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Industrial Metal Rockers Rammstein release their own Tequila

Germany’s biggest rock export Rammstein has released its own brand of tequila in what might be the best looking alcohol bottle any band has managed to release thus far.

 

Winemaker of the Year Johann Fourie moves to Benguela Cove

Benguela Cove Lagoon Wine Estate has appointed renowned winemaker Johann Fourie as its head winemaker.

 

Biotech startup says it has nearly perfected making wine in a lab

Ava Winery’s first public taste test didn’t exactly go well. Two reporters on camera at New Scientist compared the biotech startup’s artificial wine with a glass of the Moscato D’Asti that it was based on.

 

Wine Review: Boland Cellar Cappupino Ccinotage 2015

All hail to the clever person who, through experimentation, discovered that Pinotage and good quality high toasted oak, create this wonderful ‘coffee’ scented and flavoured wine, packed with red and black berries.

 

De Grendel Scoops 8 Awards at the International Wine and Spirit Awards 2016

De Grendel’s flagship wine, the De Grendel Rubaiyat 2014, has received a gold award at the International Wine & Spirit Awards 2016.

 

Wine Roasted Fig And Fennel Ice-cream Recipe

A trip through California’s Napa Valley inspires a red wine and fennel combo that takes roasted figs to an indulgent new high.

 

Coffee pods set to overtake instant and ground coffee

hey’re more expensive and less eco-friendly than ground or instant coffee, but we can’t get enough of single-serve pods.

 

Carolyn among the Magic of Hartford House Herb Garden

Watch below to view Chef Constantijn from Hartford House and Creation’s Carolyn Martin as they converse about things herby, flowery and vinous. Click here to view Creation’s own Wine an

 

Tasting the bespoke cuvées made specially for the Cape Winemakers Guild

Peter Dean tastes 20 wines selected as the best of the Cape Winemakers Guild Auction Tasting 2016, special cuvées that are only available through the auction

 

Paarl Rocks the WellsFaber Sommelier Selection

Paarl may have the longest main street in the universe, but its also ground zero for SA brands: KWV, Nederburg, Plaisir de Merle, Druk my Niet. So it makes sense to report that big brands dominated ou

 

Wyn met waterblommetjies | Die Burger

The post Wyn met waterblommetjies | Die Burger appeared first on Creation Wines. [Category: Mediabook]

 

After a huge meal in Berlin I asked for just a small beer. This is what the waiter brought me

6461 points and 2055 comments so far on reddit

 

Bloomberg loves the Banghoek

The tiny organ unearths a pot of gold at the end of a rainbow in the Banghoek Valley. Bottle of the Week: Rainbow's End Cabernet Franc 2014 How much and where? R195;www.getwine.co.za Why? As any