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Toward the end of Ian Fleming’s spy novel “Dr. No,” James Bond orders a vodka dry martini — “Shaken and not stirred please.”


BrewDog is opening its first vegan pub. The multinational brewery chain is turning its Dalston bar in London into a 100 percent plant-based establishment.

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There’s some more shine in De Grendel’s trophy cabinet as a year of accolades continues for them with the 2017 Amandelboord Pinotage taking home Double Gold, along with Gold medals for a quartet of their premium wines, at the 2019 Michelangelo International Wine & Spirits Awards announced on Friday (4 October).


Boplaas Family Vineyards has been named the best South Africa producer at the 2019 Michelangelo International Wine & Spirits Awards, announced on the weekend. Now the largest competition of its kind in Africa, this year’s awards attracted over 2 000 entries.


So far its been a sparkling awards season for De Krans Wines, with more accolades to add to its lengthy list. The latest in the line-up being the 2019 Muscat de Frontignan, which received a Platinum Award at the 2019 Michelangelo International Wine Awards. The awards took place on 4 October at a special gala event in Cape Town. To have earned this prestigious Platinum medal, this wine had to be considered a world-class creation by the panel with a minimum of 96 points out of a possible 100 points. There were only 14 wines from more than 2 000 wines entered that won Platinum at this competition this year. 


Over the past few months, Winemag.co.za has convened a series of tastings aimed at finding the best wines costing between R60 to R120 a bottle.


The comedian has a sold-out tour, appearances on "Today," and a loyal fan base. Here's how a self-described "high-functioning hot mess" made it happen.


Gin producers rarely emphasize history or any sort of distinguishable lore. The crux of their product usually lies within the combination of botanicals they employ. But for Monkey 47?which was foun?


A US International Trade Commission judge has recommended issuing an exclusion order against Anheuser-Busch InBev, after finding that the Belgium-headquartered brewer infringed a Heineken patent relat


PepsiCo Inc. has priced its first-ever green bond, earmarking the proceeds from the $1 billion offering to help the food and beverage giant cut...


Construction has begun at the Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) designed ?factory of the future? for ......


The following is a list of Halloween food and drink specials in the Las Vegas area for 2019.


The luxury spirits category is ?in a state of flux? as consumers are increasingly looking for brands with substance, not just an ultra-premium price tag, the global brand director for Glenfiddich has


If you?d like to make a difference in the lives of South Africa?s future generations whilst having fun, participate in Distance for Difference?s (D4D) THE500.


Last Friday was a blast as superb blended malt whisky, Monkey Shoulder, hosted the one-of-a-kind, ?Mosh Escapism? party at Orange Lounge, Gbagada.


Proceeds of the $1bn sale of Pepsi's first green bond will be invested in eco-friendly plastics and clean transport.


Thirty-five years of experience has equaled more than R9.4m at the annual Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction.


Havana Club has extended its Professional Edition series with two new rums that were created in partnership with bartenders Alex Kratena and Carina Soto Velasquez


Trendy it may be, but opening a farm-to-table restaurant is challenging for chefs and restaurateurs. The principle behind farm-to-table restaurants like


Pac-12 men's basketball media day was held Tuesday and had ASU head coach Bobby Hurley talking about the grind of the season.