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The most expensive Champagne bottles on the planet

Nothing says celebration quite like popping bottles of Champagne.


Hendrick’s Gin unveils a R40 000 cocktail in South Africa

To celebrate the start of the Gin O’Clock summer season, the world’s most unusual premium, small batch, and hand-crafted gin, Hendrick’s Gin has created South Africa’s most peculiar and expensive cocktail experience, valued at R40 000 each.


The famous habit of spraying Champagne was a result of an accident

The famous habit of spraying champagne is in fact a result of an accident turned to tradition.


Sweet Summer Pairings for Kids at Perdeberg Cellars

During this upcoming summer season, Perdeberg Cellars will be offering food and drink pairings to both adults and kids alike; only, the kid’s pairings will be of a much different nature; sweet and creative.


How To Buy Champagne On A Beer Budget

“Champagne” is more than something for your monocle to fall into when you’re outraged. Though it connotes luxury, there are many less expensive (but lower quality) options you might be fed when you try to get the fizzy stuff for cheap.


Lavish New Beach Lodge Opens In De Hoop Nature Reserve

A new and luxurious safari-marine camp is launching in April 2019 along the Eastern area of the De Hoop Nature Reserve and will be the first SA property by the Natural Selection group.

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Jägermeister Reveals Halloween Fortunes With Ar Tarot Cards

Jägermeister is using augmented reality to celebrate Halloween this year with virtual tarot cards on Snapchat. “Divine the Darke” invites users to unlock AR tarot cards and flip them over...


Anthony Gismondi: Inexpensive Wines With Real Value

A sector of the B.C. wine market that is fast disappearing is inexpensive wines that offer real value and are widely available.


Whiskey Review: Wild Turkey Master’s Keep Revival

We review Wild Turkey Master’s Keep Revival, a bourbon blending American whiskies aged 12 to 15 years and finishing them in older ex-Oloroso sherry casks.


Anthony Gismondi: Inexpensive Wines With Real Value

A sector of the B.C. wine market that is fast disappearing is inexpensive wines that offer real value and are widely available.


Sodastream Launches Device To Clean Plastics From Ocean

This is the first-known attempt of a commercial company to undertake a physical clean-up of trash from open waters.


Tesco, Heineken, Dollar Shave Club: 5 Things That Mattered This Week

Catch up on all the major marketing news this week, including Tesco's drive to help customers eat more healthily, Heineken's struggles with ecommerce and Dollar Shave Club's new business model.


The Most Exclusive And Rare Champagne In South Africa #worldchampagneday

There's bubbles and then there's these bubbles, which you'd be hard pressed to find in SA


Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts 2018/2019 Set To Sizzle

If you are looking for enthralling entertainment this summer season in Cape Town, don’t despair, the Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts 2018/2019 returns on Sunday 18 November 2018 to Sunday 31 Mar


This Week In Esports: Nescafé, Mercedes-benz, Cloud9, Vancouver

As always, this week in esports has been full of interesting stories: from ESL expanding a popular partnership to Nescafé getting further involved with the industry. Here are our top stories from th


Glenfiddich’s Experiential Night To Thrill Lagosians

By Mary Nnah Last year, the world’s most awarded single malt whisky, Glenfiddich hosted grand activations in Lagos and Abuja by partnering with Felabration. The events were truly magical as for the


Are Smirnoff’s Gmo-free Vodka Labels Illegal?

Smirnoff, a vodka brand, has tried to place itself under a health halo by claiming it is not only gluten-free but non-GMO as well. ... So why claim it is


Halloween 2018 Miami Restaurant Party Guide

For Halloween this year, many Miami-area eateries are offering themed menus, entertainment, and costume contests.


5 Things You Should Know About Champagne #worldchampagneday

This is what you need to know about bubbles on #WorldChampagneDay.


France’s Remy Cointreau In Good Spirits As Cognac Sales Surge

French spirits group Remy Cointreau said Friday its sales grew by five percent in the first half of its 2018-19 financial year driven by its popular Remy A global lifestyle platform for digital storyt


Mcqp’s Halloween Party To Take Place At Tau Nightclub And Crew Bar

The TAU Nightclub and Crew Bar in Cape Town will be draped in all things ghoulish and ghostly when it co-hosts the Mother City Queer Project's (MCQP) Halloween party on 26 October 2018...


First Global Gastronomy Tourism Startup Competition Launched

The gastronomic tourism sector is moving towards innovation and the diversification of its offerings. UNWTO, in collaboration Basque Culinary Center, has launched the first UNWTO Gastronomy Tourism St


South Africa Celebrates Global Champagne Day On Twitter

It?s Global Champagne Day, a day seemingly dedicated to enjoying the bubbly drink and its origins.


South African Dairy Firm Clover Says In Takeover Talks, Shares Up 13%

Clover, which processes products including yoghurt, beverages, cheese and olive oil, has focused on developing higher margin, value-added branded food and beverages as part of its strategy to move awa


#worldchampagneday: 5 Things You Should Know About Champagne

This is what you need to know about bubbles on #WorldChampagneDay.


Kilbeggan Launches Small Batch Rye

Today, the Kilbeggan Distilling Company celebrates the limited-edition release of Kilbeggan® Small Batch Rye, the only modern Irish whiskey of record to feature such a high quantity of rye within its




Clover Krush To Donate 20 00 School Shoes In 2019

The `#KrushGoodness` project by Clover Krush will aim to give 20 000 children across South Africa a brand new pair of school shoes to equip them for the school year ahead in 2019.


It’s Gin And Tonic Day, So…

Gin isn't just for summer. We found several gin cocktails designed for the cooler weather.


Tzaneen: It Is Wine Tasting Time At The Festival Of The Year

The Wine Tasting Safari will surely be one of the highlights at this year's annual Taste of Tzaneen Fest, which will be held at Fairview Hotel in Tzaneen, on November 2 and 3.