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Some Alcoholic Genius Is Opening A Whisky Hotel In London

A boutique hotel celebrating whisky is opening at the Black Rock bar in London.


Tsogo Sun Hotels confirms its Michelangelo International Wine & Spirits Awards association

Top image: Ravi Nadasen, chief operating officer of Tsogo Sun.

In a celebratory year for Tsogo Sun Hotels, the company has announced the renewal of its headline sponsorship of the Michelangelo International Wine & Spirits Awards. Tsogo Sun Hotels this year celebrates its 50th anniversary as Africa’s leading hospitality group and no doubt its continued association with Africa’s leading wine and spirits competition, the Michelangelo International Wine & Spirits Awards, will ensure extra sparkle to Tsogo Sun’s year ahead.


SA`s Top Bartender To Take On Worlds Best In Glasgow Later This Year

Following this year’s Diageo World Class bartending competition, Owen O’Reilly was crowned South Africa’s best bartender 2019 after competing in 5 gruelling challenges alongside 7 of the top bartenders in South Africa last week at the Keyes Art Mile in Johannesburg.


Winter Wine Down Evening at De Grendel

On the last Friday of July, De Grendel’s Tasting Room is open until 19h00 for their popular Winter Wine Down Evenings.

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Call for Entry: Best Value White Blends and Red Blends

Wine Mag’s Best Value Tastings 2019 programme continues, this time with 1) White Blends and 2) Red Blends. The aim is to find the best examples of these varieties costing between R60 and R120 per bottle.


Jordan Winter Charity Drive – only 400 cases of wine left!

We have been overwhelmed with the generous support we have received from the community this year, for our Winter Charity Drive.  So much so, that we are running out of wine to give away!

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Tie-dye Frappuccino From Starbucks Is The New Drink Of The Summer

Move over, Unicorn Frappuccino?the Tie-Dye Frappe will be the next colorful Starbucks drink to flood your Instagram feed.


Vergelegen Voted Best Wine Estate In Africa

Vergelegen wine estate in Somerset West is a treasure trove of wine, food, exquisite gardens, historic buildings and sustainable biodiversity. Already loved by locals and international visitors, it is


Tay Mitch Brings Houston Influencers Together For Get In The Mix Day

Name: Tay Mitch Instagram: @taymitch Facebook: Tay Mitch Twitter: @taymitch City: Houston Career: Lifestyle manager for Martell Cognac Tay Mitch was born in the small town of Pittsburg, Texas. His lif


World’s 50 Best Vineyards: Which Sa Wine Estates Made The Prestigious List?

A trio of local wine estates have been voted among the "50 most amazing places to taste wine and learn about winemaking". That's according to the World's Best Vineyards, a new ranking from the organis


Dan Aykroyd?s Vodka Company Suing Mexican Tequila Maker, Palatine Importer Over Skull Bottle Design

Actor Dan Aykroyd?s vodka company, Globefill, is suing a Mexican tequila maker and a Palatine spirits importer for trademark infringement, claiming the design of the Mucha Liga Tequila bottle is too s


Idris Elba Urges People To ?summer Like You?re On Vacation? With Stella Artois

Vacation is the best part of the summer, and to make the most of those non-vacation days during the season, it?s best to incorporate the vacation mentality into your daily summer life while enjoying a


Twyg Awards To Spotlight Conscious Southern African Fashion Brands

Nominations are open for the inaugural Twyg Sustainable Fashion Awards, which recognise Southern African designers who have implemented a sustainable design approach and fostered ethical practices in


Whiskey Spill In Kentucky Kills Thousands Of Fish

A fire at the Jim Beam warehouse spilled 45,000 barrels into the Kentucky River, killing thousands of fish. Learn more about the incident.


Vergelegen Named Best Winery On The African Continent

The 2019 World's Best Vineyard competition has named Vergelegen Wine Estate in Somerset West the best winery in Africa. The World's Best Vineyard 2019 list has been established to raise the profile of


Modern Revamp Of Urban Moyo Adds To Traditional Elements

Eatery offers fresh cocktails and a slice of African cuisine in between Sandton?s concrete, writes Sanet Oberholzer


#csimonth: Q&a With Surfer Rosy Hodge On The Ban Of Single-use Plastic With #protectparadise

South African international surfing champion World Surf League commentator Rosy Hodge has partnered with #ProtectParadise, a global initiative that supported and led the change on the ban of single-us


Women Were The First To Ever Brew Beer

A history of beer that will fascinate you!


Disabled Teen And Two Orphans From Mooiplaas To Receive Special New Homes

As part of the build up to the Mandela Day celebrations, collaborative efforts will see the living conditions of a disabled 17-year-old girl and two young orphans from Sithungo Village, Mooiplaas, imp


Johnnie Walker Highlights Highballs In New Campaign

Johnnie Walker is ?ramping up? it focus on Highballs with a new global campaign that aims to make Scotch and soda ?the next big drinks trend?


Heineken’s Pub Business Under Investigation Over Beer Ties

It is the first probe by industry watchdog the Pubs Code Adjudicator.


All The Nominees For The 2019 Savanna Comics Choice Awards

The 2019 nominees list is one of the most exciting, featuring the very best comedic talent across the continent.


Investor Focus – Technical Watch For Coca Cola Bot Cons (coke) As Alpha Touches +114.00

Investors may be watching indicator signals on shares of Coca Cola Bot Cons (COKE). After a recent look, we have noted that the beta research opinion is


Guinness X Meatopia 2019

Guinness x Meatopia 2019 took place at the Open Gate Brewery, Dublin on 5th-7th July. Here's our photos from Sunday, 7th July. Meat, beer, more meat.


A Handful Of Rising Brands Gain Traction At Rum?s High End

While categories like Tequila and whisk(e)y have been premiumizing rapidly over the past few years, rum marketers have had a more difficult time trading consumers up. Still, there are encouraging pock


Spier Launches The Seaward Wine Range

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Pizza Perfection: Neighbourhood Favourite, Spiga, Is Back


Ambitious Lungi Spins His Dreams

The Kloof local has quickly made a name for himself in the sporting world due to his prowess on the cricket pitch.


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Laduma Ngxokolo, Rina Chunga-kutama And Sindiso Khumalo Shine At 2019 Durban July

The Vodacom Durban July is 'Africa's greatest horseracing event' and an iconic South African sporting occasion that was first run in 1897...