CNN Explores South Africa’s Truffle Market

CNN International’s Eleni Giokos explores the growing truffle market in South Africa. She discovers how the industry has fared during uncertain times and learns about the lucrative opportunities truffles present for the future.


The History Of The Shrimp Cocktail And How To Make The Perfect One From Scratch

From the 1960s to the 1980s there was only one starter to serve at your dinner party: the shrimp cocktail. Served in a wine glass, this gloopy mix of defrosted prawns and sweet pink sauce balanced on a nest of iceberg lettuce was the sophisticated way to begin a night among friends. 


Spicy Jalapeno and Avocado Margarita

Some might be sceptical about using Avocado in a cocktail but this drink will surprise you!


Australian Winery Adds A South African Twist To Its Wine Range With A Pinotage

An Australian winery known for its traditional wine styles is branching out into more easy-drinking alternative varieties in a bid to attract younger drinkers.


6 Crazy Things People Use to Make Booze

Sometimes you just don’t have the right resources to make a decent drink. But when sober, thirsty minds focus on the problem and humans find some pretty creative ways to turn something unusual into alcohol.


Printer Ink Costs 10 Times More Than Vintage Champagne

Ink for home printers is ten times more expensive than vintage Champagne and many cartridges say they are empty long before they are, according to an investigation by Which? magazine.


The Best Ways to Preserve Wines and Beer to Increase Shelf Life

Whether you want an ice-cold Bud or the most local microbrew that nobody has ever heard of, it’s possible that you can get the perfect brew for your mood. But what will you do when it comes to storing your wine and beer for a long time. The guidelines below illustrate the best way to preserve wine and beer to increase shelf life.


Scrumptious Mushroom Recipes Paired With Ice Cold Gin Drinks

When it comes to pairing gin with food, in general, mushrooms is new territory for us all, right?


These Himalayan Salt Shot Glasses Will Turn You Into A Tequila Drinker

Forget salt rims when it comes to your next tequila. This set of Himalayan Salt Tequila Glasses have a unique function.


Donate Your Second-hand Clothing For Jordan’s Charity Drive

This is the 12th year that Jordan Wine Estate will be pro-active in assisting our local charities with the donation of your second-hand clothing.