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Traditional Beef Bobotie Paired With Chenin Blanc

Take delight in the sweet and savoury tastes, that are synonymous with our country’s very own Cape Malay style of cooking, with a Traditional Beef Bobotie and pair it with your favourite Perdeberg Chenin Blanc in celebration of #DrinkChenin Day.

 

Things I Learnt About The South African Wine Industry During Lockdown

Writer: Emile Joubert

 
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Prescient Chenin Blanc Report 2020 now live – Is this South Africa’s strongest wine category?

The inaugural Chenin Blanc Report convened by Winemag.co.za and sponsored by multinational financial services company Prescient is now out. There were 88 wines from 57 producers entrered, and this proved to be an extraordinarily strong line-up. In addition to the Top 10, a further 57 rated 90 points or higher on the 100-point quality scale – that equates to 76.1% or more than three-quarters at or above the crucial 90-point threshold.

 

Make A Toast To Chenin Blanc With This Barrel-fermented Wine From Stellenrust

There’s no denying that South Africa produces the best Chenin Blanc wines, which, under a warmer climate, becomes fuller and more complex than its French counterparts. 

 

Score Energy Adds Passion Fruit To Its Variety Of Flavours

Score, the energy drink with attitude, has launched a brand new taste sensation that will fuel your passion and take your vitality to the next level.

 

The Alchemy Wine And Food Kit Brings The Creation Pairing Experience To Your Home

That Creation wines are exceptionally versatile and food friendly is no secret. This is due to the refreshing natural acidity, the multifaceted complexity and the harmonious balance of these cool-climate wines. Add to this Carolyn Martin’s passion for flavour profiling and it’s no wonder that the estate is regarded as a trendsetter in the field of wine and food pairing.

 
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Kogelberg Chenin Blanc: An Eco-friendly Wine To Savour On #DrinkChenin Day

As an industry leader in renewable energy, Vrede en Lust Estate is continuously looking for new ways to lessen its impact on the environment and to utilise scarce natural resources sustainably. This is especially relevant at a time when persistent extreme dry and hot conditions across the winelands, coupled with economic pressure, are forcing farmers to find innovative solutions to overcome grave challenges to their livelihood.

 

Entries Open For 2020 Wine & Food Tourism Awards

Sponsored by WWF South Africa through funding provided by Pamela and Neville Isdell, the award highlights the critical role of eco and social sustainability in the development and execution of relevan

 

Unmissable Attractions In Cape Town

We?re all looking forward to the day when we can welcome you to our shores. Until then, we want you to get to know Cape Town better. Take a closer look at

 

What Is The Reality Of Restaurants Being Able To Reopen During Lockdown?

 

Capewine 2021 Postponed

Exports are still slower than expected due to the port in Cape Town struggling to cope with the demand. This has had a huge impact on Wines of South Africa's income, which is directly linked to export

 

3 Healthy Dip Recipes To Make At Home

Dips make excellent condiments, snacks, and party food. Here are recipes that you can try.

 

Mixed Feelings From Restaurant And Salon Owners About Opening Again

?So many customers will not frequent a restaurant for fear the Covid-19 virus,? ? Larry Hodes, the owner of Arbour Cafe

 

Chef Of The Month: Naqiyah Mayat

Chef of the Month: Naqiyah Mayat

 

Waves For Change: Changing Lives One Wave At A Time

Waves for Change provides a child-friendly mental health service to at-risk youth living in unstable communities. Through access to safe spaces, caring

 

Cape Town Celebrates International Pride Month

While South Africa celebrates Pride Month in October, due to the fact that the first South African Pride parade happened in October 1990, June is

 

It’s Bourbon Night: Jim Beam Bourbon Whiskey Blind Flight Fight

The It's Bourbon Night team does a blind taste comparison through some of the different Jim Beam bourbons.

 

Quarantine Vodka Is A Spirit Borne From Social Distancing

Forced isolation breeds creativity and a decent martini base

 

Appleton Estate 8-year-old Reserve: A New Toast To Jamaican Excellence

Appleton Estate, one of the oldest sugarcane estates and distilleries in the Caribbean, turned heads yet again. How? You ask? By introducing new bottles and label

 

Heineken Brewery: Repurposing Stale Beers And Cider For ‘green Electricity’

With the Covid-19 pandemic raging, more than 100,000 already opened kegs of beer and cider lay idle for weeks in the cellars of Irish bars and pubs.

 

Why The Aperol Spritz Is The Perfect Drink For Summer

Aperol is an Italian aperitif that can perk up any classic cocktail.

 

20 Fourth Of July-friendly Cocktails Worth Preparing At Home

With Fourth of July is right around the corner, here are some summer-ready cocktails The first half of 2020 has not been easy for any of us, to say the lea...

 

How To Order The Starbucks’ Secret Firecracker Drink

Basically, secret menu items are so named because the baristas have often never heard of them. So how to you go about ordering this gorgeous and delicious firecracker drink at your local Starbucks?

 

Global Mezcal Market Insights Report 2020 With New Business Strategy, Covid-19 Impact Analysis, Solutions And Recommendations – Pernod Ricard, Ilegal Mezcal, William Grant & Sons Ltd, Rey Campero – Cole Reports

 

Alcoholic Drinks Market Outlook: 2020 The Year On A Positive Note

 

Book Review: ‘unfair Game’ Reveals The Cruel Reality Of Canned Lions

Almost without exception, every single captive-bred lion in South Africa faces a miserable fate ? petted and played with as a cub, then becoming the target in a canned hunt or ending up being slaughte

 

Work Restarts At Edinburgh’s Johnnie Walker Visitor Centre On Princes Street

Work is back underway on Johnnie Walker?s forthcoming flagship site in the heart of Edinburgh's city centre.

 

Nutanix Donates To Time Anchor Distillery In Its Bulk Hand Sanitiser Production For The Healthcare Sector

Nutanix has joined forces with the maker of Mirari Gin to establish a bulk supply of hand sanitiser for the healthcare sector.

 

The Best South African Wine Delivered To Your Doorstep In The Uk

(Partner Content) If you are looking for the best South African wine available, delivered to your doorstep, we've found the place.

 

Why Are Whiskey Dads Obsessed With Single Barrel Bourbon?

Think that bottle of bourbon is a thoughtful Father's Day gift? Not after reading this.