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<< Thursday 22 October 2015 >

Gluten-free Sweet Potato and Mozzarella Breakfast Skillet

There’s nothing fancy about this, but I find it’s the 3-ingredient, 15-minute recipes that my family requests over and over, and that people tend to make.


This is what happens when you drink only water for one month

The health benefits proper hydration are numerous.


6 Ways To Make Your Morning Coffee Routine Healthier

If you’re favourite part of waking up is a warm, steamy brew in your cup, then you’re in luck.


The best booze options if you`re cutting back on sugar

When I first quit sugar, I treated it as an invitation to try out a new way of living, just to — you know — see how it went. But what started out as an experiment became something more.


Add some sweetness to your coffee with this Tiramisu Liqueur

Inspired by the popular coffee-flavoured Italian dessert, Tiramisu, meaning “ pick me up” or “lift me up”, this new creamy delight from Antonella Tuscan is the perfect uplifting treat to indulge your senses and transport you to ‘La Dolce Vita’, or the good life.


A string of awards for Rietvallei at the annual Michelangelo competition

As they say in the classics, we love it when a plan comes together.


Franschhoek producers celebrate their Veritas wins

It was smiles all around for the Boschendal winemaking team who earned a coveted Double Gold medal for their Sauvignon Blanc Grande Cuvée 2015 at the recent 2015 Veritas Awards.


Selfie with blood

Well, that’s an overly melodramatic title, but there is a little blood still seeping through my beard, and some grazes on my nose, and a section of my moustache has been sheered off, and the sc


How are you celebrating your company achievements this year?

The end of the year is upon us, how will you be celebrating your achievements this year? We have various offerings to reward your teams, you can contact our Events Manager, Lecinda Olivier to make all


Cap Classique Needs to Re-look its Pedigree

There might be 49 million bubbles in one bottle of the stuff, but South Africa’s Cap Classique industry is really in the need of some fizz. More thrust in the generic export marketing there


A soft Sauvignon from the Home Counties

On the eve of the First National Blanc Top Ten Sauvigon Bank competition, I Ubered off to the home counties AKA Constantia, to Nova Zonnestraal, for the launch of a new Sauvignon Blanc called Constan


One Ingredient Team building and Office Parties

Looking for an office party or team building event with a difference? Then go to the 7 th Floor of the Innovation Centre in Observatory and find a man called Matt Manning, he has a wonderful solu


Vin de Constance 2008 fit for royalty

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife joined more than 170 guests, hosted by the Queen, for a sit-down meal in Buckingham Palace’s ballroom on Tuesday. The impressive food courses were acco



Woo-hoo! What an opportunity! We have  10 (!) double ticket giveaways to attend the first Taste of Port Elizabeth from 6-8 November at the Festival Lawns, The Boardwalk! The festival will encompa


RECM Best Value Rose

Clare Mack's Rose Rocks rocked September at the Radisson Blu and this month, the rose category added colour to the weekly RECM Best Value tastings at the Pendock Wine Gallery in the Taj Hotel. Which


Simonsig Kaapse Vonkel Brut Rosé 2014 – 22.10.2015

Simonsig Kaapse Vonkel Brut Rosé 2014 Many things Simonsig can be called. But I think the one of which the Malans, who own     the Estate, could perhaps be the most deserving and proud is th


Walnut Pizza with Smoked Beef & Brie – Lizet Hartley

Lizet Hartleys Walnut Pizza with Smoked Beef & Brie Lizet tells, “I had a ‘what if’ moment with Hartlief’s Smoked Beef. It may say smoked, but it has a wonderfully gentle


Reverie Chenin Blanc 2014

Reverie is the own-label Chenin Blanc that Winery of Good Hope winemaker Jacques de Klerk makes from a 1978 Swartland vineyard and the 2014 is even more refined and intricate than the impressive 2013.


Wine Judging Academy 2016: Applications open

Leading wine critic Michael Fridjhon will again be running his wine judging academy from Wednesday 30 March to Friday 01 April 2016 next year at the Grande Roche hotel in Paarl. Other presenters inclu


Bottle of the Week: Unfiltered Fleur du Cap Chenin Blanc

At least Times Live got the headline right yesterday: A Chenin with notes of Nirvana. 24 hours later, the body text was still Les Sweidan's High Road Bordeaux blend. Here is the column the hard copy g


Creation in Europe

Creation Wines` Carolyn Martin will be jetting off to Europe next week on a whirlwind tour to present tastings, wine pairing dinners, a series of masterclasses and to visit trade partners. The tour wi


Tapping into craft beer boom

Cape Winemakers turn to brewing as demand leads to diversification.


Praising Perdeberg

Perdeberg cellarmaster Albertus Louw Any cellar that releases 22 million litres of wine a year and still maintains a reputation for consistent quality - along with regularly attracting awards -