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Jimi Hendrix liked nothing better than to sit at home drinking tea

When he was not being a string-shredding, amp-blasting guitar hero, Jimi Hendrix liked nothing better than to sit at home drinking tea and watching the British soap opera Coronation Street.


All Your Winelands Valentine Options

Say I Love You with one of these special wineland options.


Sofia Vergara had a medical area at her wedding for drunk guests

Sofia Vergara had a medical area at her wedding where guests could rehydrate after drinking too much.


Wine Business Management Course Set To Boost South African Wine Industry

The UCT GSB has announced that the wine business specialisation in the honours-level Postgraduate Diploma in Management Practice will also be offered as a standalone, certificated and credit-bearing short course commencing on 9th May 2016. Suitably qualified delegates can now follow the short course and, if successful, will qualify to complete the remaining modules leading to the Diploma.


All 8 Super Bowl 50 Drinks Commercials

Sit back, pour another one and watch all the drinks commercials from Super Bowl 50.


Harvest Report and Upcoming Festival at Benguela Cove Lagoon Wine Estate

The harvest at Benguela Cove Lagoon Wine Estate is well underway and due to extreme heat conditions it was earlier than the 2015 harvest and is the earliest in nearly 20 years.


Cape Winemakers Guild kick starts 2016 with 3 new Protégés

Three new aspirant winemakers have been given the rare opportunity of honing their skills working side by side with some of the country’s finest masters of their craft as part of the Cape Winemakers Guild Protégé Programme.


Renewable resource for the Mining Indaba

My bottle of the week in The Times today shows that not all resources at the Mining Indaba currently underway, are non-renewable. Holden Manz Big G 2012 How much and where?R195; www.holdenmanz.com

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WOSA: too much lunch, not enough punch

The sterling 2015 export performance of Australian wine - volumes up in all 15 largest export markets - makes you wonder why SA exports are in such a mess. Down in our largest market, the UK, by 7% la