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Col’Cacchio and Africanpure launch the first Cannabis pizza in SA


Col’Cacchio have launched the first ever Cannabis pizza range in South Africa. They are doing this in partnership with Africanpure (one of Africa’s leading CBD brands). The range will be available at selected Col’Cacchio restaurants from today (the 25th of June 2019)

It’s important to realize that Cannabidiol (CBD) can now be legally purchased in SA. This is thanks to a landmark announcement in recent weeks by the Department of Health. Col’Cacchio and Africanpure have wasted no time working non-stop behind the scenes to get ahead of the Cannabis story in SA.

More info about Col’Cacchio

In case you did not know, Col’Cacchio was founded in 1992 by Michael Terespolsky and Kinga Baranowska. The Italian inspired franchise has 37 restaurants across South Africa and Namibia.

They continue to cement their presence as one of the most innovative restaurant brands in SA. Healthy dining is the key focus for their offering. The brand was one of the first to introduce gluten free, low calorie, banting / carb-conscious and vegan alternatives to their menu. Now they will be the first restaurant brand to have a Cannabis offering.

The Col’Cacchio menu will feature two gourmet Cannabis inspired pizzas. The Green Goddess will retail for R125 and the Not-So-Plain Mary Jane will retail for R140.

Col'Cacchio Green Goddess
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Col’Cacchio Green Goddess

The two iconic pizzas will be drizzled with Africanpure CBD oil. The oil contains no THC or synthetic chemicals. It’s absolutely safe to enjoy. Customers will also be able to add CBD oil to any other dish on the Col’Cacchio menu at an additional cost of R25.

Col'Cacchio Not-So-Plain-Mary-Jane
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Col’Cacchio Not-So-Plain-Mary-Jane

More info about Africanpure

In case you did not know, Africanpure is one of the leading, proudly African CBD brands to have hit the market in South Africa. Their core focus is on purity of ingredients, traceability and being a responsible representative of the rapidly growing CBD industry.

Kinga Baranowska, Col’Cacchio co-founder explains

“At Col’Cacchio, we have always aimed to be innovative with our menu offering and provide our loyal fan base with the latest health positive trends. We love to stay ahead of the curve and are extremely proud to be the first restaurant in SA to launch a Cannabis pizza and look forward to seeing old and new faces in our restaurants coming in to try this exciting new range “

Mike Sauders (Africanpure co-founder) comments

“We are really thrilled to be at the forefront of the Cannabis story in South Africa and to be working with one of the country’s most innovative restaurant franchise groups. Col’Cacchio is a model example of what we as africanpure are striving to achieve, using only the very best ingredients and providing wholesome accessible products to all our customers. We are certain that the new Cannabis offering at Col’Cacchio will be a massive hit.”

In case you were wondering where you can munch these two pizzas, the new Cannabis pizza range will be available at all Col’Cacchio restaurants. Take note that this excludes the Windhoek and Halaal restaurants.

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