Durbanville Hills: Where City Culture Meets Viticulture

Durbanville is not only a wine region but also a suburb of Cape Town, and Durbanville Hills winery emphasises its connection to the Mother City with its slogan, ?where city culture meets viticulture?,


A Cop And A Pilot Walk Into A Bar … And Walk Out Sober After A Few Ciders

Should drinks with less than 0.5% alcohol content be considered ?non-alcoholic?? This came under the spotlight at the Advertising Regulatory Board (ARB) after two individuals lodged complaints about a


New Range For Real Collectors

Swirl, smell, sip, and swallow or spit. It all seems so simple, but to truly appreciate good wine it takes decades of dedication and detailing everything from the types of grapes to the temperature an


Notorious Dutch Murderer And ?heineken Kidnapper? Gets Life At 61

Willem ?The Nose? Holleeder, famous for kidnapping Heineken beer company heir Freddy and his driver in 1983, is charged in five gangland murders


Serious Mission For That Elusive Bargain

It's hardly news to anyone that times are tough, which makes the search for quality wine at affordable prices less of an intriguing hunt for that elusive bargain and more of a serious mission. Definit


Simple Winter Pleasures

Nurture your family by cooking together this school holiday, writes Louise Liebenberg


Spier Wine Estate Releases New Seaward Range

Spier?s winemakers have their pick of grapes grown across the diverse terroir of the winelands, giving them space to play and to dream up whole new ranges ? like the newly released Seaward wines aimin


Constantia Glen Team Toasts ?best Of South Africa?s Best?

The clever marketing folk at Overhex Wines International have segued the tale of an adventurous Nguni cow, that legend has it jumped off a bakkie to land unscathed in one of their Swartland vineyards,


Perfect-score Sa Wines To ?flow? Under Hammer At Strauss & Co

Strauss & Co?s inaugural Fine Wine Auction will be held in partnership with online retailer and sommelier Higgo Jacobs.


Mossel Bay Opens Its First Gin School

Protea Hotel by Marriott and Inverroche Distillery join forces for new venture

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