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On a recent trip to Paarl, I veered off the path most-travelled and ventured to one of South Africa’s lesser-known wine regions. Characterised by its off-the-beaten-path locations, cultural and culinary offerings, and a refreshing lack of bling, the Wellington wine route offers a novel perspective on the winelands of South Africa.

 

Gourmands are invited to savour the union of distinguished wines and gourmet cuisine with a weekend of culinary excellence in a magnificent wilderness setting.

 

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The just-released De Wetshof Limestone Hill, one of South Africa’s most popular unwooded Chardonnays, emphasises the reputation 2019 is attaining for being one of the best vintages for white wine in the Cape’s recent history. According to Johann de Wet, CEO of De Wetshof Estate in Robertson, the relatively wet 2018 winter put some much-needed moisture back into the soils. But it was the temperate weather conditions before and leading up to the 2019 harvest that resulted in optimum ripening of fruit in the vineyards.

 

Grupo Modelo has taken an innovative approach to environmentally friendly practices with an interlocking beer can that will do away with six-pack rings.

 

Coffee giant Starbucks is on an upswing: Its stock is up nearly 30% so far for 2019.

 
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Getaway in Brooklyn was comfortably full for a Saturday night, when I came in to try my first "shrub" ? an acidic beverage made from vinegar, fruit, sugar, club soda and zero alcohol.

 

Following a countrywide search to identify the most talented bartenders, five leading mixologists have been named as U.S. finalists in Caorunn Gin?s international cocktail competition, the 10 Year Swi

 

Recent changes to the list of critical skills that would qualify a foreigner for the Critical Skills visa could have a big impact on those wanting to work in South Africa. Immigration experts, Black P

 

Its not news that times are tight and cash strapped South Africans are having to cut costs. For many this may mean saying goodbye to family getaways, romantic breakaways, and time away with friends.

 

Five pieces of work have been selected by Absolut and Pernod Ricard from 500+ designs sent from all over the world for the location inspired edition

 

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Before Avant-Garde, the only things I knew about Russia was that it?s the progenitor of vodka, the world?s best caviar, and a rather depressing novelist called Dostoevsky. And so, upon arriving at the

 

Report of Commercial Capsule Coffee Machines Market provides all study material concerning summary, growth, demand and forecast analysis report altogether across the globe. Commercial Capsule Coffee M

 

(LOS ANGELES, CA) June 2019 ? Introducing Tippsy, the first digital platform to bring premium sake direct to U.S. consumers straight from Japan via an innovative storefront and monthly sake subscripti

 

Submissions will be assessed by a panel of seasoned critics, winemakers and sommeliers. Entries should be delivered to Villiera in Stellenbosch between 15 and 18 July 2019. Winners will be announced o

 

To commemorate the 10th year of the media and entertainment trade show - Mediatech Africa and Academy of Sound Engineers (ASE) have collaborated with Freshlyground to launch MasterMix - an inspiring n

 
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Karl Tessendorf delves into the furore around cannabis beer that's making waves in South Africa.

 

The most diverse cycling event in South Africa, October?s Cape Duo Challenge, is a three-day, four-stage event that offers riders paired road and mountain The most diverse cycling event in South Afric

 

Roust Group has confirmed a switch of CEO for its home market of Russia, with former Heineken executive Alexey Gulevich moving up to assume the role.

 

The lineup for the Ballito Pro 2019 Music Concert has been announced. The concert will be held at the Salt Rock Main Beach in KwaZulu-Natal from 4 to 5 July 2019...

 

The TOPS at SPAR Wine Show returns to GrandWest from July 11 to 13, delivering a three-day ensemble of wine-centred activities.

 

With Father's Day having just passed us by, Zodwa Kumalo-Valentine caught up with Samsonite brand ambassador Mohale Motaung to talk about his father's influence in his life, his passion for business a

 

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?Global Portable Oil-Free Air Compressors Market Analysis 2019? is an in-depth study on the specified Portable Oil-Free Air Compressors market, offering an estimation of the [...]

 

Results of the inaugural Best Value Pinotage Tasting aimed at finding the best examples of this variety costing between R60 and R100 a bottle are now out.

 

The new tasting menu of this Franschhoek wine estate eatery elevates SA staples like marog, rooibos and chakalaka to gourmet heights

 

These winter hideaways are the perfect excuse to visit the winelands during the cooler months.

 

 

WGSN editor and trend feed curator Polly Walters presented the company's trend forecast for spring/summer 2020 at the recent Source Africa in Cape Town...