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Industry Condemns ‘Sexist’ Language In Whisky Bible

Spirits professionals, including Our Whisky co-founder Becky Paskin, have condemned the ‘sexist’ language used to describe whiskies in Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible.

 

How To Reap The Benefits Of Coffee Without Drinking It

You’ve probably heard that coffee has its potential health benefits and drawbacks.

 

Best Activities To Enjoy With Your Next Coffee

Coffee is beloved around the world for both its delicious taste and amazing benefits. Not only does it wake you up for the day ahead, it also brings warmth and rejuvenates your soul. For many people, coffee time is that sacred time to ourselves to relax and reflect. Others enjoy sharing this moment with their friends or coworkers. If you are looking to make this time in your day even better, then here are some ideal activities that are better enjoyed with a quality cup of coffee. 

 

The SA BAR Awards Announce 2020’s Local Bar Industry Stars

Top image: Peter Labese @TheeGintleman

The fifth annual SA Bartending Accolades & Recognition (BAR) Awards honoured the fallen and surviving heroes of the local South Africa bar industry last night, just as the country emerges from lockdown and bars start reopening this month. 

 
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CNN Explores South Africa’s Truffle Market

CNN International’s Eleni Giokos explores the growing truffle market in South Africa. She discovers how the industry has fared during uncertain times and learns about the lucrative opportunities truffles present for the future.

 

Barbados Join Forces With Cape Town To Produce The World’s First Floral Infused Rum

As rum grows in popularity across the world, and discerning drinkers seek out craft spirits and experiences, we introduce Suncamino Rum: The world’s first floral-infused rum which was conceived in Cape Town.

 

Fortified Wine Market Is Thriving Worldwide : Gruppo Campari, Contratto, Gancia, Sogrape Vinhos

Vinbros, Indage Vintners Limited, Backsberg Estate Cellars, Albina & Hanna, Bacardi, E. & J. Gallo Winery, Gruppo Campari, The Wine Group, Atsby Vermouth, Contratto, Gancia, Sogrape Vinhos, Sy

 

South African Heritage Dessert Origins

South African desserts are a big part of our culture. However, do you know how these puddings came about? Well get to know the origins right here!

 

Spur, Where Memories Are Made To Last A Lifetime

After a 6 month lockdown, wallets are a little thinner, but don't let that stop you from creating more Spur memories. They have cleverly devised a meal option to suit your pocket and satisfy your tast

 

Castle Brands Readies Goslings Papa Seal 2020 Ultra-premium Rum

Pernod Ricard's Castle Brands division has lined up the second bottling from its Goslings rum brand's 'Papa Seal' series in the US.

 

Bombay Sapphire: Gin Distillers Release A World First

Gin & tonic lovers on the move can now make theirs a double thanks to a world first from Bombay Sapphire.

 

Whisky Review: Bruichladdich Black Art 1994 Edition 07.1

Wr review Bruichladdich Black Art 1994 Edition 07.1, a 25 year old Scotch single malt whisky aged in undisclosed cask type that heralds from a time when this distillery was shuttered.

 

A Florida Home Has Been Dubbed The ‘house Of Budweiser’ For Its Floor-to-ceiling Beer Cans That Cover The Interior

The previous homeowner of Florida's "House of Budweiser" spent 16 years decorating almost every room in the house with empty beer cans that he drank.

 

Wild Turkey’s New 17-year-old Bourbon

The Wild Turkey Master?s Keep series has released a 17-year-old Bottled in Bond Kentucky straight bourbon.

 

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Silent Pool Gin Launches Rare Citrus Gin

The distillers behind the award-winning Silent Pool Gin have announced the release of its new Rare Citrus Gin, a unique and complex spirit born from some of the world?s rarest citrus varieties.

 

Get Heart Healthy This Heart Awareness Month With The Laager Rooibos Heart Health Challenge

The arrival of COVID-19 means those with underlying heart conditions face a higher risk, which is why this year?s Heart Awareness Month- celebrated in September- takes on even more significance.

 

#dobizza: Best Little Guide Helps South Africans Shop Local

The goal is to make it easier than ever to find and support small business, by bringing them all together under one curated virtual roof...

 

Things To Do On Heritage Day In Cape Town

Traditionally known as 'Braai Day', Heritage Day is a public holiday celebrated on 24 September that celebrates the rich cultural history of our country.

 

It’s No Longer Garlic: Tito Mboweni Teased For Using Too Much Tomato In His Mopane Worm Dish

This week Finance Minister Tito Mboweni cooked a mopane worm dish but Twitter users were not impressed.

 

Top Spots To Discover In The Constantia Wine Valley This Summer

Cape Town's Constantia Valley offers a wine and food lover's paradise.

 

3 Exciting New Whiskies To Try Right Now

Whisky is a spirit that deserves to be enjoyed, appreciated, and handled with care.

 

London Cocktail Week 2020

 

Greg Sherwood Mw: In Praise Of The Annual Cwg Auction

In early 1996, I decided to up roots from my own slightly economically challenging times in Cape Town working for a small accounting software firm and