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Google Doodle honour Eva Ekeblad, the woman who made vodka from potatoes

On 10 July 2017, Google Doodle celebrated the life of Countess Eva Ekeblad, a Swedish scientist and agronomist, on her 293rd anniversary of her birth.


Creation releases its latest African Penguin Reserve Rosé

With the launch of Creation’s exciting new ‘Penguin’ wine range earlier this year, the estate has once again demonstrated its commitment to conserving its natural environment.


This juice machine uses music to make your drinks

Just when you thought the waveform tattoos were strange enough, a Japanese company has created a juice machine that uses music to make you the perfect beverage.


Bouchard Finlayson wraps up FynArts Festival by announcing the winners of the 2017 Tollman Art Award

Bouchard Finlayson has announced the winners of the 2017 Tollman Bouchard Finlayson Art Award, which once again formed part of the Hermanus FynArts Festival.

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New App Claims to Select Wines for You Based on Your DNA

A new wine pairing service claims to take the guesswork out of choosing wines by matching a drinker’s DNA to the perfect bottle.


SA Sommeliers Discover Brandy Excellence at Backsberg Tasting

Top image caption: Tinashe Nyumadok from The Test Kitchen.

The fine quality of South African brandy was once again on show with Backsberg Estate Cellars recently hosting the South African Sommeliers Association (SASA).


Hops Enthusiasts Are Ruining Craft Beer For The Rest Of Us

As a beer writer, I often find myself preaching the word about craft beer to people who don?t want to hear it. There are a lot of Bud Light fans and pe ...


Caught On Video: ‘tequila Bandits’ On The Loose In Texas

Police are searching for two suspects caught on camera stealing tequila and cash earlier this month in Fort Worth.. Police are searching for two suspects caught on camera stealing tequila and cash ea

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Red Bull’s Christian Horner Slams Silverstone Chiefs And Warns They Could Lose The British Grand Prix To London

RED BULL chief Christian Horner slammed Silverstone bosses and warned they could now LOSE the British Grand Prix to London. The famous Northamptonshire circuit may host its final GP next summer aft…


Strongbow Hard Apple Ciders Introduces New Artisanal Blend For Autumn

Strongbow Hard Apple Ciders, the number one selling global cider brand[1] and the fastest growing cider brand in the U.S.[2], unveils its newest flavor, and ushers in the autumn apple season with Stro


Gin Yoga Is The Workout We’ve All Been Waiting For

We'll practice our G&Tree Pose all day long...


Aperol To Kick-start Londoners? Evenings This Summer

Aperol will be spritzing-up Londoner?s evenings this summer with an extraordinary rooftop ?Aperol Spritz Social? event and a series of pop up bars across the city. The experiences are designed to enco


What Is Sotol?

A detailed look at sotol, Mexico's lesser-known spirit that's gaining in popularity.


Robot Bartender Serves Drinks At Bar In Las Vegas

Your bartender could soon be replaced by a robotic arm that will serve you your favourite drink!


Can Rupert Murdoch Make A Profit On His Tiny Bel Air Winery?

Smack in the middle of the ritzy L.A. neighborhood, Moraga Estate makes $175 reds and $110 whites. But will it ever be more than a vanity project?


Heineken Offers Up 30 Pubs For Sale To Get Punch Deal Across The Line

Dutch brewing giant Heineken is to serve up 30 pubs for sale as part of its planned takeover of Punch Taverns.


Forecastle Bourbon Lodge Raises The Bar With Rare Releases And ‘fireside Chats’

New this year will be rare bourbon offerings thanks to a partnership with Liquor Barn, and a well-rounded offering of "Fireside Chat" sessions.


Getting To Know Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon is one of the most widely known and loved red wine cultivars. We get to know this wine a little better.


Inside The Stella Artois Vantage Point Activation

Stella Artois is celebrating Wimbledon with its 'Vantage Point' activation in London, inviting guests to watch tennis screenings as well as enjoy a range of experiences.


Watch: How To Make Chicken Soup

How to make a simple chicken soup worth crowing about


Deep South Taco Reveals New Cocktails With Crafty Names

We rejoiced when the cocktail movement began several years ago. Today, cocktails are the highlight of our night out, which got us to t...


Innovation From Strongbow

Cider maker readies for fall with new flavor, budget LTO


Watch: Robot Bartenders Serve Drinks At Las Vegas Bar

Your bartender could soon be replaced by a robotic arm that will serve you your favourite drink!


Strongbow Introduces New Artisanal Blend Flavor This Autumn



Constellation Brands Ceo Says There’s ‘huge’ Untapped Upside For His Alcohol Giant’s Top Products

Jim Cramer sits down with Constellation Brands CEO Rob Sands, who spills on the next leg of his company's journey upward.


The History Of Tequila: Taste-testing On A London Rooftop Bar

Harvesting the agave plant is thirsty work...


Millercoors Uses 15 Billion Fewer Gallons Of Water In 2016

CHICAGO, July 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, MillerCoors announced it used 15 billion fewer gallons of water across...


Tanqueray Outperforms Beefeater For First Time In 2016