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SA chardonnay judged world’s best

Groot Constantia’s 2013 chardonnay was judged the best in the world at the Chardonnay du Monde competition.

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The wine without the babalas

Scientists say they have found the key to making hangover-free wine, by altering the DNA of yeast in the drink.

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Raising profiles, creating jobs

A new initiative on the cards aims to see more bottled wines exported from our shores, writes Nicola Jenvey.

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Vintages to bring year-end festive cheer
December 23 2014 at 11:38

South Africa has a host of sparkling wines worthy of a place at anyone's table, writes Nicola Jenvey.

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Dilmah Tea now available in SA
December 22 2014 at 10:14

One of the world's most esteemed tea brands, Dilmah, is finally accessible to SA consumers.

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Toast in 2015 at famous vineyard
December 18 2014 at 10:44

Myrna Robins's year is not complete without a visit to this most entrancing of Constantia farms.

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Cape beer festival brews up a storm
December 12 2014 at 11:20

The 5th edition of the Cape Town Festival of Beer was once again a massive hit.

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Chin-chin to chenin as Cinderella image fades
December 10 2014 at 11:14

Consumers who have not moved beyond sauvignon blanc and chardonnay are missing out big time, writes Myrna Robins.

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The world's best single malt whisky
December 9 2014 at 13:13

Sullivans Cove is among a new breed of whisky makers in Tasmania that is making waves on the international stage.

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The bitter truth about your coffee mug
December 5 2014 at 12:08

The secret to delicious coffee has been discovered - and it has nothing to do with the beans or the frothiness of milk.

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Swedish Merlot, anyone?
December 4 2014 at 11:50

Warmer temperatures are helping push wine production into Nordic countries in a rare positive spin-off from climate change.

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Organic sauvignon blanc a wine to savour
December 2 2014 at 11:45

Wines with heart are worth more than a glance, writes Myrna Robins.

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To boldly sip some coffee in space
November 28 2014 at 11:31

Astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti is the first person to sample a proper short black coffee at zero gravity.

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