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Russian President Vladimir Putin Tested UFC superstar Conor McGregor Gifted Whisky For Poison

Conor McGregor says he gifted the very first bottle of his Proper No. 12 Whiskey to Vladimir Putin — but the Russian president wouldn’t sip until it was tested for poison.

 

Adding Herbs to Your Favorite Cocktails

When thinking of cocktails, many people focus on the alcohol that they include. Although alcohol is one of the major ingredients, it’s possible to take yours up a notch by adding a variety of other ingredients. Additions like garnishes, adornments for the rim of the glass, herb-infused syrups, and bitters may all alter the taste and flavor of your favorite cocktails. 

 

That Extra Dash with Peter Lebese

We spoke to Peter Lebese, the Angostura Global Cocktail Challenge 2020 SA National runner up and a true mastermind behind the bar, as Angostura’s That Extra Dash series takes an in-depth look at the rise of some of SA’s top bartenders. 

 

Deliciously Deluxe Accommodation Package at Jordan Wine Estate

Do you have a spare night and nothing to do? Why not take a much-needed break and spend a night in one of our Deluxe Suites sipping on a glass of complimentary Jordan estate wine, while overlooking the Stellenbosch Kloof and Stellenbosch Mountains. No need to worry about going anywhere, we will provide you with a dinner basket to enjoy in your suite, whilst putting your feet up and relaxing.

 

Amorim Backs Stellenbosch Climate Change Initiative

Portuguese cork producer Amorim is to help spearhead the Stellenbosch wine region’s commitment to fighting climate change after Stellenbosch became the first wine region in the Southern Hemisphere to sign the Porto Protocol, a global initiative originating in Portugal aimed at reducing carbon emissions and fighting climate change in agriculture regions.

 

Creation Wine Takes Flight – Again!

To stay on top of the wine and food pairing game, Carolyn Martin and Daniela Messina recently jetted off again, this time to explore some of the hottest cuisine spots in the UK and Europe. The trip brought them into contact with an exciting diversity of influences, both cultural and culinary, which says Carolyn, always triggers the imagination and is a wonderful source of inspiration. Last week she reported on the first leg of their trip; here is her account of their visit to Prague.

 

Purchase Nederburg Vintage Collectables At The Vinoteque

Highlighting the remarkable longevity of Nederburg’s wines, the Paarl winery came away with two double gold and four gold medals for a selection of its museum class wines (10 years and older), at the recent Veritas Awards

 

Owner Of Castle, Black Label Loses R200bn In Minutes After Disappointing The Market

Anheuser-Busch InBev’s share price lost 10% in the first few minutes of trading after its trading updated disappointed the market.

 

Sodastream, Ikea Israel To Stop Selling Disposable Plastic Items

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Katlego Maboe On What Makes The Perfect Tropika Island Of Treasure Contestant

JOBURG ? The Tropika Island of Treasure host gives potential contestants tips on making the cut.

 

Jim Beveridge Presented With Obe Medal

Johnnie Walker master blender Jim Beveridge was presented with an OBE medal on Friday in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the Scotch whisky industry.

 

Battle Of The Bourbons: Can A $23 Bottle Of Jim Beam Beat Out A $3,000 Cult Classic?

We put premium Pappy Van Winkle up against a popular mass-market whiskey.

 

Dj Lag Collabs With Three Ships Whisky To Create Gqom Inspired Track

Durban gqom pioneer, Lwaza Gwala aka DJ Lag has recently partnered with Three Ships Whisky to create a first of its kind ...

 

The Ultimate Home Bar In 20 Bottles

Members of the Minneapolis?St. Paul chapter of the U.S. Bartenders? Guild suggest essential bottles across three tiers for the ultimate home bar.

 

Bacardi: The Haunted Rum

To celebrate the release of its new limited-edition Halloween rum, Bacardi played the ultimate prank on people by introducing: The Haunted Rum. Leveraging a cast of skilled improv actors and unsuspect

 

Defining Ebitda Multiple For Dairy Stocks- Synlait Milk, A2 Milk And Clover Corp

EBITDA or Earnings Before Interest, Tax, Depreciation and Amortisation, is a business operating metric widely used by both the companies and investors to track a business performance. EBITDA Multiple

 

Vadas Smokehouse & Bakery Embracing True Sustainability

Spier is an ethically-, environmentally- and socially-conscious farm in the Stellenbosch Winelands.

 

Cellar Favorite: 1994 Kanonkop Wine Estate Paul Sauer (oct 2019)

 

How The Philippines Became The World’s #1 Rum Nation

The best rum the Philippines has to offer.

 

Mezcal Market Size & Share 2019 Industry Demand, Growth, Opportunities, Top Key Players And Forecast To 2236

The ?Mezcal Market? report 2019-2024 is a proficient and in-depth research report on the world?s major regional market conditions, focusing on the main regions. Mezcal?

 

Indiana Bbq Restaurant Offers A Lifetime Of Free Chow To Anybody Who Smokes Out Bandits Who Robbed His Eatery

Barbecue for life offered for info leading to the capture of a bandit who broke into a popular eatery

 

Paarl And Wellington ? Total Gems For Family Activities

Family-friendly activities makes Paarl and Wellington absolute gems for multi-generational groups. Special kids' menus, dedicated play areas and exciting....

 

Event: Decanter Fine Wine Encounter 2019 ? Decanter Highlights

The Decanter team share their upcoming highlights and the wines they can?t wait to taste? James Button Associate Regional Editor ? Northern Italy, Loire, Alsace & Champagne For me, the highlight o