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< Sunday 27 April 2014 >

Wine & Poker, not the odd couple it used to be

When columnist, author, and hotshot poker player Victoria Coren Mitchell made headlines this week by becoming the first two-time winner of the European Poker Tour, it wasn’t just because she was a w


Dumpy Decorex

Decorex, a show of pickles, pine poles and pretension at the CTICC this long weekend was saved from becoming a total Verimark showroom by the presence of middle-aged Madonna Annie Lennox, papped here


De Wetshof in the Limelight

In an interview I did for Fine Music Radio with Danie de Wet of De Wetshof Wine Estate recently, he spoke of the increasing popularity of Unwooded Chardonnay where consumers were discovering the real


Pendulas – hot cakes

Pendula, I was told as a child, means turn over. And the provenance of this recipe? My great grandmother Mary McPherson, a quite formidable lady and mother of 13 – of whom I have a photograph st

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