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Fresh on the heels of Snoop Dogg and Post Malone actress Cameron Diaz is the latest Hollywood celebrity to enter the world of wine. Last week she launched ‘Avaline’, a “clean” and organic wine range with her best friend and partner Katherine Power.


In uncertain times there is something to be said for reliability – something that comes with the release of La Motte Wine Estate’s 2020 La Motte Sauvignon Blanc and 2018 La Motte Millennium. In the exceptionally challenging year that 2020 has become, the introduction of these two stalwarts, nevertheless in a modern interpretation of their elegant packaging, brings some much-needed reassurance – both of quality and consistency.

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Diemersdal Estate in Durbanville has released a new top-tier range of wines incorporating individually grown and crafted Sauvignon Blanc, Cabernet Sauvignon and Pinotage. Called The Journal, the range honours the legacy and history of Diemersdal and the Louw family, the sixth generation of which are now presiding over the estate in the person of owner-winemaker Thys Louw.


South African President, Cyril Ramaphosa laid out the government’s plans on Sunday, 12 July, to help ease the burden on healthcare facilities as the country enters the coronavirus storm.


Capetonians are invited to make history with Ladles of Love on Mandela Day by spending their 67 minutes and joining forces as a city to break the current world record set in SA last year of 107 418 sandwiches made in an hour.


Zodwa Wabantu shared a video of her and her friend bidding farewell to their favourite alcoholic beverages, Savanna Dry and Hennessy, after the announcement of the immediate alcohol ban. Zodwa Wabantu

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PepsiCo reported that quarterly revenue fell after fewer consumers bought its drinks at restaurants and convenience stores during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Being an A-list celebrity means being able to pursue passions outside the industry. From gin to wine, these 10 stars are all about their boozy brands.


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Global brewer Heineken has responded to claims it had been relabelling kegs of beer that had previously been taken from pubs amid the lockdown to replace, with new best before dates.


Opihr Gin has unveiled two new ready-to-drink flavoured gin & tonics. The RTD cans combine Opihr?s spiced London Dry Gin with tonic and two flavours: Gin & Tonic with a Dash of Ginger and Gin


Bulleit Distilling Co. in Shelbyville and the Stitzel-Weller Distillery in Shively say the visitor experiences will look different when guests arrive, according to a news release.


After a few months of beta testing, food delivery service Dryvar Foods has officially launched its cloud-based delivery application in the country. Initially launched in KwaZulu-Natal, the Durban-base


Diageo SA, producers of household liquor brands such as Johnnie Walker, Smirnoff, Ciroc, and Tanqueray, says the ban will have a devastating impact on the economy.


Cassper Nyovest took to Twitter to let his fans and followers know that he has 12 cases of CÎROC vodka stored at his home.


PUMA has released the Unity Collection, a unisex collection of apparel, footwear and accessories, to celebrate the power of sport as a unifying force. The collection sees black and white designs given


A video has made it onto Twitter showing a disgruntled customer telling off staff at a Debonairs branch in Brakpan.


Whether you make your own or buy ready-made elderberry syrup, taking this syrup daily during cold and flu season is a must.


Its new marketing campaign got off to a rocky start.




Quintessential Brands-owned Opihr Gin has unveiled a new format of its ready-to-drink (RTD) Gin & Tonics, available in the UK from the end of August.


Ashley Raphala, aka ?Shimza? will become the first artist to livestream from Robben Island in an historic event on Mandela Day, 18th July 2020. Shimza,




Starbucks has announced that starting July 15, face masks will be required, as more states, including Kentucky issue mask mandates.