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Diemersdal Increases its Focus on Research and Technology

Top image: Dr Carien Coetzee

Pioneering wine estate Diemersdal has contracted Dr Carien Coetzee, an experienced wine researcher and scientist, to assist this Durbanville winery in improving its technical and scientific capabilities aimed at continuing to produce cutting-edge wines, with the focus on its world-renowned range of Sauvignon Blancs.


4 Companies with the Best Office Bars

Office culture has changed since the Mad Men era of personal bar carts in every corner office. Mainly, things have gotten more egalitarian and far less Martini-soaked.


De Wetshof Makes List of World’s Top 15 Chardonnays with Bon Vallon

De Wetshof’s Bon Vallon Chardonnay 2018 has been adjudged one of the top 15 wines in this year’s Chardonnay du Monde, the world’s leading competition for wines made from the noble grape of Burgundy. Some 696 wines from 36 countries were judged by a panel of experts at Château des Ravatys, the wine estate of the Pasteur Institute at Saint Lager in the Burgundy wine region of France, with only 54 Gold medals awarded. De Wetshof’s Bon Vallon 2018, an unwooded wine, is one of only two South Africa wines to make the list of Top 15.


Salt-flavoured Vodka Provides A Good Shortcut To Making Great Cocktails

Here’s a spirit that gives new meaning to the phrase, “Pass the salt.”


Homemade Gnocchi with Porcini Mushroom Sauce


Chicken Pie with Porcini and Espresso Sauce


Magical Mushroom Pairings With A Vegan Wine from Delheim

When not manning the stoves at the Garden Restaurant, the chef likes nothing better than to comb the hillsides of Delheim in search of wild mushrooms.


Balance launches exciting new online game in support of elephant conservation

Balance, the quirky range of everyday wines synonymous with life’s lighter moments, has released an exciting new online game that has perfected the fine balancing act of having loads of fun while caring for the environment. 


Omega Speedmaster Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Limited Edition

It is now 50 years since mankind took its first daring steps onto the moon ? a moment that changed history (and the limits of possibility) forever. On this golden anniversary, OMEGA is celebrating the


Queen B Is Set To Launch Her Very Own Mcc

“Champagne daaaaarling” - Bonang Matheba.


Fireball Whisky Popsicles Defy Science And I Can’t Stop Eating Them


Afda Student Bags Most Promising Student Award At 54th Fleur Du Cap Awards

Live Performance student Nancy Sekhokoane strutted off the red carpet at the 54th Fleur du Cap Awards with the Most Promising Student Actor award, making it two on the trot for AFDA students at the aw


Breaking Away From The Traditional Retail Experience

Choosing a mattress has become a confusing and time-consuming process with so many different brands and beds out there with so many similar features. However, a local company is changing all of that..


Partner Content: Why This African Salt Is Loved By Top Chefs


Look: This Champagne Changes Colour When Chilled

A winemaker in France has launched a champagne that changes colour and design when it reaches a certain temperature.


Sodastream Introduces New Tonic Flavoured Syrup

Run out of tonic? No problem!


South Africa Is Sports World Cup Destination

South Africa's image has been boosted after the International Netball Federation announced Cape Town as the host city for the 2023 Netball World Cup last Thursday...


Matt Manning Over-delivers At Grub & Vine On Bree Street


Great Excitement Surrounds Strauss & Co’s March Sale Of Historically Significant Works

Strauss & Co has announced details of its extraordinary offerings from four major private collections due to be sold at its much-anticipated March 2019 auction in Cape Town...


#musicexchange: Trevor Jones

Dr Trevor Jones was awarded a Ministerial Lifetime Achievement Award for his outstanding contribution to film composition at the recent DCAS's Cultural Affairs Awards...


‘baffling’ List Of Random Low-value Items Stolen From Vulnerable Residents By Hoarder Working At Care Home

A CARE home worker who stole from the residents she was supposed to be looking after has escaped an immediate prison sentence.


The Ultimate Vegan Ordering Guide To Chipotle

Chipotle's vegan menu is packed with plant-based food options like burritos and tacos. This guide shows you how to order vegan at Chipotle.


Jwn Rum Sales Jump With New Products

Two new Appleton aged rums launched internationally pushed sales of the Jamaican rum brands owned by the Italian Campari Group eight per cent higher to ?91 million (J$13 billion) last year. The growth


Don?t Drink Green Beer: 17 Lucky And Lavish St. Patrick?s Day Cocktail Recipes

This St. Patrick?s day, make the choice between beer or whiskey easy by combining the two into an ?Irish Mimosa.? That recipe, plus a boozy take on the Shamrock Shake and a cockta?


Meet Your New Robot Barista, Serving 120 Cups Of Coffee An Hour


6 Cocktails To Sip On St. Patrick’s Day

We celebrate St. Patrick's life and the work he did every March 17. We don?t do this by going to church and being moral. We do this by drinking pitchers of green beer, eating pounds of aged Irish ched


Sa Wine Festival And Cluver Come To London

This is always an amazing event!


Judge Accused Of ‘unfair’ Trial In Jason Rohde Appeal

In his appeal, Jason Rohde, has said there were a number of violations to his right to a fair trial


16 Free Shows Happening In Orlando This Week

Wednesday, March 13:Eugene Snowden's Ten Pints of Truth 10 p.m. at Lil Indies, 1036 N. Mills Ave. The Daniel Heitz Band 10:30 p.m. at Tanqueray's,...


Vodka-maker Garnered Sufficient Damages In Action Over Infringing Trade Dress