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The daily booze and drug routine that kept Hunter Thompson dazed for days

Most of us head for the coffee machine in the morning before we make our way to work, but not Hunter S. Thompson.


5 household problems solved with wine corks

Do you enjoy a glass of wine on a regular bases?


Oprah Winfrey saves her Weight Watchers points for Tequila and Wine

Oprah Winfrey may be known for her famous giveaways, but she’s holding onto her Weight Watchers points so she can enjoy a shot of tequila or two.


Miss Earth South Africa represents Enaleni Vineyards

Enaleni Vineyards is pleased to announce Miss Earth South Africa as the brand’s new ambassador.

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Highlights from the 2016 Chenin Blanc Showcase

The Chenin Blanc Showcase took place at the Cape Grace Hotel in Cape Town on Monday, 20 June 2016.


How to make crappy gas station coffee taste better

There will come a point on a long road trip where the only coffee available to you is watery gas station coffee.

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Proper Stemware: Science, Preference or Pretence?

Is the type of glass in which you serve your wine only a matter of preference or perhaps pretence?


La Motte releases classic Cabernet Sauvignon 2013

The build-up to harvest is a whole growing season with varying conditions – untimely rain, gale-force winds, excessive heat – and although we had all of these, they counteracted each other well enough for optimal conditions for a quality 2013 vintage”, said La Motte Cellar Master Edmund Terblanche after the 2013 harvest.

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SA wine industry could add 100 000 jobs by 2025

South Africa’s wine industry employs about 275 000 people and this number could swell to 375 000 by 2025.


Vondeling’s Sweet Birds of Youth and Age

I have spent so much time having fun at Vondeling in the Voor-Paardeberg that the absolute quality of its wines passed me by. Raucous bouts of judging potjiekos competitions, ball-clacking boules tou


The Botanist Gin is hosting two pop-up events in Cape Town

Craft gin is all the rage, and … The Botanist Gin is hosting two pop-up events with the juniper berry taking centre stage.