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Constantia Uitsig wines personified as four performing jazz giants

We could share many interesting facts about Constantia Uitsig with you, but if you’ve ever encountered one of their wines you’ll be familiar with their exceptional standard of quality.


Boplaas claims a “magnificent seven” Gold awards in top competitions for SA wine

Top image: Jan Braai en Margaux Nel

Boplaas Family Vineyards has re-asserted its dominance as a champion winery following a glittering haul of seven Gold awards for its wines in recent weeks. Reflecting an unwavering consistency for quality, Boplaas joined the winners’ podium in this achievement at the SA Young Wine Show and the Gold Wine Awards, the results of which were both announced in recent days.


Motorbike Powered On Vodka Breaks Speed Record

Ryan Montgomery, owner and operator of Montgomery Distillery along with his wife Jenny, set a record at the Bonneville Salt Flats Speed Trials on Sunday riding a motorcycle that runs on leftovers from the vodka distilling process.


Onward and upward for Cape White Blends

When Christoph Dehosse, now of The Vine Bistro at Glenelly in Stellenbosch, started the fine dining restaurant that was Au Jardin at the Vineyard Hotel in Newlands in the 1990s, I enjoyed a brief stint as the resident wine steward (by no stretch of the imagination was I a sommelier) and recall that Boschendal Grand Vin Blanc (80% Sauvignon Blanc with Riesling and a bit of Semillon) and Hamilton Russell Chardonnay-Sauvignon Blanc were firm customer favourites.


Brighten Up Your Morning With These Unique Ceramic Coffee Cups

If you are a regular coffee drinker, you can never have too many mugs.


Orange River Cellars Stuns Young Wine Show with Four National Winners

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From Left: Johan Ehlers, CEO of Agri-Expo with the team from Orange River Cellars’ Keimoes Winery Rianco van Rooyen, Mosdop Dippenaar and Wouter Loubser. On the far right is Hugo Lochner, president of Agri-Expo.


Heineken Slams Rumours Of “Fake Alcohol” That’s Being Sold In South Africa

There’s been social media outrage that Heineken is selling fake beer in South Africa .  


Top 3 Fearless Tastemakers for 2018!

This is the second year the competition has been held, and once again we are amazed at the entries received for the Delush Fearless Tastemaker competition. Wow – what a selection of incredible ladies the judges had to go through before deciding on the final Top 10.


Our Pick Of This Week?s Must-visit Foodie Events Near You


Trendy Tapas Bar, A Streetbar Named Desire, Opens In Parkwood

The team behind The Griffin and Perron, have done it again!


Coca-cola Urges Customers To Report Counterfeit Goods

Coca-Cola Company on Tuesday urged their customers to report any counterfeit Coca-Cola products if they believe it might have been compromised.


Strong Sales In China, India Drive Pernod Ricard Profit Growth

The maker of Martell cognac and Mumm champagne handed investors a 17 percent dividend hike.


Usitc To Investigate Whether Ab Inbev Dispensing Systems Infringe…

The U.S. International Trade Commission said on Wednesday it would investigate whether certain Anheuser Busch InBev NV beverage dispensing systems and components infringe a Heineken NV patent.


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Cape Town International Jazz Festival Reveal Females First For 20th-year Celebration

In celebration of South African Women's Month, espAfrika reveals five female-led acts to perform at the upcoming 20th celebration of Africa's Grandest Gathering...


What’s On At The 2018 Whisky & Spirits Live Fest

The 16th Whisky & Spirits Live Festival will be held at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg from 31 October-2 November 2018...


5 Places To Satisfy Your Ramen Craving

When the winter chills come creeping in, we find ourselves craving something rich and heartwarming to make us forget the cold.


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#musicexchange: Lana Crowster

Lana Crowster is a singer-songwriter and producer based in Cape Town. She has emerged as one of South Africa's most sought-after performers...


Try The New Peppadew® Sweet Piquanté Pepper Range

Introducing two new line extensions of the PEPPADEW® Sweet Piquanté Pepper Range. PLUS stand the chance of winning a delicious PEPPADEW® hamper.


Bone Studio: The Backbone Of Design

We chat to the dynamic duo behind Bone Studio Interior Design who have recently revamped La Colombe restaurant in Constantia.


Il Sogno Di Bisol ? James Magazine

Wine - Il sogno di creare una interpretazione pura del Prosecco Superiore prende vita dalle ripide colline di Valdobbiadene: un sogno che nasce dall’amore, dalla - Manlio Giustiniani


Why You Should Book At These Hot Sandton Spots


Equinity Presents La Calavera

Equinity, the South African horse racing, performance and party phenomenon, has shown the world how to race to a different beat...


Why The Garden Route Is The Businessman’s Ideal Playground

Golf and mountain biking have become two favourite pastimes - especially for South African businessmen...


We Bet You Didn?t Know Women Designed These 5 Food Inventions


Pernod Ricard Posts 4% Rise In U.s. Sales, Led By Irish Whiskey, Tequila And New Releases

Pernod Ricard showed a 4% organic sales increase in the U.S. market in its fiscal year ended in June, with Irish whiskey, Tequila, and innovation driving growth. Globally, the company reported a 6% gr


34 Free Concerts Happening In Orlando This Week

Wednesday, Aug. 29 Eugene Snowden's Ten Pints of Truth 10 pm at Lil Indies, 1036 N. Mills Ave. The Daniel Heitz Band 10:30 pm at...


Hail Caesar, The Classic Cocktail

Versatile drink is the perfect summer sipper


Pernod Hails Dynamic Uk Growth

Pernod Ricard has revealed ?strong results? for the most recent financial year, while chalking up 6% growth in the UK. In the results for 2017/18, the...