BMW Is Patenting Champagne Glasses That Fill From The Bottom

If we had to guess, the technology could wind up in high-end 7 Series or Rolls-Royce cars


Township Vineyards Taking Flight in Cape Town

Surprise everyone with a tour of the only vineyards in Cape Town’s townships. You will see rows of Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc and Muscat in the market garden plots between the corrugated iron struc


Constellation Brands To Invest Extra $4bn In Cannabis Company


Is Devil’s Peak trying to monopolise South African craft?

Last week, in what started as a quiet deal and ended being shouted from the social media rooftops, Devil’s Peak – or in fact Signal Hill Products, the parent company to the Cape Town brewery ?  s


Recovery Of Cognac Continues As Exports Reach Record High


How Fanta Was Invented In Nazi Germany

Fanta is for many the definitive orange soda. Popular worldwide, the brand has always been owned by Coca-Cola. But the drink was actually created in Germany, and owes its existence to ingredient short


Why Cocktail Catering Is A Good Side Hustle For Bartenders

The benefits of working special events—and how to get started


Mezcal’s Global March

Just this week we clued into the existence of yet another new agave spirit that only confirms that where agave grows, distilling is always an option. Welcome Leonista, an agave distillate from South A


Two Days In The Robertson Wine Valley

My mom and I spent two days in the Robertson Wine Valley -- tasting wine, eating food, and soaking up the lovely small-town atmosphere.


Topiarist Woken Up By vicious Drunks Trying To Have Sex With His ‘lady Hedge’ 

A topiarist has complained that drunks keep having sex with his ornate “privet lady” hedge.

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