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Scientific proof that whisky is more arty than brandy

Scientific proof that whisky is more arty than brandy

Neil Pendock November 25, 2014 0

As Distell CEO Richard Rushton considers next year’s budget allocation for spirits, he may wish to read some startling new scientific research on the difference between whisky and brandy. Which may translate to even

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A spicy stocking filler from PawPaw Publishers

A spicy stocking filler from PawPaw Publishers

Neil Pendock November 25, 2014 0

A bizarre wake-up call this morning with Ferguson, Missouri in flames on CNN mixed with flashbacks from Durban Curry: so much of flavour, people places & secret recipes by Erica Platter & Clinton Friedman

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Petit Verdot hits the spot

Petit Verdot hits the spot

Neil Pendock November 25, 2014 1

Petit Verdot is a floating restaurant on the Vaal River so I thought Societi Bistro on Orange Street, Cape Town, would be a good place to test drive the KWV Mentors Petit Verdot 2012.

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Has the Washington Post gone meshuggah?

Has the Washington Post gone meshuggah?

Neil Pendock November 24, 2014 0

“In Cape Town, forget the wine and go for the brandy instead” advises the Washington Post. The newspaper may have won 47 Pulitzer Prizes but will surely not make 48 with this brandy route

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Black Friday for SA wine

Black Friday for SA wine

Neil Pendock November 24, 2014 0

Black Friday is an American retail tradition that sees shops offer huge discounts on the day after Thanksgiving to kick off the Christmas sales season. This year, Thanksgiving falls on Thursday the 27th so Johan

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