Wine and cocktails

Message from Prudence, the Perdeberg vine (who lives in the Agter Paarl region)

Jenny Morris, ‘The Giggling Gourmet’ International Celebrity Chef, radio and TV presenter and author, came to visit me.

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Belvedere Vodka Night Saber

Bring the VIP party home with Belvedere’s luminous bottle, the Night Saber.

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Red Wine Milkshake

Shake things up at your next dinner party with this effortless, yet incredibly luxurious adult milk...

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Waterkloof Releases 2015 Seriously Cool Duo

Here we have a Chenin Blanc and Cinsault that demand serious attention and are at their best served not warm, nor freezing cold, but cool.


Fleur Du Cap Sauvignon Blanc – A Dryland Vineyard Triumph

Fleur du Cap Savignon Blanc is a wonderfully complex wine with ample personality and an unfettered expression of its Darling roots.

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Jose Cuervo Launches Premium Sipping Tequila In SA 

Jose Cuervo's rare small batch Tradicional Reposado is from the Original World-Class Producer and made from the highest quality.

Black bottle

A Bitter Sweet Valentine’s With Black Bottle

It is said that opposites attract, and Black Bottle Scotch whisky couldn’t agree more. This unique whisky’s delicate smoky and peaty flavours, balanced by notes of sweet oak and honey, show the seamless synergy that flows f...

veuve clicquot champagne

Christmas Gift Ideas : Veuve Clicquot Champagne

Give the holidays a 'so Veuve Clicquot twist' with gift boxes inspired by 19th century Parisian cabaret dancers by Tsé & Tsé associées.


Eikendal Packs a Tasty Punch With New Pizza & Wine Pairings

Eikendal eases into summer with a sizzling new Pizza & Wine Pairing experience that will cater for lip-smacking action in its tasting room all season long.

Porcupine ridge wines

Porcupine Ridge Release Their Maiden Vintage Chenin Blanc And Chardonnay

Popular additions to this well-loved range that delivers consistent quality at an incredible price.

Bain’s Cape Mountain Whisky Wins Gold Medal In New York

They say if you can make it in New York, you can make it anywhere.

Belaire: France’s Most Exquisite Sparkling Rosé

Luc Belaire Rose is a sparkling rosé wine produced in Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, a region in the south of France known for producing the world’s finest Rosé wines.


Woolworths launches 40 new wines for Xmas

Woolworths - October 2015 saw the release of over 40 new wines in stores, including a craft wine selection, a fine wines range, and a fast-growing selection of imported wines, too.

Durbanville Hills Launches Own Mcc

Durbanville Hills has just introduced its first Cap Classique, and cellar master Martin Moore is a proud man. “Come and taste,” he says. “It’s lovely!”

Pongrácz Toasts 25 Years With Cache of 1-Carat Black Diamonds

Pongrácz, South Africa’s leading Méthode Cap Classique is celebrating 25 years of bold pioneering prowess by affording bubbly lovers with the opportunity of acquiring their very own 1-carat black diamond.


Disaronno Wears Cavalli Sour

The ‘Disaronno wears Cavalli Sour’ cocktail recipe

Eikendal Excels in 2015 Chardonnay Report

Newly released 2014 vintage amongst top echelon with 94 points.

Delheim Grand Reserve Makes a Majestic Comeback

Delheim, the legendary Stellenbosch wine farm owned by the Sperling family, celebrates the rebirth of its flagship red wine, Grand Reserve, after a four-vintage hiatus, with the release of its latest 2013 vintage.

Robertson Winery Launches a Lightly Sparkling Pinot Noir Rosé

Robertson Winery introduced a new style of wine when it launched a Lightly Sparkling Sauvignon Blanc in 2014.


Cucumber Cooler Cocktail

This light cocktail is a welcoming refreshment after a hot summer day!


MOKAÏ – A Taste of Heaven

MOKAÏ, the international party starting drink of choice, is on its way to South Africa just in time for the official party season.

Fruit-Smoothi Cocktail

Fresh, easy and also healthy - this Cocktail is a relaxing start into the weekend!


Lobola Wines – Celebrating Unity amongst South Africans

Lobola is the tradition in many African cultures associated with the celebration of the joining of two families through marriage.

Wine Icons go Back to their Pinotage Roots

Four of South Africa’s iconic Pinotage producers, all part of the Stellenbosch Wine Routes, have joined forces to create the Pinotage Root of South Africa.


Eikendal Releases its Lates Flagship Duo

Stellenbosch Estate, Eikendal, renowned for its elegant wines has released the latest vintages of its two flagship wines – the Bordeaux-style red blend Classique 2013 and wooded Chardonnay 2014.


Pongrácz toasts reign of 25 years as SA’s No. 1

Pongrácz, South Africa’s leading Méthode Cap Classique known for its refined quality and distinctive signature bottle, toasts 25 years of pioneering prowess.


J.C. Le Roux Launches Summer Braais With Flutes Of Brut

Celebrating warmer weather and sunny days, Le Venue Restaurant at The House of J.C Le Roux is launching three exciting braai menus in honour of South Africa’s favourite pass time on National Braai Day, 24 September.


Nitida Brings Sculpture To Season Of Sauvignon

Nitida Wines will be showcasing its debut Sauvignon and Sculpture Season, celebrating fine art accompanied by fine wine this October.


Lobola Wines – Created to Celebrate Unity Amoungst All South Africans

This special Lobola wine will add a touch of class and culture to any event.


Drostdy-Hof Pinotage Adds Fabulous Flavour to Oxtail Potjie

If you are looking for a well-rounded red wine to accompany your next potjie then look no further than Drostdy-Hof's Pinotage.

New Vintage Wine Collection From Nederburg

This time round, Nederburg has created a fabulous four-pack featuring all the varietal reds in the classically styled Winemaster's Reserve range: the Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz, Pinotage and Merlot.

Beat the winter chill with OBiKWA Pinotage

Warm up your winter with OBiKWA Pinotage, the medium bodied wine with rich fruit flavours of blackberries, plums and strawberries - a sure fire way to chase away the cold.

Fleur du Cap Wines

Buy Fleur Du Cap Wines Online

Wine lovers looking for older Fleur du Cap vintages can now find these rare selections online along with the entire range at the Vinotèque in Stellenbosch.


Rum & Ginger Cocktail

If you're a Rum lover then this Rum & ginger cocktail recipe is just for you.


Fruity Pimm’s Jug Cocktail

Cool off this summer with this fruity Pimm's jug cocktail recipe.


Silver Gin Fizz

If you're looking for a quick & easy cocktail, then this Silver Gin Fizz cocktail recipe is ideal for you.

Louisiana jam cocktail

Louisiana Jam Cocktail

Try this refreshing Louisiana jam cocktail on a hot summer's day.


Gluhwein (Mulled Wine) Recipe

What to warm up a bit? Try this gluhwein recipe to warm you from the inside.

Gift From Persia Cocktail

Try this refreshing rum based Gift from Persia cocktail made by the Cape Town finalist, Brent Perremore, for the World Class Best Bartender competition.

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