31 articles trended in South Africa on

<< Tuesday 10 July 2018 >


A Czech brewery’s Mamma Beer is alcohol-free and slightly sweet to help overcome the metallic taste of “chemo mouth”.


It’s nice to have a coffee after a meal out, especially if you’ve had a few glasses of wine. But although it may feel like the caffeine perks you up, it might not have any impact on how sober you are.

The Daily Feed

Receive a daily summary of drinks news.

Explore the flavours of Bretagne (Brittany), in support of Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka.


Expect a fresh interpretation to the acclaimed wine and food experience on Franschhoek-based La Motte Wine Estate. With an eye on global culinary trends and embracing the signature modern focus of newly appointed executive chef, Eric Bulpitt, Pierneef à La Motte Restaurant is shining a new light on heritage cuisine.

The Daily Feed

Receive a daily summary of drinks news.

What sets aside the Michelangelo International Wine and Spirits Awards from all the other drinks competitions in southern Africa is the fact that the judging panels are made up of international wine and spirits experts from up to 22 countries. Since its inception 22 years ago, this has been cited as the primary reason for its growth and popularity among wine and spirits producers – both in South Africa and abroad.


The Italians call it “la dolce vita” – the sweet life. More than just a saying, it’s a lifestyle which revolves around good food, good wine and great company. Speaking of savouring the sweet life, few things are more Italian than Sangiovese and lasagne.


Delush, one of South Africa’s fastest-growing wine brands, has launched its second competition looking for the country’s fashionable go-getter, one who makes things happen to her own style and suited to being an ambassador for and influencer of the Delush range of deliciously different wines.


American, award-winning songstress Karyn White known for hit singles Superwoman, Secret Rendezvous, The Way You Love Me, and the US Hot 100 number one single Romantic, will be headlining the Divas Tou


Sorry cranberry.


PETALING JAYA (July 10): The buyers of a property development on a private lease scheme in Medini Iskandar, Johor, are taking the developer to court o...


PepsiCo's North American beverage business has been lagging while its Frito-Lay snacking business continues to be strong


PETALING JAYA: Buyers of a property project in Medini, Johor, on a private lease scheme are taking the developer to court for failing to issue separate strata


It's interesting to note that the Badenhorst Secateurs Chenin Blanc 2017, a wine reported to be made in volumes of up to 170 000 litres per year, was among the top performers, scoring 92 on the 100-p


The 8th generation family member of iconic cognac experts Hennessy pays a visit to Malaysia to share his immense knowledge of the brand's cognac with members of the media at an exclusive dinner held


If you're the kind of person who can't walk by Target's Dollar Spot without buying something that definitely wasn't on your list, you might want to click away now before it's too late. Target has an e


Stellenbosch MTB Challenge on 29 July 2018, takes a break from the annual 6 route format and focuses on fun and family with 2 route options.



Gebr. Heinemann is featuring the distinctive bottle in Istanbul, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Berlin, Amsterdam, Copenhagen and Vienna airports.


Designer labels aren't just for fashionistas - daring drinks brands are rocking them too. Sam Wylie-Harris selects her favourites.


SPONSORED: The Hennessy Comité de Dégustation.


The Open Book Festival has announced the initial author lineup for its eighth edition. The Open Book Festival will take place at several venues across Cape Town from 5-9 September 2018.


We get cooking with the vida e caffè range of beans and create four recipes that showcase just how awesome coffee is as an ingredient.


Macarons and MCC are not an odd pairing!


A wine and biltong pairing at Alto Estate allows us to pair their delectable and well-known reds with our favourite South African snack.


In #FreshOnTheShelf, we round up some of our favourite food and beverage products that have hit the retail shelves recently...


We choose our favourite cape town restaurants with fireplaces. Enjoy great food and wine that, perfect for a winter day out.


Keep an eye out for amber wines this summer!


No sugar. Just pure fruit, in a perfectly crunchy form.


Distell Group has appointed Camus Cognac subsidiary Yuanliu International Trade Co as distributor for three of its Scotch whisky bands in China. Yuanliu...


Explore the interesting town of McGregor while enjoying delicious wines.