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Crystal Head Vodka Unveils New Agave Based Expression In A Black Skull Bottle

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.


Take A Rare Look Inside The Peculiar Hendrick’s Gin Palace

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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Org de Rac Wins Top Organic Trophy At Michelangelo International Wine and Spirits Award

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 Launches $2,000 Rare Cognac-finished Bourbon In Crystal Decanter

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.


Chamonix Chardonnay Named Top Wine At Michelangelo International Awards

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.


Boplaas Triumphs At Novare SA Terroir Awards

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.

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Rietvallei Sauvignon Blanc 2020 Part Of Winemag Prescient Top 10

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


Figueroa Mountain Brewing Announces Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Filing

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?


Look Inside: One Of Bundy’s Oldest Buildings Is For Sale

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


[review] Wine In A Can: The Good, The Bad And The Decidedly Tasty

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


Technically, There Is No Such Thing As A ‘superfood’

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


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Secreteats Dinners Are Back!

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


Jaguar Land Rover Worker Knocked Boy Off His Bike

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.


Starbucks Has An Edge On Dunkin’, According To Wall Street

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.


Jameson® Irish Whiskey Brings Back Iconic “lost Barrel” Tv Spot For A Season That Could Use A Great Tale And Great Whiskey Among Friends

/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....


Success For Dentsu Aegis Network Sa At The 2020 New Gen Awards

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...


Winery Ceo Agrees That ‘rooi Proppie’ And Other Cheap Dop Must Be Regulated

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.


Jameson® Irish Whiskey Brings Back Iconic “lost Barrel” Tv Spot For A Season That Could Use A Great Tale And Great Whiskey Among Friends

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


Burgers And Beats Are Back!

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


Pepsi And Swoop Send Eagles Fans On A Mission To Win Big This Season

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


Remy Cointreau’s Mount Gay The Master Blender Collection

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


Only Two Months To Go Before Makers Landing Opens Its Doors

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.


Bushmills Debuts Cognac Cask-finished Whiskey

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


Chef Gaz Oakley To Showcase Plant-based Cooking At Festive Vegan And Plant Powered Show

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


Celebrate ‘drink Local Wine Week’!

Celebrate 'Drink Local Wine Week'!


The Coca-cola Co’s M&a General Counsel Switches To Bacardi

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


How Will International Travel Change In The Post-covid World?

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


No More Chicken Nuggets! How To Make A Foodie Out Of Your Fussy Eater

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


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