Michael Fridjhon: Silvermist Bucks Trend Of Constantia?s Forceful Sauvignons

Constantia is pretty much the cradle of the South African wine industry. While the earliest plantings were very close to the city centre, growers swiftly moved southwards down the peninsula.


Giant Clay Vessels Give Wine Freedom To Shine

Yogi de Beer?s hand-crafted giant amphoras breathe, enhancing the wine-making process, writes Janine Stephen

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Books: When Good Taste And Money Join Forces

Have a flick through the The Garden of Babylonstoren and be reminded of what money and taste can buy


Backstory: Master Distiller Andy Watts

We question Andy Watts, Distell, master distiller: Three Ships Whisky & Bain?s Cape Mountain Whisky


Beer Party Era Could Be Over For Ab Inbev

Brewing giant hopes for growth in Africa and Asia as major markets in US and Brazil begin to feel saturated


Watch: How Selling Its Milk Unit Paid Off For Clover

CEO Johann Vorster talks to Business Day TV to give some of the detail behind its first-half results


Whisky You Need To Buy Right Now: Glendronach Peated Whisky

A drink that?s all natural and hasn?t had any colourants added to give it that honey glow


Popularity Of Brandy And Gin Helps Distell To Serve More Drinks

But the group warned that its full-year results were likely to suffer from the Western Cape?s drought driving up grape prices and a stronger rand hurting exports


Coca-cola?s Diversification Push Pays Off With Fourth-quarter Sales Beating Estimates

Shares gained as much as 3.8% in early trading in New York with the company expanding beyond the US, looking at Central and Eastern Europe


Whisky You Need To Buy Right Now

Highland Park 10-year-old Viking Scars is just bloody nice. And it seems as if it was custom-made for a summer?s day

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