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How to make a Rum and Raisin Float with Savanna Cider

Ice cream floats inspire sweet feelings of nostalgia and when they’re spiked with booze, they make us downright giddy!


South African named best female chef in the world

What does it feel like to be the best female chef on the planet? For South African chef Chantel Dartnall, news of the accomplishment still hasn’t sunk in.

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Spinach and Artichoke Nachos paired with Sparkling Wine

Happy International Nachos Day! 


New Developments at Constantia Uitsig

Although still some months away, the next harvest at Constantia Uitsig is a much-anticipated one, as it will be the first in their new winery. 


5 Stars for Lanzerac’s Pionier Pinotage 2015

Lanzerac Wine Estate, situated in the Stellenbosch Winelands, has received a 5-star rating for its Pionier Pinotage 2015 in the latest edition of the authoritative and internationally recognized Platter’s by Diners Club South African Wine Guide 2018, due for release mid-November. The results were announced on 3 November at an event held in Cape Town.


Raats Family Makes History After 8 Wines Score 5 stars in New Platter Guide

Renowned winemaking team Bruwer Raats and his cousin Gavin Bruwer Slabbert muscled their way into the history books when an unprecedented eight wines from the Raats stable received the coveted 5-star rating in the Platter Guide.


Are Bernini’s The Drink Of The Summer?

We review the new Bernini Ruby Red


Bubbly Drinkers Make The Best Bffs

Here’s why, in our opinion, bubbly drinkers make the best friends!


Hermanuspietersfontein Kleindogter 2015


Franschhoek Vineyard Presents The Cream Of The Crop

Allee Bleue has launched a striking clutch of wines called the Black Series, which are single cultivar releases.


Hermanuspietersfontein Kleindogter 2015

Wilhelm Pienaar is winemaker and general manager at Hermanuspietersfontein, the vineyards in the Sondagskloof ward between Caledon and Cape Agulhas, the