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Fat Barrel Wines on special at GETWINE

If we had to personify America and South Africa as famous boxers we’d say it would be a case of Mohammad Ali vs Baby Jake Matlala. Although we might be smaller in stature our wines are in fact larger-than-life and pack a mean punch!


Pink cider set to be the sip of the summer

First there was the rosé revolution and then the pink gin phenomenon, now cider has been given the rose-tinted treatment and pink cider is set to be the sip of the summer.


Bralirwa Launches New Amstel Malt Beer

Local beverages firm Bralirwa has unveiled a new Amstel beer brand, which is 100 per cent malt, to join its 33cl-size bottle family. According to officials, previously, the firm only brewed lager beer


Stylish new wine bar opens in Johannesburg

In the heart of Illovo, a new wine bar is ready to welcome you with open arms and the cheeriest sound in the world: the pop of a bottle (or two).


George Clooney enters mezcal market with sleek new premium bottle

Last year, actor and director George Clooney made headlines when he sold his tequila brand Casamigos to Diageo for $1 billion.


Diemersdal’s Dryland Vines Give Good Harvest in Midst of Cape Drought

Top image: Diemersdal winemakers, from left Juandré Bruwer, Thys Louw and Mari Branders.

With the Western Cape in the grips of a drought making headlines around the world, certain parts of the South African winelands are finding themselves in the midst of a grape harvest showing scant effects of the dry conditions.

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Culinary Adventures at Creation

The Creation Culinary Team delight in offering their guests an ever-changing repertoire of aromas and flavours, textures and colours to be shared, savoured and explored.


Fact Check: Did Pepsi ‘admit’ Their Sodas Contain Cancer-causing Ingredients

Viral stories rehash a legal tussle between Pepsi and the Center for Environmental Health, but they mischaracterize that battle’s outcome.


Whisky Glen Grant Nagrodzona W Tegorocznej Edycji światowego „whisky Bible”

Marka Glen Grant wraz ze swoimi osiemnasto- i dziesięcioletnimi wariantami ponownie znalazła uznanie w wyczekiwanym przez amatorów whisky kompendium Jima Murraya pod tytułem „Whisky Bible”. Os


Love Of Guinness Breeds New Wachusett Beer

The Westminster-based Wachusett Brewing Co. has unleashed a new beer called the Fergal Project, a collaboration between the brewery and former Guinness brewer Fergal Murray, now a brewery consultant.


Water Savvy Wineries Ensure Water-wise Ommiberg Harvest Celebration

'OmmiBerg celebrates the harvest, which is one of the most important periods on our agricultural calendar and as a single-day event, it does not place a significant burden on our water resources.'


Iconic Gugs Restaurant Mzoli?s Damaged By Fire


Aviation Gin Has Landed In Sa

Ryan Reynolds and Gin - two of our favourite things.


New Excise Duty Hikes Could Stifle Brandy Industry’s Recovery

The South African Brandy Foundation has expressed its concern about the recently announced excise duty hikes for brandy, claiming they could pose a major setback for producers...


Parkland Shooting Fund: Tap 42, Ketel One Create Cocktail To Raise Money

Tap 42 and Ketel One Vodka have partnered to create the Parkland Pride cocktail. All proceeds from drink sales will benefit the Stoneman Douglas Victims Fund.


Event: Time For Wine To Flow

Visit the next wine show at Emnotweni next weekend


New Excise Duty Hikes Could Stifle Brandy Industry’s Recovery

The South African Brandy Foundation has expressed its concern about the recently announced excise duty hikes for brandy, claiming they could pose a major setback for producers...


New Bree Street Development Promises Even More New Restaurants


Will There Be A Wine Drought?


Watch: How To Make Absolut’s New #onesourcelive Cocktails

The cocktails, are designed with Absolut's five ambassadors in mind


Today It’s Time To (milk) Tart Up Your Tuesday

On national milk tart day, celebrate the homely recipes that date back to year dot


Allied Glass Designs New Bottle For Scottish Gin Caorunn

Glass packaging provider Allied Glass has designed a brand new bottle for Scottish gin Caorunn.


#landexpropriation: Time To Change The Language Of Reform

The language used in the land reform debate is hindering progress, not helping it.


Sofitel Sydney Wentworth And Weiss Team Up To Indulge Chocolate Lovers Through Autumn – Food & Lifestyle On The Au Review


Watch: Why You Need To Visit This New Franschhoek Gem


Celebrating A Classic On National Milk Tart Day

It's National Milk Tart Day! Cape Malay Chef, Fatima Sydow shared her fond memories of her favorite dessert with us- what a treat.


Why We Need Chocolate In Our Lives

Easter is on the way, and it's a time for chocolate to take centre stage. But chocolate is not all bad for you because it plays an essential role in living a healthy life.


#musicexchange: Zolani Mahola

We chat to lead singer of the seminal South African band Freshlyground, Zolani Mahola.


Creamed Ricotta With Chunky Pea Pesto And Cheddar Crackers

An easy pea-sy simple cheese and veggie snack that you can whip together in minutes for yourself or as a help-yourself starter for easy entertaining.


Sa Entrepreneurs Launch Tasty Beer That Cuts Down On Food Waste

Toast Ale combines the best of sustainability and taste!