Whoever said there is nothing to do in Port Elizabeth was sorely mistaken (and I have to admit – I used to think this too). And now that Life is Grape is up and running, there’s plenty for wine and gin lovers to do at this charming venue. This quirky wine and gift shop – situated at 82 Main Road in Walmer – hosts regular wine tastings, and now they’ve added gin tastings to their menu too. My mom, her friends and I had the opportunity to attend one these tastings, and it was a wonderful experience!
Who doesn’t love a good gin and tonic? But sometimes, we need to change it up a bit! This easy-to-make gin cocktail recipe makes a super refreshing drink – perfect for a hot summer’s day. If you and your friends are gin lovers, invite them over for an afternoon of cocktails and impress them with this pretty drink!
I’m always looking for new spots for date night, and a few of my friends recommended The Yellow Door for dinner and drinks. I’m a big fan of Bocadillos on 1st, so I was keen to visit this new venue.
The Yellow Door is a wine and gin bar in Port Elizabeth’s Walmer suburb that serves meals designed to be shared, including cheese boards and tapas. If you’re a gin lover, you’ll be happy to know that their menu features seven gin cocktails. They also have some fantastic wine pairings, and a menu with a variety of local and international gins.