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< Wednesday 5 September 2018 >

The difference between barrel-aged, bottle-aged and steel-aged cocktails

Aging alcohol is nothing new, but have you ever heard off or tried an aged cocktail? Now, just hold on a minute! If you think we are talking about those sweet bottled mojitos that you find at your local liquor store, think again.

 

Vondeling Wines releases ‘delectable duo’ for summer enjoyment

This summer make every meal an occasion, every table more elegant and every day more civilized with a “delectable duo” from Vondeling Wines in the Voor-Paardeberg. This duo consists of a unique sparkling wine, the Vondeling Rurale Blanc de Noir 2015, and the very sexy Vondeling Rosé 2018.

 

Blackjack Tea Can Help Lower Your High Blood Pressure Levels

Stat reports claim that 45% of adults in South Africa suffer from hypertension.  Dr Tracy Nelwamondo, a medical practitioner, grew tired of endlessly treating her patients for lifestyle diseases, including hypertension, diabetes, high cholesterol levels and obesity.

 

2 Pocket Friendly Summer Sippers From Piekenierskloof

Now that the snow has melted on the lower mountain, spring is truly here and the warm sunny days mean summer is just around the corner.

 

This Map Shows All The Major River Networks In South Africa

Ever wondered where your water comes from?

 

Hotel Café Royal in London is opening a bar dedicated to David Bowie

A bar dedicated to David Bowie is opening at London’s Hotel Café Royal on Thursday, 20 September 2018. The bar is said to pay homage to the musician’s alter ego Ziggy Stardust, who he bid a fond farewell to at the hotel in 1973.

 

Leopard’s Leap and Open Book announce winner of Message on a Bottle Competition

Nobantu Shabangu was announced as the winner in the Leopard’s Leap Wines and Open Book Festival Message on a Bottle writing competition. The announcement took place at the opening ceremony of the festival, held at The Book Lounge in Cape Town on 4 September.

 

Celebs To Square Off In 2018 Col’cacchio Celebrity Chef Showdown

 

Kate Waterhouse Named Aussie Ambassador For Gordon’s Premium Pink Gin

Diageo has appointed Kate Waterhouse as the official ambassador for Gordon’s Premium Pink Gin in Australia.

 

Japan Is Making Totally Clear Beer And Coffee Drinks

"It feels healthier to drink clear-color drinks."

 

What?s On, Sept 6: Oktoberfest, Presentation Skills Workshop, And Cocktail Party

Franziskaner Shanghai Oktoberfest 2018 @ Yuanmingyuan Road Happening from September 6 to 8 and 12 to 15, head down to the Bund for a real Munich Oktoberfest experience with food, entertainment, and?

 

American Express Celebrates Women Going Places With Purpose

American Express are celebrating sisters Tobeka and Bongeka Lwana of scent purveyors Neo Luxury Bar and Ntabiseng Nti Ramaboa who, as Chef Nti, is known for her flair for creating delectable feasts...

 

William Grant & Sons Makes Its Presence Felt

WILLIAM GRANT & Sons distils some of the world?s leading spirits, and builds some of the most distinctive premium brands in the world. Named Distiller of

 

Tickets Now On Sale For #district Global Street Fest

The #District Global Street Festival will be held in Newtown, Johannesburg on 13 October 2018...

 

#innercitywineroute, Tuning The Vine, Is Back For Its Summer Season!

It’s time to come out of hibernation and step into summer sipping mode! Cape Town’s favourite #InnerCityWineRoute adventure, Tuning the Vine, is back for its summer season and will be taking place

 

Hannah Smith Wins Number One Mageu Art & Soul Competition.

Durban University of Technology's Graphic Designer student, Hannah Smith wins big.

 

Canned Wine Is No Longer A Fad, It’s A $45 Million Business

Bottling wine in cans with pull-tops instead of corks isn't new, but it has become a staple for young drinkers over the last few years and shows no sign of slowing down.

 

Social Media/blogger Wanted To Work With Almond Breeze & Pro Surfer Sally Fitzgibbons

 

#musicexchange: Pedro Barbaso

Barbaso is no stranger to the South African music scene. The Pretoria-based frontman became a household name performing as a singer-songwriter for the eponymous The Barbosa Experience, churning out bl

 

Six Events To Drink At This Week In Shanghai

It?s shaping up to be a boozy week, with plenty of events and parties to knock back a drink or three. To help you decide where to go, we whittled the list down to six comprising of internatio?

 

Spoon It!, Sa?s First Edible Cookie Dough Is Here!

A gourmet cookie dough delivery service at your doorstep.

 

New Look And Refreshed Menu For La Colombe

The multi award-winning and internationally recognised La Colombe in Constantia recently underwent a significant design revamp and now with young Chef James Gaag at the helm and a refreshed menu, a vi

 

Bicycle Poker Ride Set For Sept. 9 On Fayetteville Trail System

The 2nd annual MTW Poker Ride is set for Sunday, Sept, 9 beginning at Core Public House on Mud Creek Trail in Fayetteville.

 

Why Personalisation Is The Biggest Consumer Trend Of 2018

According to Drostdy Hof, the only constant that marketers have to work with is that their consumer is an individual and not just a mere number on a chart. Here, the team at Drostdy Hof Wines unpacks

 

Ufc Really Wants You To Get Drunk, Adds Nemiroff Vodka To Expanding Booze Portfolio

UFC expands its booze portfolio by adding Nemiroff vodka beginning at UFC 228 this Saturday night (Sept. 8, 2018) inside American Airlines Arena in Dallas, Texas.

 

Mustard Cream Vertical Potato Bake

Nothing like a hearty Mustard Cream Vertical Potato Bake to put a smile on your dial. This fun take on the original potato bake is the perfect braai side.

 

Chargrilled Spring Onion, Pea & Asparagus Salad

A delicious chargrilled spring onion, pea & asparagus salad with a zingy jalapeno vinaigrette - the perfect fresh braai side.

 

Cinzano’s Closes After Three Decades In Fairfield

Cinzano’s, a staple of Fairfield’s restaurant scene for three decades, has gone out of business. Located at 1920 Black Rock Turnpike, the family-owned Cinzano’s offered an old-school Italian res

 

Pepsi Charges Into Football Season With Experiential Tailgate Tour, Video Push

Activations include prize giveaways, games and performances by the country music duo Locash, along with meet-and-greets with NFL stars.

 

Celebrate National Braai Day With Cape Herb & Spice

We've got some proudly South African-style recipes for you to make over the coals for National Braai Day with Cape Herb & Spice.