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Cape Town`s first Rum Bar opens on Bree Street

Cape Town finally has a rum bar to meet the demand of tourists and locals alike.


Heroin worth R290-million discovered at wine farm in Villiersdorp

An audacious plot to smuggle heroin worth R290-million from South Africa to Europe was foiled by Western Cape farmworkers.


Climate Change Will Be Disastrous to Ethiopian Coffee Industry Without Intervention

In Ethiopia, the native birthplace of arabica coffee, as much as 59 percent of the country’s current coffee production area could become unsuitable for coffee growing by the end of this century due to the effects of climate change, according to research published today in Nature Plants.


Honey Soy Chicken made in a Slow Cooker

Are you into the whole slow cooker weeknight meals? This Slow Cooker Honey Soy Chicken is an easy weeknight dinner recipe featuring slowly braised chicken thighs coated in a sweet and spicy sauce of pineapple juice, honey, soy sauce, and sriracha.

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Delicious 2017 Du Toitskloof Sauvignon Blanc Underscores Superb Vintage

Toitskloof Wines from Rawsonville has built a reputation as one of South Africa’s most popular Sauvignon Blanc producers, and the just-released 2017 version shows why.


The GETWINE Guide to Surviving Winter

The mercury has dropped, the daylight hours have grown shorter, and it’s a little more difficult to get out of bed in the mornings – telltale signs that winter has officially settled in.


Lincoln Center Festival Will Host A Reprise Of Balanchine’s ‘jewels,’ A Show That Changed Ballet

The New York City Ballet, the Paris Opera Ballet and the Bolshoi Ballet will perform famed choreographer George Balanchine's 'Jewels' from July 20 to 23 at the Lincoln Center Festival.


Park Your Age At The Door!

Park Your Age At The Door!This winter holiday the ECR House & Garden Show invites kids aged 6-60 (and beyond) to experience a bright new program of mind expanding skills - the H+G Maker Space.


The New Kids On The Block Behind Sa?s Biggest Music Festival

We interview the lads behind the biggest outdoor gathering in South Africa with the hottest music line-up!


Farm Owner Tells Foreign Media Massive Drug Bust Not Linked To His Estate

The mystery behind the origin of a massive drug stash found on a Villiersdorp wine farm, possibly the biggest heroin discovery in SA, has deepened.


Whisky Review: Black Bottle Whisky

We review the newly reformulated Black Bottle whisky, a blend that once contained malt from all seven active Islay distilleries.


This £14 Bottle Of Gin Beat An Artisan Tipple That Sells At Almost Twice The Price In This Week’s Tried And Tasted Test

ARTISAN gins are all the rage at the moment, with posh blends costing up to £40 a bottle. But if a gin and tonic or a martini is your tipple, Channel 4?s Tried And Tasted team have news for y…


Mount Gay 1703 Master Select Luxury Aged Rum

With only 12,000 bottles released each year, Mount Gay 1703 Master Select luxury aged rum is a key acquisition for serious rum collectors and enthusiasts.


Zuma’s New Cocktail Menu

What: High end Japanese restaurant, Zuma, have just launched a new Spring menu with a focus on cocktails. New? Zuma no, it has stood the test of London tim


Bonang’s Exotic Pink Cocktail!

Mixologist Devin Cross reveals the inspiration behind Bonang Matheba’s signature drink.


Pernod Ricard Brings Havana Club Pop-up To Heathrow

Pernod Ricard Travel Retail EMEA is launching the Havana Night Experience by Havana Club 7 at London Heathrow Airport's Terminal Five.



Wenneker Swizzle Masters Breakfast Martini Results


July School Holidays

The school holidays are on our doorstep and many of us are feeling tired and need a break.


Jazzing Up Your Average Cup Of Joe!

Barista Cuth Bland offers greater insight into coffee and chocolate pairing.


6 Ways To Not Be A Plonker When Ordering Wine At A Restaurant

There's this massive stigma around choosing wine at a restaurant, but there really shouldn't be.


3 Wine Mistakes People Make At Restaurants

Don't be scared to admit your budget


Uva Mira The Dance Cabernet Franc 2014

Uva Mira in Stellenbosch is turning out some seriously classy stuff since Christiaan Coetzee took over as winemaker in 2012, The Dance Cabernet Franc 2014 a