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Gin Is Healthy! Let`s Drink All The Gin

We’ve all heard a glass of red wine is actually good for you, but what about when you fancy something lighter? A spirit perhaps?


Smirnoff vodka advert banned by regulator

Diageo is fighting to overturn a decision by UK regulator the ASA to ban an advertisement for its Smirnoff vodka brand over concerns it breaches marketing laws.


Red Velvet Pancakes with Cream Cheese

Add these scrumptious Red Velvet Pancakes to your morning menu for an extravagant breakfast treat.


Crowd-pleasing recipes for a winter weekend

A winter’s weekend calls for family get-togethers and warming dishes.


Booze in baby bottles: A hipster fad too far?

Punters in a Paris bar have been spotted drinking wine from baby bottles, a sign that novelty food and drink apparatus has gone too far.


iBeer and Facebrew: Famous Brand Identities Transformed into Beers

A T-shirt branding company – Printsome, designed an impressive series of beer bottles after a team outing night.


KWV Brandy is World Champion

SA Producer Makes History Winning ‘World’s Best Producer’ and ‘Best Brandy in the World’ Accolades Cape Town, 9th July, 2015 – KWV took the coveted title of Best Brandy & Cognac Pro


It might be cold but Franschhoek’s Bastille Festival will keep you warm this weekend

Don’t let the cold weather dampen your spirits. It’s the perfect weather to cosy up at the Franschhoek Bastille Festival this weekend. With something for young and old you’re bound to warm up soon. And the best part is that all paid for activities are under cover so even the rain can’t ruin your day out.


Nederburg`s new Spanish-style Flagship Blend released

Nederburg has launched its long-awaited, richly-fruited and plush Ingenuity Spanish blend now that it has had enough time in the bottle to begin expressing its potential, says cellarmaster Razvan Macici.


La Motte Classical Music Concert Programme

During the coming months, La Motte Estate in the Franschhoek Valley will be hosting a series of Classical Music Concerts.


What to drink in July

Well Wine-ter has definitely hit South Africa and with the first snows of the year settling on higher grounds it is time to lit the fires and start to cosy up.


Durbanville Hills bied Tafelberg-belewenis aan

Danksy ’n vergesig oor Tafelberg, Tafelbaai en Robbeneiland, het Durbanville Hills een van die mees unieke liggings in die Wes-Kaap. En om dié unieke uitsig te vier, het die wynmakery â€


A coffee maker that gets your engine racing

An SA design engineer has revved up the world of coffee.


Rall Red 2013

Why do SA’s whites tend to outperform its reds? It’s a question again posed by Donovan Rall’s red blend from the 2013 vintage. It’s blend of 85% Syrah and 15% Grenache from


Green Bean Bredie — Ina Paarman

Ina says, “My grandmother was a very good cook; everything done with a lot of heart, care and attention to fresh, natural, good basic ingredients. This dish bears her stamp. She never browned th


The Telegraph on Hamilton Russell’s success

  Victoria Moore of The Telegraph divulges how wine estate owner Anthony Hamilton Russell has made his mark internationally for the South African wine market. The estate is known for some of the


Place in the Sun Shiraz 2013 — 09.07.2015

The story of Place in the Sun Shiraz 2013 is long one, but one worth reading. Place in the Sun us now a well established range of delicious wines made by Zonnebloem, one of South Africa’s most