35 articles trended in South Africa on

< Wednesday 14 November 2018 >

With Summer heating up, enjoy a glass of Cloudfall 2016 in the Sunny Tasting Garden at Haut Espoir

Join Haut Espoir in the Tasting Shed for a sunny walk through to the Tasting Garden where Mlo or Siyanda will guide you through the Franschhoek winery’s Summer wines.


The Strongest Gin In The World Will Melt Your Face

Smögen, a Swedish distillery, has created a London Dry gin that’s 165 proof called Strane Ultra Uncut. That’s 82.5 percent ABV, or 12.5 percent higher than many rubbing alcohols. Except unlike rubbing alcohol, you’re supposed to drink Ultra Uncut.


Packaging Spotlight: Fortune-Telling Wine Bottles That Connect Drinkers To A Tarot Reading

Kelly Taylor created Blood & Moon Fortune Telling Wine as a concept with an interactive label that puts a new spin on the tradition of consulting tarot cards for a personalized reading. 


Celebrating Summer With David Tlale

Boschendal is super proud to have collaborated again with the always inspiring David Tlale for AFIJoburgFashionWeek earlier in the month. The iconic fashion designer’s show closed the week with an extravagant showcase of his powerful Spring/Summer Collection. A stunning tribute to Africa and South African heroes like Nelson Mandela and Steve Biko. And of course, we brought the bubbles! Boschendal’s award-winning MCC to be precise.


You can now drink bubbly from a can, thanks to Chateau Del Rei

Embrace instant celebration with the fabulous flair of new Chateau Del Rei, the naturally sweet sparkling wine, conveniently packaged in a can for any occasion.


Fruit pickings and leisurely lunches at De Krans this summer

Summer brings with it many wonderful things. Long lazy days at the pool, sipping ice-cold cocktails, leisurely lunches and of course delectably sweet seasonal fruit. Look no further than De Krans Wines in Calitzdorp – currently TripAdvisor’s top destination to visit when in the region – for two of these summer sensations. During the months of November through to February De Krans invites visitors to partake in a farm favourite of picking seasonal fruit.


Breakers Brunch Will Fulfill All Your Summer Needs

The perfect answer to your summer breakfast and lunch needs is here - Tobago's Restaurant and Terrace, located at the Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront, has launched its new Dubai-style brunch sessions.


Brockmans Gin Introduces New Festive Winter Cocktails To Celebrate The Season In Style

For the festive season, Brockmans Gin, the gin like no other, is serving up a range of stylish, elegant and surprising gin cocktails. Each distinctly creative recipe draws out the blueberry and blackb


Allée Bleue’s Chic Picnics – “chicnics” – Are A Bucket List Summer Experience!

What do you get when you take a picnic, up its game to deliver a grand assortment of delicious, gourmet foods, and serve it in a lavish, al fresco setting on a wine farm? A “chicnic” of course –


How Bombay Sapphire Is Getting Consumers To Unleash Their Cocktail Creativity

The British gin brand is inviting consumers to get creative with their cocktails at an interactive pop-up bar in Toronto. Liquor brands are constantly experimenting with new ways to engage consumers t


Chris Tucker Tickles Our Funny Bones As He Tours Sa

American actor and stand-up comedian Chris Tucker toured South Africa last week with his new comedy show. Juanita Pienaar attended the Cape Town event and shares what she enjoyed most...


Festive Season At Grande Provence In Franschhoek

Indulge in a host of festivities at Grand Provence Heritage Wine Estate in Franschhoek this festive season from stylish dinners with all the trimmings to more leisurely outdoor events. Christmas lunch


When To Shake Or Stir Your Cocktails, According To Hendrick’s Gin Sea Ambassador Charmaine Thio

For the layman home bartender, knowing when to shake or stir your cocktails may be complicated. Let an expert school you now.


A New Ginger Beer Mixer To Spice Up Your Summer

Fitch & Leedes Spicy Ginger Beer takes the enjoyment of fine spirits to the next level.


Elevated Mall Dining At Canal Walk Eatery


Countdown To Christmas: 12 Of The Best Boozy Baubles, Advent Calendars And Crackers

We round up some decorative festive drinks to put the cheers into Christmas, says Sam Wylie-Harris.


Dessert Café Set To Open In Cape Town?s Northern Suburbs This Summer

Summer scooping at its finest!


Global Tequila Market 2018 Set For Rapid Growth 2023: Cazadores, Cabo Tequila, Herradura And Zarco

Global Tequila Market Report 2018: Intellect from Players, Type, Raw Materials, Generation, Distribution Channel, Ingestion, revenue (Mn/Bn USD) and Region ? Forecast till 2023. The shares and require



Groups campaigning on reducing sugar insist any milkshake above 300 calories should be banned.


Amarula Vanilla Spice Cream Liqueur

Distell is set to release a flavoured extension of its Amarula cream liqueur brand in the UK.


Dan Aykroyd Is Still Trying To Make ’ghostbusters 3’ Happen

"Ghostbusters 3" makes Dan Aykroyd feel good.


#musicexchange: Lily Hollows

The debut EP by neo-soul musician Lily Hollows, Little Glass Girl, came across my desk last week. I asked her some questions last week...


2019 Afcon: Nb Plc Charges Super Eagles To Beat South Africa 

Nigeria?s leading brewing company, Nigerian Breweries Plc has urged the Super Eagles to extract their pound of flesh from the Bafana Bafana of South Africa when the two sides meet on Saturday in a 201


Quoin Rock Shiraz 2015


Coca-cola Christmas Truck Tour Scaled Back In The Uk After Backlash From Campaigners

Coca-Cola's annual Christmas truck tour has been made shorter this year as health campaigners pressure the company.


Non-alcoholic Alternatives: The Taste Without The Hangover

Here are five delicious non-alcoholic drinks to try this summer.


Five Of Our Favourite Non-alcoholic Alternatives Worth A Try

DESTINY Magazine - If you’ve been paying attention to your local liquor store aisles, you might have noticed that in the past couple of years, the number of


Three Ships Whisky Celebrates Inspiring South Africans

[FEATURED] Making whisky is an art form


Visit Cape Town: Here’s How To Do It On A Budget

Cape Town can be expensive, especially over the festive season. But if you're on a budget, don't fret. There are loads of things to see and do... for mahala.


Sodastream Launches Celeb-packed Campaign Against Single-use Plastics

Starring Sir Rod Stewart as a singing sea turtle and Game of Thrones star Thor Björnsson, the campaign racked up millions of views on YouTube.