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< Thursday 11 October 2018 >

A Bounty Of Medals For Nederburg At Recent Wine Competitions

The Nederburg winery near Paarl achieved a combined total of 41 medals at the recent 2018 Veritas Awards and 2018 Michelangelo International Wine & Spirits Awards.


How the Tequila Boom Could Go Bust

Volatile prices, high expenses and the agave plant’s seven-year growth cycle are driving farmers out of business.


Stellenbosch Vineyards Wins Gold At Michelangelo Wine and Spirits Awards 2018

Constantly striving for authentic excellence, Stellenbosch Vineyards won five gold medals at the 2018 Michelangelo International Wine and Spirit Awards.


The Commissary set to shift Cape Town’s cuisine scene

AN exciting approach to pared down, no-nonsense, dinner-only dining, care of rock star restaurant duo Chef Wesley Randles and Simon Widdison, and under the mentorship of Luke Dale Roberts, looks set to shift Cape Town’s cuisine scene!


Men who drink two cups of coffee a day could double their chance of becoming a father, study suggests

Men who drink just two cups of coffee a day could double their partner’s chance of falling pregnant.


Chenin Blanc – What’s not to love?

“What’s your favourite wine?” If I’ve been asked this once, I’ve been asked it a thousand times and I’m never sure if they mean what is my most memorable bottle of all time or rather, my most often purchased, best-quality-relative-to-price label.


Who will be the Old Fashioned cocktail world champion?

Old Fashioned Cocktail Week, the international bar celebration 1-10 November 2018, raises the standards even higher this year.


Get your beer on at the annual October Festival at Perdeberg Winery

It’s that time of the year again when Perdeberg Cellar brings you their annual fun-filled, jam-packed October Festival. Taking place on Saturday, 27 October 2018, this day is specifically created for the whole family as both adults and kiddies will be able to thoroughly enjoy the activities, food and drinks on offer.


High Hops: New Zealand Ministry Pumps Millions Into Craft Beer

Ministry of primary industries takes part in project to create a new hops and beer for export


5 Tips For An Old Fashioned From Rudolf De Vos Of The House Of Machines

In our ongoing efforts to explore and exploit the infinite possibilities of the Old Fashioned, we took at look at how it’s approached on a global scale and turned our sights south...


Chef From Michelin-starred Restaurant To Open Avant-garde Restaurant On Cape Wine Estate


Tempelhoff Goes Downtown And Sky-high With The Launch Of Fyn

A restaurant that’s been “simmering on the backburner” for 22 years is about to change the way gourmands perceive dining out in Cape Town’s CBD. Simply titled FYN, Afrikaans for fine in what h


Guinness To Release Special Beer For Baltimore Beer Week

With its Halethorpe brewery open, Guinness plans to release a special Maryland-centric beer for Baltimore Beer Week. The Guinness Crosslands Honey Ale is made with Maryland honey from Apex Bee Comp…


Ghana To Host Afrima 2018

The African Union Commission (AUC) announced the programme of the 2018 All Africa Music Awards (Afrima). The fifth Afrima will be held in the Gold Coast City of Accra, Ghana from 21-24 November 2018..


The Light House Boutique Suites A Pearl Within The Paarl Winelands

A short 45-minute drive outside of the Mother City, lies a pearl within a pearl; a luxury guesthouse tucked into a verdant oasis of clipped hedges, flowering bushes, and winding garden paths, in the c


Westlife’s Brian Mcfadden To Tour South Africa In November

Irish singer-songwriter Brian McFadden will bring his Soul Jam tour to South African audiences in November 2018...


#onthebigscreen: Lady Gaga, A Masked Killer, And Four Single Moms

A Star Is Born, Hell Fest and Baba Mamas open at SA cinemas this weekend...


Hannah Cornelius Murder Trial Postponed

CAPE TOWN: The trial of the accused in the murder of Maties student Hannah Cornelius has been postponed for three months to allow for a judge to be assigned to the case. On Thursday, the friend of Cor


Whisky Descended From Vikings (and Just As Rare)

A pair of sherry-seasoned casks as old as many of our readers yielded just 274 bottles of Highland Park 50 Year Old.


Shortmarket Club Chef Duo Go Back To Basics With The Commissary

Shortmarket Club co-founders Chef Wesley Randles and Simon Widdison are set to pare things down with their new dinner-only dining eatery in Cape Town...


First Taste: Japanese Fine Dining Meets South African Flavours At Tjing Tjing Momiji


Shanghai Food & Drink Gossip: October 2018

This month's serving of sinfully delicious news comes with a side of hairy crabs.


Remy Martin Poised For Breakout Season As Asu’s Starting Point Guard

Remy Martin is set to lead the team back to the promised land this year.


Your Handy A-z Guide To Jozi’s Sanlam Handmade Contemporary Fair

This year's Sanlam Handmade Contemporary Fair promises to be a celebration of the most eyebrow-raising, delicious and arresting food, design and fashion that SA has to offer.


Sleepover Themed Party Set For Edinburgh Cocktail Week 2018

Old Fashioned, Mojito or Margarita? Whatever your tipple Edinburgh Cocktail Week has a programme of events that includes everything from a tequila-themed sleepover party to a whisky escape room challe


All The 2018 Amasa Award Winners

The 2018 AMASA Awards winners were announced last night, Wednesday, 10 October 2018, with sports management consultancy, Playmakers, named the inaugural Agency of the Year and overall Roger Garlick?



Market study report Titled Asia-Pacific Gin Market 2018 Industry Research Report is now available at 99MarketResearch. This one of a kind report details every aspect of the Global Gin industry an


Khaya Dladla Searches For His Biggest Fan On Tropika Smooth Fan This Week

The debut season of Tropika Smooth Fan is here and this week, Khaya Dladla is the first celebrity to put his biggest fans to the test as they compete to prove they are the star’s smoothest fan. Khay


Feriadão Chegando, Calor E… Samba! Vem Ver A Programação Das Rodas Em Bh

Em parceria com o Almanaque do Samba - A Casa do Samba de Minas Gerais, o Bhaz dá as dicas mais legais das rodas de bambas de BH e na região metropolitana. Neste feriado, tem muita música para adul


#thirstythursday: Black-owned Alcohol Brands We Are Loving

Locally made, we are loving these drinks