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West Coast Distillery Has Gin For The Win

I was recently sent two bottles of Gin by West Coast Distillery and if you follow me on social media you’ll know that I have a slight gin obsession. Mostly only local craft gins will do for this gin snob and the Caspyn and Nightshade gins surely didn’t disappoint. You can read more about the brand over here. In today’s post I’m going to share a bit more about the Gin and how I liked them. Caspyn West Coast Dry Gin from West Coast Distillery From West Coast Distillery The West Coast Caspyn Dry Gin is a refreshing and crisp…

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West Coast Distillers honoured with a Gold Award for their Caspyn Gin

If you’re following me on instagram or read my birthday wishlist post some time back you will know that I’m obsessed with gin, especially local craft gins! I also love discovering new gins and West Coast Distillers has award winning gin. West Coast Distillers West Coast Distillers is proud to announce its recent receipt of a Gold Medal in the SA Craft Gin Awards 2019 for their Caspyn West Coast Gin. This prestigious award is sponsored by Checkers Liquor Shop and highlights the best in South African Craft Gin each year. West Coast Distillers produce artisanal hand crafted gin and…

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Salinas Beach Restaurant in Wilderness

Salinas Beach Restaurant in Wilderness is one of very few restaurants in the area that offers an ocean view giving it that little something extra special. They offer an idyllic culinary experience, overlooking the main beach. I’ve been here a couple of times but I always forget my camera! This time Salinas was it and I got some yummy food shots, but it was already getting dark and it was misty so I couldn’t get shots of the amazing view. The Salinas Menu They have a large menu and it was a bit overwhelming for an indecisive person like me,…

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Chutney & Mayo Chicken

I’m back with a super easy recipe for chicken. This recipe is probably a favourite in a lot of South African homes and may vary slightly from home to home but it’s just too good not to share! Our recipe is safely tucked away in one of my gran’s recipe binders, I am so grateful that I can page through it and remember all the good times we used to have in the kitchen. This recipe is super easy to follow and you only end up dirtying one mixing bowl and oven dish. A perfect winter evening dish or even…

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A Night Out At Churchills Upmarket Bar & Lounge

Ever since I stopped studying I don’t really frequent bars anymore. I find them loud, full of younlings and they tend to make my hair smell like smoke (not a pretty sight or shall I say smell) On Tuesday I got on the bar wagon and visited Churchills with Ilona from Ilonique. This was my first time ever at an upmarket bar and it totally changed my perspective. I don’t think I’ve ever felt so “grown up” on a girls night out. Churchills Upmarket Bar & Lounge Bringing the ambiance and vibe of an upmarket British bar, Churchills promises to…

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