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< Wednesday 4 March 2020 >

Focus on Premium Market Gives DGB Winning Edge

Top image: Tim Hutchinson

DGB Ltd led the South African category at the prestigious Mundus Vini Grand International Wine Awards, winning over 40% of all Gold medals awarded to Cape producers at the Spring Competition, which is traditionally held just before the annual Prowein Wine Show in Dusseldorf.

 

Dashes @ Dinner With Paul Prinsloo, The Best Young Chef In Africa

Over the past few decades bitters has become an essential ingredient behind the bar, used by all good mixologists to balance the ingredients of their cocktail creations.

 
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Masterclasses And Long Table Lunch Experiences On Offer At The 2020 Riebeek Valley Olive Festival

Postponed due to Covid-19

The popular Riebeek Valley Olive Festival returns on 9 & 10 May 2020 and promises to offer two days of foodie fun seasoned with a liberal helping of olive oil masterclasses and long table lunch experiences. Be the first to try the new season olive oils, with estate olives and yummy condiments to stock your pantry with, by attending one (or all) of the festival’s masterclasses.

 

Johannesburg to host SA BAR Awards 2020

On Monday 23 March 2020 the country’s cocktail-loving community will come together in Johannesburg to celebrate the winners of the fifth SA Bartending Accolades & Recognition (BAR) Awards. 

 

The Doctor’s Orders Cocktail

Created by Rohan Massie for Angostura’s Global Cocktail Challenge 2020, the Doctor’s Orders cocktail was inspired during a conversation about simplicity and technique at a friend’s place in Sydney.

 

A Guide To The 5 Most Common Types of Tea You’ll Encounter

If you’re new to the world of tea, it can be hard to remember the endless varieties available. But what you may not know is that all tea is made from the leaves of a specific plant called the Camellia sinensis.

 

Watch: Savanna Launches Sa’s First Crisp, Juniper-flavoured Cider

Savanna launched the first juniper-flavoured cider on the South African market, challenging category norms.

 

End Summer On A High Note At The Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff

Visit The Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff to sip and enjoy their limited 4 All Seasons: Summer Edition Gin before the sunny season comes to an end.

 

Partner Content: Graham Beck Releases The 2014 Vintage Of Their Icon Cuvée Clive

 

Bongani Cigars: Africa’s First Smoke Brand has Made $5m So Far

The idea of a 'Made In Africa' cigar proves to be a viable business atop the USD 5 Mn fortune made so far by Mozambique-based Bongani Cigars.

 

Cape Town’s Top 22: The Biggest Songs From The Mother City

YoungstaCPT, The Springbok Nude Girls, Abdullah Ebrahim, Jonathan Butler are just some of the Cape Town Artist we?ve included in our mega, Cape Town only, party playlist. Rock out to Bubblegum on my b

 

Q & A With Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey Master Distiller Nidal Ramini

Nidal Ramini’s job is to ensure the legacy of Jasper ‘Jack’ Daniel continues to live on.

 

Stellenbosch Hills Brings You A Hot Cross Bun & Wine Pairing

Join Stellenbosch Hills for its all-new, super special, April-only pairing of hot cross buns and wine. A big year, celebrating their 75th anniversary

 

The Cabana-mama: Pineapple And Rum Cocktail

This pineapple and rum Tiki cocktail contains rum, homemade orgeat, pineapple, and passionfruit with a creamy texture and nutty hints - perfetct summer sip!

 

Recipe: Lentil And Potato Curry

This hearty curry is not only filled with pulses but it?s also meat-free.

 

Recipe: Stacked Sandwich Kebab

An easy lunchbox item that kids and adults alike will enjoy, from one of SA?s favourite celeb chefs.

 

10 Retro Cycling Jerseys We Love

Bring the golden days of cycling into your everyday with this selection of classically inspired retro cycling jerseys.

 

Starbucks Cancels In-person Annual Shareholders Meeting In Seattle Due To Coronavirus

Starbucks said Wednesday that shareholders would not be able to attend its annual meeting in-person due to the coronavirus outbreak.

 

Top News: C&c To Distribute All Budweiser Beer Brands In Ireland

(Alliance News) - Anheuser-Busch InBev NV's Budweiser division has ended its Irish beer ...

 

Appleton Estate Announces Global Relaunch, Introducing A New Rum Blend

/CNW Telbec/ - Appleton Estate Jamaica Rum, a global leader in premium rums, announces the storied brand's global relaunch that debuts in Canada in early 2020....

 

Heineken Announces Executive Team Appointments

Amsterdam, 4 March 2020 - Heineken N.V. today announces the appointment of a new Chief Supply Chain Officer and the company?s first Chief Digital and...

 

Bloedlemoen Gin Launches The Perfect Tipple For Hot Days

Bloedlemoen Gin has added a new variant to their collection called Bloedlemoen Amber.

 

News Briefs For March 4, 2020

?Biondi-Santi has launched a special edition of Brunello di Montalcino Riserva 2012, dedicated to the late Franco Biondi-Santi, who led the winery for decades. The new release is the last vintage prod

 

Lourensford Estate Launches ‘vinfari’ Nature Lovers

Lourensford Estate in Somerset West has launched a ?Vinfari? to provide wine and nature lovers with an unique opportunity to experience tutored tastings of the Estate?s flagship ranges while enjoying

 

‘cassper, Cîroc Se Etsang’: Rapper To Launch Limited ‘fill-up’ Series Bottle

Okay! It looks like rapper Cassper Nyovest is really making the right moves in 2020!

 

Sa Wine History: Crimes And Misdemeanours In The Helderberg

?I do not think this wine can be bettered at the Cape today,? wrote C de Bosdari about Alto Rouge some 70 years ago ? and you can read more about the