We have all your favourite Cocktails!

We have all your favourite Cocktails!

It’s always a cocktail party at Zizi’s Restaurant and Ladies Bar! We have all your favourite Cocktails and even a few that might become your new favourites. So browse through our mouthwatering Cocktail Menu, enjoy a few cheeky shooters and indulge in the fashionable Ladies Bar overlooking a substantial veranda with sea view. Zizi’s Restaurant is a unique venue of taste located within Umdlalo Lodge, CLICK HERE to view full menu. Based in Umtentweni on the KZN South Coast, Umdlalo Lodge is an upmarket Four-Star Guest Lodge with eight luxurious air conditioned en suite bedrooms plus a romantic...

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How to pair wine and food

How to pair wine and food

Impress the whole dinner table with your wine knowledge. Learn how to pair wine and food with these incredibly helpful info-graphic charts from Wine Folly! Below are just a few entryways into the world of delicious food-and-drink combinations. All the details, options and variations wine comes in may seem like a lot to take in and impossible to master but with Umdlalo Lodge & Zizi’s Restaurant helping you, you’ll be a wine connoisseur in no time! Wine and Food Pairing Chart 1 Wine and Food Pairing chart 2    After taking a look at the chart, there are a few things that you’ll notice...

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Happy International Drink Beer Day

Happy International Drink Beer Day

Umdlalo Lodge & Zizi’s Restaurant would like to wish everyone a happy International Drink Beer Day… Enjoy an ice cold refreshing beer with us at Umdlalo Lodge & Zizi’s Restaurant and let’s raise and cheers our glasses together in Celebration of this amazing beverage! Did you know that beer is one of the oldest man-made beverages in history, beer has been produced since the Neolithic Era with some breweries dating back as far as 1040. It is little wonder why drinking beer has come to be such a popular and entertaining activity. Based in Umtentweni on the KZN South Coast, Umdlalo...

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Strongbow Ciders flavours

Strongbow Ciders flavours

Umdlalo Lodge & Zizi’s Restaurant would like to thank everyone who attended the launch and tasting of Heineken’s 3 new Strongbow Ciders flavours on Friday 16 September. The evening was kicked off with welcome drinks and the tasting of the new flavours. This was followed up by delicious finger snacks complementary of Zizi’s Restaurant. Live music and a beautiful wood burning fire set the stage for an incredible atmosphere for everyone who attended. Guests where spoilt all night and got to enjoy a fun competition exclusively for the ladies that reaped great prizes. Over all the evening was...

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National Rum Day

National Rum Day

Let’s have some fun!!!! Instagram or Tweet us photos of your Rum drinking activities that you get up to on Thursday 16 August for the official National Rum day. Come and have a Rum with us at Umdlalo Lodge & Zizi’s Restaurant to celebrate Rum day this year! So what exactly is rum? Rum is a distilled clear alcoholic beverage which is a byproduct in molasses production or made directly from sugarcane juice.  After the fermentation and distillation process, most rum is aged in wooden oak barrels. In celebration of National Rum day here are some interesting Rum facts and trivia that...

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Top 10 most expensive Whiskies in the world

Top 10 most expensive Whiskies in the world

You are going to want to sit down when you read how much the top 10 most expensive Whiskies in the world are! One of the best ways to end a day is by enjoying a glass (or two) of whiskey at Zizi’s Restaurant. Strong and relaxing, whiskey is a distilled alcoholic beverage created out of fermented grain mash. While different kinds of grains may be used, such as barley, corn, rye or wheat, all of them are aged to perfection in wooden barrels generally made out of charred white oak. Some of the best whiskies have been in storage for decades. Here is a list of the top 10 most expensive whiskies...

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