Herman Gibbs

‘Digger’ Barnes will be in the Mother City

By HERMAN R GIBBS, Cape Dreams Editor Liverpool supporters brace yourselves. John Barnes will be the guest speaker at the EXPRO Toys for Joy Charity Christmas Lunch at Kelvin Grove, Newlands, on Thursday, October 22. The Jamaican-born Anfield legend and English Football Hall of Famer played 314 times for Liverpool. He represented England 79 times. Twice in his career, Barnes …

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New exec chef for Radisson Blu Le Vendome Hotel

The newly-opened Radisson Blu Le Vendome Hotel on Sea Point’s Platinum Mile is proud to announce the appointment of Craig Carmichael as executive chef. Craig brings over 20 years’ experience in the food industry to the table, significantly enhancing the hotel’s sophisticated and dynamic service repertoire. Charged with maintaining Radisson Blu’s tradition of fine cuisine, Carmichael has designed a menu …

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Wining and dining, in five-star style

Text: HERMAN GIBBS                       Pictures: PETER HEEGER SEA POINT, June 25 – The Peninsula All-Suite Hotel and Painted Wolf Wine Estate on Thursday presented their first winter 2015 instalment of the Hotel’s popular monthly Wine & Dine Evenings. After a warm Sea Point welcome by Chris Godenir, the Peninsula All-Suite Hotel …

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After a sweat, grab Powerade ION4

Powerade, The Coca-Cola Company’s© leading sports drink brand, recently launched the ground-breaking Powerade ION4 in South Africa. Powerade ION4 provides born sportsmen with an innovative sports drink designed to help achieve optimal performance by aiding hydration and providing electrolytes lost through sweat during extended training. Through the launch of Powerade ION4, Powerade has cemented its presence as an evolving brand …

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Peninsula presents Wine & Dine Evenings

By PETER HEEGER and HERMAN GIBBS The Peninsula All-Suite Hotel will host Wine & Dine Evening with Painted Wolf Wine Estate on Thursday, 25 June 2015. The Peninsula All-Suite Hotel welcomes Painted Wolf Wine Estate for the first winter 2015 instalment of the Hotel’s popular monthly Wine & Dine Evenings. Executive Chef, Hajierah Hamit, will prepare a five-star gourmet set …

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Radisson Blu on Platinum Mile

The Radisson Blu Le Vendome Hotel on Sea Point’s Platinum Mile, long a beacon of sophisticated accommodation in Cape Town, has re-opened its doors to the Atlantic Ocean, following a R30 million refurbishment. Evoking a classic, old-world feel with chic, ultramodern touches, the Radisson Blu Le Vendome is the newest boutique-style gem in Cape Town’s fast-growing hospitality sector, with luxurious …

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Let’s braai with Steffen Olivier

Denise Levy’s ultra-modern food studio Ginger and Lime invites you to a gorgeous morning on the patio with the incredible Steffen Olivier from The Chef’s Bench – an epicure food truck that celebrates popular South African barbecued food. Said Levy: “Join us this Saturday from 10 am for a truly epic morning on the patio for a South African barbecue, with …

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Ginger & Lime lines up braai guru

Let’s braai, with DENISE LEVY Denise Levy’s Ginger & Lime Food Studio has plans for a gorgeous morning on the patio with the incredible Steffen Olivier from The Chef’s Bench – an epicure food truck that celebrates popular South African barbecued food. This all happening on Saturday, from 10 am, for what should be truly epic morning on the patio …

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Vermeulen smart enough to lead the Boks

Text: HERMAN GIBBS                                          Picture: PETER HEEGER CAPE TOWN, April 26 (ANA) – Duane Vermeulen underlined his claims as the next Springbok captain when he single-handedly snuffed out the Bulls’ attempt to snatch a last-gasp victory against the victorious DHL Stormers …

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Stormers shade Bulls at Jam-packed Newlands

By HERMAN GIBBS, pictures by PETER HEEGER CAPE TOWN, April 25 – The Stormers held out for a close-shave 15-13 victory over traditional rivals, the Bulls, in a hard-fought South African Super Rugby derby at a jam-packed Newlands on Saturday evening. They ran up a 3-0 lead in the second minute and for the rest of the match they never …

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