From the latest in art, wine, food, decor, travel and more the latest May/June 2017 issue of Good Taste is not one you'll want to miss. Here’s 12 reasons why you NEED to own it:
1. A Coffee Table Essential
Good Taste magazine has gone through a major rebranding and has a beautiful new look. This isn’t just another magazine; it’s a collectable and a must have addition to your coffee table item. Don’t forget to tell us what you think about the latest edition and stand a chance to WIN a L’Occitane Fragrance Hamper worth R1300!
2. Breaking Bad with Jimmy Law
We catch up with this month’s cover artist Jimmy Law. He might be all motorbike and beard, but he’s responsible for the beautifully-detailed artwork you see on the cover of our latest issue of Good Taste and on page 12.
3. The Fire & Feast Butchers Festival
The launch of The Fire & Feast Butcher’s Festival presented by Crown National was inevitable due to South Africa’s love of anything meaty. You can find your ticket to the Fire & Feast Butchers Festival worth R100 on page 27!
The ticket gives you complimentary access to the Festival on Friday 26 May. The Festival will focus on the creation of interactive experiences so you can understand the various types, cuts and varieties of meat. Accompanied by fantastic food and beverage to compliment the meat industry, this is sure to be a great day out for those attending.
4. All About Orange Wine
We’re all familiar with the colours of wine. Red, white and rosé. But how many of you have heard of orange wine? David Biggs gives us the lowdown on orange wine, and no it’s not made from oranges at all! Meet the auburn sister of the wine world on page 77.
5. Take Home a Luxury Antjies Bath Salt (or Handmade Soap) AND a R200 Wine Voucher!
If you love wine as much as we do this month’s issue will save your life. With a wine voucher sticker on all retail magazines, shop for wines on wineofthemonth.co.za and get R200 off! Please note T’s & C’s apply!
Or when you buy you latest issue from Woolworths you can find a luxury antjies bath salts. Don’t worry if you can’t purchase your copy from Woolworths, you can still find a handmade luxury soap sample in all copies stocked at Melissa’s, Pick n Pay, Spar, CNA, Exclusive Books, Engen, Total and Caltex garages!
6. South Africa’s Top Wine Picks
We have the top wine picks from Wine-of-the-Month’s independent panel of expert wine judges on page 72. These wines are perfect for the colder months that are upon us. Plus find a selection of our Editor's favourite wines on page 74.
7. One & Only’s Sommilier Super Star
We catch up with the latest rising star in the world of sommerliers, Luvo Ntezo, the 30-something who is making a name for himself. Get to know him a little more on page 68.
8. Father’s Day Gift Guide
With Father’s Day just around the corner we thought it fitting to fill this issue's picks with special gifts for Dad on page 8.
9. Welcome to the Clan
We sit down with Bonolo Chepape from LulasClan, an up and coming designer who has just launched her first collection, Meet the other side of Africa, of bespoke scatter cushions which celebrates African woman.
10. Feeling Creative?
If you have the urge to unleash your inner creative then turn to page 18 for our range of creative workshops from creating your own masterpieces, to decorating cakes and more.
11. A Healthier, Happier You
Are you the happiest person you know? No? Then you need to take control of your happiness and wellbeing with our 12 steps. Find them on page 44.
12. Baby It’s Cold Outside
Keep things easy with our simple ways to Cosy Up Your Home before it starts to get really chilly? this winter, on page 20.