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< Tuesday 23 January 2018 >

Things You Should Never Say at a Wine Tasting

Regardless of whether you’re an experienced oenophile or a wine scene newbie, attending wine tasting events is the perfect way to get a feel for what you love and what you don’t.


How to make Salsa Verde

Traditionally served as a condiment, Salsa verde is an Italian green sauce  based on herbs and simply delicious when served over grilled vegetables or with meat and fish.


Bacardi to buy Patron for $5.1 Billion

Bacardi Ltd. is tapping into the fast-growing market for tequila by acquiring Patron Spirits International AG in a deal valuing the company at $5.1 billion.


Reasons to join the Vrede en Lust Wine Club

Shop at Vrede en Lust

Join the Vrede en Lust Wine Club today and enjoy the exclusivity of our distinctive hand-crafted wines and value-added offerings in the form of discounts on products and accommodation on our beautiful estate.


SAB Offers 9 Million Litres Of Bottled Water To Cape Town Starting From #DayZero

SAB Newlands plant manager John Stensland explains the details of the offer made by the company to the Western Cape government to provide water for residents of Cape Town.


Brilliant new summer menu makes The Franschhoek Cellar the very best place to chill this summer

If you are looking for the perfect spot to escape the searing heat and recover from the pressures of returning to work and school, The Franschhoek Cellar offers the ultimate food and wine retreat this summer!


Radical Ramen And Sophisticated Sushi At Haru In Rondebosch

Haru Restaurant, located along Campground Road, Rondebosch, offers a fusion of Korean classics and Japanese favourites.


Could Fish Sauce Be The New Trending Cocktail Ingredient?

A trendy Melbourne Vietnamese restaurant and rooftop bar is delighting its diners with dynamic cocktails and drinks. Fish sauce being a star ingredient. Read more...


Food Trends We’re Expecting In 2018

Whether it's seeing more purple in food or moving towards a plant-based diet.


Gorgeous Solar-powered Pipe Can Desalinate 1.5 Billion Gallons Of Seawater

Khalili engineers’ “Pipe” is composed of solar panels that provide 10,000 MWh of power each year to pump seawater through an electromagnetic filtration process, generating 1.5 billion gallons of


Now Open: Sydney Gets Its First Modern-filipino Restaurant

"As soon as I opened, people came to me and said, ‘It’s about time someone did this’.”


Wors And Wine, Cupcakes And Cocktails And Other Unique Food And Drink Pairings

Five unique food and drink pairings to tick off your list. Go beyond wine and cheese pairings.


Getting To Know Unusual Wine Varietals

So you know your Chardonnay, your Merlot and your Sauvignon Blanc but how about your Bukettraube, Carignan, Cinsaut? We look at unusual wine varietals.


Rich Pickings At The Winelands Harvest Festivals In And Around Cape Town

Every year, Mother City wine farms host harvest festivals to celebrate the reaping of another successful crop. This is your 2016 guide to these annual celebrations in the Cape Winelands, including fai


Wine Of The Month Club: Enjoy The Sweet Life With Theuniskraal Boquet Blanc

Because sweet wine isn't just for winter.


Bay Harbour Market Live Music Line Up

The Hout Bay Market is open every Friday 5 – 9pm and Saturday/Sunday 9.30am – 4pm for the happiest shopping in Cape Town! Join us every weekend for awesome entertainment from top and up-and-coming


Hugh Masekela Passes Away

The family of Ramapolo Hugh Masekela has announced his passing. Masekela passed away following a battle with prostate cancer in Johannesburg, South Africa.


Whitley Neill Extends Its Flavoured Gin Range In Df&tr

Whitley Neill has extended its range in DF&TR with Blood Orange Gin and Raspberry Gin. Halewood Wines and Spirits has extended its Whitley Neill handcrafted dry gin range in DF&TR with the ad


Nigella Lawson Reveals What She Hates Most About Food

NIGELLA may be one of the most well-known celebrity cooks in the world but despite her status, she admits there's something about food she still cannot stand.


Cape Town Coffee Festival Postponed Until 2019

After brewing in anticipation, coffee lovers will be devastated to learn that the Cape Town Coffee Festival has been postponed until 2019.


Deliciously Sweet Dessertery Opens At Joburg?s The Zone At Rosebank!

Plan B Dessertery brings its sweet offerings to Joburg.


Broke January: What To Eat With Your Last R100


Discover Vodka’s Hidden Diversity

Vodka can be distilled from almost any raw ingredient, giving it a deceptively versatile profile that's perfect for mixing into all types of cocktails. Here are 12 bottles—both flavored and unflavor


Jose Cuervo Investors May Be Too Giddy Over Bacardi-patron Deal

Bacardi’s purchase of Patron for $5.1 billion sent shares of the Jose Cuervo-maker, Becle SAB, to a near-record high.


What Level 5 Water Restrictions Mean + Water Saving Tips

The Western Cape has been bumped up to level 5 water restrictions, find out what exactly this means plus get some great water saving tips.


Share The Laughter At Comedy Club

Great specials continue at the Cape Town Comedy Club with half-priced Sundays for selected shows and midweek R50 early-bird tickets for selected Wednesday and Thursday shows.


Discover Vodka’s Hidden Diversity

Vodka can be distilled from almost any raw ingredient, giving it a deceptively versatile profile that's perfect for mixing into all types of cocktails. Here are 12 bottles—both flavored and unflavor


Are Russians Over Vodka?

Vodka sales in Russia down in 2017 as households' income declines


Bacardi Adquirirá A Patrón Tequila

Patrón es el líder en el segmento súper prémium de tequila


Global Acclaim Skyrockets For Sa’s Five Fingers For Marseilles

South African film, Five Fingers for Marseilles, has been receiving rave reviews at festivals around the world.