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The Best Wines to Pair with Paella

If you’re a bit hesitant about the idea of matching prawn with red wine you might automatically think of pairing paella with white wine. But the world of food and wine pairing offers so many possibilities, we cannot just leave it there.


The World’s Oldest Bottle of Wine is Nearly 1700 Years Old

The world’s oldest wine bottle is believed to date back to AD 325 and was found near the town of Speyer, Germany, in 1867.


Monark Live at The Franschhoek Cellar

Come enjoy Monark’s live show with us on the 23rd of April whilst sipping on delicious wine at The Franschhoek Cellar.


Can White Wines Age Well?

It’s a well-known fact that good red wines tend to get even better with age. But what about quality whites?

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Cape Epic 2017 Done, Dusted and in the Bag

The sun wasn’t going to go down on Epic 2017 that easily. At 85km, the final stage from Oak Valley in Elgin to the luxurious manicured lawns of Val de Vie in Paarl might have looked like a trot.


5 Herbs That Will Thrive In Partial Shade

Most culinary herbs do best in full sun, but these ones will also thrive in part shade.


Whisky Live Tours Sa

Whisky Live will this year be taking its Celebration events to Cape Town at The Lookout, Granger Bay, from 6-8 April, Pretoria's Brooklyn Design Square from 4?6 May and Durban from 1?3 June.


Watch: Musician Brian And Organiser Chris Tells Us More About The Oesfees

It?s almost time for the 10th ATKV-Oesfees at Solms-Delta farm in Franschhoek. And to find out more, we chat to singer and sheep herder Brian Cloete, as well as festival organiser, Chris Grobler.


Ec Wine Show To Get Tastebuds Talking

THE third FNB Eastern Cape Wine Show once again takes place at The Venue at Heming- ways next Thursday and Friday. Book your date night to taste a choice selection from the Western Cape’s smorgasbor


Idahosa Varsity Faults Fg On Clearance For Fanta, Sprite

Management of the Benson Idahosa University (BIU), in Edo State has said that a private research carried out on Fanta and Sprite showed that the Federal government was wrong on the green light given t


Espresso Tonics Are The Newest Coffee Trend

Is this the ultimate drink hybrid or just plain weird?


Bubbly Kombucha Tea’s Health Benefits Are Making It The Celeb Sip Of Choice

Fermented, lightly effervescent, sweetened black or green tea doesn’t sound very appetising, but over the past few years this ancient Japanese drink has been gaining popularity all over the world.


Meet America’s Gin Makers

Meet America's gin makers: distilleries producing the spirit with a variety of local botanicals for flavor, from Anchor Distilling and Leopold Bros. to Middle West Spirits and Greenhook Ginsmiths.


Album: An Exhilarating Grape Harvest Festival In South Africa

CAPE TOWN , March 13 ( Xinhua ) - - The Robertson Wine Valley , about 130 kilometers east of Cape Towon , is famous for the Hands-on Harvest Festival .From March 10 to 12 this year , the 9th Hands-on


Crossmedia Wins Pitch For Jägermeister?s Media Business

Shot! Shot! Shot! Shot!


Bushmills Debuts “an Irish Whiskey For The American Whiskey Drinker”

The new Bushmills Red Bush is a non-age statement Irish whiskey aged in first fill bourbon barrels that's being marketed as an entry level spirit.


Massive, Guinness-record-setting ‘big Maple Leaf’ Gold Coin Worth Millions Stolen From German Museum

The Royal Canadian Mint issued the 100-kilogram pure gold coin with a face value of $1 million, but its weight in gold is worth more than four times that


4 Ways Your Beer Might Be Lying To You

Even your favorite brews can't be trusted nowadays.


What Dstv Learnt From An Appletiser Can

MultiChoice recently, in a surprising way, found consumer insight from a very unlikely source ? the back of an Appletiser can.


Sodastream Introduces Fruit Drops — Naturally Flavored, Zero Calorie Water Essence

AIRPORT CITY, Israel, March 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- SodaStream International Ltd. (NASDAQ: SODA), the number-1...


Distinktly South African

A new premium Vodka brand has hit the South African shelves?created and marketed by five South African entrepreneurs! Launched in September, Distinkt Vodka, the first


Usatt 2017 Is Here!

USATT 2017 Is Here! On May 16 & 17 at the Metropolitan Pavilion, join over 2,000 trade show visitors, that include [...]


Latest Platter’s By Diners Club Released

Nederburg Wines, which four five star results, is the Winery of the Year.


‘sodastream’s Marketing Campaign Misleads Consumers’ — Sanbwa

South African National Bottled Water Association highlights inaccuracies from company's marketing campaign.


Israel Finds Hundreds Of Bottles Of Alcohol Left Behind By British Soldiers During First World War

Israeli archaeologists digging near the city of Ramla are used to uncovering flint tools and Palaeolithic remains.


Mgp, Source Of Much Sourced Whiskey, Is Misunderstood

MGP, long a behind-the-scenes supplier of bulk whiskey to non-distilling brands, isn't worth beating up on. In other words, why shoot the messenger?


Win: Tickets To The Durban Comedy Week

Enjoy a jam packed line-up of comedians from around South Africa.


Q&a With Chiefs Legend Cyril Nzama

Jacaranda FM's Trevor Cramer has caught Soweto Derby fever. He caught up with Kaizer Chiefs Legend Cyril Nzama ahead of the 66th meeting between the two bitter rivals.


Vineyard Hotel’s Tastes Of 2017 Wine-paired Dinners Are Back

The 2017 theme of Tastes is the the routes Lady Anne Barnard followed on her exploration of the Western Cape.


Rokerthon: Ou Breaks Guinness World Record For Largest Human Weather Symbols With Al Roker

A different kind of record may be set on the turf at the University of Oklahoma's football stadium than Sooners fans are used to seeing.