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Exclusive Rum Goes under the Hammer

Webb’s are pleased to be presenting to auction a single bottle of a luxury blend of the world’s most exclusive rum.

 

Single Cask of Pitt-Jolie wine auctioned for €10 100

A single cask of organic white wine from the French vineyard owned by Hollywood power couple Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie fetched more than €10,000 at auction on Wednesday, organisers said.

 

World wine supplies are running dry

The world is heading for a wine shortage as vineyards struggle to keep pace with steadily rising demand, economists warn.

 

Enter the AbuzzWine Treasure Hunt 8 competition!

Starting from the 1st of November, you can participate in the 8th AbuzzWine Treasure Hunt. Solve the questions by using a little savvy, a bit of online research and locating extra clues posted in various places*.

 
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Indian Entrepreneur invests in award winning South African Winery

Mullineux & Leeu Family Wines, formerly known as Mullineux Family Wines, is happy to announce the acquisition of the shares of one of its partners by respected Indian Entrepreneur, Analjit Singh, in their Riebeek Kasteel based winery.

 

French Say `Magnifique` to Chef Shaun Schoeman`s Kaapse Kos, in Calais

Shaun Schoeman, the Executive Chef at Solms-Delta Wine Estate’s Fyndraai Restaurant, recently returned from a week in Calais, France as Chef in Residence in France South Africa Seasons 2013.

 

Unknown Varietals

Ever since the devastating Phylloxera epidemic in the late 19th century that almost completely wiped out the European wine industry, winemakers have been relying heavily on grafting. This involved gra

 

Are South African Wine Drinkers A Little Green?

“Harry, come in here.”* I stopped trying to charge my phone from a dying macbook – so I could inform the dearly beloved I was picking up some wine from Wine Cellar so I’d be la

 

Celebrations at Crust

Greg Landman's coming of age party at Crust last night should have been called Crush as pepper pots, pansies and the proleterait crammed this Bree street bistro to wish Greg "heppy heppy."  Here are