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< Tuesday 17 December 2013 >

Nigella Lawson`s PA tells court about spending £1,368 on a one-off order of wine

Nigella Lawson spent almost £55,000 at Donna Karan over a four-year period and paid more than £7,500 for a custom-made sofa, according to one of her personal assistants.


Spur buys Hussar Grill for R35 000 000

Fast-food retail group Spur Corporation announced has bought the Hussar Grill‚ a Western Cape-based steakhouse chain‚ for R35m in cash.


Salon owner invents cup to stop wine drinkers` freshly cut locks from landing inside

Women who like to enjoy a glass of wine during a haircut can now relax even more, thanks to one salon’s new invention.


A smelling test discovery not to be sniffed at

Wine tasting can be an evening to forget if you’ve not got the nose for it.


5 ULTRA Christmas drinks

Drinking better, but less, is always a sound strategy at Christmas.


Cellar Door Savings at Solms-Delta

Stock up for Christmas with Solms-Delta’s latest cellar door specials valid until end January 2014.


What the Foc!

One man's meat etc. came to mind when the bad banana news broke. FOC -  the fungus Fusarium oxysporum f. sp.cubense - has been found in Mozambique, obviously en route to KZN, where bananas are so


Platter Post-Dated Cheques from Standard Bank

If Standard Bank chairman Fred Phaswana is back from Qunu, he may want to smell Hylton's roses at De Morgenzon in the Stellenboschkloof and check out all the post-dated cheques from the Platter sighte


The French in South Africa

The year 1688 marked the arrival of the French in the Cape; the Huguenots, fleeing persecution after the revocation of the Edict of Nantes in their home country. Their legacy as far as it affects Sout