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< Thursday 10 December 2015 >

Victoria Beckham receives luxury Tequila from best pal Eva Longoria

It’s not Christmas for another couple of weeks.


Italy reclaims spot as world`s biggest wine producer from France

Italy is set to reclaim its spot as the world’s biggest wine producer after output in the home of Chianti and Prosecco rebounded from last year, when rain spoiled part of the grape crop.


Avocado beer is a surprisingly weird hit for an Australian brewer

You might like avocado on your toast, but would you like it in your beer?


Franschhoek Wine Valley ends off 2015 with a stellar performance

In an awards ceremony held on 4 December the Franschhoek Wine Valley was awarded, for the fourth time, the title of Best Local Tourism Authority Information Service (LTA) of the Year, at the Cape Winelands District Municipality Mayoral Tourism Awards.


How much Starbucks coffee could cost in South Africa

Taste Holdings has revealed its long-term costs and strategy for global coffee brand, Starbucks, when it launches in South Africa.


Vergenoegd Wine Estate is under new ownership

Probably best known for its famous flock of Indian Runner Ducks, Vergenoegd has been quietly making wine for hundreds of years (and to critical acclaim in recent decades) but this sleeping beauty has often been side-lined for the bigger and bolder farms on the Stellenbosch Wine Routes.


Leeu Collection transforms education landscape in Franschhoek

International investor Analjit Singh (known as BAS) and chairman of the Leeu Collection has pledged a donation towards The Kusasa Project, hereby transforming the education landscape in Franschhoek.


Tasting with the Popes

So we bunked the afternoon of the first day of the conference at ESA, the European Space Agency, for a wine tasting next door to the Pope's summer residence at Castel Gandolfo. We saw no sign of a Pop