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Dan Aykroyd Celebrates Crystal Head Vodka’s 10th Anniversary

Ten years ago, with several successful careers under his belt—of which included Academy Award-nominated actor (for the 1989 drama “Driving Miss Daisy”) , comedian (he was an original member of the “Not Ready for Prime Time Players” on “Saturday Night Live” and actually conceived and starred in the original “Ghostbusters”), musician (his musical sketch with John Belushi spawned an actual band, The Blues Brothers), businessman (he co-founded the House of Blues and filmmaker—Dan Aykroyd decided he needed another new venture.


The History Of Sangria

Whether served by the glass in a punch bowl, Sangria is well known for it fruity and zesty flavours. The best part about sangria? It’s a versatile drink that can be enjoyed during the heat of summer or during the colder seasons.

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Why Does Tequila Make You Drunk?

Okay, let’s cut to the chase. I don’t think I’ve ever met someone that doesn’t think tequila makes you crazy drunk.


Over 100 Champagnes Up For Tasting At The Absa Champagne Festival In Johannesburg

Synonymous with quality, luxury and opulence, champagne has been shorthand for celebration since the seventeenth century.


Grab Your Pot of Gold At The End Of The Glen Carlou Rainbow

“Despite an extra workload due to the record number of entries, judges were unanimous in agreeing that the standard of entries was the highest it has ever been in terms of both the wine and spirits categories.”


Creation Wines To Launch A Distinctive New Rose

From Creation Wines on the cool-climate Hemel-en-Aarde Ridge near Hermanus comes the exciting news that the team will soon be launching a delightfully different Rosé under the Creation label.

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The Most Awarded Organic Wine Ever From South Africa Does It Again At Veritas

The Waverley Hills SMV Shiraz/Mourvedre/Viognier 2013 again showed it consistency by winning another Gold Medal, this time at the 2018 Veritas Awards.


Revolutionary Sauvignon Blanc takes 2nd FNB Top 10 for Diemersdal

The ground-breaking Winter Ferment Sauvignon Blanc has just achieved its second consecutive FNB Top 10 Sauvignon Blanc accolade for Diemersdal Estate, the pioneering Sauvignon Blanc producer from Durbanville.


Experience the new Terroir Tasting at Jordan Wine Estate

The friendly wine ambassadors at Jordan Wine Estate are well known for their knowledge, passion and charm. Join us for our new Terroir tasting at the estate, select six wines from the list of award-winning wines.  Then all you need to do is just sit back and enjoy the panoramic views from our tasting terrace, whilst our knowledgeable wine ambassadors explain why the Jordan terroir is unique by nature’s design.


Boplaas named among most successful award-winners at Michelangelo 2018

Boplaas Family Vineyards has been singled out as one of top producers at the 2018 Michelangelo International Wine & Spirits Awards, which were announced on the weekend.   Now the largest competition of its kind in Africa, the competition received 2 255 entries this year.


Harbour House Makes Way For Fine-dining Restaurant


‘top Gun’ Pop-up Bar Wings By Huntington Beach

Do you feel the need... the need to sip fancy drinks? Head for Shorebreak Resort over a handful of special dates.


7 Apps Every Foodie Should Have


Wine Marketing Weekly. The Marijuana Issue

Weed, cannabis, dagga, marijuana or whatever you want to call it may be the biggest threat to face the wine industry in years? Or perhaps it is the biggest opportunity? Take a few minutes to peruse th


Hamilton Russell Expands Pinot Noir Operation To Oregon, USA

A touch of South African winemaking flair hit America in September when Hamilton Russell Vineyards cellarmaster Emul Ross headed to Oregon to oversee the ma


Viewpoint: Vodka Is A Known Carcinogen. Who Cares If Smirnoff Makes It Gmo-free?

Is there any marketing scheme more dishonest than the promotion of an alcoholic beverage as non-GMO? Smirnoff, which claims to be the “world’s No. 1


5 Joburg Coffee Shops For Creative Hustlers

Need to get out of the office? Check out these killer coffee spots for Creative Hustlers!


Disaronno Launches Limited-edition Trussardi Bottle


Kraken Partners With Dubai Duty Free In Spicy Halloween Activation

There?s a ?Kraken? tale behind the Black Spiced Rum which is featured for the first time at Dubai Duty Free in a 15-day promotion.


The Benefits Of Drinking Bottled Water

The consumption of water on a regular basis ensures that one can think, focus, concentrate and be alert for longer periods of time.


Garda Who Sexually Assaulted Friend As She Slept In Hotel Room Jailed

The pervert cop has since been booted out of the force


Table Bay Hotel?s Famous High Tea Gets Modern Re-imagining [review]

This offering by new pastry chef, Lee-Andra Govender is high tea at its best!


Local College Prepare To Host Unique Meet The Chefs Event

Local college prepare to host unique Meet the Chefs event


Video, Pictures: Emerging Designers Amarula Challenge

Thembani Selani, Algene Koeberg, Amanda Knots and Carlos Fritz end Day 1 of Mandela Bay Fashion Week on a high note


What To Expect From Open Streets Woodstock

The first Open Streets event for the 2018/19 season will be held in Sir Lowry/Victoria Road between Russell Street and Roodebloem Road in Woodstock, Cape Town on 28 October 2018...


Felsen, Strände Und Schildkröten

Die Seychellen kommen dem Paradies auf Erden ziemlich nahe.


Meet The Maker: Marius Bezuidenhout Of Black Horse

The end of the year is edging ever closer and the need for time away increases almost daily which is why...


Tanqueray No. Ten To Stage Dining Experience On Train

The Diageo-owned premium gin brand is hosting a curated gin experience aboard the Belmond British Pullman, as part of the luxury train operator's series of 'pop-up' dining events.


Altos Paloma Cocktail

This cocktail is perfect serve this weekend!


Moschino X H&m Collection Hits Sa Stores In November

Cartoons, shiny metallics, over-the-top accessories and statement-making prints are what characterise the much anticipated Moschino x H&M collection...