The Walking Dead Star Goes Full Pirate In Kraken Commercial


The Walking Dead star Tom Payne booked a new gig as the face of Kraken Rum’s new commercials.

 

Why Do We Get Headaches When We Haven’t Had Coffee?


Caffeine is our favourite drug, but if we miss out on our fix, it can be a real headache – in more ways than one.

 

Unveiling Exquisite PIWOSA Works of #LiquidArt for CapeWine 2018 – Enter #JourneysEnd


Journey’s End Vineyards is the fifth exquisite work of #LiquidArt to be revealed in the run-up to CapeWine 2018.

 

Michelangelo Awards Re-writes the Record Book for Wine and Spirits Entries


Top image: Lorraine Immelman, CEO and founder of the Michelangelo International Wine and Spirits Awards.

A new record number of entries for the Michelangelo International Wine and Spirit Awards has been set for this year’s competition with 2244 wines and spirits from 16 countries entering this year. This is a spectacular increase of 611 on last year’s number.

 

Women in Wine: The two ladies dominating at Accolade Wines


Top image: Chandre Petersen and Alison Pearce

 

Reliable, accessible, versatile – La Motte releases 2016 vintage of Bordeaux-style Millennium


La Motte’s Millennium is a trusted choice when it comes to South African red wines and one of the first successful Bordeaux-style blends made in this country. La Motte has now released the 2016 edition of the La Motte Millennium consisting of Merlot (51%), Cabernet Franc (30%), Petit Verdot (9%) and Malbec (10%).

 

Salt and pepper squid with jalapeno and honey dipping sauce, by chef Pete Goffe-Wood


Craving a deliciously crisp yet creamy-textured Sauvignon blanc that’s a superb match with fresh seafood with a hint of spice? Nederburg’s Heritage Heroes The Young Airhawk barrel-fermented Sauvignon Blanc of the 2016 vintage, awarded a gold medal at the prestigious The Drinks Business Global Sauvignon Blanc Masters 2017 competition, is an excellent choice, according to Nederburg white-wine maker, Elmarie Botes.

 

How to pack wine in your suitcase


Traveling with wine is potentially wardrobe ruining—just imagine all that beautiful Bordeaux soaking your silk shirt.

 

Wine On The River In Partnership With Nedbank: 26-28 Ocotober


Ladies and gents, lovers of fabulous wine, good food and happy vibes – assemble! Springtime is around the corner and the Robertson Wine Valley is getting ready to celebrate in style.

 

Fine Wine Evening with Vondeling Wines at the Peech Boutique Hotel


Janine Shearer from Appellation Wines SA and Paul Barrett, Head Chef at The Peech Hotel, will be presenting a four-course dinner paired with Vondeling wines on Friday 24 August.

 
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