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Someone Has Been Selling Hot Dog Water For £21 To Prove People Will Buy Anything

Imagine turning up to a festival and finding that someone was selling something called Hot Dog Water for over £20 a bottle.


Chicken, Bacon and Potato Tray Bake with De Grendel Merlot

Merlot pairs excellently with red meats, whether they’re grilled, roasted, casseroled or braaied, as well as with vegetarian dishes.


9,000 barrels of bourbon fall in Kentucky distillery building collapse

CNN reports that half of the barrels being aged at a Kentucky distillery building fell to the ground when part of the structure collapsed.


Bonnievale Wines Expands Wine Portfolio With The River Collection Premium Range

In the unbridled spirit of progress, Bonnievale Wines has expanded its portfolio with a new premium range of wines as well as a new corporate identity to meet the growing interest in South African wines from local retail consumers. Called The River Collection, the wines were introduced to the media at a glamorous affair at the Bonnievale Wine Cellar. The new wine range represents the winemaker’s ultimate art in the creation of wines that showcase their provenance.


Farming for Legacy on De Wetshof Estate

Top image: Johann de Wet and Danie de Wet.

Johann de Wet from De Wetshof Estate was recently named the Agri Western Cape and Santam Young Farmer of the Year. Samantha van den Berg reports for Die Burger newspaper where she is agriculture editor.


Experience full spectrum of SA wines at “Taste of Tyger Valley”

Tyger Valley Centre is proud to present wines from all over South Africa at the second Taste of Tyger Valley wine festival which takes place on Friday, 29 June from 17h00-21h00 and Saturday, 30 June from 14h00-18h00 in the
Arena, which is easily accessible from the underground parking Entrance 3.


De Krans Basket Press Cabernet Sauvignon 2017 is drinkable and affordable!

With the Winter chill knocking ferociously on our doors it’s the perfect opportunity to sit back and relax in front of a cosy fireplace, with a soul-satisfying glass of red in the one hand and a good book in the other. Alternatively, an evening of comfort food surrounded by great friends are the perfects ingredients to enjoy De Krans’ ‘Basket Press’ Cabernet Sauvignon 2017.


Beck?s Releases Beer Can Shaped Like A Champagne Flute

AB InBev-owned German beer brand Beck's, in partnership with creative agency Serviceplan, has launched a new aluminium beer can which is shaped like a Champagne flute.


Octomore, The World’s Most Heavily Peated Scotch Whisky

While most Islay distilleries pride themselves on producing heavily-peated whiskies, when it comes to actual peat levels in the whisky, the Octomore series has them beat.


Fentimans Unveils Pink Rhubarb And Oriental Yuzu Tonic Waters

Fentimans has launched two new mixer variants in the UK to meet growing consumer demand for unique flavour combinations.


Rollins College To Host Meme Class In July

Art historian Adrienne Lee will teach a course on meme culture this July at Rollins College.


Coke Turns Into Fanta In New Campaign To Fight Homophobic Slurs

Coca-Cola in Brazil has turned a common local insult into a strong anti-homophobia campaign.


Personalised Captain Morgan Promotion Sets Sail

With their latest promotional range of Captain Morgan, Diageo reveals a whole crew of buccaneers: The famous rum brand is available with variable decorations where “Morgan” is replaced with differ


Bonnievale Wines’ The River Collection: Fresh, Fun And Fabulous

We recently headed out of town to attend Bonnievale Wines' new premium wine range launch, dubbed The River Collection. A fitting name, seeing that the Breede River is the main, life-giving artery of t


Absolut Launches Absolut Juice Edition

Absolut has revealed its latest NPD for the off-trade - a new craft bottle range of drinks blended with fruit juice. Absolut Juice Edition, which will...


Mastering The Art Of Standing Out

The art of standing out… the new Lexus NX 300 has nailed it. Lexus has joined fellow luxury manufacturers Audi, BMW, Jaguar, and the likes to release their version of a compact SUV. True to form the


Susan Rohde’s Death Was Caused By Hanging: Forensic Pathologist

Loftus said he could not exclude other causes of force applied to the neck although he stood by his stance stating that the cause of death was death by hanging.


A Wonderful Wintery Overnight Stay At Wolseley’s Big Sky Cottages

Winter is the perfect season for a little local exploration in the Cape. The tourists are out of the way, there’s little pressure to book early, making space for spur-of-the-moment adventures, and e


Seaside Bliss At Abalone House And Spa In Paternoster

Looking for a deluxe getaway? Enjoy a beach side break in a villa designed with luxury and comfort in mind. Located in the pretty fishing village of Paternoster, Abalone House’s beautiful Pool Villa


Review: Winter Dining To Warm Your Heart At Clico Restaurant

The Clico is known for its innovative gourmet fare, local and organic produce, seasonal a la carte menus, bespoke wines and superb service.


Absolut Launches Absolut Juice Edition

Absolut has revealed its latest NPD for the off-trade - a new craft bottle range of drinks blended with fruit juice. Absolut Juice Edition, which will...


The Maslow Puts A Modern Twist On A Classic With High Tea Pairing

Pinkies up - this isn't your average high tea!


Your Favourite Cape Town Breakfast Is Now Available In Joburg


Vergelegen Rehabilitates 2 000ha Of Fynbos

A project that began in 2004 at Vergelegen Wine Estate, Western Cape will be completed by October this year.


Is The Kitchen Your Happy Place? This Culinary Bursary Could Be Yours


Evergreen Investment Beats Expectation At Psg

PSG CEO Piet Mouton says their retirement village investment is beating expectations


Visit Secret Bars, Speakeasies, And More At This Exclusive Cognac Event In Penang

Don't miss this once-in-a-lifetime chance!


Reyneke Chenin Blanc 2016 Vs Reyneke Natural Chenin Blanc 2016

Natural and more natural. The Chenin Blanc from biodynamci producer Reyneke Wines in Stellenbosch has always been top notch but In 2016, Stellenbosch grower Johan


Women’s Day Networking Lunch

Eskilz is celebrating Women's Month this August by hosting a businesswomen's lunch...


Dead Meadow, Nonn And More Added To Endless Daze Lineup

Four international acts have been added to the Endless Daze Festival 2018 lineup...