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How To Make Fig Brandy

When fresh figs are ripe and rich with honeyed flavour, spend just a few minutes in the kitchen to prepare for the holiday season ahead. Use inexpensive brandy. After a month, the liquid transforms to a syrupy, sweet sip, sensational with a cookie or a bit of cheese. There’s a bonus, too. The figs will be infused with the citrusy, herbal brandy, ready to slice thin and serve over ice cream or match slim wedges with creamy blue cheese.


8 Gold Medals for De Krans!

De Krans Wine Cellar in Calitzdorp has done extremely well at two wine competitions in the past week, walking away with no less than six gold medals at the 2017 Vitis Vinifera Awards, as well as two gold medals at the 2017 Michelangelo Wine Awards.


Introducing Tempus: A Great Domaines collection of limited edition wines in partnership with Sadie Family wines

It all started as a small project. “We wanted to give our European suppliers a piece of South Africa, why not a wine that we have a part in?” was what Wayne Visser, founder of Great Domaines, initially put forward.


Robertson Wine Valley toasts to success at the 2017 Amorim Cap Classique Challenge

The recently released results of the prestigious Amorim Cap Classique Challenge, has got the Robertson Wine Valley bubbling with pride. The Robertson Wine Valley deservedly walked away with a class winner in the Museum Class, two Gold Awards and nine Silver Awards. The highly sought-after Frans Malan Legacy Trophy was also bestowed on a producer from the Robertson Wine valley.

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Ludacris Raps About His

Listen to Ludacris' new song Vices.


Coca-cola Rebrands Schweppes With New Flavours And Bottles

Coca-Cola is giving its Schweppes brand in the UK a packaging overhaul and introducing a new line of mixers to appeal to a new age of mixer drinkers.


5 Vegan Friendly Alcohol Drinks You Should Know About

Next time you're at the pub you can order some of these vegan drinks


Hey, Durban! Starbucks Is Coming!

Durbanites will soon enjoy rainbow, unicorn and pumpkin spice lattes as the famed coffee shop opens two branches in the city


Zaytoven, Jay Claxton Host ‘remy Martin Producer Series’ Semifinals

Season four of the ?Remy Martin Producer Series? held its Midwest semi-finals in Chicago with Jay Claxton, Zaytoven, and DJ Moondawg.


Pepsi Must Readjust Its Health Push For Now

The company took too much ad money and shelf space away from its sodas.


On National Vodka Day, Rto+p Says It Will Continue Working With Reyka Vodka Spokesperson Frikki

Today (Oct. 4) is National Vodka Day, and to celebrate the spirit, The Drum reviews how Icelandic distiller Reyka Vodka has been spinning its quirky campaign featuring its bearded star, Frikki, and ho


Gin Prices Increase By 6%

The price of gin has risen to 6% in the last 12 months across 127 brands, according to research by global analysts Brand View


Belvedere Brings Terroir To Vodka

Terroir ? a notion inextricably linked to wine ? has been brought to vodka by Belvedere with the launch of


Pepsico Earnings Top Estimates Even As North America Beverage Sales Disappoint

PepsiCo earnings topped Wall Street expectations, despite revenue that fell short of estimates.


Celebrate National Vodka Day With Nemiroff Vodka, Ukraine's #1 Selling Vodka

National Vodka Day Alert! It is time to raise a glass to one of the world?s most popular spirits ? Vodka. National Vodka Day is today, October 4 and Nemiroff Vodka, Ukraine?s best-selling vodka, is no


Sodastream Celebrates Its 30 Year Anniversary

Sodastream International Ltd, a leading sparkling water brand, is celebrating over 30 years in South African homes.


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Dairy Farmers Work Together To Prevent Strike-led Milk Losses

The recent strike action by milk collection truck drivers of Dairy Farmers SA nearly resulted in potentially crippling losses for dairy farmers in KZN.


Drinks Trends From A Top Sa Bartender

SA Diageo World Class Bartender Julian Short is looking forward to sunshine, summer time and of course cocktails this year.


William Grant & Sons Appoint John Wayte As Monkey Shoulder Uk Brand Ambassador

Independent family distillers, William Grant & Sons UK has today confirmed that John Wayte will take on the role of UK brand ambassador for Monkey ...


Billy And Jack, Masterchef Runners Up Form Successful Duo

Billy and Jack, MasterChef Runners Up Form Successful Duo. FEAST, for all the latest news related to food, entertainment, activities, shopping and technology.


Bar News

A celebration of Mexico is bringing together tequila and mezcal as well as sotol, raicilla and bacanora



Keeping up an image is tricky business: Could the audience believe in a Bond drinking a beer and not a martini?


Happy Birthday Ubereats!

South Africans had an appetite for UberEATS since their launch!


Global Tequila Market 2017- Herradura, Cabo Tequila, Zarco And Cazadores.

Global Tequila Market: This market research report focuses on Past-Current Size, Shares, Trends, Price, Segment & Forecast 2017-2022.


Summer Tea Cocktails

One taste of these chilled summer drinks, and you’ll wonder how you ever survived on a squeeze of lemon alone.


Turn Over A New Leaf By Downing Tools This Garden Day

Garden Day is celebrated on October 15, here's what you can do to get involved.