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In 2020, Mzansi’s most beloved beer brand, Castle Lager turns 125 years old and continues its iconic legacy as an integral part the nation’s heritage and culture.


A few weeks into lockdown many of us were whipping and whisking our way to beautiful desserts and it was brilliant! However, when the cake is in the oven and the stack of baking bowls, cake moulds, and piping nozzles are towering over your kitchen sink it can feel less like a hobby and more like a chore.


Chicago Town, the UK’s number 1 frozen pizza brand, has teamed up with Manchester-based Seven Brothers Brewing Co to create a pizza-inspired beer.


Leopard’s Leap has recently been acknowledged as an honouree in the 2020 Wine & Food Tourism Awards for its Authentic South African Experience. While it is especially the interactive Leopard’s Leap South African Table that celebrates our country’s food and wine heritage, it is also the warm hospitality, informal and welcoming ambience, proudly South African wines and incorporating traditional South African cooking traditions and food styles, that makes Leopard’s Leap Family Vineyards a must-visit on any Franschhoek Valley itinerary.


Leading South African drinks company DGB, owners of top wine brands including Boschendal and Bellingham, has purchased Fryers Cove Wines, one of the most unique boutique wineries in the country situated at on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean on the remote Cape West Coast at Doring Bay. With a winery built right on the water in an old fish factory and a stunning set of cool-climate wines from vineyards planted 500m from the water’s edge, Fryers Cove makes Sauvignon Blanc and Pinot Noir from its six hectares of Bamboes Bay vineyards.

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Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum announced the next installment of #SupportYourArtist, a global social media campaign aimed to help raise money and awareness for tattoo artists impacted by Covid-19.


Boplaas Port has set a new benchmark in South African wine having achieved a record price at the annual auction of wines by members of the esteemed Cape Winemakers Guild (CWG) this weekend.


During the Virtual Travel Retail Expo, Bacardi will be revealing the new Bombay Bramble gin, as well as sharing how it is bringing the latest spirits trends to travel retail.


Buellton, California-based Figueroa Mountain Brewery has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in order to take on new investment from New York-based private equity firm Creekstone LLC.


From blow-the-budget yachts to sunset cruises and kid-friendly pirate ships, Cape Town has a boat trip to suit any occasion (and almost every pocket).



Taste is subjective, so how can professional reviewers communicate accurately? Virginia Tech scientists are studying the language of whiskey to answer this.


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Finance Minister Tito Mboweni has taken issue with Twitter folk telling him to find a wife to cook for him.


James Maddison’s stunning long-range strike against Manchester City has been chosen as the Budweiser Goal of the Month for September.


The Cape of Good Hope label falls under Anthonij Rupert Wyne owned by leading businessman Johann Rupert, the various wines in the range sourced from some


PepsiCo is to launch its Bubly zero-sugar sparkling flavoured water brand on the SodaStream platform in the US.


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Local olive oil industry stayed steady in delivering excellence. The pinnacle of this achievement is receiving an Absa Top 10 trophy.