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< Friday 9 June 2017 >

Cooking with Gin at home

With World Gin Day approaching (Saturday 10 June ), Steve Smith, Head Chef at Bohemia, in London, insists it’s time we lay off the G&T’s and instead bring the spirit to the boil.


Meet America`s Only Water Sommelier

Usually, wine sommeliers are experts who make recommendations on the wine choices according to certain meals, but don’t be amazed to know that this man does the same with water!


Treat the Kids to a Flavoured Milk and Marshmallow Pairing at Perdeberg Winery

Is there any child who does not like a good glass of flavoured milk with a tasty, sweet treat on the side?


New Winter Wine Pairing at Stellenbosch Vineyards

Stellenbosch Vineyards will be celebrating ‘the great indoors’ during the winter season with a new wine pairing specially made to celebrate the spirit of winter. Seen as the perfect opportunity to snuggle up next to the tasting room’s warm and cozy fireplace whilst sipping on one of their finest reds (and whites), visitors will be able to enjoy the wines on offer alongside a variety of decadent treats.


Study finds that you are more likely to purchase wines with descriptive labels

Thinking about purchasing your next bottle of wine?


Exceptional FynArts Celebration at Creation

Creation Wines has been dedicated to supporting the arts ever since its inception in 2002.


Nature Walks and Wine Tasting on offer at Bouchard Finlayson

Located in the Hemel-en-Aarde valley outside Hermanus, Bouchard Finlayson is a World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Conservation Champion. In addition to Wine Tastings, visitors may also book Guided Nature Walks to explore the natural beauty of the estate and to learn more about the rich Cape Floral Kingdom.


Diemersdal’s Classic Red Private Collection Reveals Excellence of 2015 Vintage

Despite being a self-confessed Sauvignon Blanc fanatic, Thys Louw of Diemersdal believes in the ability of Durbanville to deliver some of the finest red wines in South Africa and the world.


Nescafe Trolls Starbucks With Pop-up Coffee Shop

Here, the name on your cup is misspelled on purpose


Oh Tequila, It Makes Me Healthy: 7 Reasons Why The Mexican Spirit Is Good For You

Even in sickness, Nigella Lawson is full of culinary revelation.


10 Things You Didn’t Know About Guinness

Walk into any bar, and you?re likely to see a familiar tap or bottle: Guinness. But how much do you really know about the brand?


Scottish Nationalists Lose Support In Vote That Split Nation

Scotland’s nationalists lost significant ground in the British election, weakening their push for independence after voters returned to parties opposed to holding another referendum on leaving the U


Former Temecula Brewer Lands Top Job At Guinness Facility Near Baltimore

Facility will be used to brew the company?s Blonde American Lager and there will be a tasting room that will give the brewer, Peter Wiens, a chance to experiment


Smirnoff Selects Dj Jewell For Its `change Makers` Campaign

As part of its newly launched `Change Makers` campaign, Smirnoff is saluting the artist with albinism, better known as DJ Jewell, for using his platform to inspire others with the condition, as well a


Scottish Nationalists Lose Support In Vote That Split Nation

Scotland’s nationalists lost significant ground in the British election, weakening their push for independence after voters returned to parties opposed to holding another referendum on leaving the U


New Pop Tax In July Also Includes Juice Boxes, Gatorade, Red Bull And More

Capri Sun and San Pellegrino Orange are among the beverages subject to the penny-an-ounce tax.


Business Of Wine And Food Tourism Conference Set To Bring Global Bigwigs To Mzansi, Get In While You Can

It?s not often some of the world?s biggest names in food and wine tourism get together to share their expertise, and what better place to bring them all together than the Cape?s famous Spier wine farm


Heineken Celebrates Champions League Final With Ultimate Viewing Party For Football Fans

This UEFA Champions League season, Malaysians started their day at 2am to champion the match nights with Heineken, the official partner to the world’s most prestigious club football competition.


Südafrika Tafelbergfreuden Im Getto Des Glücks

Blendend schön sind Kapstadt und das Weinland am Kap der Guten Hoffnung schon immer gewesen. Doch jetzt kommen hier nicht mehr nur Ästheten, sondern auch Genießer auf ihre Kosten – sofern sie ein


Five Global Case Studies That Prove Digital Marketing Works

Global digital marketing case studies took centre stage at the Best of Global Digital Marketing Roadshow, held on Wednesday, 7 June in Johannesburg. The event presented South African marketers with su


Battle Lines Drawn For Netball Clashes

Brutal Fruit Netball League semi-finals and finals this weekend.


Nescafé Trials Coffee Shop Where Consumers Bring Their Own Coffee

Nestlé will trial a concept coffee shop for its Nescafé brand in Canada that invites consumers to bring their own sachets of coffee.


Coca-cola Africa Appoints Two New Executives

Coca-Cola Africa announced on Friday that Mpumi Mazibuko and Nakampe Molewa had been promoted to executive roles


The Next Generation Comedy Series Gives Up-and-coming Comedians An Opportunity To Perform On A Professional Platform

JOBURG – The Goliath Comedy Club at Melrose Arch will give novice and intermediate comedians the opportunity to showcase their skills.


Alert: Binge Drinking Can Result In Diabetes For Women

Young women who binge drink increase their risk of developing type 2 diabetes later in life, experts have warned.


Bunkers And Beer: Barge Used To Transport Heineken Participates In Biofuel Pilot

Heineken, Nedcargo, and GoodFuels have launched a pilot project to demonstrate a "sustainable" drop-in marine fuel on-board of the For Ever.


There’s A New Whisky In Town

Fine liquor is clearly having a moment in South Africa as a new whisky brand that has launched, writes Nathan Adams


Drinks Stir Creativity At Charleston’s Best Bartender Competition

Shaking, stirring, muddling, pouring and ? most importantly ? drinking.


Watch: Why You Need To Go To The #durban Leg Of The Wine Show #winerderland

We asked wine retailers and wine drinkers, why you shouldn't miss the show this weekend


Ramadaan Tips For Students #ramadan

With the Holy month of Ramadaan falling in the middle of exams, here are some tips on how to fats effectively while busy with exams