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Hand-Fitted Wine Glasses

The ‘Meld Wine’ glass design is perfect for people who lose their coordination after a few drinks of wine.

The wine glass design of the Meld Wine allows for an easy means of gripping your drink. The small gaps at the bottom of the glass allow wine drinkers to fit their fingers into the cups with ease.


Packaging Spotlight: Embroidery Wine Bottles

The dark wine bottle packaging for Vlahiko was developed by the Kommigraphics Design Studio to bring a sense of nostalgia to the hybrid wine.


Katy Perry shares a drink with Madonna on stage

Katy Perry joined Madonna on stage on Tuesday night (27 October 2015) to toast her latest Rebel Heart World Tour concert with a shot from a banana bottle.


Can a Sommelier Keep Working While Pregnant?

When most women learn they’re pregnant, usually the first thing to go is the wine.

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Two 5 Star Platter ratings for Haskell

We are proud to announce that the 2016 Platter Guide, South Africa’s wine bible, has awarded two Five star ratings to Haskell Vineyards.


Sip on these top South African Chardonnays

The fifth annual Chardonnay Report sponsored by multinational financial services company Prescient is now out.


Top accolades for Boplaas in the 2016 Platter Wine Guide

Wines from the Boplaas Family Vineyards in Calitzdorp received top ratings in the 2016 Platter Wine Guide. No less than five wines were regarded worthy of five star nomination, of which two made it to the Platter five star list.


Rutte Rules

Dutch PM Mark Rutte comes to the Cape for a couple of hours this month to visit the garden of the future. Moneyweb reports this "is the biggest trade mission to South Africa in Holland’s history. Mo


Melbourne shows Cape Town the way

Today's Melbourne Cup is the Down Under equivalent of the Lanzerac Ready to Run Stakes which take place at Kenilworth later this month. But will Cape Town be able to match the sartorial elegance displ