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From August Capetonians will be drinking sea water

The City of Cape Town hopes to have desalination and other plants up and running and pumping out up to 500 million litres of sea water a day, to assist with the water shortage in the Western Cape. 


George Clooney sells Tequila brand for $1 Billion

George Clooney, along with business partners Rande Gerber and Michael Meldman, have decided to sell their world-famous tequila-brand, Casamigos, to Diageo for nearly $1 billion, according to CBNC.


Gripping Films on Marikana Massacre and Child Eagle Hunter win Backsberg Audience Choice Awards at Encounters Film Festival

Two diverse films with feminist themes were named winners of the Audience Awards for this year’s Encounters Documentary Festival which has just recently concluded in Cape Town.


New Sponsors Open Doors for Entrants to Michelangelo International Wine and Spirits Awards

Two new proactive sponsorships will create extensive marketing opportunities for entrants in this year’s Michelangelo International Wine and Spirits Awards.

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Boplaas true champions of Cape Portuguese Red wines

Top image caption: The Nel family of Boplaas

When it comes to Cape Portuguese red wines and the Cape Ports, Boplaas Family Vineyards is a true champion.


Hurricane Drinking Survival Guide

       It’s that time of year for us in the Southern Gulf Coast, hurricane season.  Weathermen with records worse than the Cleveland Browns predict storms and show us maps of wiggly lin


Now They’re Turning Commercials Into Movies: Pepsi’s Uncle Drew Heads To The Big Screen

Hopefully this is more successful than the Geico cavemen sitcom.


Patron Ceo On $1 Billion Sale Of George Clooney’s Tequila Brand

Patron Tequila co-founder J.P. DeJoria comments on Diageo's deal to pay up to $1 billion for Casamigos -- the tequila brand created by George Clooney and Rande Gerber -- and the advice he gave the pai


It’s Your Chance To Join The Russian Bear #iamnext

Live recording sessions will be staged in community venues across Gauteng.


Vince Staples Works At Carnival In New Sprite Commercial

Vince Staples works at a carnival in this new Sprite commercial. He's a natural.


Remgro And Distell To Gain From Dismantling Capevin

The proposed deal could potentially also boost Distell?s international deal-making and investment appeal


The Savvy Eater: Almond Breeze Sweetened Chocolate Vs. Unsweetened Chocolate Non-dairy Milk

To control your daily sugar intake, opt for the unsweetened variety.


Vince Staples Sells Sprite To “random Teenagers” In Hilarious New Ad

Vince’s Sprite-referencing “Norf Norf” lyrics appear on the brand’s new cans


It’s Your Chance To Join The Russian Bear #iamnext

Live recording sessions will be staged in community venues across Gauteng.


It’s Your Chance To Join The Russian Bear #iamnext

Live recording sessions will be staged in community venues across Gauteng.


Mulderbosch 2015 Western Cape Chenin Blanc Steen Op Hout ($14.99)

This is a clear, straw-color wine with glints of gold. Its ripe aromas center on musky melons, honeydew and ripe cantaloupe, a hint of juicy peach and a touch of tangerine. These mixed-fruit aromas ca


George Clooney’s Billion-dollar Tequila

The megastar and his partners sold their Casamigos tequila brand to Diageo this week for $1 billion.


The Sustainability Of Organic Wine Production

Several wine estates in SA are following the trend of converting to organic wine producing and processing, in the footsteps of its major export markets. However, is organic wine production as financia


Awards Countdown: Check Out Blis’ Winning Entry From Last Year

The countdown is on to our 2017 Effective Mobile Marketing Awards , with the final deadline for entries just six weeks away on Friday 4 August, and our Early Bird deadline two weeks earlier on Friday



Dom Pérignon Hosts A Cabaret-themed Bash To Celebrate 3 New Vintages

Dom Pérignon threw a sinfully decadent bash to celebrate the release of three new vintages.


Whiskey Exchange Festival On Cards


People Are Slathering Coca-cola Over Their Bodies In Dangerous Tanning Trend

SUN-worshippers are going to bizarre lengths to get tanned this summer. While it?s common knowledge that hopping on a sunbed can be damaging to your health, not everyone is aware that COCA-CO…


Grilled Beef + Champagne = Culinary Heaven?

Forget fries, would you like champagne with that?


Captain Morgan Defeats Admiral Nelson In A Rum Branding Battle

The victory in the fight between two rum competitors demonstrates that unregistered trade dress rights are alive and well in Canada, admissible?


Ricciardo: Don’t Tinker With My Red Bull

Daniel Ricciardo believes Red Bull is in the "ballpark" of Mercedes and Ferrari in Azerbaijan but warns his mechanics not to tinker with his car.


#howto: Pick The Right Champagne For You

Doux, brut coup, flute...the world of champagne is simply fizzing with possibilities


3 Mistakes You Are Making When Pairing Food With Wine

Think you can’t drink red with fish? That champagne goes with sweet desserts? Think again


Red Bull Takes Top Two Spots In Baku Practice

Verstappen and Ricciardo dominated scorching session that was halted after Sergio Perez crashed into the barriers.


Ladro Di Disaronno Per Seminare La Polizia, Finge Di Fare Pipì

Il trucco non ha ingannato gli agenti che l’hanno fermato e dopo l'identificazione della guardia giurata arrestato per tentato furto aggravato