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5 Smart reasons to drink red wine every night

Do you need a reasonable excuse to drink at least one or two glasses of wine each night? How bout five (reasons, not glasses)?

 

Smirnoff launches Smirnoff Double Black Ice Green Coffee

As of the 26th of October, Smirnoff fans will be able to enjoy the newest addition to the cutting-edge Double Black Ice line-up – Smirnoff Double Black Ice Green Coffee.

 
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Has Ernie Els been sold for R260 million?

Sources report that golfer Ernie Els has sold his Helderberg winery to German investors for R260 million or around R3.46 million per Hectare.

 

Reverie Social Table opens in Observatory

Dining out in restaurants is a social activity for most people.

 

The MiniBrew works like an auto coffeemaker for beer

Just like its more formal sibling, craft brewing, home brewing has exploded in popularity in the United States in recent years, and if startups have anything to say about it, the category should keep on growing.

 

Hope on Hopkins putting the `G` in Gin and Tonic in Cape Town

I was 14, visiting London for the first time, when I first realised that a Beefeater was more than my Dad’s favourite pre-dinner drink….and that the gin martini he savoured nightly which smelled like a collision of pine forest and lemon grove, was named after real humans.

 

Cool down with a Leopard`s Leap Caipirinha

We are very excited about next week’s Portuguese cooking classes hosted by J’Something and in anticipation, we have introduced the Caipirinha wine cocktail!

 

How to taste olive oil

Tasting olive oil is a great way to understand the full sensory experience that comes with good quality extra virgin olive oil.

 
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South African Hotels Dominate Condé Nast Traveller’s List

Regarded as one of the industry’s most prestigious lists, South African hotels dominated the 2015 Condé Nast Traveller’s List of the Top 25 hotels in Africa.

 

White Blends Rule at the RECM Best Value Tasting

"These are the kind of wines SA excels at" was the message from judges at the weekly RECM Best Value tasting this morning. The category was White Blends and sommelier Greg Mutambe from the 12 Apostles

 

Has Ernie Els been sold for R260 million?

Sources report that golfer Ernie Els has sold his Helderberg winery to German investors for R260 million or around R3.46 million per Hectare. The brand will also be licensed to them for five years goi