Food & Wine

Top Tequila Spots In Pretoria

We’re not children anymore. So, when life gives us lemons… good old tequila comes out to play. A night out on the town with friends just doesn’t seem complete without breaking out the salt and lemon. Sometimes, the best evenings smell like tequila, a smidgen of regret and a time well spent. Are you looking for a new twist on your classic tequila? We’ve found some spots in Pretoria where you can get great tequila.

Cookbook Review and Recipes: Olami, Simple, Nourishing, Fresh

Following the success of the Sababa: Middle Eastern and Mediterranean Food cookbook, Cape Town-based co-author and deli owner Nirit Saban shares fresh recipes in her new cookbook Olami (Jacana Media), R330. The emphasis is on classic recipes with different combinations to create meals with flair and flavour that are perfect to share with friends. Test out these three recipes at your next dinner party – your friends will be back the following weekend! 

The Low-Down On Old Town

If you’re looking to escape that classic restaurant feel, Old Town Italy is the place to go. I dropped by for a late Saturday brunch to give you the low-down on Old Town. And boy, what a place. 

Pretoria Restaurants Off The Beaten Track

It’s great to add a bit of an adventurous twist to the end of a long day or an even longer week. Tired of the same old plans? Break away and give these restaurants, nestled on the outskirts of the city, a try. And if you get lost on the way, you might just find a hidden gem of your own...