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Michael Jordan carries half empty bottle of Tequila and a pillow as he checks out of New York hotel

Michael Jordan left a hotel in New York armed with several bottles of Tequila on Wednesday.


Your morning coffee could be causing your lower back pain

Back pain is a common condition that affects most people at some point in their lifetime, according to the NHS.


Nederburg Winemakers Party For Qhubeka!

The talented winemaking team at Nederburg in Paarl has come out in full force to support the “ForQhubeka” fundraising drive, planned to raise awareness and funds during the upcoming 2018 Tour de France. 


Entries open for South Africa’s Top Sparkling Wine Competition

Top image: Pieter Ferreira, chairman of the Cap Classique Producers Association, left and Joaquim Sá.

Méthode Cap Classique producers have until 20 July to submit their wines for this year’s Amorim Méthode Cap Classique Challenge, the only competition dedicated exclusively to honouring Cap Classique wines. Amorim Cork SA, which is sponsoring the event for the 17th consecutive year, is the convenor of this unique wine competition in conjunction with the Cap Classique Producers Association.


Boschendal Appoints Jacques Viljoen As New Winemaker

Iconic wine estate Boschendal has added another exceptional member to its innovative, award-winning winemaking team. Jacques Viljoen will take up the position of Cellar Master on the estate from 1 August 2018 and will bring with him a deep passion for the art of wine-making as well as experience on estates and in regions the world over.


Exceptional growth in Pinotage as South Africa’s national grape

Wine lovers around the world have a soft spot for it! The Pinotage market is booming! At 24 million litres a year and counting, it’s one of the South African wine industry’s fairy-tale success stories and the good times seem unlikely to end any time soon.

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Behind The Scenes Of Bouwer Bosch Comedy Thys & Trix

Daniel Dercksen talks with the creative team behind the hilarious action comedy Thys & Trix: writer-director Quentin C. Krog, screenwriter Frannie Van Der Walt, and actors/husband-and-wife team Le


A.a. Badenhorst Bokveld Pinot Noir 2017

Stepping out. Clearly not even Adi Badenhorst is capable of resisting the allure of Pinot Noir with him now trying his hand at the variety using grapes sourced from the Ceres Plateau. The nose of the


Coca-cola Zim Buckles Under Pressure Over Original Mazoe

The Coca-Cola Company and Schweppes Zimbabwe Limited have bowed down to public pressure and announced that it was re-introducing the original Mazoe recipes for all flavours.


The 4 Basic Baking Methods

We break down the four basic baking methods and the most classic baked goods they relate to. You'll have the techniques down in no time!


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Alibaba Launches First Unstaffed Wine Shop In China

Alibaba, the world? biggest e-commerce company, has launched a cashier-less wine storage and retail facility in its home city of Hangzhou, enabling shoppers to purchase wines by the case without payin


New Tapas-style Eatery Upper Bloem Ticks All The Boxes

As a self-admitted foodie snob, it's not often when I eat out that I whole-heartedly adore every dish placed in front of me, let alone if there happens to be TEN dishes placed in front of me. However,


Durban Raises A Toast To Wine Wednesdays

Girl's nights have become more fun with new wine sessions


Shashi Naidoo: Five Fast Facts About The Recently Controversial Tv Star

What do you really know about the woman facing so much backlash?


Bushmills Irish Whiskey, Lowden Guitars And Musician Foy Vance Join Forces

Bushmills® Irish Whiskey have announced a collaboration with Lowden Guitars - one of the world's finest acoustic guitar manufacturers - to unveil a new limited


Mr. Jagermeister Gets Green Light For Mystic Lake Derby

Mr. Jagermeister is a go for the $200,000 Mystic Lake Derby on Saturday, the richest race of the Canterbury Park season. But so, too, are a slew of other 3-year-olds. Fourteen were entered Wednesday f


Ai & Iot Daily: El Jimador Tequila Intros Connected Bottles For Soccer Campaign

Tequila bottles are getting connected in advance of a summer soccer campaign. El Jimador, the tequila brand of Brown-Forman, the Louisville-based spirits company with more than 25 brands in its por


Coca-cola, Schweppes Give In To Consumer Demand

THE Coca-Cola Company and Schweppes Zimbabwe Limited yesterday announced that they would soon return the original Mazoe recipes for all flavours back on the shelves after facing a consumer backlash fo


Beer Stocks Low Due To Co2 Shortage

Brewers large and small are running low or have run out of products as the Europe-wide CO2 shortage worsens, putting a stop to brewing and packaging for many.


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Boschendal Appoints Jacques Viljoen As New Winemaker

Jacques Viljoen. DGB-owned Boschendal has announced that Jacques Viljoen, previously of Zevenwacht in Stellenbosch, will take up the position of cellar master on the estate from 1 August. This comes a


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Heineken Beer Hit By Co₂ Supply Shortage

Carbon dioxide supply problems could leave fans toasting the World Cup feeling flat.


Sa Restaurant Named In Top 50 In The World


#craftfest: Get Ready For The Women’s Day Special

Something’s brewing at the Shongweni Farmers Market in August


Psa: The Cape Town Gin Route Is Here!

Move over winelands, there's a new kid on the block!


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Come Help Clean Up Sheppie’s Sandspit This Sunday

Everyone is urged to come and help clean up the area.


This Is What Durban Whisky Lovers Can Expect At The Whisky Live Celebration

It's time to sip on a whisky!