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Wine bottle shapes: What`s the difference and does it matter?

Wines come in different shaped bottles.


Blur bassist Alex James planning to launch drink called Britpop

Bassist, farmer and cheese-maker extraordinaire Alex James is planning to launch a new drink called ‘Britpop’ – the cheeky swine.

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Troubled Ke$ha`s backstage rider requests very little food but plenty of alcohol

Amid reports of her battle with bulimia and her mother’s denial of alcohol abuse issues, a new document has surfaced to shed a little light on the problems surrounding troubled singer Ke$ha.


This Mouth-Watering Twitter Cake is Good Enough to Tweet

Social media junkies know there’s nothing better than humble-bragging about food.

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Packaging Spotlight: Blasted Church Vineyards

“In 2002, the new owners of Prpich Hills Winery had a problem. 


South African Wine at Record Export Level

Wine exports for South Africa in 2013 have topped the previous record with a 26% increase.

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Drink two espressos to enhance long-term memory

Coffee has long been a friend of students working through the night, but it does more than just keep us awake. A study provides the first convincing evidence that caffeine enhances long-term memory in people – provided the dose is right.


You Scream, I Scream, We all Scream for Leopard`s Leap 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.


SA Wine in the USA

Calvert Woodley is the largest wine retailer in Washington DC and one of the Top Ten nationally. This week they're featuring SA wine and their selection speaks volumes: Not a single wine from SA's


Chicken with Fairview Goat Cheese and Pistachios on Moroccan Couscous

Chef Nina Timm (my-easy-cooking.com) has created another delicious meal using Fairview goat cheese… Serves 4 Ingredients 4 chicken breast fillets 1 x 100g Fairview goat cheese – sliced into 4


Humble beginnings

It was inevitable I suppose. When wine enthusiasts gather over a glass or six they often try to outdo one another, to see if they can come up trumps with the hottest, sexiest, most obscure, most rever


In 2014 – Eat More Bread!

The beginning of a new year usually sees us aspiring to a healthier way of living and New Year’s resolutions usually focus on more exercise, and better eating and drinking habits. Carbohydrates


A healthy slice of Grandmother’s Bread – a recipe with a story

Bread can be part of a healthy lifestyle. So why not try this recipe for our popular Grandmother’s Bread as per the Cape Winelands Cuisine cookbook (page 15). Mrs Huberte Rupert found this easy