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What Happens To Wildlife When Bourbon Leaves The Barrel?

This is what it looks like when 18,000 barrels of booze comes crashing down…


Cheeky Peach Mocktail Recipe For Sober October

While many might think that 2020 is way too stressful to survive participating in Sober October, there might be ways to go without your favourite glass of wine! One of them is to enjoy our Natura De-alcoholised Classic White or Red or to try it in one of our delicious mocktails – such as our latest Cheeky Peach mocktail!


Three Ships Whisky To Launch 5TH Limited Edition Master’s Collection Release In Online Sale

 The Three Ships Whisky’s much anticipated annual Online Sale offers South Africans the opportunity to add Master Distiller Andy Watt’s fifth limited edition Master’s Collection release – an 11-Year-Old Special Cask Finish – to their collection, at this exclusive online sale. The timing of this authentic online activation conceptualized by Three Ships Whisky, coincides perfectly with the approach of the festive season. 


Top 10 Sauvignon Blanc Wines In South Africa For 2020

Sauvignon Blanc South Africa has revealed the winners of the 2020 Sauvignon Blanc SA Top 10 competition and this year’s champion wines come from no less than seven different regions. This exciting result for South Africa’s only competition exclusively devoted to Sauvignon Blanc was announced during a virtual awards event on Wednesday 14 October 2020.

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Ladles of Love To Flight ‘Africa in Action’ Documentary On World Food Day

Ladles of Love is flighting its new, emotive “Africa in Action” TV documentary to coincide with World Food Day on 16th October to raise funds for its ‘food security’ programme.


The Devastating Impact Covid-19 Lockdown Had On Beverage Categories

By Dr Dana Braithwaite, BMi Research consultant

The bottled water, energy drinks and sparkling soft drinks categories are three distinctively different categories which have all suffered very different impacts as a result of the Covid-19 lockdown.


A Life Devoted To Tequila Making

NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Devotion doesn't always make sense, but it could mean the difference between great and legendary. Tequila Don Julio is honoring the legacy of


Tasting: Revamped Appleton Estate Rum Core Lineup (signature, 8 Year, 12 Year)

The iconic Jamaican rum distillery has refreshed its core product lineup and added a new rum in the form of Appleton 8 Year Reserve.


Former Chief Winemaker Of Dom Perignon Creates A Sake With Champagne Blending Techniques

IWA 5 heralds in a new era in sake brewing in Japan


Former Chief Winemaker Of Dom Perignon Creates A Sake With Champagne Blending Techniques

IWA 5 heralds in a new era in sake brewing in Japan


Mzansi, Here’s Your Top 10 Sauvignon Blanc Wines For 2020!

These are the top 10 South African Sauvignon Blanc wines as announced last night during a glitzy online affair hosted by Zola Nene.


Nescafe’s Beans Are Green

Created from used aluminium Nescafe Ready-to Drink cans, a robot welcomed guests and checked their temperature at Nescafe Day, held on International Coffee Day which annually falls on Oct 1.


Guess Who Sparkled In Sa’s Top Sparkling Wines Competition

Sue and Doug Lund of Newstead Wines hail from families farming sugar and dairy in KZN. Now these wine newcomers scooped the best producer award at the Amorim Cap Classique Challenge.


International Public Art Festival 2021

Baz-Art presents the 5th edition of the annual International Public Art Festival (IPAF) taking place from the 6th -14th February 2021, bringing art to life in the streets of Salt River, Cape Town. The


Starbucks Ties Executive Pay To 2025 Diversity Targets

Starbucks Corp. said it would mandate antibias training for executives and tie their compensation to increasing minority representation in its workforce, becoming the latest company to set fresh diver


Franschhoek’s Uncorked Festival Is Happening In November

Save the date. The 2020 edition of the Franschhoek Uncorked Festival will be held in the beautiful Francophile village from 6 to 8 November.


From Pierneef To Makamo: Online Auction To Showcase Art From Eight African Countries

The Spring online-only sale of modern, post-war and contemporary art, jewellery and fine wine ends 19 October.


Sa Mixologist Travis Kuhn Crafts Limited Edition Inverroche Pioneers Collection Gin

After being named Champion Bartender, Pichas hand-crafted a limited-edition, first-of-its-kind Inverroche Pioneers Collection gin.


Sa’s Quintessential Whisky Collector’s Online Sale

SPONSORED | Three Ships Whisky launches a limited edition Shiraz Cask Finish


An Exclusive Look At El Mayor’s Limited-edition Extra Añejo Rum Cask Finish With Distiller Grace González

Grace Gonza?lez was born into a family of master tequila distillers. In fact, she represents the fourth generation of one of Mexico’s most reputable tequila distillation families –…


Bacardi Spirit Forward Summit Returns For Free Conversations About Authenticity, Intersectionality, The Workplace And Wellness


Riky Rick Gets Dissed By Fan Over Mysterious Russian Bear Partnership

Riky Rick did not seem too fazed about promoting his signature Russian Bear and it was recently pointed out to him. Fans did not even know this was a thing.


Brown-forman’s Herradura Legend Añejo Tequila

Brown-Forman has launched what the group claims is a "first of its kind" ultra-premium Tequila under its Herradura brand, aged in deeply-grooved and heavily-charred oak barrels.


New ‘guinness Gives Back’ Pack Funds Community Relief Efforts

/PRNewswire/ -- While the holiday season may look different this year, the spirit of giving and goodness will never be stronger as we all look to lift each...


Tim James: A Visit To Albert Ahrens And His Wines

It must be some 17 years back that I first met Albert Ahrens. I was still in the early stages of falling in love with the Swartland and Albert had been


The Whisky Exchange Unveils Exclusive Highland Park And Redbreast Bottlings

Highland Park and Redbreast exclusive bottlings for The Whisky Exchange


Shannon Vineyards Black 2016

The acclaimed Mount Bullet Merlot from Elgin property Shannon Vineyards is made from 3ha of vineyard planted to five different clones. The wine labelled


Cocktail Of The Week: Almond Joy

Wausau Pilot & Review This week's featured cocktail is dangerously delicious, a smooth, creamy delight perfect for a cool fall evening. Who needs a


Pocket-friendly Accommodation At Stayeasy City Bowl

With modern amenities, warm hospitality, a perfect location and a price that?s easy on the pocket, StayEasy Cape Town City Bowl is an easy choice when


Iwsc Reveals The Producers Shortlisted For Top Wine Trophies

IWSC unveils the final shortlists for the Wine Producer Awards, which recognise the best wine producers across the world.