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Mussels show their muscles

Mussels show their muscles

Neil Pendock July 27, 2015 0

SA wine played better than the Springboks on Saturday at the annual Ultra Liquors Mussels exercise at Den Anker on the Cape Town Waterfront. While the bokke played second krismiswurm to the Kiwis, SA mussels

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BEE brands hijacked by the FT

BEE brands hijacked by the FT

Neil Pendock July 25, 2015 0

The list of Black-owned wine brands in the Weekend Financial Times today will raise a few eyebrows in Gugs and Soweto. Dorrance, bien sure! Earthbound, tell that to Distell shareholders! Stellenrust - is dit ‘n

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thefatjewish = double bunny chow

thefatjewish = double bunny chow

Neil Pendock July 25, 2015 0

The importance of social media is underlined today in the Weekend Financial Times, soon to be under Japanese ownership. A hilarious interview with New York socia phenomenon The Fat Jew who seems to have

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George in the poo

George in the poo

Neil Pendock July 24, 2015 0

Pop-up restaurants are all the rage at the minute. But according to the notorious hairy lifestyle blogger WhaleCottage, celebrity chef George Jardine indulges in poo-ups and squirts instead. Perhaps the Whale should hurry on

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Times Live censors stars

Times Live censors stars

Neil Pendock July 23, 2015 0

Is the tide turning against star ratings of wine? After three decades of Platter, the currency is totally devalued. In yesterday’s opinion of Tertius Boshoff’s Stellenrust Chardonnay 2014, the wine was rated **** (equivalent

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