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Lamb Pie and Red Wine for Winter

A hearty pie and a good glass of red wine – an unbeatable winter combination! Try our recipe for lamb cooked with red wine and rosemary, then covered in buttery pastry. Hmmm, that is the hearty pie bit covered. For the good glass of red wine, we suggest the 2017 Leopard’s Leap Cabernet Sauvignon – it has all the pairing ability for the lamb and rosemary, all the elegance you expect from a Cabernet Sauvignon and then, it is approachable and so easy to enjoy.


A Grand Opening: Nederburg Unlocks Its Vault Of Vintage Treasures

Nederburg invites wine lovers to visit its beautiful farm in Paarl on 23 and 24 August, to personally choose and purchase from an exciting selection of rare vintage and limited-release wines, when it opens its “vintage vault” to the public.  


New Art Exhibition: Land Rewoven, MJ Lourens In Conversation With JH Pierneef

The La Motte Museum introduces a new art exhibition entitled, Land Rewoven. Presented in collaboration with Barnard Gallery, this new addition to the Franschhoek Valley estate’s acclaimed offering, comprises a considered body of work by MJ Lourens in conversation with selected paintings of JH Pierneef from the La Motte Museum collection. The inspiration for this exhibition lies in recontextualising Pierneef’s well-known oeuvre within a contemporary dialogue.


Viva Prince Pinot Noir!

Ask Carolyn Martin what her favourite red wine is and she answers without hesitation. Yes, it is Pinot Noir which she fondly refers to as ‘Prince Charming wandering through the forest picking wild strawberries’. And which she also dearly loves for its great pairing potential.

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Distell To Make Changes After Savanna Tv Commercial Ruling

Distell Limited, which appeared before the Advertising Regulatory Board (ARB) over its TV commercial for their new Savanna ?non-alcoholic? drink, says their advertising is not misleading.


Brugal 1888 Rum Will Pay You $1,888 To Bring A Touch Of The Dominican Republic To Your Home

In celebration of National Rum Day on Friday, August 16th, Brugal 1888 Rum is paying one lucky winner $1,888 to bring the spirit of the Dominican Republic into their home. For a limited time only, 18


Kuils River’s Kelly-marie Jacobs Appointed As Zonnebloem’s White Winemaker

Kelly-Marie Jacobs, 30, says she first fell in love with the trade when she read a magazine article about winemaker Debbie Thompson


Investors News Alert::remy Cointreau, The France, (euronext Fr:rco.fp)

On Thursday, August 15, 2019 , the France Company Remy Cointreau, belongs to the exchange of Euronex


National Rum Day 2019: 15 Tropical Tipples With A Taste Of Paradise

Whether you want it in a pina colada, daiquiri, with ginger beer or cola or just on the rocks, check out these delicious rums available right now.


Days Of Zondo: Newsflash: Estina Testimony: Problems With Milk, A Magashule-approved Trip To India And A Litany Of Mistakes

Testimony on the Vrede Dairy Project scam is enough to make one?s brain curdle. Peter Thabethe, who is the former Head of Department of Agriculture and Rural Development in the Free State, resumed his


This Rum Company Will Pay You To Swap Out Your Living Room Sofa For A Hammock

I mean, if you insist.


I See U: Imagining A Space For Freedom

I See U: Imagining a Space for Freedom is an exhibition featuring more than 35 works from the Spier Collection. It will showcase on Spier Wine Farm from August 29 to November 30, 2019.


Retire Your Rum & Coke: 6 Bottles Of Rum Meant To Be Sipped, Neat

These six bottles of rum are great in a daiquiri or dark and stormy, sure. But they're best sipped neat.


Stir Up Super Summer Spritzes: No Aperol Required

Birthed in the land of the Negroni, the sunset-hued and Instagrammable Aperol spritz has been eagerly embraced by Americans thanks to ad campaigns and social...


Cocktail Of The Week: Aizle’s Sazerac

Sometimes you can’t beat the classic New Orleans whiskey or cognac cocktail


Spend Your First Thursday The Whisky Way

First Thursday is an evening for adventure and new experiences and what better way to take a step outside of your comfort zone than to try Scotland's only tripled distilled whisky in the heart of the


Splendid! Jagermeister After Dark Fusion In Nnewi Was A Groove

Splendid! Jagermeister after Dark Fusion in Nnewi was a groove


Tim James: Three Swartland Winefarms

I There?s something particularly lovely about a curving vineyard, gently adapting itself to a hillside. They must be rare, given the exigencies of the


The 10 Best-tasting Vodkas

Savory, delicious vodkas you can sip slowly.


Brugal 1888 Rum Will Pay You $1,888 To Bring A Touch Of The Dominican Republic To Your Home

In celebration of National Rum Day on Friday, August 16th, Brugal 1888 Rum is paying one lucky winner $1,888 to bring the spirit of the Dominican Repu


Kanonkop Cabernet Sauvignon 2015 ? Just How Good Is It?

Earlier this week, Twitter user @sawinereviews commented ?So many tastings, so many competitions, so many scores? the whole thing is becoming so


This Masterclass Means You Can Try New Whisky From The Comfort Of Your Home

It is fair to say that there are a fair few whisky brands out there, and let?s be honest, it can be a bit overwhelming when you don?t know where to start. T...


Bacardi Creates Dance Classes In Collaboration With Ashley Roberts

Choreography will be set to Make It Hot by Major Lazer and Anitta.


Why A Cognac Brand’s Marketing Plan Includes A Black Cycling Pioneer

A Hennessy commercial during Super Bowl LIII portrayed cyclist Major Taylor. OAG's Niko Emack explains why Taylor was the perfect guy for Hennessy.