Pernod Ricard has partnered with Brooklyn-based denim designer Loren Cronk to introduce its vodka brand Absolut in limited edition bottle – Absolut Denim. (more…)

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Absolut Vodka slips on skinny jeans

Pernod Ricard has partnered with Brooklyn-based denim designer Loren Cronk to introduce its vodka brand Absolut in limited edition bottle – Absolut Denim.

 

The best wine to travel with

Just because you’re traveling doesn’t mean you have to go without your favourite wines.

 

Bolivian President recommends coca wine to next Pope

Bolivian President Evo Morales suggested on Monday that the next Pope try wine made from coca leaf, something Bolivians have chewed for centuries and can also be used to make cocaine.

 

Koos Kombuis to rock Backsberg Picnic Concerts Series 2013

Backsberg Estate Cellars invites you to enjoy Koos Kombuis at the fourth and final Picnic Concerts Series.

 
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Winery creates pen filled with wine instead of ink

A family owned winery in Poland wanted to promote its fine wine as a business gift and to attract potential business partners, Casa Mariol shipped them pens rather than bottles of wine.

 

Gangnam Style in Wine Country

Winemaking isn’t all barrels and grapes. Even winemakers know it’s smart to take a break from the stress of harvest, bad weather, critical reviews and other myriad wine industry issues.

 

Orange River Raises Glass to 2nd Green Kalahari Canoe Marathon

The second Green Kalahari Cano Marathon to be contested on the waterway through the winelands of the Orange River has captured the imagination of South Africa’s canoeing fraternity.

 

A Tram Runs Through It

Jim Waite* cadges a lift on the Franschhoek Wine Tram and finds it hard to get off! | The Month March 2013

 

March Cellar Door Specials at Solms-Delta

This month we offer a mixed case “Oesfees/Harvest special” of 2 bottles Solms Astor Vastrap 2012, 2 bottles Solms-Delta Lekkerwijn 2011 and 2 bottles Solms Astor Cape Jazz Shiraz for only R300 incl VAT.

 

Pick ‘n Pay get into the Swim

The day after the Argus, which should more properly be called the Cape Argus Pick ‘n Pay Cycle Tour (after all the Argus has now become a Food Lover's Market in central Cape Town, a great improvemen

 

A second look at SASSI

Monday night saw public acknowledgement of a dozen chefs who take sustainable seafood seriously at the launch of the Pick 'n Pay SASSI Seafood Circle. And once again, the peculiar demographics of SA f