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Live Crab Vending Machine Offers Fresh Shellfish On The Go

August until October is the prime season for hairy crabs in China, and to ensure people makes the most of the season, one shop vendor has stocked a vending machine full of live crabs, available day and night.


Bid on exclusive wines at the Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction

Variety, great diversity of styles and unusual cultivars are the signature of the 29th Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction to be held at the Spier Conference Centre in the Stellenbosch Winelands from 09h00 on Saturday, 5 October 2013.


Simonsig triumph at 2013 Méthode Cap Classique Challenge

Simonsig Kaapse Vonkel, South Africa’s first Méthode Cap Classique (MCC), has triumphed as the Best Museum Class MCC at the 2013 Amorim Tsogo Sun Méthode Cap Classique Challenge for the 2007 vintage.


De Wetshof Commands Top White Wine Price at Nederburg Auction 4th Year in a Row

For the fourth consecutive year a Chardonnay from De Wetshof Estate in Robertson realised the highest bid for a white wine at the Nederburg Auction.


Wine Pairings for the Vegetarian

Wine paring with vegan meals can be easy. Here are a few simple solutions for wine paring that will enhance your enjoyment of vegan meals.


Cycle with Durbanville Hills Wines in aid of Rhino’s

Play your part in raising awareness of rhino’s and join Durbanville Hills Wines, proud sponsor of the Race the Rhino MTB challenge taking place on World Rhino Day, 21 September at Magaliesberg.

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Is Africa really a drunken continent?

“Africa has a drinking problem,” declared a recent article in Time Magazine. But is the evidence there to support such a sweeping statement?


International Gurus at Veritas Judging

The high regard with which wine makers and brandy masters, as well as wine consumers, regard the Veritas results, renders it no easy feat to taste and judge the 1 792 entries for the 2013 competition.


Waiting for Waits on the Groot Gariep

Tom Waits should come to the Africa River Lodge in Upington if he misses the time when all the world was green for green is the dominant colour as I look out over the Groot Gariep. I've never seen the


The Dog and Fig Brewery

Klein Afrika Farm, Vaal Eden Parys, Free State (082) 451 8634 Dog and Fig Brewery Facebook Page  The brewery One of a sprinkling of breweries ...The post The Dog and Fig Brewery appeared first on The


Clarens Brewery

Village Square Clarens, Free State (082) 901 4700 www.clarensbrewery.co.za The brewery Since opening its doors in 2006, the Clarens Brewery has gone from strength to ...The post Clarens Brewery appear