Whisky Live is back at the Sandton Convention Centre and if it’s your first time at the biggest whisky festival in Africa, here’s a rundown.
Pick n Pay changed the way South Africans do grocery shopping when they introduced Stikeez to the mix last year.
Haute Cabriere dominated social media feeds, with snaps of the frozen treats proudly held in the well-manicured hands of millennials.
Last week Makro launched their new festive season liquor catalogue, and as odd as it sounds, the catalogue is a great starting point to plan the next few months of your life.
In addition to leading wine estates, guests can look forward to a fantastic range of exhibitors from all over the country.
A good blend lends itself to a broader approach because it gives you a free hand to find new and exciting pairings – when it comes to blends you simply don’t have to stick to tradition.

food and drink Dump the cognac and drink brandy

The fact that supporting locally made brandies helps sustain jobs and increases production is an act of kindness when your finances start to crumble.

food and drink Pierre Jourdan Wine Popsicles the heat-buster we deserve

The sudden onslaught of summer-like heat this August might indicate a scorcher of a summer ahead. But I say, bring on the heat – I’m ready.

food and drink The Unusuals Wine Festival is a must-go event

Participation in the festival by wine producers is by invitation only, with the organisers ensuring that only top-quality wines will be featured.

World The ‘wine Disney Land’ of France

No one does wine quite like the French, and this new attraction is taking your Chablis and Chardonnay to a whole new level.

food and drink Mandela’s ex-chef cooks up franchise

He’s cooked for Queen Elizabeth and Quincy Jones – now his eyes are set on the restaurant game.

food and drink StarBucks lands with a kick

The iconic brand is set to caffeinate South Africans from April 21.

food and drink Make a delicious classic margarita

To honour this cocktail’s history it is best to drink it served with salt on the rim of the glass, shaken, with ice on the rocks.

food and drink Don’t take product’s calorie count for granted

Low fat has long been the buzz word on products.

food and drink The Test Kitchen ranked one of the world’s best restaurants

A Cape Town eatery has been named as one of the world’s best restaurants in the authoritative Tripadvisor’s Best Fine Dining Restaurants – World listings.

food and drink Cabernet is king for Bertho

Not many wine estates can boast only five winemakers in a century.

food and drink Motherland coffee celebrates the drink’s African origins

“I’ll have a cappuccino Mother Cuppa please,” a young lady says, leaning over the counter.

Lifestyle Overweight teens run bowel cancer risk

Teenagers who are very overweight may run double the risk of developing colorectal cancer when they reach middle age, according to research published Monday.

food and drink Currying flavour

Think lip-smacking authentic South African Indian-inspired dishes made with the finest KwaZulu-Natal produce.

food and drink McDonalds burger patty myths busted

How is your McDonald’s burger patty made? Quite simply really.




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