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< Monday 9 October 2017 >

Joburg’s First 100 Percent Bartender Owned Craft Bar To Open In Melville

It’s a buzz of activity at the site of a new high-end mixology bar in Melville, scheduled to open here at the end of October.  


Gin Pong offers a classier alternative to Beer Pong

As if we needed another excuse to get tipsy at Christmas time, we now have gin pong.


Groot Constantia enters the Brandy market with VSOP

Groot Constantia, the oldest Wine Estate in South Africa, has emphatically entered the Cape Brandy fray with style, finesse and one very fine VSOP.


Sweet Corn Polenta with Eggplant Sauce

In its entirety, this is a recipe that works and is really, really good. But it’s also full of ideas you can parcel out as you see fit — namely: polenta doesn’t have to be born out of dry goods. Fresh corn, cooked quickly, breaks down to a sweet soup in the food processor. Adapted slightly from Ottolenghi’s Plenty.


The Best Bar In The World Revealed At Prestige Awards Ceremony

The American Bar in London’s Savoy Hotel has won the title of the best bar in the world.


Robertson Valley Records Stellar Success at Michelangelo Awards

The results of the 21st Michelangelo International Wine & Spirit Awards for 2017 were announced at a glamorous function at the Tsogo Sun hotel in Cape Town on Friday September 29.

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Vrede en Lust Introduces Cellar Tours

Join one of the Vrede en Lust Red Ladies on one of their informative and educational cellar tours. See and learn more about our wine production facility, winemaking equipment, winemaking techniques and how they affect the style of our wines.


Sweet Dreams Are Made Of?aperol

It?s our Poison of the Week without a doubt, HJ. You guessed it ? Aperol is for us! What has long been Italy?s number one cocktail has now totally taken the world by storm ? and it?s no surprise as to


The “first Lady Of Tequila” Provides An Insider’s Guide To San Miguel De Allende

Where to eat, stay, and stroll in the central Mexico city, according to Casa Dragones cofounder Bertha González Nieves.


Schweppes Wants To Look Like Champagne With Bottle Makeover

The soft drinks brand has refreshed its logo and redesigned its bottle, taking on a new shape that aims to be reminiscent of drinking alcohol.


Pepsico Chairman D Shivakumar Quits, To Join Aditya Birla Group

Shivakumar had joined PepsiCo after having worked at Nokia, prior to which he was with Hindustan Unilever and Philips Consumer Electronics.


Havana 1920 Opens In The Gaslamp

New restaurant serves Cuban dishes and rum cocktails


“funny Little Snake”

“Valerie wouldn’t have guessed that the child had it in her, to enter so completely into a life other than her own.”


Remy Cointreau (remyy) Sees Nice Weekly Performance – Stonington Post


Why Brands Still Miss The Mark When Marketing To Black People

DESTINY MAN - A lack of diversity is one of the reasons brands find themselves in hot water over their representation of black people


Tunisia Crowned Copa Coca-cola Global Cup Champions

Tunisia were crowned COPA Coca-Cola Global Cup Under-15 champions after beating Nigeria 7-6 on penalties in the final on Sunday.


Tullamore Dew Reveals Xo Caribbean Rum Cask

William Grant & Sons brand Tullamore DEW has released its XO Caribbean Rum Cask Finish expression


The Fanta Clause: Dubbo Chasers Have To Keep Up With Legendary Bitch Fanta Bale In Sydney Cup

Charmaine Roberts and Shayne Stiff have two runners in the Sydney Cup.


Mother’s Ruin Now A Tasty Tipple Trend

With more than 100 blends on offer, SA gin lovers are spoilt for choice.


Drinking Whisky Under The Indian Sun

Indian distillery Paul John is one of the most exciting brands to hit the whisky market in the past few years,


Connoisseur Estates Partners With Cellarvino For First Joint Tasting

Specialist importer Connoisseur Estates has joined forces with long-term collaborator CellarVino to host their inaugural portfolio tasting...


Down Mexico Way They Like A Little Tequila

And we drank on the beach. Banarama said December 1985 would be a cruel, cruel summer, and it was.


Wine Sales Reach New Record At Nedbank Auction

More interest from international buyers.


Hoenderhok Bock Is Now An Award Winning Craft Beer

The perculiarly named, Hoenderhok Bock is a dark German-style lager and was recently announced as this year’s winner of the ...


Zaffico In Kawambwa Tea Cup – Zambia Daily Mail


Do Low-alcohol Drinks Pass The Taste Test?

Priscilla Pollara is off the booze and on the hunt for decent low- and non-alcoholic beverages


Small Brewery Wins Big Award

Hoenderhok Bock is now an award winning craft beer.