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Germany bans beer ads that suggest it’s good for you

Beer cannot be marketed as beneficial, a German top court has ruled after a consumer rights group sued a brewery on the basis that it’s advertising falsely suggested health benefits.


A Bandera is the Tequila ‘Shot’ of Your Dreams

I’ve never really been a “shots” person, and tend to shy away from drinking anything that comes in a shot glass just as a general rule. However, a few weeks ago I was travelling in Mexico and discovered one shot-based tequila drink that I was actually pretty excited about drinking: the Bandera.

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Org de Rac Wines takes to the Skies with RwandAir

In another boost for tourism and business travel to Cape Town, RwandAir recently introduced a direct flight between the Kigali in Rwanda, Zimbabwean capital Harare and the Mother City. With Org de Rac Winery from the Swartland selected as the preferred wine of choice on board.


Arco Laarman Grows Portfolio with Premium ‘Focal Point’ Collection

Laarman Wines has unveiled the maiden vintage of its premium Focal Point collection, with the release of the Focal Point Chardonnay and Focal Point Cinsault, both from the 2017 vintage.

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De Wetshof Estate Bon Vallon Bags SA Top 100 Wines Slot and Grand Cru National Champion

The Bon Vallon Chardonnay 2017, an unwooded wine in the range of South African pioneering Chardonnay producer De Wetshof Estate, was adjudged winner of the Grand Cru Award for Best in Class as well as garnering a top 100 spot in the recently held Top 100 SA/National Wine Challenge.


Top 100 SA Wine Spot for Orange River Cellars

Orange River Cellars from the Northern Cape put in another sterling performance at a leading South African wine competition, taking one Top 100 spots as well as two Double Gold medals in the Top 100 SA Wines/National Wine Challenge held in Cape Town recently.


The Dolls And Elle B. To Open For Katy Perry On Sa Tour

The Dolls and Elle B. will open for Katy Perry when she performs at the Ticketpro Dome in Johannesburg on the South African leg of her Witness: The Tour on 18, 20, and 21 July 2018.


Sharon Keith Leaving Coca-cola

The Coca-Cola Company has announced the resignation of Sharon Keith, Coca-Cola Southern & East African Business Unit (SEABU) marketing director, to leave the business and pursue other professio?


Crystal Head Vodka Creates Out-of-this-world Cocktail In Celebration Of ?solo: A Star Wars Story?

Between blasting bounty hunters, ducking gangsters and avoiding the law, being a scoundrel is thirsty work. Satisfy your thirst with The Scoundrel cocktail created by Crystal Head Vodka for the rel?


Christina Milian Partied From Am To Pm In Vegas This Weekend

Apparently, other parties happened this weekend that were not the royal wedding. ¯_(ツ)_/¯ Christina Milian was spotted in Vegas on Saturday at the Tanqueray All Day celebration at TAO Beach in Th


This Twitter Bot Invents The Most Heinous Flavors Of Fanta Ever

Fancy a can of Warm Bacon Fanta anyone?


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Latin American News Agency with headquarters in Havana, Cuba, since 1959. It has today correspondent offices in all continents and provide information on Latin America, the Caribbean and the rest of t


#fairnessfirst: #cannesyouseeus Trends At Cannes Film Festival

The Cannes Film Festival is usually filled with chatter about the winning work and those impressive evening gowns the celebs wear. Comments following the 2018 version are proving more substantial than


A New Sprite Flavor Is Coming To Mcdonald’s, So Naturally The Brand Launched A Clothing Line

The exclusive collection hits select McDonald?s locations Friday.


Skyy Watermelon Vodka

Summer might not be here just yet, but that doesn?t mean you can?t start planning new recipes to try out at your backyard BBQs. And of course, no summer party is complete without some adult beverages


Untouched Milk Was The First Clue In Dad’s Abduction Of Clover Baby, Mom, Police Say

Police in Rock Hill and Clover worked together to arrest a Rock Hill man accused of kidnapping a woman and her child on May 18, 2018, officers said. Matthew Ezekiel Oliver, 20, of Rock Hill used a lad


The Quest To Rebuild An Old Russian Fort On Kauai

But a UH archaeologist says the Russian presence was minimal -- and any plan should focus on the fort's place in Native Hawaiian history.


Why An Ancient Winemaking Technique Is Making A Comeback

From Italy to Oregon, the use of clay pots in fermentation and aging is gaining devotees


Supermarket Selling 40 Cans Of Stella Artois For Just £20

Belgian pilsner lager Stella Artois is a popular tipple for many and a certain supermarket has a 40 cans for £20 offer on right now


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Creating Business Communities For African Unity

The run-up to the 55th Africa Day, celebrated annually on 25 May in parts of Africa and around the world in commemoration of the foundation of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) (now the African


Five Facts You Need To Know About Cannabis Beer 

The world is embracing cannabis more and more.


Whiling Away Days At De Hoop

De Hoop Nature Reserve, situated in the Overberg region of the Western Cape, has remained a firm fixture on many a South African travel itinerary. And it's more than worthy of bragging rights...


Gordon & Macphail: Past, Present And Future

It?s a time of great change at Gordon & MacPhail, the Elgin-based independent bottler that can trace its history back 123 years. But, even as the company streamlines its huge number of whisky rang


Schweppes Uses A Sensing Dress To Track Harassment In Social Settings

The beverage brand conducted an experiment in a Brazilian nightclub to address sexual harassment endured by women.


Curated Experience: Airport Craft Brewers

While flight delays and long layovers can be frustrating, InterContinental Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport provides a welcome ...


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Fever-tree And Caorunn To Stage Immersive Experiences At Gin Festival

Fever-Tree is staging its Gin School and Caorunn is creating a Highland-themed space at this year's Junipalooza, a celebration of gin.


Tim James: Sa Wine And German Aristocrats

The contribution of Germans to Cape winemaking is extraordinarily large – really, it needs to be properly researched and written up sometime. It started right at the beginning, with numerous Germans