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PIWOSA Flight Club at CapeWine 2018 stumps local wine professionals

Premium Independent Wineries of South Africa (PIWOSA), well-known internationally for their execution of innovative marketing programmes, hosted their inspired Flight Club competition for the first time in South Africa at CapeWine 2018.

 

Dave Grohl Reveals His Hour-Long Pre-Show Drinking Ritual

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl enjoys an hour-long heavy drinking session before going onstage every night with the band.

 

Domaine des Dieux again takes Top Spot at Amorim Cap Classique Challenge

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JP Colmant (Best Blanc de Blancs Trophy), Kobus van der Merwe, KWV Laborie (Gold Medal Blanc de Blancs), Christine Rudman, Frans Malan Trophy winner, Etienne Louw, Pierre Simond Wines (Gold Medal Blanc de Blancs), Shane Mullis, Domaine des Dieux (Best Brut Trophy and Best Overall Producer), Charl Schoeman, Simonsig (Best Rosé Trophy), Hannes Nel, Lourensford (Gold Medal Brut), Pierre de Klerk, Graham Beck Wines (Gold Medal Blanc de Blancs) Xander Grier, Villiera (Gold Medal Brut) and Elunda Basson, Pongracz (Museum Class Trophy. In front: Sharon Parnell (Domaine des Dieux)

 

Pinot Fit for a Feast

Creation Wines on the upper reaches of the Hemel-en-Aarde is delighted to have topped the Tonnellerie Saint Martin Pinot Noir Report compiled by Winemag.co.za once again.

 

Laurika Rauch and Loki Rothman to perform live at Rietvallei Wine Estate

Join Laurika Rauch & Loki Rothman  for a live performs at Rietvallei Wine Estate outside Robertson on 3 November 2018.

 

Let’s get personal – why personalisation is the biggest consumer trend of 2018

Top image: Yoliswa Mqoco with her own personalised Drostdy Hof 3l Box

The world spins quicker with social media, technology and innovation escalating consumer needs, wants and expectations. 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.  

 

Listen To Actress’s Mini-album With A.i. Sprite Young Paint

Darren J. Cunningham, AKA Actress, has dropped his new mini-album, Young Paint via his new imprint Werk_Ltd., a new collaboration with The Vinyl Factory.

 

?vive La Riviera?: Bacardi And Dfs Reveal Social Impact Of Grey Goose Campaign At New York Jfk

The summer campaign has generated more than 140,000 snapchat impressions. Direct shopper interactions have reached 29,000, with a 20% conversion into sampling.

 

Fentimans Launches New Flavours As Premium Drinks Markets Continues To Fizz

Overseas sales at the Hexham botanical brews firm also soared last year

 

Delaire Graff Spa Introduces New Spa Menu And Facilities

I mean is there anything better than treating yo'self to a spa day, like a full-on one, including multiple treatments with ample time to indulge in saunas and steam rooms as well a sumptuous three-cou

 

Africa’s Black Cellar Club To Host Blacc Fest X Langa Wine & Spirits Festival

The Black Cellar Club (BLACC) is to host its first wine and spirits festival in November at the Guga s’Thebe Arts & Culture Centre in Langa.

 

Is This Durban’s Contender For Sa’s Most Instagrammable Coffee Shop?

 

#foodnextafrica: Braai Goods Online And On-demand

Gauteng startup MyBraai has taken a popular South African past-time and turned it into a thriving online business...

 

#onthebigscreen: Table Manners, Smallfoot, And A Simple Favor

This week sees the release of two South African films: the mind-blowing The Recce and the charming Table Manners as well as Smallfoot, A Simple Favor and Night School...

 

13 Amazing Women Behind South African Craft Gin

The South African craft gin industry is growing steadily, with women taking a leading role in this exciting industry. On ?

 

Calendar Sept. 28-oct. 4, 2018

Brunches, concerts, support groups and more for the coming week

 

This Beer Is The Perfect Dog Treat

A U.S couple has launched Good Boy Dog Beer, a port, chicken or vegetable based beverage for dogs.

 

This Beer Is The Prefect Dog Treat

A U.S couple has launched Good Boy Dog Beer, a port, chicken or vegetable based beverage for dogs.

 

Global Alcohol Spirits Market 2018 – Jose Cuervo, Patrón, Lvmh – Tech Elector

 

Fine Dining Restaurant Opens At Landmark Constantia Nek Site

Fine dining with a view!

 

Own Scottish Leader’s I See A Different You Gift Pack

Get your hands on one of them before they sell out!

 

Stella Artois Celebrates The ‘art Of Living’ In Film Series Featuring Artisans

Stella Artois states in its ‘Joie de Biere’ campaign that it believes that life is most enjoyable when every moment is savoured. In a new digital series, ‘The Art of Living,’ as part of the ca

 

5 Ways To Save Money While Studying Abroad

Remember, making the most of your trip doesn’t necessarily mean making the most of your credit limit, and you can use these tips to avoid running up your credit card bill.Read More?

 

Meet The Maker: Monks Gin

Only a few short months ago a new gin was added to South Africa's repertoire and it was a noteworthy gem.

 

Cracking The Glass Ceiling: Are Female Chef Awards Empowering Or Oppressive?

 

Celebrating Arthur Guinness, Founder Of The Famous Dublin Brewery, On His Birthday

Happy Birthday to the man who invented Guinness and put Dublin's St. James' Gate Brewery on the map. Sláinte!

 

Paul Cluver Sauvignon Blanc 2018: A Splendid Way To Usher In Summer

Summer and white wines are synonymous with good times. With the onset of long lazy days and breathtaking sunsets, the new release Paul Cluver Sauvignon Blanc 2018 is guaranteed to make the warmer weat

 

Campbell Couple Arrested After Fight Involving Sprite Can And Rock

A married couple was arrested following a domestic dispute involving a Sprite can and a rock.

 

“where Is The Next Opportunity? It’s In Asia. And, In Asia, The Opportunity Is China”

Of all the statistics bandied around at the Cape Wine exhibition in Cape Town earlier this month, one in particular stood out: 37% of South African wineries don't make a profit.

 

Reverie Chenin Blanc 2017

Dreamy. Jacques de Klerk of The Winery of Good Hope has for some time made a particular Chenin Blanc under his own Reverie label , the 2017 more so than ever.