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The best way to pack beer for air travel

Packing beer in your checked luggage is the way to go as there’s no way you’ll get that bottle or can through security in your carry-on, unless you’ve poured it into a collection of 3-ounce shampoo bottles. 

 

Wining, Dining And Sharing Stories In Khayelitsha

Nederburg, in collaboration with popular township entrepreneur, Siyabonga Mbaba, recently hosted an inspired evening of wining, dining and story-telling in the bustling township of Khayelitsha near Cape Town. 

 

LG launches Keurig-style pods that make 5 different kinds of beer

LG’s new beer-making machine is targeted at brew enthusiasts, but don’t expect it to serve you up a glass in an instant. 

 

The Must-Have Accessories for Those Just Starting to Appreciate Wine

Have you just recently started to appreciate the joys of collecting wine and sharing a glass with friends and family? Are you in the process of building your own wine collection and want to be sure you’re up on all the latest accessories that go along with your own curated collection? If you have answered yes to these questions then you’ll want to read on and check out this list of must-have wine accessories. While you may not need all of them, certainly a few of these will add to your new passion.

 

UK Company Launches Edible Tea Range

UK based Nim’s Fruit Crisps has launched its own range of tea and infusions.

 

Ginger shots to replace Tequila shots in 2019

The Door, a culinary and hospitality consulting agency, polled over fifty food experts across America for their insight and predictions on what food and drink trends we can expect in 2019.

 

This Tia Maria Espresso Martini Will Have You Buzzing

Coffee-spiked cocktails have come a long way since classics like the whiskey-laced Irish Coffee (1940s/‘50s), the White Russian (1960s, but later popularized by the film The Big Lebowski) and the Espresso Martini (1980s/’90s) entered the lexicon.

 

Firm Halts Energy Drink Sales After Customer’s prolonged Erection

SX Energy Natural Power drink (pictured), produced by Revin Zambia, is exported around the region including to Uganda, where the consumer also complained of profuse sweating.

 

Q&a W/ Tania Kleintjes-moses: Chenin Blanc, Women In Wine And Proud Legacies

Spier Wine Farm's organic winemaker, Tania Kleintjes-Moses elaborates on why she chose a career in winemaking, why she thinks the industry is still very much a boy's club and how she is channelling he

 

How Wine Producers Are Protecting The Environment

As we release our annual green issue this month, we asked wine producers from around the world about what initiatives they have put in place to ensure their wineries are run sustainably.

 

Cape Seafood Spots To Get Hooked On

Every now and then you need a heaping helping of fresh seafood to make your week more bearable. If you're looking for a new place to indulge in your favourite fruits of the sea, here are a few that wi

 

Heineken’s Zero-alcohol Beer Comes To The U.s.

A cure for the Dry January blues? Heineken brings alcohol-free Heineken 0.0 to the U.S. and promises it has real beer taste.

 

Poison Of The Month: Icetropez

Your Definitive Guide to the City of Gold

 

Sa Leads The Way In Illicit Alcohol

Worryingly, South Africa tops the list of illicit alchol.

 

Heineken N.v. To Nominate Mrs. Ingrid-helen Arnold As Supervisory Board Member

Amsterdam, 9 January 2019- Heineken N.V. announced today that it will propose to the 2019 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on 25 April 2019.

 

Events In Cape Town In January

The Diamond Works Tour in the Cape Winelands Experience a truly luxurious South African excursion with the Diamond Works Cape Winelands experience. Start with the “Sparkling Tour” paired with prem

 

Lira, Mi Casa, Soweto String Quartet To Perform At 2019 Glenlivet Jazztown Sun Met

The Glenlivet JazzTown is set to return at the 2019 Sun Met, which will be held on 26 January 2019 at the Kenilworth Racecourse in Cape Town...

 

Hot First Dates And Good-time Drinks In Joburg: The Royale – Reviewed

 

Fortified Wine Market 2019, By Top Manufactures: Vinbros, Indage Vintners Limited, Backsberg Estate Cellars, Albina & Hanna, Bacardi, E. & J. Gallo Winery, Gruppo Campari, The Wine Group, Atsby Vermouth, Sogevinus Fine Wines

Press release - Orbis Research - Fortified Wine Market 2019, By Top Manufactures: Vinbros, Indage Vintners Limited, Backsberg Estate Cellars, Albina & Hanna, Bacardi, E. & J. Gallo Winery, Gru

 

Oskar Blues Brewery And Cigar City Release Bamburana Double Barrel-aged Imperial Stout

Oskar Blues Brewery and Cigar City Brewing are stoked to announce the release of their innovative new collaboration beer, Bamburana. The imperial stout, brewed with figs and dates, is double barrel-ag

 

New Gin Shop Opens In Kendal

A NEW shop dedicated to gin delicacies and unique tonics has opened in Kendal.

 

Constellation Brands Plunges Most In 6 Years On Forecast Cut

Shares of Constellations Brands Inc., the alcohol giant betting big on the cannabis industry, plunged after the company cut its profit outlook. It forecast a decline for the wine and spirits business

 

Pioneer Square?s Bad Bishop Is The Kind Of Good Bar Seattle Needs Now

This low-key place doesn't try too hard, isn't too pricey and might just be your new favorite hangout.

 

12 Sophisticated Soft Drinks For Dry January

Soft drinks are no longer the preserve of children?s parties. The category has caught fire recently as millennials continue to turn their backs on booze. In honour of Dry January, we?ve rounded up 12

 

12 Sophisticated Soft Drinks For Dry January

Soft drinks are no longer the preserve of children?s parties. The category has caught fire recently as millennials continue to turn their backs on booze. In honour of Dry January, we?ve rounded up 12

 

Oskar Blues Brewery And Cigar City Release Bamburana Double Barrel-aged Imperial Stout

Oskar Blues Brewery and Cigar City Brewing are stoked to announce the release of their innovative new collaboration beer, Bamburana. The imperial stout, brewed with figs and dates, is double barrel-ag

 

8 Of The Best Scottish Drinks To Toast The Bard With This Burns Night

Looking to toast Scotland's national bard on the 25th? Here are 8 great Scottish drinks we recommend to make the most of Burns Night.