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Dan Aykroyd, who is now more famous for his spirits brand than his acting skills, has added another product to his Crystal Head Vodka range. The new agave based vodka is called Onyx and comes in a jet black skull shaped bottle.


Hendrick’s Gin celebrates the second anniversary of the opening of the Hendrick’s Gin Palace with the release of a 4-minute film that takes viewers on a whirlwind tour of the unlikely sights, people and tastes within the Hendrick’s Gin Palace distillery.

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In a year that has seen the accolades rolling in for Org de Rac Estate, this Swartland producer’s latest triumph is winning the Trophy for Best Organic Wine at this year’s Michelangelo International Wine & Spirits Awards. The Trophy-winning wine was Org de Rac’s Roussanne 2019, one of the estate-grown and made wines from the wine farm situated on the slopes of the Piketberg Mountain some 125km north of Cape Town.


Woodford Reserve today announced the ultimate expression of American Whiskey — Woodford Reserve Baccarat Edition, which marries the world’s finest bourbon with the world’s finest crystal.

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Boplaas Family Vineyards in Calitzdorp achieved victory at the Novare Terroir Wine Awards with no less than two of its wines among the winners in this national competition.


Rietvallei Estate Sauvignon Blanc 2020 received Top 10 Status in this year’s Sauvignon Blanc Report.


Chamonix Estate in Franschhoek finds itself on top of the wine world after being named the Best Scoring wine at this year’s Michelangelo International Wine and Spirits Awards for its Chamonix Chardonnay 2018. This wine not only won the Grand Prix Trophy for Best Scoring Wine, but also the Chardonnay Trophy for achieving the highest score from the 109 Chardonnays entered into this leading South African wine competition. With over 1 500 entries, Michelangelo continues to be the country’s largest and most comprehensive wine show.


Kevin Ashford, brewer at Figueroa Mountain Brewing Company, fills a keg in this 2014 file photo Buellton-based craft brewer Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganizat?


One of the region’s most well-known and oldest surviving residential properties has been restored and is now listed for sale.


Wine writer Malu Lambert samples 20 canned wines – and offers advice on which brands you should try.


SecretEATS is excited to announce the return of their dinner parties, where guests can come back together ? with the necessary restrictions in place ? to meet, eat and mingle with new and old friends


Buzzwords such as vegan, health and plant-based have doubled on Goggle on searches but this huge consumption is not just a fade, there are more 'weird' foods marketed as high nutrient and packed with



Starbucks and Dunkin? Brands have recovered from the worst of their coronavirus-related declines, but analysts see more room for the former to keep climbing.


Jaguar Land Rover worker Ibrahim Shujah, 18, attacked four people on the roads of Birmingham and Solihull in a 'spate of madness', including during the coronavirus lockdown.


The CEO of Orange River Cellars Charl du Plessis says he supports the call to regulate the pricing of cheap wine products such as the so-called rooi proppie drink.


/PRNewswire/ -- If there were ever a year that needed the spirit of John Jameson, the founding father of the world's best-selling Irish whiskey1, it's this one....


Summer?s here and what better way to make the most of the warmer weather than with great wine, delicious food and awesome company. Look no further than Middelvlei Wines, situated in the heart of the S


NEW YORK, Oct. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- If there were ever a year that needed the spirit of John Jameson, the founding father of the world's best-selling Irish whiskey(1), it's


In December 2020, the V&A Waterfront will launch Makers Landing, opening doors for young local foodie talent, and celebrating South African food. Here?s what we know so far.


/PRNewswire/ -- Philadelphia Eagles fans don't only love their team, they love their mascot SWOOP! This season, Pepsi is officially reunited with the Eagles...


The celebrated vegan chef, Gaz Oakley, will be showcasing plant-based cooking at the Festive Vegan and Plant Powered Show (FVPPS)...


On 25 September 2020, Dentsu Aegis Network (DAN) South Africa and its network agencies celebrated a night of success at the 2020 New Gen Awards during a live virtual awards ceremony...


The third bottling from Mount Gay's 'Master Blender Collection' has been announced, with the latest rum set to launch this month.


Irish whiskey brand Bushmills has kicked off the Rare Casks Series with the release of a 28-year-old single malt matured in ex-Cognac barrels


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Bacardi has recruited longstanding Coca-Cola Co executive Todd Grice for the role of general counsel.


Make mealtimes an opportunity to enjoy good conversations with your kids to distract them from unfamiliar foods and to bond as a family.


The COVID-19 pandemic has changed every aspect of human existence, right from life at home to workplace norms. Travel is no longer the same, as the