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Single malt whisky is the new reason to visit the Indian province of Goa

A unique visitor centre adds lustre to India’s west coast, writes Clifford Roberts.


Toast To Guilt-Free Sipping With These Calorie-Conscious Cocktails

People are gradually becoming more active and wellness is taking center stage but can our cocktails also be healthy? While a healthy cocktail seems like somewhat of a contradiction, there are plenty of calorie-conscious cocktails that use fresh ingredients and boast far less calories than the usual go-to cocktails like margaritas, pina coladas and the likes.


Here are the South African Top 10 World Class Bartender Finalists

Diageo’s award-winning World Class Competition, now in its 11th year, is currently in full swing across South Africa.


How To Craft Your Own Cocktails On A Plane

Fifteen plus hours on a plane is a lot of time to kill and, as great as the in-flight entertainment is, sometimes you need something more exciting to do to pass the time. So why not pack your very own mini bar kit  — with an emphasis on mini — and mix up some of your favourite cocktails mid-flight?


Glen Carlou Releases Its New Quartz Stone Chardonnay

We never need an excuse to drink Chardonnay, in fact we encourage it, even if it is just to celebrate this day. 


11th Edition of the Diageo World Class Competition kicks off

The 11th edition of the Diageo World Class Competition is here: a platform with a strong brand purpose making people care about what, where and how to drink.


Celebrating Women at the Sowetan Women’s Club Lifestyle Experience

On April 27th, the Sowetan women’s club celebrated their freedom with a premium rooftop event capped with a keynote address by Connie Ferguson. The club continues to empower ambitious and aspirational women; while creating a networking platform to learn and grow from other like-minded women in fun and interactive spaces. Boschendal was delighted to join the festivities, sponsoring the event with our fine selection of Methode Cap Classiques.


Boplaas heritage of excellence on show in South Africa’s oldest wine region

The links of top Klein Karoo winery and distiller Boplaas Family Vineyards to one of South Africa’s original and arguably most prestigious wineries was highlighted at a show of new releases held in Constantia last week.


Story Of Sriracha: How Hot Sauce Launched By Refugee From Vietnam Spawned A Food Empire

When Sriracha fanatic Griffin Hammond first visited the Huy Fong Foods factory, where his beloved hot sauce is made, it took his breath away – literally.


Seeing the (Wine) Glass Half Full – Boschendal Harvest Report 2019

Standing tall and strong, newly appointed Jacques Viljoen may be fresh-faced at Boschendal, but his many years of experiences have certainly prepared him for his essential role as Cellar Master. With 2019 marking his first harvest at Boschendal, he speaks confidently about the importance of teamwork:


This Company Wants To Be The Bacardi Of Cannabis — And It Has Plans For An Ipo

Vertical Companies is building a portfolio of cannabis brands and has plans to list its Vertical Wellness unit in the third quarter.


Does Your Coke Taste Different With Less Sugar?

Over the last two years, Coca-Cola South Africa has reduced the average sugar content in its fizzy drinks by 26% to comply with the sugar tax.


Slayer And Jägermeister Team Up For Extremely Metal Limited-edition Bottle

Slayer is currently rocking audiences worldwide on their farewell tour, but that doesn't mean they're not going out with a boozy bang.  To commemorate 40 years


Conversation Piece: A Bespoke Dinner With Glen Carlou, Unrecognisable Gordon And Forgetful Heidi

When you?re hosting your own dinner party at home, you get to choose your company, but that invitation to a fancy dinner with a bunch of strangers ? that can go anywhere. You could have to sit through


Wheels On Fire: Pete Goffe-wood: Rolling Down The Road To Paarl, Food Truck In Tow

Life never seems dull for Pete Goffe-Wood, who is about to start a new cheffy gig at Paarl?s Grande Roche, and whose new food truck is a gift.


Photographer Captures Rare Red Sprites Above Thunderstorms Across North America

?My captures are usually completely unique and it is very satisfying to present such things to people.?


Journey To The Southernmost Tip Of Africa And Stay At The Agulhas Country Lodge

The Cape is brimming with attractive hotspots for tourism. These have become regarded as the epicentres for our dining and art scenes, our heritage and history, and the thrill that is to be found here


Global Iced Tea Market Incomes, Profits & Price Investigation By Segmentation

International Iced Tea Market 2019 report offers a deep estimation of the including accepted technologies, essential trends, market pilots, challenges, standardization, Iced Tea regulatory panorama, d


Four Killed After Drivers Lost Control Of Their Vehicles

Four people were killed in two separate car crashes in the Western Cape on Friday where the drivers lost control of their vehicles.


How Local Designer Jordyn Pollock Finds Beauty In Cowhides

Local designer Jordyn Pollock is turning cowhides into a chic accessory. Her online homeware and accessory stores, Cow Hide Co. and &Seek, offer a collection of home and fashion essentials made fr


The Arniston Spa Hotel And Cape Country Routes: Home, Sweet Temporary Home On The South Cape Coast

The Cape countryside is a patchwork quilt of rolling fields dotted with cows, sheep, blue cranes, and the occasional ostrich. Amongst the cultivation remain untouched stands of the Cape?s indigenous f


Spier Launches New Coastal Inspired Wine Range, Seaward

To pay homage to the benefits of growing grapes along the coast, Spier Wine Farm has a new wine range titled Seaward which comprises a lightly-wooded Chardonnay and a layered, spicy Shiraz.


Surprising And Delicious Guinness Bbq Pairings

Delicious BBQ foods to pair with Guinness beers. What BBQ foods go well with Guinness Blonde, Guinness Draught, Guinness Extra Stout, Guinness Foreign Extra Stour, and Guinness 200th Anniversary Extra


The Best Bank Holiday Supermarket Deals On Wine, Beer And Spirits

Tesco, Asda, Morrisons and more - you're bound to pick up deals everywhere all weekend


Savanna Non-alcoholic Lemon: Break The Rules, Change Your World

Savanna has always been the maverick of the South African cider market. It's challenged the category norms with innovations like Savanna Loco - cider infused with Tequila flavour - and the rum-flavour


Ramaphosa’s Inauguration To Be Toasted With Bonang’s Brut

Guests at President Cyril Ramaphosa's inauguration will toast and sip Bonang Matheba's recently launched sparkling wine range.


Constellation Brands Falls On Analyst Downgrade

Morgan Stanley knocks its rating on the nation's No. 3 beer maker down to equal-weight from overweight.


Watch: Learn How To Fillet Fish Like Kobus Van Der Merwe


Bar Magazine

Imbibe Live returns to London on 1 and 2 July to set the agenda for the on-trade.


Sparkling Bottled Water Market In-depth Analysis On Latest Trend, Current Status And Insight Driven Transformation 2019-2025.

Global Sparkling Bottled Water Market 2019 by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast