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< Tuesday 13 June 2017 >

5 Reasons Why You Should Be Cooking with Booze

Now that you know just how helpful and delicious a dash of liquor in your food can be, start testing its powers in your own kitchen. Add some booze to your next marinade or rehabilitate bad wine and use it in a cake.


Bushmills crafts limited edition guitar from whiskey barrels

Bushmills Irish Whiskey has partnered with Lowden Guitars to create a limited edition guitar made from whiskey barrels and ancient bog oak, retailing at £8,500 (US$10.8k).


This insanely clever travel mug actually brews your coffee on the go

Imagine a world where you never have to drink instant coffee again. Well that world is a reality, thanks to an inventor from Staffordshire who has created the perfect solution for time-poor caffeine addicts.


Save the date for CapeWine 2018

As the world focuses its gaze on the South African wine industry, it is with pride that we take the opportunity to stand tall and shine on our biggest platform: CapeWine.


Boplaas Cape Tawny wins Best Port in South Africa for the 4th time in 5 years!

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The Boplaas Cape Tawny, a cellar master’s blend of the finest barrels of Cape tawny port, won the Cape Port Producers Association (CAPPA) Trophy for the “Best Port in SA”, as well as picking up a “Best in Class” gold medal.


Monkey Colada Cocktail

A refreshing, low-calorie twist on the classic, tropical drink.


Smirnoff Vodka Brutally Takes Down Donald Trump In New Ad

Smirnoff has mocked US President Donald Trump?s alleged ties to Russia with a new advertising campaign. The vodka brand?s new ad posters are emblazoned with the message: ?Made in America, but we'd be


Team Anga And Bongs Win Tropika Island Of Treasure

Singer Anga NaakMusiQ and his partner Bongs have been announced as the winners of the sizzling seventh season of Tropika Island of Treasure.


South African Brandies Make It Big In New York

Frank Sinatra sang that if you could ?make it? in New York, you?d succeed anywhere, and that?s clearly the case for three of Distell?s premium brandies which have won top honours at the New York Inter


Beefeater Gin Embarks On ‘urban’ Brand Relaunch With First Uk Ooh Campaign In 12 Years

Beefeater has revealed a subtle brand relaunch to position itself as a gin ‘with a distinctly straight talking urban feeling’, communicating this shift to the UK audience with its first national o


Smirnoff Vodka Aims Top Shelf Snark At Trump

Vodka company Smirnoff's new advertising campaign proclaims that despite its Russian name, it's "made in America."


Verstappen Worried About Red Bull Future

Max Verstappen says he is worried about Red Bull's performance.


Benin City, Nigeria’s Migrant Capital

Since 2014 there has been a dramatic increase in the number of trafficked young women brought from Nigeria into Europe for prostitution. In 2016 around 37 500 Nigerians arrived in Italy by boat


World Cucumber Day

To celebrate World Cucumber Day, Hendricks will be teaming up with bars in London so that you can swap a cucumber for a free Hendrick's G & T


Pepsi Mocked For Going Kinky With Nintendo Switch Giveaway

A video featuring Pepsi's Fire cola, a backpack and a Nintendo Switch is drawing some cutting feedback.


Heineken To Offer Deal Concessions

Heineken NV offered to make concessions as the UK’s antitrust regulator warned that the company’s planned purchase of 1,900 ...


Knight Sprite Delights Punters

Knight Sprite too good in Ladbrokes Chief Havoc Cup final.


Dram Fine Food And Whisky Matches

Ever tried scotch with sashimi or whisky with ice-cream? They may sound like strange bedfellows, but the increasing diversity in whisky means there's a perfect match for any food, says connoisseur Cra


Sailor Jerry Rum Among New Million Case Spirits Brands


In My Father’s Footsteps

From politics to entertainment, dads who chart a course for their children, writes Marchelle Abrahams.


Citrus With Style: Cointreau Launches Blood Orange Flavour

French spirit brand Cointreau has unveiled a new blood orange flavour to its portfolio of liquors in the UK.



Scarlett Johansson Hangs Out With Doppelganger

Scarlett Johansson made good on her promise to take a 72-year-old fan who was her spitting image 50 years ago as her date to the premiere of her new comedy Rough Night.


Ian Macleod Distillers Targets Travel Retail Expansion For Edinburgh Gin

Edinburgh gin boats a strong presence in UK airports with World Duty Free and the company is eyeing international expansion.


Sodastream (soda) Climbs 6%, Should You Buy?

Shares of SodaStream SODA jumped in Tuesday afternoon trading on the back of news that the home beverage system maker's CEO bought a large amount of.