Relax With Dax Blog

Best Pub Lunch in Town

Best Pub Lunch in Town

SAB is running a cool competition/promotion to find the best pub lunch in Cape Town for under R50. They have 56 venues signed up to participate. The way it works is that you go...

Cafe Milano review

Cafe Milano review

Cafe Milano has opened next to Manna on upper Kloof Street. Those of us who fell in love with Vanessa Quellec‘s pastries when she was at the Roundhouse are very excited to have access...

Nabygelegen Wine Estate review

Nabygelegen Wine Estate review

This is the last of my posts from my recent weekend in Wellington. The other posts cover my visit to Jorgensen’s artisanal distillery and lunch at the Stone Kitchen. I also enjoyed lunch and...

Chenin Blanc Challenge 2011

Chenin Blanc Challenge 2011

The awards ceremony for the Wine Magazine Chenin Blanc Challenge took place at Overture restaurant on Hidden Valley estate on a most perfect day. When you eat at Overture, you will also appreciate a...

Celebracion Flamenca at On Broadway review

Celebracion Flamenca at On Broadway review

I used to watch flamenco shows by the La Rosa dance school quite regularly but I’ve missed a few lately and so it’s been a few years since the last show I managed to...

Backsberg Picnic Concert Series 2010/2011

Backsberg Picnic Concert Series 2010/2011

If you’re keen for a change, why not check out the Sunday concerts at Backsberg? I went last year and it was very enjoyable. Only a couple of hundred people, so it’s intimate and...

Jorgensen’s Distillery review

Jorgensen’s Distillery review

I like artisanal producers. I like their passion, I like the variety of product they provide and I like the type of people they generally are. Through Relax with Dax and Slow Food I...

Peroni Party review

Peroni Party review

I don’t review every single party I attend but I want to review this particular event in the hope that event organisers will take some notes and improve the quality of their events. Free...

Stone Kitchen review

Stone Kitchen review

Wellington is not exactly famous for its restaurants, and that is one of the main reasons Franshhoek, Stellenbosch, Constantia, etc will always attract the vast majority of visitors because they all offer a large...

Simply Good Food by Justine Drake review

Simply Good Food by Justine Drake review

My last cookbook review was of Jamie Oliver’s 30 minute meals. Jamie’s recipes are always tasty, but he’s definitely not out to save your waistline or your heart. Simply Good Food by Justine Drake...