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<< Tuesday 11 May 2021 >

The year 2020 has been a long, hard one for many people around the world. In Norway, travel restrictions meant we were buying drinks from the Vinmonopolet and gambling online. We’ve used different guides to find acceptable Norske bettingsider and sipped our beer and wine at home. 


Secret service agents in Ukrain have confiscated the first shipment of vodka produced inside Chernobyl’s radioactive zone – with manufacturers questioning their motives. Atomik vodka is made from apples grown in the Narodychi district, part of the exclusion zone surrounding the nuclear power plant.


Burgers, boerewors and biltong; in a meat loving country like South Africa, favourites like these would traditionally be on the list of reasons to scoff at the idea of going meat-free – but this year local food awareness NGO ProVeg South Africa is urging people to use these products (with a twist) as a tool for going green with #MeatlessMay.


Three generations of dedication have gone into perfecting the smooth and pure taste that is in every sip of Triple Three Gin.


Nederburg’s new cellar-master is Samuel Viljoen (40). He has been part of the award-winning winery team since 2007, first as an assistant, and from 2014 as its fully-fledged winemaker of Nederburg’s reds.  He succeeds Lizelle Gerber, who has left to pursue other interests. 


The anticipated influence of this year’s long, cool and slow-ripening vintage in the Cape Winelands is currently present in the tanks and barrels of Chamonix Estate’s young wines from 2021, and the cellar team is champing at the bit to introduce these to the discerning wine public. Picking-season in Chamonix’s Franschhoek mountain vineyards commenced two week later than normal with the cool conditions persisting through-out the harvest. This resulted in a harvest only ending at the end of April, the wines of which are being seen as destined for classic status.


CELEBRATE the prospect of emerging from lockdown by making cocktails with a spirit especially made for Spring, which helps to capture the fresh,…


Starbucks has plans to expand across South Africa, with an eye to targeting neighbourhoods rather than malls.

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Kanu Wines is a family-friendly wine farm and will be hosting an event on Saturday, May 29, where all dog owners are welcome to bring their fur babies along.Families will be able to walk their doggos


Introduction This year?s Cabernet Sauvignon Report sponsored by multinational financial services company Prescient is now out. There were 86 entries


#HighburyHearsYou ? we at Cape Town Etc are passionate about getting local restaurants back and booming in business. As part of our #HighburyHearsYou initiative, we?re dishing out the deets on some in


Illva Saronno-owned coffee liqueur brand Tia Maria has rolled out a matcha-flavoured variant in the US market