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Catnip Wine Allows You To Become Drinking Buddies With Your Cat

There are certain days when it is just appropriate to open a bottle of wine and enjoy a glass. Of course, wine always tastes better with a friend and what friend could be better than your feline friend?


3 Myths About Tequila Debunked By A Food Historian

Everything you thought you knew about tequila is probably wrong.


The Last Blockbuster Video Is Getting Its Own Craft Beer

The saga of the world’s last standing Blockbuster Video stores has captured the imagination of the internet during the past year, with the final Alaskan holdout forced to shutter despite the efforts of Russell Crowe’s leather jockstrap. Now, the location in Bend, Oregon has gone full Highlander, standing as the lone outpost of the once-mighty chain.


Robertson Wine Valley Shines At 2018 SA Young Wine Show

Appraising the potential of the valley’s current vintage
By: Myrna Robins

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Coca-cola Acquires Beloved Maine Soda Moxie

Moxie is a beloved New England soda brand that is the official state beverage of Maine.


Jawbox Gin Founder Gerry White Shares Journey From Pub Landlord To Gin Distiller

Fresh from celebrating his milestone 60th birthday, Gerry White, founder of Jawbox Gin, says the two years since he launched the brand have flown in.

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It’s Love At First Bite At This Hackney Restaurant

Everyone should know about this place.


Mtn Bushfire 2019 Early Bird Ticket Registration Is Now Open

Registration for early bird tickets for the 2019 MTN Bushfire Music Festival is now open. Online pre-registration is open from 24 August-9 September 2018...


‘bachelor In Paradise’ Recap: Connor And Kamil Arrive, One Guy Kicks Himself Off

Usually these recaps are a mixture of wine and defeat, but instead of vino-soaked confusion, let's try something different this week: constructive criticism.


Oskar Blues To Release Ten Fidy Imperial Stout On August 31

Oskar Blues announces the return of Ten FIDY Imperial Stout – a huge, 10.5% ABV black hole of burly malt flavor. In a galaxy not-so-far away (the Oskar Blues brewery) brewers discovered a mathematic


Black Coffee, Distruction Boyz Lead 2018 Dance Music Awards Nominations

The 2018 Dance Music Awards South Africa nominations have been announced. South African music fans took to the internet to vote for the favourites over the past three weeks...


Isle Of Wight Gin Festival Returns For A Third Year

Soak up the atmosphere and enjoy some delicious gins at The Isle of Wight Gin Festival, which will be taking place at Ryde Castle on Sunday 16th September. With about 20 different micro-distilled smal


#womensmonth: Maira Koutsoudakis On Building A Luxury Lifestyle Brand

Maira Koutsoudakis is the CEO of the Life Group of Companies, a luxury lifestyle and hospitality specialist, which she owns and operates with her husband and business partner, engineer John Koutsoudak


Brockmans Gin Serves Up Autumn Cocktail Menu 

? Seasonal Autumn Cocktails Complement the Unique Botanical Notes in Brockmans’ Distinctive Blend ?  Brockmans Gin, the gin ‘like no other’, [...]


Fmr Has Decreased By $24.17 Million Its Principal Finl Group (pfg) Position; Molson Coors Brewing Co (tap)’s Sentiment Is 1.39

Molson Coors Brewing Co (TAP) investors sentiment increased to 1.39 in Q1 2018. It's up 0.28, from 1.11 in 2017Q4. The ratio has improved, as 238 funds increased and opened new positions, while 171 so


Street Food Festival To Satisfy Cravings

The annual Street Food Festival is returning to Cape Town for the fifth time and will be dishing out authentic South African food to satisfy taste buds from the 1 - 2 September 2018.


Us Rapper Young Thug Launches A New Rosè

Luc Belaire welcomes trend-setting rapper Young thug as the official brand ambassador for Belaire Luxe Rosè.


#mkrsa: Dirk And Bahia Eliminated

Dirk and Bahia are the first cooking couple to leave the My Kitchen Rules SA Headquarters.


Constantia Glen Winemaker Embraces A Decade Of Evolution

Winemaker Justin van Wyk, the sage behind Constantia Glen’s acclaimed cool climate wines, is celebrating a decade of winemaking prowess crafting South African benchmark Bordeaux-style wines.


Stand-up Paddling With A Twist In The Highlands

Peanut butter and jam. Dresses and trainers. Some pairings don’t seem obvious – but once you try them, and quickly fall in love with them, you forget how you ever existed without them.


Havana Club Rum And Three Cocktails

On Thursday, we had the pleasure of joining other journalists for a masterclass on Havana Club Rum cocktails organised by Pernod Ricard.


Business In Brief: Sodastream Staff To Get 18,000 Shekels Each As Bonus After Sale To Pepsico



How To Know When To Shake Your Drink And When To Stir Them

The basic rule of thumb in bartending, or at least as I?ve come to know it, is that if a drink is comprised only of alcohol, it is stirred. If it is made with fruit juices, syrup, shrubs, egg whites


Discover Award-winning Wine Estates Hidden In The Magical Elgin Valley

Next time you are driving past Elgin take a detour to discover some the best-kept secrets in the Elgin Valley.


Popular Nightlife Hub And Bowling Alley Strikes Into North Austin For Next Location

A local nightlife and entertainment venue is ready to pick up a spare in North Austin. On August 28, Scott and Jennifer Emley, the owners of Lakeway’s High 5, announced ...


Unique Chance To Buy A Very Rare Pre-war Mortlach

A rare pre-war Mortlach whisky is to goes under the hammer for the first time since 2012.


Netflix Announces Hot New Binge-worthy Chef Competition


Global Soft Drink Market Growth 2018-2024: Huiyuan, Coca Cola, Hedetang, Sprite – Tactical Business


Filliers Distillery Plaatst Twee Gloednieuwe Koperen Distilleerketels

Filliers maakt zich klaar voor de toekomst en gaat zijn aanbod aan premium graandistillaten verder uitbreiden met Single Malt Whisky Na het succes van de Filliers Dry Gin 28 en de geslaagde herlanceri


Glamping & Adventure For Everyone At Kunguru Lodge In The Elgin Valley

Kunguru Lodge is next to Paul Cluver wine estate, surrounded by orchards, vineyards set in lush gardens with a forest-like ambience.