Lovey-dovey Wines To Serve At Your South African Wedding

Choosing the right wines to serve at your wedding can be daunting but don’t worry – we’ve got your back! 


Haute Cabriere Celebrates 25 Years Of Winemaking With A Spectacular Makeover

Haute Cabrière, a cornerstone of the Franschhoek Wine Valley, has unveiled a sleek restoration of its historic property. Already one of South Africa’s most iconic wine brands, the revamp will surely make it one of the most popular destinations in the valley for wine enthusiasts. 


The Most Instagrammable Bars In Cape Town

Phones at the ready! Bartenders and beverage directors are increasingly serving up ‘gram-worthy drinks, pushing the envelope on everything from the containers beverages are served in, to the ice cubes that keep them cool.


South African Wineries With Haunted Histories

Few things are more captivating than a great bottle of wine, but ghost stories certainly run it close. 


Genevieve Finds A Home For Her MCC

After more than a decade of producing small-batch Méthode Cap Classique wines without setting down roots, Melissa Nelsen’s, the doyenne behind Genevieve MCC, has found a home for her finely crafted and utterly delicious wines.


The Most Luxurious Wines In The 2019 Vinimark Portfolio

Each year Vinimark, the largest independent wine distribution company in South Africa, embark on a national roadshow, presenting the wines under its portfolio to trade and media. This year, our team cracked an invite to the Cape Town edition and decided to taste the most expensive wines on offer.


5 Astounding Facts You Probably Did Not Know About Bruichladdich Whisky

Scotch Whisky can be confusing. If you’re new to it, trying to pick a whisky is like figuring out which estranged friend to talk to at that terrifying school reunion.


Immunity-Boosting Alcoholic Cocktails To Drink When You Are Sick

When a 105-year-old great gran attributes her secret to longevity to gin and juice and science says that moderate alcohol consumption could actually help boost your immune system, who are we to argue?


Wine Estates with Oyster and Wine Pairings

Many South African wineries have elevated their tasting experiences by developing unique, multi-course wine and food pairings.


A Beer Lover’s Guide To The Best Beer Bars And Breweries In Cape Town

Cape Town is a city renowned for great bars. In fact, it dates all the way to Perseverance Tavern in Buitenkant Street.