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< Monday 18 March 2019 >

De Grendel Rubaiyat Adds Mundus Vini Gold to Its Creaking Trophy Cabinet

In the most recent Mundus Vini Spring Tasting, De Grendel’s signature red wine, Rubaiyat, scooped yet another prestigious gold medal to add to its long list of accolades. The award-winning 2015 vintage already bagged one platinum, 3 golds, 1 double gold as well as the Trophy for the South African Wine of the Year from China Wine & Spirits Awards.

 

Creation: “Where the Magic Begins”

With Creation enjoying such a proud reputation for wine and food pairing – among others a four-times winner of the prestigious KLINK ‘Great Pairings’ award  –  it is not surprising that the team has a natural affinity for sommeliers! Hence the day-long Creation ‘Sommelier Sojourn’ which took place in February and was attended by nine of South Africa’s finest sommeliers.

 

Ace of Spades Champagne: The Biggest Scam In Wine History

Thanks to its iconic logo that makes it immediately recognizable, the Armand de Brignac Champagne is known worldwide also under the name Ace of Spades.

 

This ‘Molecular Coffee’ Is Brewed Entirely Without Beans

Take the animal out of meat, and you’ve got fake meat. Take the dairy out of milk and you have soy or almond milk. But what happens when you try to take the bean out of the coffee?

 

Chilli Bean Sliders With Sweetcorn Salsa

 These mini vegan burgers are so healthy and super easy to make.

 

Diemersdal Makes Hot News with ‘Frozen’ Sauvignon Blanc

Diemersdal Estate from Durbanville has received the first international accolade for its revolutionary Winter Ferment Sauvignon Blanc, winning a Gold medal at the Concours Mondial du Sauvignon held this year in Udine in Italy‘s Friuli region. Diemersdal Winter Ferment 2018, the farm’s second vintage of this specific wine style, was one of six South African wines to win Gold at this year’s competition, which drew 1 010 entries from 36 countries.

 

Easter weekend special at Jordan Luxury Suites

Spend Easter weekend nestled amongst the vineyards, enjoying a picnic for 2 and a Reserve Wine Tasting at Jordan Wine Estate.

 

Bonang Launches Her Own Mcc

Queen B is now a proud MCC connoisseur and bringing us 'House of Bonang'!

 

Cape Town Welcomes First-ever Pintxos Bar

Sotano in Bree Street recently opened a pintxos bar serving elevated bar snacks for the after work crowd...

 

Watch: The Coke And Milk Drink That’s Dividing The Internet

The bizarre coke and milk concoction is getting mixed reviews on social media with those who have tried it either loving it or totally hating it.

 

A Celebration Of Hemel-en-aarde Pinot Noir

SA Pinot Noir is world-class A celebration of Hemel-en-Aarde Pinot Noir by Roland Peens ? Director WineCellar.co.za The wines of Burgundy are the hottest wines in the world right now. Prices of the mo

 

Three Hilarious Reactions To Bonang And Somizi Reunion

Bonang Matheba now has champopo in her name, and she and Somizi Mhlongo are on speaking terms again.

 

Asá, Mr Eazi To Headline The Bassline Fest This Africa Day

Twelve of the continent's freshest entertainers are set to raise the bar this year when the Bassline Fest returns to celebrate Africa Day on 25 May 2019 at Johannesburg's Constitution Hill...

 

Louis Vuitton Pulls Michael Jackson-inspired Clothing In The Wake Of Leaving Neverland

Louis Vuitton is pulling Michael Jackson-inspired items from its autumn/winter 2019 menswear collection, as controversy mounts following the release of the HBO documentary Leaving Neverland...

 

Bring The Cocktail Bar To You With This Easy Recipe For Ginger Whipped Whisky Cocktails

Ginger beer and whisky ? a marriage made in heaven.

 

Watch: Cocktail Magic With Cape Town Gin Co

We?re keeping summer alive with fresh strawberries and the zing of Cape Town Gin Co's grapefruit gin. Here?s how to make this tantalising cocktail...

 

Why Orange River Cellars’ Sauvignon Blanc Was 2018’s Talk Of The Town

 

Here?s Where You Can Buy Vanilla Coke, Fanta Cherry & More In Sa!

Need to satisfy your sweet-tooth? Check out Sweet & Soda!

 

See David Higgs’s Saint As You’ve Never Seen It Before

 

Fantastic Sa Wine In London And Why Oyster Ice Cream Is The Most Unusual Thing I’ve Tasted

This week Dan Nicholl continues his fine dining activities at one of London's best restaurants.

 

Did Bonang Matheba And Somizi Call A Truce On Longstanding Feud?

It seems the feud is over!

 

Asu Optimistic Remy Martin Can Play Through Groin Injury Vs. St. John’s

A groin injury likely won't keep Arizona State guard Remy Martin from playing in the NCAA Tournament First Four game against St. John's.

 

What Is It About Gin That Has Inspired A Trend?

After centuries of mediocrity, gin is holding its own once again, with craft distilleries and weird and wonderful varieties hitting the shelves

 

Downtown?s Newest Hotel Bar Serves Southern Snacks

The cocktail bar at the Madison has pickled shrimp and spicy pimento cheese

 

Pepsi?s New Japan Cola Has A Special Ingredient

While Starbucks Japan boasts a never-ending parade of special Frappuccino flavors, the American coffeehouse isn?t the only foreign outfit to adapt its product lineup to Japan. Pepsi, through its partn

 

Coca-cola Reveals How Much Plastic It Really Makes

The company admits to making the equivalent of 200,000 plastic bottles a minute.

 

Tfs Financial (tfsl) Touches $16.54 Formed H&s; Pernod Ricard Ord Ordinary Shares (pdrdf) Si Decreased By 54.74%

PERNOD RICARD ORD ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:PDRDF) had a decrease of 54.74% in short interest. PDRDF's SI was 47,300 shares in March as released by FINRA. Its down 54.74% from 104,500 shares previously

 

Remy Cointreau Ff Ordinary Shares (otcmkts:remyf) Could Burn Your Long Portfolio After More Shorts

The stock of REMY COINTREAU FF ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:REMYF) registered an increase of 0.81% in short interest. REMYF's total short interest was 324,200 shares in March as published by FINRA. Its up

 

Stamford Police Arrest Sleeping Man In Car Holding Hennessy Bottle

STAMFORD - A Bridgeport man was found sleeping in his car on Bedford Street on Monday morning, holding an empty bottle of Hennessy cognac, police said. Phillip Salvatore Torres, 31,

 

Concours Mondial Du Sauvignon 2019

The Concours Mondial du Sauvignon 2019 attracted over 1000 entries from 26 countries with judging held in Udine, Italy. Results were announced yesterday with