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How Bubbly Can Boost Brain Power

If you only taste Champagne on New Year’s Eve or at weddings, you may be missing out on a surprising cognitive benefit.


Would You Drink Wine From A Can?

Just a decade ago, it was almost unheard of to consider drinking wine without a proper cork. But the economics (and convenience) of screwtops has challenged thousands of years of tradition.


Churches Woo New Members With Beer

Jesus’ first miracle was turning water into wine, so it’s not so strange that churches are recruiting new members with craft beer.


Which wines go best with burgers?

You have ketchup. Sauteed mushrooms and onions.


De Wetshof Takes Chardonnay and Pinot Noir to Ancestral Burgundian Home

Presenting South African Chardonnay and Pinot Noir wines to throngs of discerning French wine-lovers in the heart of Burgundy can make a person feel like he is donning a paint-brush in-front of Picasso.


Wine Tasting in the ‘Burbs: Beau Constantia, Constantia Glen and Groot Constantia

the view from Beau Constantia We recently spent an afternoon visiting the Constantia Wine Valley to do some wine tasting of course.Our first stop was Beau Constantia. It was my first time visiting the


Silly Season Wine GIVEAWAYS! 4 weeks. 12 cases. 12 Wine Fans. [COMPETITION]

It's time to giveaway some wine. A LOT of wine. Because it's the Silly Season. And because we love ya!We're also trying something a little different. Not only can you win wine by rating/reviewing/shar


Hartenberg Estate – Where Shiraz Lovers Meet

Hartenberg EstateI've been a fan of the Hartenberg Stork Shiraz for years and the go-to (affordable) Cab Sauv Shiraz blend. But I wasn't that familiar with their other wines.I was lucky enough to visi


Grande Provence Announces The Festive Season Fine Dining Experiences

Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate, part of The Huka Retreats, proudly announces its unique Christmas and New Year’s Eve signature menus, which have been created by award-winning Executive Chef, D


Maverick Misses the Boat

If a maverick is a dissenter, " one that refuses to abide by the dictates of or resists adherence to a group," then for the Daily Maverick to hire a Wine Lizard as Bachhanalian opinionista is curiou


High Teas in Franschhoek

Enjoying High Tea with close friends has become extremely popular these days with establishments throughout South Africa treating patrons to an unforgettable culinary experience. Visitors to the pict