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Insta-dram: The best hipster party drinking game ever?

Every time someone takes a picture with his camera and tweets the Instagrammed masterpiece, take a sip. You’ll be drunk in twenty minutes, but you’ll look cool doing it

 

Wine Resolutions – Try a new wine!

We all have our favourite wines, which we buy and enjoy on a regular basis.

 
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Concert Goers Can Now Buy Drinks By Stating Their Name

WillCall is a live music app that recommends concerts and enables seamless in-app purchase of tickets and select merchandise.

 

Make way for Constantia Fresh

The 2014 Constantia Fresh Festival kicks off on the 21st of February with a themed tasting by sommelier Jörg Pfützner, exploring the distinctiveness of Constantia’s fine wine, while discovering and contrasting vinous offerings from other regions of South Africa and the rest of the world.

 
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Rickety Bridge Unveiled as Official Wine Supplier for the Clipper Round The World

The Clipper Round The World yacht race tour recently made a stop at the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront completing their second leg of race two.

 

New vintage Circumstance Sauvignon Blanc heralds new cellar talent

Waterkloof, the conservation-minded wine estate perched high on the slopes of the Schapenberg in the Helderberg Winelands, has released the 2013 Sauvignon Blanc vintage under its acclaimed Circumstance label – the maiden pride of new Cellarmaster Nadia Barnard.

 
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Craft Beer Matured in Brandy Casks

Who will be the first Cape craft brewer to take a leaf out of Ola Dubh's book and mature their brew in brandy barrels? Here Rudolph Fourie shows three Olas matured in Highland Park casks. My favourite

 

The Millennials – worth another look

 Picture source At the end of last year I had a look at the various generations from Baby Boomers to the Millennials. We tried defining them and looked at their wine consumption and spending pattern

 

Size Issues

Boy is my face red! There I was thinking controversial blogger Whale Cottage was a man after hearing "him" called "Chris" when it seems "she" is a German Fräulein, if the recent TripAdvisor reviews

 

A VIP visit to De Toren. The perks of being a Real Time Wine SuperFAN

Ed's note: The SuperFAN Club is a little exclusive layer on the top of your "power to the people" wine app! Everyone who reaches Bottle Bandit status level or high is entitled to join the SuperFAN Clu

 

2009 Jordan Sophia Auction Reserve

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

 

2012 CWG Chardonnay Auction Reserve

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

 

You scream, I scream, we all scream for Ice Cream

It is summer in the Southern Hemisphere and although the holidays are over, in South Africa, the hot months of January, February and March usually have us begging to cool off with ice cream. But with