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Popular Cape Town restaurant San Julian closed its doors last month after 8 years of business.

 

In line with its long-standing commitment to Women and the Well Being of Communities, Coca Cola will support the Ministry of Health to reduce the high maternal and new born mortalities in Ivory Coast and Nigeria.

 

Since last year, when we were all made aware of the UK’s unrecycled cup mountain, some of us have found it hard to buy a takeaway coffee without being wracked with guilt.

 

Top image: Rozanne Nel from Boplaas at this year’s Veritas Awards

Boplaas Family Vineyards in Calitzdorp excelled in the two biggest wine competitions in South Africa, Veritas and Michelangelo, by winning two double gold and nine gold medals here.

 
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Top image: Johann de Wet, CEO of De Wetshof 

By achieving the highest rating for unwooded Chardonnay at this year’s Veritas Wine Awards, De Wetshof Estate from Robertson becomes arguably the most awarded unwooded Chardonnay producer in South Africa. At this year’s Veritas, the top awards in the unwooded Chardonnay category both went to the De Wetshof Limestone Hill 2017 and the Bon Vallon 2017.

 

Boschendal’s MCCs are on a gold winning streak, with a succession of accolades testifying to the sparkling wines’ exceptional quality and craftsmanship.

 

The new Sexton Irish Whiskey, dressed up in a rather unique looking black bottle design, has been aged in European oak, ex-sherry butts before being bottled at 80 proof.

 

Winter is well and truly over and we have slipped into warm weather mode extremely easily which means our minds are on spring fashion, soaking up the sunshine… and fun and fancy alcoholic draanks.

 
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A new survey found out which spirits are favored by female fans of all ​32​ ​NFL​ ​teams.

 

Singing Irish songs and drinking whiskey isn?t just for white men.

 

Australia's most versatile greyhound Fanta Bale will be at the top of her game for Saturday night's Sydney Cup but Scott Keeping's owner Shayne Stiff believes his dog can upset the hot favourite.

 

Ad by Publicis Was Filmed at a Roman Theater in Bulgaria

 

Cicada Restaurant is celebrating their 10th birthday this October! Answer a simple question at the bottom of the post where 10 lucky people stand a chance to win a voucher to the value of R200.

 

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Techsys Digital has been appointed by Johnnie Walker as their lead CRM agency. The new partnership will focus on ensuring Johnnie Walker has a solid strategy to engage and reward its customers...

 

SodaStream International has tapped fitness and nutrition expert Jillian Michaels to star in the company's upcoming national infomercial.

 

What do you add to a pretty, vibrant town overrun by students and flowing with fine wine? Beer, obviously.

 

The Cincinnati-based Thunderdome Restaurant Group is planning a new taco, tequila, and whiskey concept called Bakersfield for Woodward Avenue in Brush Park. When it opens...

 

Crème De Cassis Market: Introduction: Crème De Cassis is a type of a liquor known in central and northern part of European region. Crème De Cassis is a French word for ‘Cream of blackcurrant’.

 

The winners of the 2017 Veritas Awards were announced at a gala dinner held at the Cape Town International Convention Centre in Cape Town on 6 October 2017.

 

Two "lost" Scotch whisky distilleries are set to be revived with a major investment more than 30 years after they were shut down.

 

Heineken wants its new draught dispenser to be the "Nespresso of draught beer" as it targets on-premise outlets that find regular taps and kegs too expensive.

 

SodaStream CEO says "When Palestinian Arab workers and managers cannot come to work, we ensure work comes to them."

 

The two South African boys’ sides, coached by football legends, Simba Marumo and Jabulani Mendu, finished third and fourth in the 5-a-side tournament.

 

ProWine China 2017 is returning to Shanghai for the fifth year from 14-16 November, with 700 wines and spirits exhibitors

 

Today we're talking about whisky and food combinations.

 
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The Great American Beer Festival this weekend showed the future of sours. The category is broad ? and broadly misunderstood. Here's what you need to know.

 

FUN and laughter are the order of the day for the second annual St Francis Bay Oktoberfest, which will take place on October 14.