Your Guide to Green Living 


Our annual Green Issue is out now! With a focus on all things eco you will find everything that is good for the planet, and good for the soul too. Here's 10 reasons why you need to get your hands on a copy now!

1. You Look Good In Green

With a common thread of all things eco, the pages of the latest issue of Good Taste is full of feel-good finds, earthy delights and green goodness. Inspired by nature and taking time for things that matter the most.

2. California Dreamin’

Start in California, at a surfers paradise in Ojai California where you will find more than just a home — this is a young family’s mini-boho universe. Get lost in this hippie utopia on pg 24. (Plus get the desert-chic look on pg 29.

3. Going Off the Grid

Pop into Stellekaya, where you will meet a cow that thinks she’s a horse, and the Lello family who invited us inside their off-the-grid home. Not only is their French-inspired farmhouse easy on the eye, it’s easy on the planet too —take a look inside on pg 40.

4. Eco Your Home

While most of us can’t go completely off the grid just yet, we’ve put together a few easy ways to eco your home and live a thoughtful, sustainable lifestyle. Make a few simple switches with our tips on pg 33.

5. Get Down to Earth

Take a deep breath of fresh air, and sip on a large glass of wine. We’re connecting with nature at some of South Africa’s wine estates that offer outdoor activities — from learning how to garden to hiking trails, river cruises and more on pg 62.

6. Get the Best Wines in South Africa

Wine-of-the-Month’s 11 independent panel experts know a thing or two about good wine. That why we have asked them to selected their 3 top wines for July and August. Open up your latest issue to pg 82 to find out what South Africa’s top three wines are this month, or take a look at our Editor’s choice for a selection of our favourite wines on pg 84.

7. Naked Beauty

Find the perfect range of gorgeous beauty products that are free from animal cruelty, made with organic ingredients, and using recycled packaging, these beauty brands are making a real difference. Check them out on pg 12.

8. What’s New and Next in Green Motoring

Our regular motor specialist, Stuart Johnston, takes us through what’s new and next in green motoring from the leader in the electric vehicle market in South Africa, to low-emission choice in compact SUVS, and electric mustangs and more.

9. WIN a Holiday to Mauritius WORTH R70 000!

Enter and you could WIN a 5-night holiday for 2 in Mauritius courtesy of Heritage Le Telfair Wellness Golf and Spa Resort and The Holiday Factory, worth a whopping R70 000! To enter click here.

10. Take Home a Luxury Antjies Bath Salt or Handmade Soap

When you buy your latest issue you will find a luxury Antjies bath salts or hand soap sample in all copies stocked at Woolworths, Melissa’s, Pick n Pay, Spar, CNA, Exclusive Books, Engen, Total and Caltex garages! 

You can find the latest issue on shelves in selected Woolworths, Melissa's, Pick n Pays, Spars, Exclusive Books, CNAs, as well as Total, Caltex and Engen Garages.