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This Offensive Beer Ad Was Pulled For Mocking Redheads

In today’s “maybe you should’ve thought that one through” news, we present the case of Carlton & United Breweries (CUB), an Australian beer company. Last month, CUB released a campaign for its new Rusty Yak Gingery Ale, taking some very misguided inspiration from the whole “ginger” part.


You Can Take a Tequila Train to Mexico’s Most Magical Town

You’d think it would be hard to live up to being designated a “magical” town, but Tequila, Mexico more than delivers on the hype.


Wine Concepts To Host Its First Craft Festival In Cape Town This Friday!

It’s almost impossible not to feel the pull of the craft-drinks revolution. We will thus be hosting our inaugural Craft Festival in Cape Town where we’ll be showcasing a fine selection of diverse and enticing Beers & Ciders along with creative Spirits including Gin, Vodka, Tequila, Rum, Brandy, Absinthe, Grappa, Vermouth etc.


Diemersdal Takes Two Golds at World’s Leading Sauvignon Blanc Showcase

Diemersdal wine maker Thys Louw had just finished the first stage of the world’s toughest mountain-bike race, the Cape Epic, when he heard that he’d won two gold medals.

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The Franschhoek Cellar Harvest Feast is coming soon and you don’t want to miss it!

Food and wine lovers are invited to the most exclusive and festive harvest event of the season! The Franschhoek Cellar is hosting its Harvest Feast on Saturday, 21 April 2018 at 12h00, and it is going to be a family celebration of note. Join in the abundance of the harvest by enjoying a delicious lunch at our long table with winemaker Ryan Puttick, where he will candidly share his insights and stories about the 2018 harvest.


From Hook To Cook: Bistro Sixteen82, Abalobi Partners On First Restaurant-supported Fishery

The partnership between traditional fishers Abalobi, WWF-Southern African Sustainable Seafood Initiative and Bistro Sixteen82, provide fishing communities on the western and southern Cape coast with a

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Melinda Bam Second Celebrity To Leave Tropika Island Of Treasure

Front-runners Melinda Bam and Kelly Gunnell were the second team to be eliminated on Tropika Island of Treasure 8.


Watch: Bushmills Video Featuring Foy Vance Celebrates Ireland And The Irish

There are two specially commissioned Bushmills videos featuring Foy Vance that deal with the celebration of Ireland and the Irish

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Abraão Beer Fetival No Feriado Da Semana Santa Em Ilha Grande

Nos dias 29, 30, 31 de março e 1° de abril, acontece o Abraão Beer Festival, na Vila do Abraão, em Ilha Grande.  Com objetivo de trazer de volta os grandes eventos culturais nesse pequeno paraís


Labour’s Brexit Stance ‘reinforced’ By Talks With Whisky Industry Bosses

Talks with whisky bosses have "reinforced" Labour's belief that the UK must remain in a customs union with the European Union, the shadow Brexit Secretary said.Sir Keir Starmer met


Corporate Ppas Continue To Surge As Cub Signs 12-year Ppa With Baywa R.e.

Major Australian brewer Cartlon United Breweries (CUB) has signed a 12-year PPA with BayWa r.e. to purchase 74,000 MWh a year from the 112 MW Karadoc solar farm in Mildura. The move will cut emissions


Bombay Sapphire Creates Floating Scented Vapour Droplets Experience

Bombay Sapphire, the Bacardi-owned gin brand, has created a glasshouse experience with floating droplets in Amsterdam and New Zealand.


Diadora, Tornano Le Sneakers B. Elite Amate Negli Anni 80

Diadora per la primavera-estate 2018 lancia la campagna Powered by defiance e ripropone alcuni dei suoi bestsellers come le scarpe B.Lite e la Track Jacket


Tractor Rides, Grape Stomping, Wine Swilling, And Food Fun At Muratie’s Annual Harvest Festival

In 1685, Simon van der Stel, Commander of the Cape, granted the land upon which Muratie stands to a young German soldier called Laurens Campher. This soldier not only had a love of the soil but also o


Here Is How You Can Use A Cucumber To Get A Free Gin And Tonic

If you have a spare cucumber lying around at home then tonight is the night to put it to good use and exchange it for a drink.


Banyan Tree Seychelles Unveils Upgraded Villas And Elevated Dining Experiences

The Seychelles is in the spotlight as BA launches direct flights this MarchNew for 2018, the exclusive Banyan Tree Seychelles, nestled in Intendance Bay, is launching upgraded villas and a number of e


The Rise Of Prosecco

Less formal and expensive, Prosecco is fast catching up with Champagne.


Diageo Brings Back Spiced Tanqueray Expression

Diageo has relaunched its Tanqueray Malacca gin following demand from bartenders for the spiced bottling


Nestlé Unveils New Nescafé Range In Nitrogen-infused Cans

Nestlé has expanded its Nescafé Azera range with the addition of a new variant which is packed in nitrogen-infused cans...


What To Expect From Superica, A Popular Tex-mex Restaurant Targeting A May Grand Opening In South End

Superica, a popular Tex-Mex restaurant with two locations in Atlanta, is targeting a May grand opening in South End. It?s HUGE news for Tex-Mex lovers in Charlotte. As a native and current resident of


Village Pub In Beyton To Be The Venue For Amazing Gin Festival

Gins ranging from the well known tipples to those lesser known varieties are to be at the centre of an amazing festival at a village pub over Easter.


Colgin Cellars, L’art De Se Faire Désirer

Dans la Napa Valley, en Californie, Ann Colgin et son mari, Joe Wender, produisent de superbes cuvées dans un esprit très bourguignon. Des


Joining Restaurants Across The Globe, Chefs Dishes Up French Cuisine As Part Of The Gout De France Culinary Celebrations!

Along with restaurants in 150 countries, CHEFS is serving a delectable range of French dishes in tribute to Goût de France, a worldwide celebration of French cuisine, taking place from 19-25 March 20


Caroline Flack Takes The Plunge In Sheer Top Exposé

CAROLINE Flack stunned fans when she donned a daring low-cut top.


Winelands Encounter Offers Package For All

A memorable experience at a good price is what ASG Events has set out to achieve as they look forward to the Liberty Winelands Encounter next month.


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This New Rum Comes In A Scratch-n-sniff Bottle And It’s Like Drinking Straight Out Of A Watermelon

Take a shot, make boozy popsicles or a frozen slushy.


Woolworths Confirms Its Beloved Salami Sticks Were Made In The Listeriosis-implicated Factory

Yet Woolies believes its products remain safe to eat.


Where To Eat In Cape Town’s East City


Red Bull Music Festival Line-up Rounds Up With 35 More Performers

An additional 35 performers have been included in the line-up for the 2018 Red Bull Music Festival, which will take place in Johannesburg from 3-8 April 2018.