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< Tuesday 30 August 2016 >

Ostrich Sosaties marinated in Cape Tawny Port and Horseradish Cream

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What’s a spring braai without an Ostrich sosatie? On a recent trip to Calitzdorp, the Nel family from De Krans Wines introduced me to these succulent Klein Karoo treats.


Celebrate Toasted Marshmallow Day With These Boozy Marshmallow Shots

Most people have fond memories of childhood, sat by a roaring campfire toasting marshmallows on wooden sticks…


Packaging Spotlight: Highland Park 50 Whisky

Another offering from Highland Park, only this time the bottle is a lot more intricate. It holds some very special liquid, and is the perfect vessel to do so.


Portuguese designer progresses sustainable surf design with Amorim Cork

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Surfers the world over possess a deep connection to the ocean. athletes at all levels of the sport strive to preserve their stomping grounds, be it local or otherwise.


Anthonij Rupert Wines receive rave reviews from Wine Spectator

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We have been known for our passion and dedication, and once more received international recognition for both the Anthonij Rupert Blend 2009 and Anthonij Rupert Syrah 2009.  The Wine Spectator, regarded as one of the industry’s most influential international publications, commented on our craftsmanship and awarded 92 points to each of these wines. 


Glen Carlou: A Pleasure in Paarl

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The magnificent setting that is Glen Carlou on the R45 at Paarl was just perfect for Walter Finlayson when he bought the place in 1983.


Seasonal steamed artichokes with fennel and spice

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Artichokes are part of the Cape Winelands culinary heritage and as they are in season, Chef Chef Michelle Theron shares a delightful recipe for Heritage Month. Although artichokes are notoriously diff


You next hangover cure. Coffee kombucha.

The next big thing to hit the craft coffee world is going to be coffee kombucha.


OpenWine bar in Cape Town pairs wines with food!

OpenWine "Taste Pair Shop" opened on Wale Street in a chic less-is-more venue a month ago.


Mountainside hiking trail reopens to floral splendour

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The La Motte Sustainable Hike is reopening on Monday, 5 September and after the winter’s rain, the mountain offers a splendour of indigenous flora and breathtaking vistas of the Franschhoek Vall


Celebrating Art in Clay with A Sense of…

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La Motte enjoys sharing its passion for art, wine and food and this year for the annual Franschhoek Art in Clay Festival, the estate stays true to this ethos with an inspirational exhibition entitled,


The Truth About How Instant Coffee Is Actually Made

It's been around since 1901.


La Motte opens private rose garden for Franschhoek Open Gardens

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Participating in the annual Franschhoek Open Gardens, La Motte Wine Estate will open its private rose gardens to the public during the weekend of 21 to 23 October 2016. Visitors to Franschhoek Open Ga


CWG in City Press

At a podcast recording this morning with Alwyn van der Merwe, head of investment decisions at Sanlam Private Wealth, I think Alwyn thought at first I was Tim James, the noxious gossip who used to writ