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The oldest known recipe for beer is over 4,000 years old

This clay tablet, which dates back to 3100-3000 BC in Mesopotamia, shows the allocation of beer, according to The British Museum.

 

George Clooney Reveals How He Drunkenly Ended Up in Bed With Cindy Crawford

Oversharing?! George Clooney has revealed that he once ended up in bed with a drunken Cindy Crawford — although it wasn’t something the supermodel had intended to do!

 

Clever wine gadgets to pop your cork

“Wine is an all-encompassing thing,” says Charlotte Sager-Wilde. “The more you think about wine, the more you come to know about history, geography, science; even art and design.”

 

Your guide to sounding like a pro when sampling beer

Four ingredients — water, malt (barley), yeast and hops — are the foundation for a seemingly infinite number of delicious recipes.

 
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Tequila plant could also make biofuel

A plant used to make tequila could be good for something other than a hangover, University of Adelaide research shows.

 

Join Plaisir de Merle for the Perfect Evening at the Winemaker`s Table Dinner

Niel Bester, Cellar Master at Plaisir de Merle, invites you to an unforgettable seasonal Winemaker’s Table Dinner – a culinary feast with wines selected by Niel.

 

Wheat-free, dairy-free butternut pancakes

Such a nutritious breakfast, these pancakes are great with savoury toppings like avo and smoked salmon plus a little goat's cheese (optional). It's also a great way to use leftover butternut.This reci

 

Is Paul Sauer 2012 really worth 24 times the Parks Cabernet 2013?

Saturday was certainly a day for the wine record books with price records falling like nine pins at the Cape Winemakers Guild Auction in the morning and then the inaugural gala dinner of the Garagiste

 

Alto se 2012- Shiraz kraai koning

Alto, een van Stellenbosch se ikoniese rooiwynprodusente, het sy ellelange lys van toekennings vergroot met ’n goue medalje by The Drinks Business Global Syrah Masters-kompetisie. Die “g

 

In praise of market fragmentation

One of the most important reasons I love wine is that, like popular music, it defies consolidation as an industry. If buying toothpaste comes down to a choice between Aquafresh, Colgate and maybe one

 

Calamari & Rustic Chips – Tracy Foulkes

Tracy Foulkes’s Calamari & Rustic Chips Tracy Foulkes is the food powerhouse behind NOMU Foods.  She creates products which add so much to your kitchen raft of flavourings, dressings, bak

 

Top Rosé Wines South Africa 2015 Winners

South Africa’s Top Rosé Wines were announced on the evening of Wed 30th Sept 2015 at The Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront Cape [Category: Breaking News, Cape Town, Wine, Cavalli Estate’s

 

Zonnebloem Launches “Exceptional” Limited Edition Sauvignon Blanc 2015

Elize Coetzee, specialist White Wine Maker recently appointed Cellar Master of Zonnebloem Wines Ask Elize Coetzee, cellar master of Zonnebloem Wines what’s special about the new Zonnebloem Limi

 

Durbanville Hills Chardonnay 2015 – 06.07.2015

Durbanville Hills Chardonnay 2015 Durbanville Hills is my heartland and often as a child I rode up and down the hills on my bicycle visiting friends whose parents, like mine were wine farmers. Today D

 

Durbanville Hills Chardonnay 2015 – 06.10.2015

Durbanville Hills Chardonnay 2015 Durbanville Hills is my heartland and often as a child I rode up and down the hills on my bicycle visiting friends whose parents, like mine were wine farmers. Today D

 

Das Große Oktoberfest Tilburg Hitparade

Dit weekend staat in het teken van Oktoberfest Tilburg 2015 in de Koepelhal. In de sfeer komen? Klik eventjes verder voor de beste hits!