as […]

Announcing the Top 20 Steakhouses in the Woldftrap Steakhouse Championships 2014!

Now in its second exciting year, The Wolftrap Steakhouse Championships selects South Africa’s favourite steakhouses by public vote – and then identifies the best of the best by expert judging. Last year saw The Local Grill of Parktown North emerge as South Africa’s Steakhouse Champion for 2013 – and at the beginning of March 2014 […]

Clico Boutique Hotel Celebrates Five Star, Fine Dining With Champagne!

I find it impossible to recommend any dish at Clico Boutique Hotel… because they change menus every single day! If you have heard of women who never wear the same outfit twice, well, Clico doesn’t serve the same dish twice. Clico isn’t just about fine dining but haute cuisine. While most restaurants rely upon their […]

Interview with Justine Drake, editor for Fresh Living magazine, on The Food Cops with Radio Today.

By Edward Chamberlain-Bell Interview with Justine Drake, Editor Fresh Living Magazine  I interviewed Justine Drake, editor for Fresh Living magazine and director for South African Taste Festivals, to explain how she produces Pick n Pay’s in-house magazine, how it evolved, what inspires their content and how much freedom Pick n Pay allows Justine to create […]

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