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< Thursday 7 February 2019 >

One-Bowl Boozy Blood Orange Cupcakes

These cupcakes are incredibly moist with a big hit of citrus and a perfectly pink cream cheese frosting – the perfect treat for a special someone!

 

Playboy Releases New Red Wine To Mark Its 65-year Anniversary

Winemaker Lot18 has teamed up with Playboy Enterprises, Inc. to produce the ‘Playboy California Red Wine’, a limited edition, high-quality blend crafted for wine aficionados and Playboy fans alike.

 

Harry Potter Inspired Beer Festival To Launch In The US

The Wizards and Witches Beer Festival, organised by Rock Star Beer Festivals, is described as a “wizarding world of wonders complete with magic, debauchery and mischief,” according to its Facebook event.

 

Sipping On Flagstone`s Cult Favourite: Dragon Tree Cape Blend

It’s time once again for Wine of the Month Club! I have sampled some delicious wines over the past few months and now I’m back, ready to introduce you to my favourite wine for February 2019, Flagstone Dragon Tree Cape Blend. This warm and rich ruby red wine enjoys cult status amongst red wine lovers and according to Flagstone, it’s the wine their own winemaking team buys more of than any other. Enough said. Here’s why it’s my Wine of the Month Club this February.

 

Riebeek Cellars rebrands to Riebeek Valley Wine Co.

On Friday, 18 January 2019, a new era has begun in the Riebeek Cellars’ proud winemaking tradition with their new company name, Riebeek Valley Wine Co. They hosted a successful and informative launch at their cellar to inaugurate their new name to the public and trade.

 

De Krans Moscato Perlé – a refreshing alternative to a bubbly

The Premium Moscato Perlé White from De Krans remains a crowd favourite since its maiden vintage in 2012, and the Moscato Red has similarly proved its popularity since its launch two years ago. The word Moscato, still a growing style in South Africa, refers to the grapes used (Muscadel or Muscat de Frontignan in the case of De Krans), while perlé refers to its sparkling character.

 

Simphiwe Dana’s Annual Congregation At The Lyric Theatre

The Simphiwe Dana congregants will once again worship at the 'Church of Dana' when Bassline Live and Radio 2000 present the Simphiwe Dana Annual Congregation live at The Lyric Theatre, Gold Reef City,

 

Rosebank’s New Momo Kuro Continues The Momo Revolution

 

You Can Get A Free Diamond This Valentine’s Day From Kraken Rum

It's not too good to be true, Kraken Rum are giving away rare black diamonds this Valentine's Day

 

Davido To Perform At Shimmy Beach Club

Fresh from his performance at the O2 Arena in the UK, the reigning king of Afro-beats, Davido, will perform a one-night-only show at the Shimmy Beach Club in Cape Town on 9 March 2019...

 

4th Bar Awards To Celebrate Sa’s Best Cocktails And Mixologists

The fourth annual Bar (Bartending Accolades and Recognition) Awards will be held on 11 March 2019; additional activities such as masterclasses and cocktail offers will also be held ahead of the award

 

Opposition To Israeli Company’s Clover Takeover Bid

Human rights and Palestine solidarity organisation Boycott, Disinvestment and Sanctions SA has voiced its opposition to the intended takeover.

 

Martell Boosts Pernod Ricard Half-year Sales

Pernod Ricard has reported an organic sales growth of 7.8% to ?5.18 billion (US$5.87bn) in the first half of its fiscal year driven by the ?strong? performances of Martell Cognac and Jameson Irish whi

 

Indie Rock Band Shortstraw To Kick Off Epic Backsberg Picnic Series Line-up

Bass guitarist Russell Grant says the band is looking forward to performing at the outdoor venue for the first time this Sunday.

 

Valentine’s Day Drinks You Will Love

Forget champagne and sparkling wine and try these.

 

Indie Rock Band Shortstraw To Kick Off Epic Backsberg Picnic Series Line-up

Bass guitarist Russell Grant says the band is looking forward to performing at the outdoor venue for the first time this Sunday.

 

Pernod Posts 4% Sales Growth In U.s. In First Half

Pernod Ricard saw its U.S. sales rise in line with the overall market in its first half through December, increasing by 4%. The company said solid organic growth as well as price increases on key bran

 

6 Of The Best Cocktail Bars In Buenos Aires

To get a general idea of how the people of Buenos Aires drink, you need only go inside a grocery or convenience store.

 

Beer Review

Under the guidance of Associate Editor Jeff Gardner, the Tucson Weekly Brew Review Crew undertook the dangerous assignment of reviewing various craft beers submitted to us ahead of Arizona Beer Week.

 

Just Announced: Jamaica Rum Festival

In keeping with Jamaica being marketed as a hub for gastronomy, it was announced on Wedne...

 

High Hopes, Not Much Dope In Marijuana Beer And Gin

It?s now okay to smoke cannabis, or at least it?s legal as long as you don?t buy your supply. But what about drinking it?

 

Brimstone Meets With Pro-palestinian Body Over Clover Buy Out

Palestine solidarity organisation BDS South Africa said it had a "positive and productive meeting" with Brimstone over its proposed multi-billion rand buy out of Clover.

 

Cardi B And Monet X Change Star In New Pepsi Commercial: Watch

Cardi B and Pepsi have teamed up for another ad, which will premiere during the 61st Grammy Awards on Sunday (Feb. 10).

 

Great White Mtb & Trail Run: Saturday, 20 April 2019

Explore the magnificent Walker Bay Fynbos Conservancy trails.You can choose between 3 Mountain Bike - and 3 Trail Run options.The event will be hosted on Eas...

 

Sauvignon Blanc Round-up

There is plenty of clean, fresh and ultimately forgettable Sauvignon Blanc around but here are four that stood out in a recent tasting of new releases: Fortes

 

Company Launches World’s First Non-alcoholic, Cannabis-infused Beer

Now that recreational marijuana is legal in Canada and 10 US states (with potentially more on the way), businesses are finding increasingly innovative ways