Cape Town Law Enforcement destroys over 16 000 bottles of confiscated booze to make way for festive season


The City of Cape Town has dumped more than 16 000 bottles of confiscated booze this morning to make space and prepare for the upcoming festive season. The disposal is part of the City’s operational readiness plan, which takes effect annually in late November.  

 

Cheers to Summer with Rosé


The appeal for rosé continues to climb as high as the African sun and when summer hits, the first thing we do is check how much of the glorious stuff is in the fridge. Blushing little bottles of joy, beading with excitement and begging to be consumed.

 

Africa And Middle East Bars To Visit In 2019


If one were to imagine the most likely destination for a thriving bar and hospitality scene, the UAE might, to put it mildly, not come near the top of the list.

 

Get festive with De Grendel’s Christmas Collections 2018


Still looking for the perfect end-of-year gift for clients, business partners or colleagues? Look no further than the De Grendel Christmas Collections.

 

Five Stars for De Krans Cape Vintage Reserve 2016


De Krans Wine Cellar, situated in Calitzdorp along the Route 62, has received a five-star rating for its Cape Vintage Reserve 2016 in the latest edition of the authoritative and internationally recognized Platter’s by Diners Club South African Wine Guide 2019due for release this month. 

 

Delicious and Nutritious Sweet Potato Pancakes


These pancakes from bionic-bodies are made with no nasties and only use healthy ingredients! They’re super easy to whip up too, so your lazy Sunday can remain just that.

 

With Summer heating up, enjoy a glass of Cloudfall 2016 in the Sunny Tasting Garden at Haut Espoir


Join Haut Espoir in the Tasting Shed for a sunny walk through to the Tasting Garden where Mlo or Siyanda will guide you through the Franschhoek winery’s Summer wines.

 

The Strongest Gin In The World Will Melt Your Face


Smögen, a Swedish distillery, has created a London Dry gin that’s 165 proof called Strane Ultra Uncut. That’s 82.5 percent ABV, or 12.5 percent higher than many rubbing alcohols. Except unlike rubbing alcohol, you’re supposed to drink Ultra Uncut.

 

You can now drink bubbly from a can, thanks to Chateau Del Rei


Embrace instant celebration with the fabulous flair of new Chateau Del Rei, the naturally sweet sparkling wine, conveniently packaged in a can for any occasion.

 

Packaging Spotlight: Fortune-Telling Wine Bottles That Connect Drinkers To A Tarot Reading


Kelly Taylor created Blood & Moon Fortune Telling Wine as a concept with an interactive label that puts a new spin on the tradition of consulting tarot cards for a personalized reading. 

 
Writer
Jan Laubscher
Social Connections
General Information
Chief Bottle Opener at winetimes.co

The Daily Feed

Subscribe to our daily feed and get the latest trending news directly in your inbox