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5 Reasons Why `The Vineyard` is the Greatest Wine-Centric Horror Film You’ll Stream This Halloween

The wine world and the horror world rarely collide—save for one infamous line in The Silence of the Lambs.


Why You Should Not Be Saving Your Champagne For A Special Occasion

Ooh, la la! You’ve gotten your hands on a fancy pants-bottle of sparkling wine. And it’s not just sparkling wine — it’s Champagne. (Yes, there’s a difference!) Classy gal or guy that you are, you don’t want to down this Champagne on just any old Tuesday.

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Why don’t all beer bottles have screw caps?

The main reason breweries don’t use twist-offs is because they’re not as reliable a seal.  Screw caps don’t create as airtight of a closure, allowing more oxygen permeation. Oxygen is the enemy of fresh beer, so even tiny amounts of air sneaking into your bottle can eventually stale your beer.


New bar Incognito brings allure to The Alphen

Constantia’s newest bar and events venue, Incognito, opened at The Alphen Boutique Hotel last week, adding a sleek sophistication to the luxurious property’s historic class.


Nederburg Helps 70 Household Vegetable Gardeners Get To Market With Qhubeka Bicycles

Top image: Twenty Paarl East participants in the Impilo Household Vegetable Garden Establishment and Grey Water Harvesting Project of the Western Cape Department of Agriculture, in cooperation with the Great Commission Networks (GCN) NPC, together with family members.  Each of the project participants received a Qhubeka bicycle, funded by Nederburg Wines.


A Dinner Date With Chenin Blanc

Just at the thought of a dinner date, one gets butterflies in the tummy!


Share the best of summer with Roodeberg Rosé

Roodeberg, the legendary South African classic that has been creating memorable moments since 1949, has launched a generous Rosé that is sure to bring friends together this summer.


A Sizzling New Look Makes The Lawns At The Roundhouse Cape Town’s Ultimate Summer Hotspot

It has long been something of a local secret. Cradled by the folds of the Table Mountain National Park and sheltered by towering oaks and whispering stone pines, The Roundhouse has long been one of t


Bombay Sapphire Introduces A Gin Paint That Enhances The Flavour Of Your Drink

The gin paint will be launched nationwide in the coming months.


Pepsico To Invest $5 Million In Agriculture

The maker of Lay's, Kurkure and cola brands like Pepsi is meeting companies who are investing to digitally connect 10 million retailers along with 600 million consumers with the supplier.


10 Things We Learned About Clement Maosa On Tropika Smoooth Fan

In another exciting episode of Tropika Smoooth Fan this week, Skeem Saam actor Clement Maosa was on the hunt to find his smooothest fan while viewers at home uncovered some


#creativemornings: How These Dark Chocolate Makers Stay Honest

How honest can two artisanal dark chocolate-makers be? Well, that's the question Honest Chocolate founders Anthony Gird and Michael de Klerk tried to unpack at the recent Creative Mornings talk at the


Heineken Malaysia Bags 3 Putra Brand Awards

KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 29): Heineken Malaysia Bhd bagged three awards at the Putra Brand Awards 2018 last week in recognition of its brand building efforts as an integral business investment, measured by c


Posh Soft Drink Lovers Unhappy As San Pellegrino Adapts Recipe To Avoid Sugar Tax

For some, the sugar tax just got real


3 Award-winning Local Méthod Cap Classique’s You Have To Try

There are some great, homegrown MCC's that are award-winning and definitely worth a try


American Bar’s Maxim Schulte Develops New Gin With Beefeater

On the heels of his victory at Beefeater’s MIXLDN 7 competition, bartender Maxim Schulte has developed a new limited edition expression of Beefeater gin du


Cincin?s Adamo Balsamo Bags Title At Maiden Beluga Cocktail Masters India 2018

Indian Hospitality Sector News - , F&B-Over 200 bartenders across the country aligned themselves to put together delectable cocktails made with Beluga and learn global tricks about bartending.


Nescafé Brings Texture And Functionality To Rtd Coffee

Coffee giant Nescafé will launch two new RTD coffee drinks next year: eyeing up a new world of texture and functionality for coffee lovers with its Cold Whipped Lattes and Coffee Protein Smoothies.


Beer Wars: Nb, Guinness Lose Ground To Competition, Weaker Purchasing Power – Businessday

For the first time in decades, shareholders in Nigerian Breweries and Guinness Plc, which together have dominated the country’s beer market will have to worry about their continued dominance of the


Beer Wars: Nb, Guinness Lose Ground To Competition, Weaker Purchasing Power 

For the first time in decades, shareholders in Nigerian Breweries and Guinness Plc, which together have dominated the country’s beer market will have to worry about their continued dominance of the


High Fives All Round For Fcb Africa Clients On Top Brands Lists

Palms are stinging at FCB Africa's offices in Cape Town and Johannesburg from high-fiving the myriad client/agency teams after their phenomenal performance in the Sunday Times 2018 Top Brands survey..


Tbo Touch’s New Gin Available In Major Retailers

DESTINY Magazine - Congratulations go out to Tbo Touch, also known as Thabo Molefe, whose new line of gin is now available in some of the biggest retailers in the country.


Meat-free Monday: Try This Mouth-watering Beetroot & Chèvre Terrine [recipe]

CHEFS Cape Town Head Chef, Jenny Ward shares a delightful Meat-Free Monday recipe.


Whats On At Whisky & Spirits Live

The 2018 Whisky & Spirits Live Festival will offer at least 300 fine whiskies and other premium spirits to taste at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg from 31 October-2 November 2018...


Sainsbury’s Own Brand £16 Gin Beat Tanqueray, Beefeater And Gordon’s In Taste Test

Judges praised the 'complex and balanced' spirit for its 'exuberant aroma and freshness'.


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Himanshu Desai Becomes 1st Indian To Compete In Remy Martin Bartender Talent Academy

Every year through the Bartender Talent Academy, Rémy Martin scouts the globe to find the most passionate up and coming bartenders.


Suncoast View Tastes Gin All The Way From South Africa

SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - Michael Klauber and his wife, Terri, often lead wine-focused trips to different regions of the world. During a recent trip to South Africa, they discovered more than just wine. T


The Origins Of Booze At Breakfast

Boozy breakfast has become millennials' favoured way to start the weekend – brunch.


Raise A Spirit To The Spirits At This Local Day Of The Dead Celebration

Featuring Hispanic cuisine, culture and music, the Dia de Los Muertos party on Nov. 2 at Hotel Monaco will celebrate the Day of the Dead.