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Used wine bottles get new lease of life as plates

When three friends got together to drink their first bottle of wine at 18, they came up with a novel idea to preserve the moment: flatten the bottle, and “upcycle” it into pretty glassware.

 

Enchanting Champagne Glasses Turn Your Bubbly Into A Swirling Rainbow

If you like your stemware with a bit of sparkle, you’re sure to love Urban Outfitters‘ colorful coupe cocktail glasses.

 
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#DrinksBeatOfTheDay: Phoenix – 1901

Phoenix are an indie pop band from Versailles, France

 

Mandela Coffee founders hope to solve global problems, one cup at a time

The next time you buy a cup of coffee, you could have the chance to support clean water projects in developing countries.

 

Grilled Prawns with a Summer Salsa

Fresh, seasonal and sustainable – that is how we like to eat. Enjoy the summer season with Chef Pieter’s recipe for grilled prawns that burst with flavour.

 

Would You Pay $50 for Coffee That Was Shot Nearly Into Space?

Astronaut, a cup of coffee brewed in New York, is the latest to explore the science of roasting.

 

Making Wine Work

Despite focussing on the drought, global short supply, the challenge of pricing and branding as well as political and policy uncertainty, I left the annual Vinpro information day inspired that we can

 

Milk Floats And Glass Bottles Make A Comeback As Shoppers Shun Plastic 

For anyone who grew up in the 1980s or earlier, the gentle clinking of glass bottles and electric whirr of the milk-float were as familiar to the morning soundscape as the dawn chorus.

 

Are New Brands Of Strong Coffee Boosting Heart Palpitation Risks?

Coffee makers are increasingly offering stronger roasts that contain high levels of caffeine. While those products are within federal health standards, experts warn that drinking too much strong coffe

 

Sab To Bottle Spring Water For Day Zero; City Hoping To Partner Further With Private Sector

 

The Cape Town Coffee Festival Postponed

Coffee lovers are going to have a wait a while longer for The Cape Town Coffee Festival, as organisers have postponed the event to 2019.

 

Una Comida Para Ibargüengoitia

Si Ibargüengoitia estuviera vivo, hubiera organizado una fiesta privada con su adorada Joy Laville, una docena de amigos, bebida y comida abundante e infalible.

 

Sprinkle Some Valentine’s Love With Polkadraai & Popcorn

Stellenbosch Hills pops corks and corn during the Month of Love February is the Month of Love and to celebrate this romantic time, Stellenbosch Hills has created the perfect couple. Enter Polkadraai &

 

The Best Picnic Spots In Cape Town

Picnics are a merger of four supreme facets of joy: food, wine, nature, and beautiful views, which pretty much explains why they have become such a beloved pastime in Cape Town. From our beaches, wine

 

Rondebosch?s New Neighbourhood Gem, Haru Korean Restaurant – Reviewed

 

American Minnesota Orchestra To Tour Sa For Madiba’s Centenary Celebrations

The American Minnesota Orchestra and Classical Movements will go on a five-city South African tour in August 2018 in celebration of what would have been Nelson Mandela's 100th birthday.

 

Lost&found Chat New Album

Lost&Found, a two-piece alternative rock group consisting of drummer Jason Oosthuizen and guitarist/vocalist Glenn Hodgson, recently released their second album Snakes & Ladders. We got in tou

 

The Beverages Industry In Angola 2016 – Miltech

 

These Are South Africas Best Luxury Wines

Roland Peens picks the best luxurious wines in South Africa

 

The Health Benefits Of Green Vegetables

Adding green vegetables to your diet can do wonders for your body. We list as many green veggies as we can think of and how they benefit you.

 

Top 5 Tips For The Best Foodie Snaps!

Feast your eyes on these great tips from Gabriella Esposito and Claire Allen.

 

Lemberg Hárslevelű

Lemberg Wine Estate is located in the scenic Tulbagh Valley and the winemakers are responsible for producing the popular Lemberg Hárslevelű.

 

Burns Night To Provide Key Sales Opportunity For Islay Distillery Bruichladdich

WHISKY may be the traditional tipple of choice for Burns Night but the Bard was known to enjoy a gin just as much as a fine scotch.

 

Sauvignon Blanc Benchmark Tasting

On Friday, Paul Cluver Estate in Elgin held a tasting to gauge the quality of its own Sauvignon Blanc against some of the other leading practitioners of the