THE only thing worse than a warm glass of wine is having to wait for your bottle to cool. But there’s a way to cool your beverage in just three minutes. (more…)

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How to chill a bottle of wine in just 3 minutes

THE only thing worse than a warm glass of wine is having to wait for your bottle to cool. But there’s a way to cool your beverage in just three minutes.


Beerhouse Adds Jack Parow Craft Brandy To Its Extensive Collection

Beerhouse, the brand that has been championing the beer revolution (specifically craft beer) in South Africa for the last few years, is now extending its beverage offering by partnering with everyone’s favourite SA rapper, Jack Parow.  Through this venture, Beerhouse will be adding craft brandy to their ‘99 bottles of beer and 25 on tap’.


Vondeling celebrates a new species of fynbos with Monsonia

Vondeling Wines, situated in Voor Paardeberg between Paarl and the Swartland, is celebrating a new species of Paardeberg fynbos with a change in name for its signature red blend from ‘Erica’ to ‘Monsonia’.


Boplaas releases a new ambassador for its cool climate wines

The renowned Boplaas family-owned winery has added to its portfolio of wines showcasing cool climates that occur among the mountainous stretches of the Little Karoo. Called Eerste Water, the remarkable Sauvignon Blanc reflects the diversity of excellent and unusual wines from this region famous for its arid beauty.


Creation Chefs doing the Kimchi

No, it’s not a fancy new dance step. And neither is it a novel form of exercise.


5 Great 7 Colours Sunday Lunches In Joburg

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Michael Jackson Is Pictured On Limited-edition Pepsi Can For New #pepsigenerations Series

Michael Jackson appears on a new Pepsi can design as per the brand’s #PepsiGenerations campaign this summer.


Cape Drought Makes South African Wine Pricier But Tastier

The drought in South Africa’s Northern and Western Cape provinces is billed as the worst on record, with Cape Town residents forsaking baths in favor of 90-second showers. At least the wine is getti

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The 30 Best Cities For Beer In The World

Do you love lagers and lambics? Do you crave sours and witbier? These are the 30 best cities for any beer-loving traveler.


Why Do I Get Congested When I Drink Alcohol?

Every time I enjoy a cold hard cider, I feel nauseated. Not immediately—first comes the congestion. Then I feel woozy. Then, hours later, my stomach churns. I wanted to figure out what was happening


Heineken Acquires Minority Stake In Belize Brewing Company

Heineken has bought a minority stake in Belize Brewing Company, which it describes as “Belize’s market leader in beer”, to expand its operations in Central America.


Famous Sa Wine Family Sells Farm To Us Investment Firm

The Stellenbosch estate of award winning winemaker and ‘First Lady’ of South African wine, Norma Ratcliffe, has been sold to overseas buyers.


An Aperol Spritz Festival Is Coming To London This Summer.

The seven-day festival will also be home to a giant spritz bar.


Sodastream Creates Bottles With Hats Worn By Royal Women As Lids

SodaStream created a set of limited edition bottles all with lids inspired by crazy hats worn by Queen Elizabeth, Kate Middleton, 36, Meghan Markle, 36, Princess Beatrice, 29, and Princess Eugenie, 28


Ballesty To Leave Diageo Australia; Uk Innovation Chief Returns Home

Diageo Australia has announced its African innovation director is set to take up the reins as local marketing and innovation chief following the forthcoming departure of Adam Ballesty.


M.s. Walker Launches Whitley Neill Handcrafted Gin In The Us

M.S. Walker, a New England-based national importer and distributor of fine wines and spirits, has launched Whitley Neill Gin in the U.S. Market in partnership with Halewood Wine & Spirits.


Fanta Launches Its Very Own Clothing Collection

Is this real life? Is this just Fanta-sy?


Zimbabwe’s Delta Beverages Still Negotiating With Coca-cola

Zimbabwe Stock Exchange listed blue chip counter Delta Beverages says negotiations are still ongoing with the Coca-Cola Company.


Roscoe Beer Co. Adds Distribution In New York

Hitting the shelves in March 2018, Trout Town beers are now available in northern counties of the beautiful Empire State.


A Quick Guide To The 2018 Nirox Winter Sculpture Fair

Tips, tricks and works not to miss at this wonderful art, wine and food festival in the Cradle of Humankind


Dc Royal Wedding Pop-up Bar Under Fire For ‘racist’ Cocktails

The Royal Wedding pop-up bar in DC is coming under fire for 'racist' drinks containing Monkey Shoulder Scotch and Plantation Rum.


P.e.i. Woman Given Chance To Avoid Sentence

A Charlottetown woman who stole a bottle of rum from a liquor store last year has been given the chance to prove herself before a sentence is issued. Jillian Aloysia Sentner, 25, appeared before Ju


Fanta Have Released Their Own Clothing Line And You Can Now Drink Directly From Your Jacket

Orange is the new black, right?


Bars For Brainboxes: Where To Enjoy Joburg’s Best Pub Quizzes

Whether you love the chance to prove just how smart you are, or just enjoy getting a bit competitive with your friends, there?s no denying that pub quizzes are great fun.


Bacardi Teams Up With London’s Dandelyan Bar To Open Bombay Sapphire Sampling Room

Bacardi has partnered its Bombay Sapphire gin with one of London's leading cocktail bars to open a city-centre tasting room.


Hendrick’s Gin Rolls Into Stl With Its Large Cucumber Slicing Device

It's gin week, and Hendrick's Gin has rolled into town with it's wondrously strange cucumber slicing device. Chances are you've never seen anything like this. Dana Dean please explain.


Nigeria: J Cole, Davido, Wizkid Thrilled Fans At The Castle Lite Unlock

Thousands of music fans were recently thrown over the moon when multi-platinum selling rapper, J Cole, stormed the city of Lagos, blowing the minds of his teeming followers with his epic performance a


Paralympian Launches Legal Crusade For Woof Justice

Hendri Herbst has overcome many challenges.


No, This “riverdale” Scene Wasn’t Inspired By “harry Potter”

It's a reference to a classic comic.


John Saker Joins The Ginsanity

There's a gin-making frenzy sweeping the globe, and even France is getting in on the act.