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7 Questions About Vermouth You’re Too Embarrassed To Ask


Originally created for medicinal purposes, vermouth has a long history and broad footprint. Everyone from the Romans to the ancient Greeks has crafted their own version.

 

Debbie Thompson Takes Over Role of Cellar Master at Simonsig Estate


Top image: Debbie Thompson

In her 20th year at Simonsig Estate in Stellenbosch, Debbie Thompson has been promoted to cellar master at this revered and pioneering third-generation winery. Thompson takes over the role of cellar master from Johan Malan under whom she has worked since joining Simonsig in 1999.

 

Cadbury Hot Chocolate Discontinued In South Africa


Winter’s fast approaching and nothing says comfort better than a piping mug of your favourite hot chocolate, but if that favourite hot chocolate happens to be covered in purple wrapping, we’ve got bad news for you: Cadbury hot chocolate has been discontinued nationwide.

 

Unleash the hunter, gather some Syrah!

Shop at Benguela Cove

Benguela Cove, 10 May 2019. – Fit enough for a countess, Carpaccio had become a big favourite on top restaurant menus. This simple dish of thinly sliced raw meat was invented in 1950’s by Giuseppe Cipriani from Harry’s Bar in Venice, Italy. The story goes that he had to prepare this for a countess in 1961 whose doctor instructed her to follow a strict diet of raw meats. The dish itself was named after the famous Italian painter Vittore Carpaccio whose art was recognised his use of vibrant reds. Of course this invites characterful red wines to the table and this is why we would like to invite you to visit Benguela Cove for the annual celebration of Seven Days of Shiraz and Venison.

 

Sighting of unbridled Survivor Wild Yeast Chardonnay


Survivor, the free spirited wine range inspired by the hardy indigenous Nguni cow, has released its Wild Yeast Chardonnay 2018 after a complete sell-out of previous vintages.

 

Woman Who Injured Man With Bottle At Dundee Party Said ?being Awesome? Was Her Only Crime


A woman who injured a man with a glass bottle told police the only crime she committed was ?being awesome?.

 

#africamonth: The Rise Of Afrocentrism And Its Impact On The Luxury Business


Africa has been a rich source of artistic inspiration for many parts of the world for centuries, but what's changing now is that Afrocentric culture is being spearheaded by the sons and daughters of t

 

Get Ready For A Day Of Dignified Debauchery At Noble Vice


Cape Town?s beloved boutique food and wine festival is coming to Gauteng

 

Korean Cafe Designed To Look Like A 2-D Black And White Pen Drawing


These are a handful of photos and a couple videos of Cafe Yeonnam-dong 239-20 in Seoul. It was designed to look like a 2-D black and white pen drawing. They really did a fantastic job -- so whimsical

 

The Slow Burn of Cafe Touba in Cape Town


 

Salt-of-the-earth Lukas Wentzel Epitomises All That Is Good About Wine In South Africa


Wade Bales speaks to the winemaker over lunch at Groote Post, paired with the estate?s excellent wines

 

Warm Up With These Cape Town Winter Food Specials


Capetonians live for winter menu specials. It is the one time of the year we get to sample the delicious food from various restaurants across the city and the Winelands at a fraction of the usual cost

 

Westfalia Fruit Cares And Conserves


Westfalia Fruit is one of the largest avo producers in the world. Their philosophy is to operate in an environmentally and socially responsible way.

 

Our Most Delicious Cookie And Biscuit Recipes


Who doesn't love to dunk? We round up our most delicious cookie and biscuit recipes of all time. There's chocolate, oatmeal, and even gluten free!

 

Gin & Tonic’s Link To Malaria


Fever-Tree is calling on people across South Africa and the world to join them in raising a glass to malaria’s demise and ...

 

Justin Martin Added To H2o Decade 2 Decade Festival Lineup


International headliner Justin Martin, has been added to the H2O Decade 2 Decade Festival lineup. The festival will be held at Wild Waters in Boksburg on 28 September 2019...

 

Spar Women?s Challenge Tshwane?s Loyal Ambassadors Said ?yes I Do?


Two of the long-time supporters and ambassadors of the SPAR Women?s Challenge Tshwane got married recently.

 

Heineken Enhances Production By 3d-printing Manufacturing Tools On-demand


Heineken is using the technology to improve machinery in its factories, enhancing safety and quality control by printing custom parts on-site while reducing costs and increasing efficiency.

 

Black Label Cup Is Chiefs’ Chance For Grace


The Black Label Cup offers the Amakhosi an opportunity for silverware after what was an embarrassing season

 

Tanqueray Has Launched Premixed Bottles Of G&t


OH MY GOD

 

6 Things To Know Before Opening A New Restaurant


 

Israelis, Palestinians Share Ramadan Meal At Sodastream


As Muslim employees of SodaStream are observing the month of Ramadan, the company broke the fast together at a celebratory Iftar dinner this week.

 

Has Craft Gin Gone Too Far? Here?s One Made From Foraged Elephant Poop


Golden in color, and distinctly earthy on the palate, this smooth booze is infused with ... excrement.

 

Zonke To Perform At Carnival City For One-night-only Concert


South African singer-songwriter Zonke Dikana, best known as just Zonke, will perform at Carnival City's Big Top Arena in Brakpan, East Rand for one night only on 15 June 2019...

 

Arch


At Arch, it?s aperitivo time in the front, cocktails in the back

 

Dover (dov) Stock Rallies 28% Ytd: What’s Working In Favor?


Shares of Dover Corporation DOV have rallied 28.8% year to date, aided by its stellar first-quarter 2019 results and an upbeat outlook for the.

 

Israelis, Palestinians Share Ramadan Meal At Sodastream


Nearly 3,000 Jews, Israeli Arabs, Palestinians and international guests break the fast together in a show of coexistence in the Negev-based factory.

 

Vadas Smokehouse & Bakery Is Ideal For Big Family Outings


Kit Heathcock heads to Spier Wine Farm in Stellenbosch to check out the latest food offering from chef PJ Vadas of Hoghouse fame

 

Exports Boost Sanpellegrino’s Performance In 2018


Italian mineral water and non-alcoholic beverage brand Sanpellegrino closed 2018 with a 4% annual increase in turnover to €928 million. Exports, which accounted for ...

 

At Sodastream Ramadan Break Fast, Hopes That Peace Will Bubble Up From Rahat


Interfaith iftar dinner for 2,000 Jewish and Arab employees highlights company's expansion to serve more marginalized populations at its 'Island of Peace'