LONDON: Finished drinking your bottle of water? Now eat it! A design student in the UK has developed an edible bottle that could rid the world of excess plastic waste. Rodrigo Garcia Gonzalez, along with fellow students from Imperial College London, has been working on the Ooho water bottle for the past few years. (more…)

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Drink water and eat the water bottle too: edible water bottles are here!

LONDON: Finished drinking your bottle of water? Now eat it! A design student in the UK has developed an edible bottle that could rid the world of excess plastic waste. Rodrigo Garcia Gonzalez, along with fellow students from Imperial College London, has been working on the Ooho water bottle for the past few years.

 

Robert De Niro to launch premium vodka

BILLIONAIRE James Packer has pumped $10 million into a boutique Sydney liquor company to launch a premium vodka on the world stage with Hollywood legend Robert De Niro.

 
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Showcasing the 2012 Creation Syrah

During the month of April we have celebrated Syrah by exploring its history and looking at viticultural and vinification practices.

 

Slow Cooker Thai Chicken Curry

A healthy slow cooker chicken recipe made with a simple, delicious Thai peanut and coconut milk sauce.

 

Winery Found Guilty of Pesticide Poisoning

In a first for vineyard workers, a winery has been found guilty of failing to protect its workers from the harmful health effects of pesticides.

 

The Test Kitchen voted best in Africa at the 2014 World’s 50 Best Restaurants

ANNOUNCED this evening at the World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2014 awards ceremony, South Africa’s finest chef, Luke Dale Roberts has triumphed with his Cape Town restaurant, The Test Kitchen in 48th place and Best in Africa.

 

East, west, home best when it comes to wine

Back when KWV wines were available only for export, a myth evolved that the best SA wines were never enjoyed in the domestic market, except by the organisation’s members, MPs and a few insiders.

 

Ultra Wine Picks for Autumn

Falling leaves, spectacular sunsets, hearty stews…

 
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Wine Spectator Reviews Dombeya

by Johann OlivierThe world's most read wine publication, Wine Spectator, has released its reviews of a selection of wines from the Dombeya range. The good news is that there is a little of the 2012 Ch

 

Luddite Saboteur 2010

Luddite Shiraz as made by Niels Verburg has never been short of impact but sometimes tends to be a bit too burly, at least for me. Recently, however, I chanced across Saboteur 2010, the second vintage

 

Morgenster Tosca 2009 – 29.04.14

One of the big treats for me going out to Morgenster for a vertical tasting they usually hold once a year, is to meet again the urbane and charming owner Giulio Bertrand. Sadly this year, he was not t

 

RECM Rosé

Rosé is the style of vino you've just got to taste blind, even if it does make the visually prettiest wines. Which is what we'll be doing tommorow at the weekly RECM blind tasting with category Rosé

 

Best Restaurant Awards: a circle jerk

At last a breath of fresh air in the overheated kitchen of celebrity chef awards. Marina O'Loughlin writing in the Guardian this morning calls the San Pellegrino Top 50 Restaurants in the Solar System

 

Mulderbosch Single Vineyard Chenin Blancs – 29.04.14

Mulderbosch recently released three single vineyard Chenin Blancs all from the 2013 vintage and from the Stellenbosch wine appellation. Packed in a case of three in bottles the weight of a piece of sp