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Cotton Candy Champagne Cocktail with a dash of Caperitif

Happy Cotton Candy Day!


Packaging Spotlight: Like Father Like Son wine collection

Bon Courage in Robertson, South Africa, recently rolled out a new design theme for their popular Like Father Like Son wine range.


Law Enforcement Officers confiscate 1 679 bottles of alcohol at Cape Town Festival

Law enforcement officers is determent to stop people from drinking alcohol in public places.


How tequila could be key in our battle against climate change

Agave — the cactus-like plant which forms the base ingredient of tequila — has a nocturnal ‘body clock’ which allows it to ‘breathe’ at night and withstand the driest of conditions, new research has shown.


Former-street kid takes beer giants head on

A childhood of poverty and homelessness inspired young entrepreneur Teboho Twala to make a new mainstream beer to revolutionise the rather monopolised beer industry.


Cinsaut is making a comeback in South Africa

If you enjoy your wine, the French cultivar of Cinsaut may ring a bell. In 1925, Stellenbosch viticulturist Professor Abraham Izak Perold crossbred Cinsaut, also known as Hermitage, with Pinot Noir to produce the much-loved Pinotage.


The Restaurant at Glen Carlou launches its Summer Menu

We sat down with Executive Chef Johan Stander and asked him about this year’s Summer menu at The Restaurant at Glen Carlou.


The Finland Breakfast. Coffee with Vodka and 1 Cigarette

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Are Semen Smoothies The World’s Next Health Craze?

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Wine Of The Week: Gabrielskloof The Blend 2015

With promises of dense chassis notes, this Botrivier red is sure to be a December treat, writes Neil PendockWith December here, one's thoughts turn naturally to smells and bells and holiday vibes. My