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Watch: Ashton Kutcher And Mila Kunis Launch Own Quarantine Wine

Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis are launching their own quarantine wine.


Wintry Boeuf Bourguignon and Elgin Vintners Merlot

Elgin Vintners’ National Sales Manager, Donnie Claassen, is a real braai master and every month he will be creating a delicious recipe, cooked on an open fire, to pair with one of the Elgin Vintners wines. Although this is a traditional French recipe well known to be mastered and perfected by Julia Child, it is, in essence, a hearty and simple one-pot dish that is slow-cooked and served with mashed potatoes – extraordinary delicious comfort food at its best. Make sure to have enough Elgin Vintners Merlot in your wine selection as you’ll need some for the pot as well as the glass!


SA Wine Producers Lose R200m A Week From Export Ban

Industry bodies and producers ask the government to throw a crucial agricultural export sector a lockdown lifeline.


Old Road Wine Co.’s 12 Mile Syrah Flies in with top-rating from Wine Advocate

The 12 Mile Limited Release Syrah 2017 from Old Road Wine Co. in Franschhoek has been rated amongst the best wines in South Africa’s in the latest report from the Wine Advocate, one of the world’s leading critical wine forums. Scoring 94pts from Wine Advocate’s South African expert Anthony Mueller, the 12 Mile Syrah finds itself in the leading ten wines appraised by Mueller for the new report. 


Wine Vintage 2020 – Creating Memories At Creation

They say wine records and then reflects history as no vintage is ever the same. While this has mostly to do with climatic conditions, the 2020 vintage will certainly also be remembered for the challenges posed by the Covid-19 Lockdown. At Creation however, the prospects are rosy with Cellarmaster Jean-Claude (JC) Martin saying that the crop was well balanced and the quality of the grapes great.


Quality Sauvignon Blanc Harvest in New Zealand Bodes well for Diemersdal Marlborough Project

Vintage 2020 in Marlborough, New Zealand is being described as a clean, disease-free harvest delivering “stunning flavours” in this region’s world-famous Sauvignon Blanc wines. A batch of these will be shipped to South Africa later this year under the Diemersdal Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc label, the second year this Durbanville estate will be introducing South African wine-lovers to the marvels of New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc.


6 Bourbons You Should Buy Before They Become Way More Expensive

The bottles of whiskey experts think are going to balloon in value over time.


What Is Cristalino Tequila, And Why Should You Care?

Cristalino tequila, while not new, is gaining traction. Expressions have been released by 1800, Cazadores, El Mayor, and Cenote, joining Hornitos, Herradura, and Don Julio.

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Coronavirus And Corona Beer: It’s All In The Name

As the seriousness of the coronavirus pandemic became apparent in Western countries, gossip on social media


Hendrick’s Gin Giving Away Cucumber Cultivation Kits

There will be tips from the experts along the way, including Hendrick's Gin Irish Ambassador Ben Curtis


Stella Artois Launches A Voucher Initiative To Support The Restaurant And Bar Industry


Whatsapp Heineken Scam Makes A Return: Do Not Trust This Free Beer ‘offer’

WHATSAPP fans need to be aware of a scam message that has been resurrected during the coronavirus pandemic which claims to offer free kegs of Heineken.


Seattle Sounders Fc And Captain Morgan Team Up To Help Local Covid-19 Relief Effort As Part Of Mls Unites

The Seattle community is one of many across the globe that are currently facing a series of unprecedented challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic. As part of MLS Unites, a league-wide platform d


How Sa Chefs Are Helping The Most Vulnerable During Lockdown

Despite the fact that the restaurant industry has been severely affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, and the subsequent lockdown to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus in South Africa, the country'


On This Unique Earth Day, Sodastream Calls On People To Remember The Planet While They Take Care Of Themselves In New Video Campaign

SodaStream, the leading sparkling water brand in the world, part of PepsiCo, today announced their ambitious goals in their mission to reduce single-use plastic waste for the next five years. Through


Covid-19: Repatriation Of Stranded South Africans

Following the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic and the declaration by President Cyril Ramaphosa of a State of Disaster, a total of 3 639 South Africans


Mad: Stella Artois’ Multinational Campaign To Help Bars, Restaurants Weather Crisis

The Anheuser-Busch InBev beer brand has launched a gift-card matching program and an ad campaign from agency Gut to promote it.


Kentucky Distillers Churning Out Sanitizer In Fighting Virus

FRANKFORT, Ky. ? Kentucky's whiskey industry is always looking for new twists, but its inventiveness took a real turn when coronavirus hit.


Appleton Estate Unveils Brand Refresh And New 8yo Rum

Jamaican rum Appleton Estate has bottled an eight-year-old expression to coincide with a brand relaunch, which includes a new bottle design that will be rolled out across its entire portfolio


‘seat-of-your-pants Deadlines Are Great!’

Cow PR account director Lloyd Abbott reveals the secrets behind 'Krakenory' for Kraken Rum ? a campaign conceived as a direct result of the coronavirus lockdown.


Happy Hour With Vicky Barcelona

When you have friends, family, and Tequila Corralejo, you have the ingredients for a great time. Don?t let social distancing keep you from creating memories. A virtual happy hour with Tequila Corralej


Alcohol Ban Has South African Distilleries Pivoting To A New Product

While liquor sales in many countries have been deemed essential during these days of social isolation, South Africa has taken the opposite approach. Now, some of the country's gin distilleries are piv


How Do You Like Your Coffee?

Worldwide coffee brewing has turned into a delicate art. As coffee culture increases, South Africans are becoming increasingly knowledgeable about coffee and the way in which they like to consume it


Alexandra’s Black Market For Booze Under Lockdown

Underground liquor has a long history in South Africa. Its next chapter is being written under the nationwide Covid-19 lockdown.


Coffee Liqueurs Other Than Kahlua

Read the Coffee liqueurs Other than Kahlua discussion from the Chowhound Spirits, Liqueur food community. Join the discussion today.


Starbucks To Bring Plant-based Menu To China With Beyond Meat

Starbucks (SBUX) partners Beyond Meat to roll out a plant-based lunch menu in China at more than 3,300 locations.


Eat Yourself Healthy With B-well’s Free Immune Booster Cookbook

Check out this free-to-download book for deliciously healthy recipes.


Portable Oil-free Air Compressors Market And Ecosystem, Future Scope, Competitive Landscape And Revenue Model (airetex Compressors, Atlas Copco, Bauer Group, Belaire Compressors, More)

The Portable Oil-Free Air Compressors market analysis is provided for the international markets incl


How To Safely Shop And Sanitise During Coronavirus

If you are still in need of physically going to the shops, don't forget that it's not only important to sanitise your hands but also your products.


Pre & Post Covid-19 Market Estimates-mezcal Market 2019-2023

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