Summer in South Africa…  braais, laying by the pool, picnics with friends. And a glass of wine, obviously.

We’re rather fond of KWV, and firmly agree with their belief that when it comes to drinking wine, there should be no steadfast rules. What is important is that you drink your wine your way, and that you have fun finding your wine of choice.
Read more

A new look for Spier’s Creative Block wines

Looking for something different to impress your friends and family at your next dinner party? Why not let the beautifully bold new packaging of the Spier Creative Block wines do the work – not to mention what’s inside the bottle, of course.
Read more

Marvellous Melissa’s

Imagine our excitement when the Get It team were invited to take a break from our manic, end-of-year deadlines and enjoy a relaxing lunch at Melissa’s restaurant and retail concept store at the Ballito Lifestyle Centre. By Monique De Villiers-Delport. 
Read more

Buddha bowls are buzzing around the food industry

If there’s one food trend to get on board with in 2017, it is Buddha bowls. By now you probably know Buddha bowls are healthy, trendy and beautiful, but besides for that, you may not know what exactly is in them. There are no strict guidelines when defining a Buddha bowl, the proteins, vegetables, grains and dressing vary.
Read more

Flavoursome flavours

Spice has everything. Ridiculous ocean views, beautifully presented, full-of-flavour food and a warm, inviting ambience. After experiencing all of these elements together, you can’t help but start planning your next visit before you’ve even left…
Read more

Perfecting the classics

A party just isn’t a party without a few delicious cocktails! And while we’re always up for trying something new, there is something to be said about sticking to those awesome classics, sure to please every party guest. Shakers Cocktail Bar owner Gavin Higgins shares his recipes.
Read more

Chocolate heaven

There is so much to love about chocolate… from the taste and aroma to the obvious visual appeal. And this is exactly why the newly opened Chocolate Garden, at the picturesque De Charmoy Estate guest house in Umhlanga, is sure to be a huge success!
Read more

How to throw a mystical-styled garden party

This summer, we’re veering away from our typical high-tea spree for something a little more whimsical. How about an enchanting outdoor lunch or dinner party that will make your guests feel like they’ve been transported to a fairy-tale story? It’ll take more than just a few fairy lights to pull off though. Liza Watermeyer, Visual Display Manager at Tile Africa provides a simple how-to guide to help you along.
Read more

Drink rooibos tea to improve concentration during exams

Coffee and energy drinks are usually the go-to beverages for high school learners and students to help them cram for finals during the stressful months of October and November, but science suggests they drink rooibos tea as an alternative to help them stay on top of their “A” game.
Read more

Add a dash of colour and elegance this Stone Fruit summer

The Stone Fruit season is well on its way and what better to celebrate long summer days than with fresh and delicious peaches, plums and nectarines that bring colour and vitality to any dish as well as any table.
Read more

Get It Magazine (Ballito/Umhlanga) – November 2017

View magazine

is a national brand of premium free magazines available in centres across the country.

Click here

to see other Get It magazines in the network.