AFRIKOA chocolate, the luxurious home-grown confectionery, has opened its first concept store in the heart of Johannesburg’s blooming art district, Rosebank - AFRIKOA Café! What makes this spot so unique is the fact that it offers visitors the three most indulgent Cs - chocolate, coffee and champagne. Their signature specialty menu revolves around these three delights, celebrating the perfect marriage of sweet and bubbles in Rosebank Keyes Art Mile.
The Rosebank café offers a unique menu designed by Chef Patissier, Laettia Van Waeyenberge. Her heavenly chocolate creations, made with AFRIKOA chocolate, will tempt, tantalise and titillate even the most discerning palates. Along with a world-class coffee selection, the café will certainly elevate your chocolate experience. Oh, and it gets even better, there's also an offering of French champagnes to add a dash of opulence!
Now for the part you've all been waiting for - the food! Since their signature specialty menu boasts indulgent chocolate, champagne and coffee, we definitely need to take a look. To be honest, nothing gets better than those three treats. Afrikoa Café will showcase the best in African excellence, as it takes its guests on an indulgently pleasurable journey that celebrates African luxury embodied in its #MadeofAfrica chocolate.
The presentation of their dishes are phenomenal! Each plate looks so utterly beautiful, the last thing you want to do is tuck in and enjoy as you'll destroy the masterpiece on the dish before you. Check out their social media platforms and website to get a glimpse for yourself! Expect everything from decadent chocolate inspired baked goods and single origin Rwandan Coffee to a selection of premier champagne brands that offer lovely bubbles.
Their chocolate is made from the finest single origin cocoa beans sourced from Tanzanian farmers and sent to Cape Town, where a team of chocolate makers turn them into four unique flavours. The brand draws inspiration from African fashion, music and lifestyle, and exudes sumptuous African luxury. The four flavours include:
You can find AFRIKOA Café at Level 1, Trumpet Building, 21 Keyes Avenue, Rosebank, Johannesburg.
Have you heard? There's a brand-new, exciting retail concept at Sandton City offering you half an hour of pampering, relaxation and pure indulgence — the Clarins OpenSpa! It's perfect if you're looking to treat yourself on the go.
In partnership with Woolworths Sandton City, Clarins has concentrated all its skincare expertise and plant-based knowledge into seven different treatments for immediate results and a wonderful feeling of well-being. It's 30-minutes to a better you. It's also me-time when you need it most, whether in between meetings, during your lunch hour, as a break from retail therapy or just because you feel like spoiling yourself.
Half an hour is all it takes to leave you feeling revitalised, relaxed, rejuvenated and ready to take on the rest of your day. Their selection of 30-minute, semi-private, luxury spa treatments, only R295 each, include the following:
You can find the brand-new Clarins OpenSpa at Woolworths Sandton City in the upper-level Beauty Department.
The Clarins OpenSpa is open from Monday to Saturday from 09:00 to 20:00 and on Sundays and public holidays from 09:00 to 18:00.
For more information about Clarins, visit www.clarins.co.za.