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How To Make Rum Poached Pears

Poached pears sound so boring, right? In this recipe, the rum and the spices add warmth and great flavour to the light syrup, which is not overly sweet.


How Many Liquor Bottles Can You Find in This 1931 Map of Chicago?

ON FEBRUARY 14, 1929, AROUND 10:30 a.m., Clark Street in Chicago was rattled by gunfire. The city’s most powerful gang leader, Al “Scarface” Capone, had finally sent some hit men after a rival gang. When the shots subsided, seven people were dead. It was, the Chicago Tribune later put it, “the most infamous of all gangland slayings in America.”

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Waverley Hills Organic Wine and Eco-Approach Enjoys New Gleam With Sterling Label Re-Design

The wines of Waverley Hills Organic Wine & Olive Estate have new labels. More than a mere upgrade, the transformed pack cuts to the very essence of the boutique Tulbagh farm’s superlative, crafted wines made in a natural, sustainable way.


Simonsig Estate Marks 50 years with Commemorative Steen in Magnum

In the year of celebrating its 50th anniversary of making and bottling wine under its own label, pioneering Stellenbosch wine estate Simonsig has released a special commemorative magnum Steen 2017.


Robertson Wine Valley Presents Slow Food & Wine Festival

Michelangelo's ceiling fresco in the Sistine Chapel, the La Sagrada Familia in Barcelona, the Grand Canyon in Arizona - whether painted by candlelight over a matter of years by a single artist, crafte


Ctifmf 2018 Ready To Create. Collaborate. Celebrate.

The Cape Town International Film Market and Festival will take place from October 9th - 19th 2018 at venues across the V & A Waterfront as well as in select sites across the city of Cape Town...


Club Says R37 000 Binge Bill Paid

Zero13 Lifestyle club management sets the record straight about the bill.


Beck’s Turns Its Beer Cans Into A Wine Flutes To Attract Premium Drinkers In German Campaign By Serviceplan

Limited edition cans have been handed out at galleries, concerts and events


6 Refreshing Cocktails To Stir The Senses This Summer

Find yourself a shaker or mixing glass and you can whip these up in a matter of minutes, says Sam Wylie-Harris.


Catch 5 Top Sa Comedians At The Big 5 Comedy Show

The Big 5 Comedy Show supported by Comedy Central will return to the Teatro at Montecasino in Johannesburg on 27-28 July 2018. This year's five participants are Stuart Taylor, Jason Goliath, Tumi Mora


Digital Printing Video Case Studies

Presented at the ?Digital Print for Packaging US 2018? in early June.


Overgaauw Ciwg D.c. Classic 1983

Special guest at the second annual HelloMerlot keynote dinner, hosted by Rupert & Rothschild Vignerons, was Kimberlee Nicholls of Markham Vineyards in Napa, California who showed the following win


Joburg’s Best Bartender

This article first appeared in City Press.


Joox South Africa: Supporting Sa Artists Through Music Streaming

The recently launched music streaming platform JOOX South Africa aims to help promote local music and musicians through a strong catalogue of local artists and by partnering with major South African m


Paralympian Takes On Cape Town Wine Estate In Discrimination Litigation

A Paralympian swimmer is taking a Cape Town wine estate to the Equality Court, claiming he was discriminated against when he and his service dog were denied entry to a restaurant.


Rethink Plastic

Around 300 million tonnes of plastic are produced every year, half of which is for single-use. What can we do about it?  Over the last 50 years, plastic consumption has risen at an alarming rate —


A Delicious Taste The Helderberg 2018 Leaves Guests Wanting Another Helping

Rearing up to tremendous heights above Somerset West is the Helderberg Mountain Range, a rocky bastion belonging to the Hottentots Holland range that borders the Cape flats. And it’s on the ocean-fa


Judge Excuses Rohde Case Expert Witness

Forensic psychiatrist regurgitated testimony, overstepped her role


Russian Standard Creditors Threaten Collateral Call If Bond Not Paid

Russian Standard Ltd creditors have threatened to begin calling in collateral if the company linked to Rustam Tariko, who owns Russian Standard Bank and founded Russian Standard Vodka, does not pay a


Ayanda Gcaba Leads Exodus As Orlando Pirates Overhaul Team

Long-serving Orlando Pirates players could be leading the mass exodus expected to happen at the club.


?old-aged? Leaders Must Make Way For Young Blood ? Anc Youth League

But Limpopo provincial secretary frontrunner Lehlogonolo Masoga 'is a leader with a high libido and can't be a role model to our children', the EFF says.


Illusions, Mind-bending And Fine Dining Meld Into A Magical Show

Scottish illusionist Scott Silven awes in At the Illusionist’s Table, which runs in Casa Loma twice daily throughout the run of Luminato.


#musicexchange: Ernie Smith

Ernie Smith is an award-winning South African recording artist.


Cayman Residents Urged To Return Stella Artois Beer Following Recall

Stella Artois has announced on Wednesday a voluntary recall of select packages containing 330ml bottles of Stella Artois beer. Cayman Distributors Ltd is working activ


Mossel Bay’s Middle-eastern Foodie Haven, Carola Ann’s – Reviewed


Get Ready For Whisky And Whiskey

Whisky Live showcases a wide range of whiskies, from Scottish single malts to blends, to American, Irish and even some proudly South African spirits


Sweet Lionheart Pâtisserie: Friendship, Frosting And Fun!

Sweet Lionheart Pâtisserie is the creation of friends Nikki Albertyn & Karmen de Reuck. Stunning avant-garde and whimsical cakes are their signature.


Shelf Life: Three Ships Tvc ? Nume?s Not So Naughty ? 80th Burger King

Cheryl Hunter?s weekly pick of all things new in retail ? consumer products launches, retail news and FMCG campaigns!


The Electric Adds New Spark To District 6

The bright coloured paint is not the only thing that makes this hip eatery stand out, their menu brings us an array of healthy protein-packed nut milks and juices are a must-try.


Ushering In A New Era For Brandy At The Cause

Inspired by Cape Town's fynbos, oceans, vineyards and mountain, Cause | Effect is an experiential cocktail kitchen and brandy bar that celebrates locally produced brandies...