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< Thursday 8 June 2017 >

Exchange a cucumber for a delectable Hendrick’s Gin and Tonic

In a move that will cause consternation in financial markets worldwide, from Monday, 5 June to Wednesday, 14 June, Hendrick’s Gin will recognise the true value of the cucumber by transforming the humble green fruit into exchangeable monetary units in celebration of World Cucumber Day on June 14.


The One Thing You Should Never Drink On A Plane

Looking for an excuse to have a glass of wine mid-flight? This could be it!


Coffee hipsters have finally gone too far with the Carrot-cino

First the avo-latte, the coco-latte, and  now this. What’s next?


‘Beyond Bars’ initiative gives ex-cons a chance to start over

The bar industry is known for attracting unconventional souls, those who reject the formal white-collar world in favor of an atmosphere that’s more sociable. Forgiving, even.


#DrinkChenin Day: Pioneering Simonsig Estate’s Chenin Blanc Roots Run Deep

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Besides being recognised as the pioneer of Méthode Cap Classique, Simonsig Estate in Stellenbosch has its roots firmly grounded in Chenin Blanc. In fact, the maiden Kaapse Vonkel Cap Classique released in 1971 was made from Chenin.


Coconut Water Is The Latest Battleground Between Pepsi And Coca-cola

Can coconut water help big soda companies save face?


This Italian Liquor Heir’s Funky Lair Is Filled With Upcycled

When furniture designer and entrepreneur Enrico Marone Cinzano sold his infamous party pad in 2011, it was a sale for the books. On and off the market for several years, the eccentrically renovated…


Beefeater Gin Unveils Brand Refresh As It Returns With First Major Campaign In 12 Years

The brand is hoping to capitalise on growing consumer demand for gin and fight off newer “local” brands.


Patr’n Tequila Travels The Globe From Memorial Day To Labor Day, Inspiring Consumers To ‘patr’n The Summer’

Patrn Spirits will celebrate the versatility of tequila this summer by shaking up the way we enjoy seasonal cocktails. From Memorial Day through Labor Day, Patrn will pedal (literally) into local conc


Inside The Ketel One Vodka Distillery: Photo Tour

Pursuitist was invited to Amsterdam in celebration of King’s Day – the biggest party in the Dutch calendar and one of Europe’s biggest celebrations. We were a guest of Ketel One, the iconic vodk


Coffee: Awake And Full Of Beans

Superstrong brew comes home to SA after a heady launch in the US


Comfortable Win For Stars On Grudge Match

The Mpumalanga Sunbirds had a runaway victory over the Northern Cape Diamonds in the playoff for ninth place, beating them 49-16.


Watch: Dentist’s Parody Of ‘despacito’ Is Everything!

He's been dubbed as "The Singing Dentist", this time he takes on Luis Fonsi's pop song "Despacito" and it's incredible!


Mex 1 Ups Their Tequila Game, Brings In New Culinary Director

More sips than shots


Goodbye Coke Zero, Hello Coca-cola No Sugar

Coca-Cola is making its sugar-free options clearer as sugar is declared the new "dietary villain".


Win A Trip Across Canada From Crystal Head Vodka And Via Rail

Contest is free to enter on social media. Crystal Head Vodka was co-founded by Kingston area resident, Dan Aykroyd.


Fanta Reduces Sugar By A Third For Reformulated Relaunch

As a part of it's Reformulation Agenda, Coca-Cola Ireland has announced today (7 June) that it will be relaunching its Fanta drink, reducing the sugar content by a thi...


Cheers To Gin #worldginday

Thanks to a bit of a makeover over the years, gin has become trendy and sales of the spirit continue to skyrocket – SUMMARY


Pepsi, Coke Have Limited Upside, Dr. Pepper And Cott Undervalued: Bmo

As soda giants trade at their highest levels, analysts shift focus to stocks with higher upside potential.


Chef Nti Reveals Her Top 5 Food Trends Along With Two Of Her Favourite Recipes.

What's gotten people excited about food? Read on...


The Stella Artois Mural Ad At Monorchid Was Removed ? Here’s Why

And how it could make a comeback.


Perfectly Timed Wacky Wine Adventure

The Wacky Wine Festival offered a tailor-made experience for everyone visiting, with more than 40 wine farms participating...


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Jack Daniel’s And Strongbow To Activate At Isle Of Wight Festival 2017

Jack Daniel's, Strongbow and Old Mout Cider will be providing brand experiences at Isle of Wight Festival 2017, which kicks off today.


Waitrose: Gin Outstrips Other Spirit Sales

Gin sales at UK supermarket Waitrose have surpassed all other spirits, the retailer has reported, after seeing sales of the


Embrace The Finer Things In The Kyknet Leefstyl Plein

Festival goers can sit back and relax and embrace the finer things in life in the kykNET Leefstyl Plein...


Galvin Unveils Uk General Election-themed Cocktails


Unexpected Ways You Can Explore Montreal This Summer

The season to be in the city.


Remy Cointreau In Upbeat Spirits As Annual Profits Rise

Demand improves for its premium cognacs in China, and further profit growth is predicted this year


Travellers’ Sustainable Appetite Is Growing

Sustainable tourism set to double this year.