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Celebrate International Gin and Tonic Day with these 3 Gin trends of the year

19 October marks International Gin & Tonic Day, so those of you who thirst for the piney, fizzy taste of a G&T topped with a generous squeeze of a juicy lime, today is yours!


Vodka Competitors Skyy and Absolut Join Forces to Support Marriage Equality

Skyy Vodka and Absolut are competitors on the bartender’s shelf, but today, the brands have come together to support same-sex marriage, in a new Australian social campaign from TBWA/Sydney and TBWA network agency Eleven.


Rietvallei Wines Shines at Veritas and Michelangelo Awards

Rietvallei excelled in the two biggest wine competitions recently held in South Africa, the Veritas which is the longest running and most prestigious wine competition in South Africa and is synonymous with excellence wine and the Michelangelo International Wine and Spirits Awards.


Cinnamon Sugar Breakfast Puffs

These puffs are like the best doughnut holes you’ve ever eaten.

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Simonsig Ends Year with a Triple Victory for Cap Classique

Top image: The Simonsig Winemaking Team: From left Hannes Meyer, Debbie Thompson, Johan Malan and Charl Schoeman.

Heading into the final months of 2017, Simonsig Estate is ending the wine calendar as the undisputed champion of Méthode Cap Classique, the bottle-fermented sparkling wine category it pioneered in 1971.


Creation Proudly Presents: Pinot Noir 2017

Earlier this year we reported on the Pinot Noir harvest saying that the smiles on the harvest and cellar teams’ faces certainly tell a story!


How to spend 24 heartwarming hours in the beautiful Franschhoek Valley

We invited writer Dawn Jorgensen out to Franschhoek for a 24 hours experience recently.


Dunnes Stores Is Holding A Big Gin Sale And Here’s How We’ll Be Taking Advantage

Dunnes Stores is holding a BIG gin sale and here's how we'll be taking advantage


Trump?s Ftc Pick Doesn?t Appear To Share Trump?s Desire To Crack Down On Amazon Out Of Spite

Also, he is not an antitrust hipster.


The Truth About Peated Whisky And Phenols

Lovers of heavily peated whiskies typically swoon over the high phenol levels present in their favourite drams, often quoting an impressive-sounding figure in phenol parts per million (ppm). And yet w


French Montana & Diddy Debut Ciroc French Vanilla

French Montana gets a new flavor of Ciroc named after him. French Montana and Diddy have a long history of collaborating on different types of projects, but in this instance, success is going to taste


Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe Embraces The Spirit Of Breast Cancer Awareness Month

In honor of breast cancer awareness month, the hardest rocking hotel and casino on the South Shore is bringing entertainment and fundraising opportunities to benefit the South Tahoe Cancer


Belvedere Vodka Launches Red Charity Bottle

Belvedere Vodka has launched the limited edition (Belvedere)RED bottle, with profits going to an international charity that helps combat HIV and Aids in Africa


France: Hennessy Expands To Satisfy Americans’ Insatiable Thirst For Cognac

The world's biggest brandy producer Hennessy on Wednesday opened a new plant in southwest France to try to satisfy the seemingly insatiable thirst for its liquor in the US and Asia.


Svedka Vodka: Curse Banner Ads

Digital Campaign Asks Viewers to 'Break the Curse' and Visit Its Website


The Bachelor Canada: Battleground In Costa Rica

Now that the first episode of The Bachelor Canada was out of the way, we could really get down to business. I mean, I felt bad seeing the girls who didn?t get a rose leave last week, but we n…


Chanel Acquires Third Bordeaux Estate


A Billion-rand Development For Ct City

The mixed-use precinct will transform a windy waste into a village.


Komphela Admits To Feeling Pressure Ahead Of The Derby

Steve Komphela has admitted to feeling the pressure as the Soweto derby clash between Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates looms large this weekend.


10 Best Spiced Rums

The practice of lobbing fruit and spices into barrels of rum is nothing new. Distillers have been blending their rums with all kinds of adjuncts for centuries ? whether to help thirsty sailors ward of


Aka And Cassper Nyovest To Headline At Wololo Music Festival

The Cell C Wololo Music Festival takes place on Saturday, 28 October 2017 at Puma Stadium, Emalahleni, Witbank...


Music Takeover! Heineken Unveils Jidenna as Host Of Heineken’s Live Your Music Parties In Abuja & Lagos

Heineken unveiled Nigerian-American artiste, Jidenna as host of the 2017 Live Your Music parties set to hold in Abuja and Lagos.


Aka And Cassper Nyovest To Headline At Wololo Music Festival

The Cell C Wololo Music Festival takes place on Saturday, 28 October 2017 at Puma Stadium, Emalahleni, Witbank...


Dining Out: Trendy Treats At Severna Park’s Vida Taco Bar

Severna Park’s Vida Taco Bar is a “Farm to Taco” location serving authentic, good quality foods


#entrepreneurmonth: Starting Up The Girl Boss Hustle With Akro Capital

Janine Basel, CEO of Akro Capital, shares how the phenomenon of very few female entrepreneurs approaching them for funding led to the formation of their Girl Boss Hustle events...


Rum: Sailors, Pirates, And Prohibition New Exhibit Opens November 4 At Maritime Museum Of San Diego

New Exhibit Rum: Sailors, Pirates & Prohibition Opens November 4 & 5 with Grand Opening Rum Pour at Maritime Museum of San Diego.


These Nj, Ny Bakeries Serve Some Of The Top Cupcakes In Us

Did you know you can get some of the country?s best cupcakes right here in the tri-state?


Coca-cola: Playing The Breakout

KO's share price is breaking higher. Revenue growth is being fueled by global expansion and innovative new offerings. Management's commitment to returning capit


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

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


Today Is Gin And Tonic Day ? So Crack Open The Gin

There is free gin up for grabs...