Category Archives: Food and Wine

A look at the Rich History and Colourful Future for Zanzibar

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Stone Town, Zanzibar – 28 March 2017 A look at the Rich History and Colourful Future for Zanzibar / Zanzibar – A Wonder-Cluster of Tropical Sanctity AmberResort 497 Zanzibar is a cluster of tropical islands nestled in the Indian Ocean off the coast of Tanzania. The idyllic set of 51 islets was first used as a port for African, Indian, Arabic and Persian traders bartering spices and slaves. Zanzibar has a diverse history that underwent Portuguese, Arabic and British control before its independence in 1963. Today Zanzibar stands to undergo a new transformation, one of both social upliftment together with a mega luxury development and global marketing campaign set to position it firmly on the map as a world leading tropical tourism destination. Read More

Sophisticated dining at Somerset West’s Benguela on Main

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Fine dining restaurant, situated on the bustling Somerset West Main Road, Benguela on Main incorporates a sophisticated approach to fine dining and wine, creating a haven for gastronomes. At the hands of Executive Chef Jean Delport, the regularly changing à la carte menu incorporates classic French and English dishes with a modern twist. Read More

Prestigious Maison Ruinart Champagne Dinner at Benguela on Main

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Maison Ruinart, established in 1729 in the Champagne region of France, is the oldest Champagne House on record and the Ruinart family has run the House steadfastly for over two centuries since 1817. Benguela on Main Executive Chef, Jean Delport will prepare a seasonal four-course menu that will be served with a selection of Ruinart Cuvée Champagnes at a special dinner on Friday, 19 February commencing at 19:30. The evening will be hosted by CEO of Maison Ruinart, Frederic Dufour and together with our French Head Sommelier, Denis Garret you will be taken on a journey that will delight champagne lovers. Read More

An array of function venues at Webersburg

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Set against the lush Helderberg Mountain, between Stellenbosch and Somerset West, the immaculate 18th Century Historic Cape Dutch style architecture of Webersburg resonates supreme grandeur. If you’re looking for a venue to impress – look no further.

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