Holiday get-togethers tend to be rife with booze. From the pub crawls on so-called “Blackout Wednesday” to the clinking flutes of New Year’s Eve champagne, the alcohol flows especially freely at this time of year. If you’re trying to cut back on your consumption or have made a commitment to sobriety, holiday get-togethers can be especially challenging.

 

Turn your next garden party or high tea occasion into a stylish affair with the mushroom and ricotta cigars made with phyllo. Serve them with a bottle of La Motte Méthode Cap Classique for an exquisite sensory experience.

 

Apollo Peak in Denver has crafted a wine for cats to drink, made with fresh beet juice, organic catnip, and natural preservatives. According to the Apollo Peak website, the non-alcoholic beverage will have a “mellowed out” effect on a kitty because of the catnip. 

 

Laarman Wines clinched two 5 stars in the 2022 Platter’s by Diners Club South African Wine Guide for their Laarman Wines Focal Point Chardonnay 2019 as well as the Laarman Wines Focal Point Cinsault 2019!

 

Licence IV is a fine French wine made for those who know prefer wine without the rules. Licence IV recently launched canned offerings in the US, with the hopes to change the idea that French wine is intimidating and has to be enjoyed in a more traditional way.

 

These lamb chops spiced with Moroccan spice are simply the best! Enjoy it with a lentil and fig salad and a glass of red from La Motte in Franschhoek.

 
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Looking for a recipe to enjoy with your next braai? You can’t go wrong with this Pinotage Teriyaki Marinated Beef Kebabs with Soba Noodle Salad from Leopard’s Leap.

 

The drinks industry recently scored a mere 4.8 out of 10 for sustainability in the annual Drinks Industry Sustainability Index Trends Report, published by drinks firm, C&C Group, and sustainable research company, Footprint Intelligence. While the report acknowledged businesses are making green improvements to packaging, transportation, and waste, it found the key environmental changes needed have yet to be implemented. Nevertheless, progress is still being made with green initiatives like tree planting schemes and sustainable packaging making headway in the industry.

 
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These cat wine bags is the purrrfect accessory for anyone who likes a good old bottle of vino and with a love for felines.

 

Looking for the purrfect wines to take to your next party? Produced just outside New York, in the Fingerlake Valley, the award-winning Red Cat and White Cat wines are cat crazy lady friendly and comes in a 3 L pouch. Sounds right up my alley!

 
 
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