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Any good wine snob knows that, despite the term’s intended negative connotation, the label should really be worn like a badge of honor. Sure, some beer lovers or, even worse, casual wine drinkers might find that snobbery worthy of derision, but they clearly don’t understand the difficulty, dexterity and dedication necessary to reach that level.
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A special occasion or a special night is incomplete if you do not toast it with a perfect cocktail. And when it comes to the Mother City there is an abundance of talent when it comes mixology and creating beautiful concoctions. Choosing the right cocktail and bar could also be tricky or even daunting at times, avoid falling back into force of habit by settling for your everyday Mojito at your local watering hole.
De Krans, widely known as being one of SA’s leading port-style wine producers, once again showed that they are more than a one trick pony at the recent 2019 National Wine Challenge Awards. Their Cape Vintage Reserve 2016 was awarded the Grand Cru Award (Best in Category) as well as a Double Platinum and position on the sought-after Top 100 SA Wines for 2019. The awards were announced at a special event on Thursday, 9 May at Spier Wine Farm in Stellenbosch.
The Labia, Cape Town’s cherished independent cinema, celebrated its 70th anniversary with the first international screening of Rocketman, just three days after the film on the life and times of Elton John, was launched at the Cannes Film Festival in France. Roodeberg, the legendary red wine which also turns 70 this year, joined in the celebrations.
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