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Inside the charred remains of Lanzerac Wine Estate after devastating fire

Devastated by a fire in the early hours of Sunday morning, 28 May 2017, the heart of the iconic and beloved Lanzerac Hotel of Stellenbosch’s Jonkershoek Valley now lies in ashes.


Cape Town introduces water shedding

The City of Cape Town will soon introduce water shedding measures for residents in certain areas.


Gold for Boplaas Heritage Muscadel

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The Boplaas Heritage Muscadel 2014 received a gold medal at this year’s Muscadel  Challenge.


Anthonij Rupert Wyne launches SA’s first premium Rosé

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Anthonij Rupert Wyne has introduced another first for South Africa, a premium Provençal style rosé that pays homage to Jean Roi, the French Huguenot from Provence who pioneered the L’Ormarins Wine Estate’s 300-year-old viticultural history.


Rikki Blu Has Soft Drink’s Support But Won’t Let Anyone ‘put A Dollar Tag’ On His Dreams

When Rikki Blu walks into Griff?s Hamburgers, he immediately sticks out. He stands 6 feet, 7 inches tall, and long, tightly braided dreadlocks, dyed gray in spots, drape over his tattered and patched


Bar Entrepreneur Vaibhav Singh Introduces Country’s First Craft Gin: Singh, The Gin King

Bar entrepreneur Vaibhav Singh is back in the headlines with the country’s first craft gin, Greater Than, about to launch. Plus, bartenders to look out for


Smirnoff Marks Pride Month With Anti-trolling #chooselove Initiative

Smirnoff has come up with a creative way to combat abuse against members of the LGBT+ community online by responding to trolls with personalised illustrations.


Beefeater Throws Ultimate House Party To Celebrate World Gin Day

On the 10 June 2017, Beefeater will throw open the doors of its iconic gin distillery to host the ultimate gin infused house party; a joint celebration of World Gin Day and the culmination of the popu


Absolut Vodka Bottle Design Supports Lgbtq Community


There’s A Polish Foodie Feast On Next Week With 12 Courses And It Sounds Absolutely Droolworthy

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Best Bets Around Austin For National Doughnut Day

National Doughnut Day is June 2, and there are a lot of places around town that want to make your breakfast a little bit sweeter.


Cape Town Designation Groundbreaking For South Africa

South Africa has approved 'Cape Town' as a new Wine of Origin District, allowing producers to springboard from the capital's


The Stella Artois Mural Ad On Monorchid Was Tagged ? Here’s What We Know

?We?d love to have a conversation with whoever did this,? Wayne Rainey says.


Prosecco Vs. Champagne: Is There A Battle Of The Bubblies?

This is what champagne producers think of the Italian sparkling wine


Heineken Seals Deal To Acquire Kirin’s Brazilian Operations

Heineken has completed its acquisition of Kirin’s struggling Brazilian business in a deal worth €665 million.


Coca-cola’s Profits Slide As Consumers’ Tastes Change

Coca-Cola is in decline in the US and Australia as consumers move towards healthier drinks. Can the world's most popular soft drink save itself before it's too late?


Virat Kohli Not Keen On Endorsing Pepsi Any More, May Pick Another Healthier Brand From Pepsico

Kohli has reservations about directly endorsing a cola, given the increasing health worries over sugary drinks, said an executive with knowledge of the development.


These Alcoholic Slushies Aren’t For Kids — But The Brain Freeze Might Recall More Carefree Times

Frozen cocktails, or boozy slushies, are popular drinks to sip, slurp or crunch as the weather heats up in the Tri-State. These are some of our favorites.


Your Weekend Mix And Win Tickets To Taste Of Dublin!

The weekend starts here! Find the perfect place to raise a gin and tonic with your weekend guide by Schweppes.


Foraging For Fungi

Mushroom picking at Delheim


Jewish Scotch? On The Bottle, In The Bottle

With a magen david on the bottle, Bruichladdich wants to tell us something, but we?re not sure what.


New Gin-nation: Gin Just Isn’t Granma’s Drink Anymore

IT'S bitter but you can drink it


Friends Of Free Wildlife Holds Successful Quiz Night In Broadacres To Raise Funds

BROADACRES – A quiz night for a good cause.


Frozen Grapes: The Wine Cooler You Didn’t Know About

Grapes won't dilute the wine like ice cubes would


Say Cheers To #worldmilkday!

It’s World Milk Day. Marchelle Abrahams explores the role of milk in various cultures and the special meaning it holds for some local chefs.


#winederland- It’s Durban’s Turn To Have A Top Time With Wine

The TOPS at SPAR Wine Show makes its way to Durban next week




La Boqueria: A New All-day Eating Spot In Jozi!

World flavours to satiate the taste-buds of Jozi's food lovers!


Falling For Whisky. Again

After attending the Whisky Live Festival, Lutho left an even bigger fan of whisky