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Eggplant and Mushroom Polenta Bake paired with Syrah from South Africa

Eggplant has a reputation for either being breaded and fried in oil, or watery and flavourless.


The Best Instagram Snaps of the 2017 Wine Harvest in South Africa

And that’s pretty much a wrap. The 2017 South African harvest was long and tough but in between the winemakers still took some time to keep us up to date on Instagram with snaps of their daily doings.


Winemaker uses condoms and tropical fruit to make wine

The sweet smell of fermenting fruit fills the streets around the modest Havana home where Orestes Estevez and his family fill glass jugs with grapes, ginger and hibiscus, then slip a condom over each glass neck to start the unusual process of winemaking in a land famed for rum.


London Gets Giant Coffee Cups to Recycle 7 Million Small Ones

London is installing giant yellow bins in the shape of coffee cups, aiming to persuade consumers to recycle as many as 7 million hot-drink containers a year that otherwise end up in landfill.


Simonsig Adds Fruit-Forward Demi Sec to Famous Kaapse Vonkel Range

Simonsig Estate in Stellenbosch, the pioneer of wines made in the Méthode Cap Classique style, has added a delectable demi-sec wine to its renowned Kaapse Vonkel range.


#RedRockYourParty and you could win 1 of 5 beer prizes per week!

Does your life ROCK? Show us by uploading a rocking picture, make use of the hashtag #RedRockYourParty and you could win 1 of 5 beer prizes per week.


La Motte releases 2016 Pierneef Sauvignon Blanc

Awarded with a gold medal at the 2017 Mundus Vini Grand International Wine Awards, La Motte’s recently released 2016 Pierneef Sauvignon Blanc reaffirms its status as a complex and intriguing style of Sauvignon Blanc – ideal for both the dinner table and maturation cellar.


WIN a bottle of De Grendel Sir David Graaff red worth R1 380!

The secret is out… De Grendel has been working on a new wine for the past couple of years – and it’s a truly special one. 


How To Have The Perfect Serve Of Bisquit Cognac

The House of Bisquit Cognac has developed a special serving ritual that demonstrates the best way to enjoy cognac.


Black Insomnia, World’s Strongest Coffee, Now Available In The U.s.

The “World’s Strongest Coffee,” Black Insomnia, is now available in the United States.  A cup takes you well over the recommended daily amount of caffeine, as noted by the FDA.


Top 5 Weird Coca-cola Facts



Schweppes To Invest $10m Into Fruit Processing


Europe’s Wine Consumption Falls While Asia’s Surges

China, which is expected to become the world?s second most valuable market by 2020, will represent 72% of worldwide wine imports growth, Vinexpo CEO said at a press conference in Hong Kong last week.


Bluegrass & Backroads: Wild Turkey Distillery Producer Of World-class Bourbon For Decades


The Now Guide To An Ibd-friendly Toronto

Sponsored feature: presented by Wellesley Therapeutics


‘black Insomnia’ Is The World’s Strongest Coffee

Americans can now get a taste of the world?s strongest coffee ? because both sleep and sanity are overrated, right? With...


#portadalat Early Bird Ends On April 14! The Most Influential Decision Makers, All In One Place!

All decision makers and trailblazers in U.S. and Latin American marketing communications will be at our must-attend 9th annual edition in Miami's Hyatt Regency Hotel. More than 100 trailblazers will l


Tv Review: Tropika Island Of Treasure Is Worth Watching

It used to be a commercial hard sell of a difficult product, but now the resurrected Tropika Island of Treasure is finally starting to give us the dream, writes Thinus Ferreira.


The World’s Strongest Coffee Is Not For The Faint Hearted

One cup alone is 1.7 times over your daily caffeine allowance


Hadleigh-based Gin Punch Launches Craft Gin Tubes

Charlotte Smith-Jarvis speaks to Neil of Hadleigh-based Gin Punch about how gin has risen from the ashes to become the UK?s best-loved spirit


Steve And Ted: Explosion Sends Boston Manhole Covers Flying

No one injured in the explosion near Boston city hall this weekend.


Halewood Acquires Stake In City Of London Distillery

Halewood Wines & Spirits has acquired a stake in the City of London Distillery for an undisclosed amount.


At Heaven’s Door

Craig Jarvis and his wife enjoy the culinary and other heavenly delights of Hermanus.


Md. Beer Bill Gets Skunked

Maryland needs to encourage its local brewers and do what's necessary to foster the Guinness project in Relay, not rewrite the rules for breweries.


Boland’s Best-kept Secret

Wellington's 'Smellington' days are long gone and it has loads to offer visitors.


Sodastream Reveals April Fools’ Day Prank With Paris Hilton

The World's Largest Sparkling Water Brand Launches "NanoDrop" To Advocate Using Tap Water And SodaStream For Healthy...


Continum Launches 2004 Vintage In Hong Kong

Napa?s premium winery Continuum has unveiled its 2014 vintage in Hong Kong ? the first terroir-focused vintage since the 2008, according to Carissa Mondavi, speaking to dbHK.


Don’t Miss Riebeek Valley Olive Festival

OLIVE enthusiasts will be in for a real treat at the annual Riebeek Valley Olive Festival this weekend.


Heavenly Pleasures On Earth

The owners of Creation winery celebrate the completion of their cellar and the launch of four new wines.


3 Meals For Big Deals

Need to impress potential clients? Celebrating that big tender you just nabbed? Here are three top spots that the Financial Mail rates highly