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< Monday 18 November 2013 >

Basketball star Dennis Rodman launches Bad Ass vodka

Former NBA star Dennis Rodman has created a vodka – called The Original Bad Ass  – which is set to launch in Chicago later this week.

 

An Argentine car mechanic invents birthing tool inspired by wine corks

It all started with wine: Jorge Odón, a car mechanic in Argentina, was inspired by a YouTube video demonstrating the removal of a sunken bottle cork to invent

 

Get wet and wild this summer with OBIKWA Wines and Bundi Adventures

Jonesing for some wet n’ wild exercise that’s a little more extreme than a dip in the pool?

 

Beet this burger!

This beet burger is not your run-of-the-mill veggie burger. It’s sweet, savory, eye-catching, and ULTRA healthy. That calls for an extra glass of wine!

 

The No Hangover Wine

Is it possible that there’s a wine that’s going to leave you without a hangover? Jordan Salcito, wine director at Momofuku, says reach for the natural wines.

 

Franschhoek Still Top of the Pops!

Franschhoek has once again been voted by Klink supporters as the best wine route in The ‘Happy Times’ Award for Most Memorable Wine Route category, which was announced at a special cocktail event in Cape Town on 13 November.

 

Durbanville Hills’ Merlot Rosé is summer in a glass

The fresh, lively taste of the 2013 Durbanville Hills Merlot Rosé is the perfect wine to enjoy this summer.

 

November Cellar Door Special at Solms-Delta

November’s cellar door special is perfect for those long summer days we are all waiting for..

 

Backsberg’s Perfect Brew

For a memorable cup of the perfect coffee, why don’t you make a visit to Backsberg. Their restaurant serves a fine brew and this is thanks to the baristas who use the highest quality beans.

 

Drinks Business steps on a cultural landmine, no survivors

An amazing piece of cultural insensitivity from The Drinks Business.  Reporting on a Telegraph report on the banning of Champagne breakfasts in the city, Lucy Shaw grabs the wrong end of the assegai

 

Hammo, Darling of the Wine Spectator

SA is responsible for 4% of the world's wine exports and seeing as though more than half is shipped as anonymous bulk, it is a miracle that three SA labels feature in the 2013 Top 100 of US magazine W

 

Chivas looks towards an alcohol ad-free future

Subscribe to Business Day for six months before the end of the year - either e-paper or dead-tree (they cost the same which sounds crazy as electrons are a lot cheaper than trees and Amos on a bicycle

 

Luciana in Claremont

"What do you think of the Eat Out Best Italian Restaurant in SA?" I asked David at A Tavola in Claremont (below) last week.  "No comment.  But you're the fifth person to ask me" was the diplomatic r

 

2011 Prospector Syrah

Spectacular panoramic views of Stellenbosch and Cape Town, cool hillside vineyards planted to classic varieties, and a modern family-run winery have combined to produce distinctive wines displaying th