The Franschhoek Uncorked wine festival, happening this weekend, is looking even bigger and better than before. Here’s what to look out for.
Most of us will lug a bottle of wine along to a friend’s place for dinner, and getting that part right is something of a fine art.
We all have that one friend who loves to show off their extensive wine knowledge, but watching someone flounder is far more enjoyable.
Wine aficionados flock from around the world to sample the Western Cape’s wines, and we have much to boast about. Hold off on the snob comments for now.
Drinking on a Thursday is always a good time, but at least you have a decent excuse if it’s the Friday after First Thursday.
I never had a bar in my home until a few months ago. Now that we’ve ‘broken the seal’, as it were, we can’t get enough of it.
It’s all fun and games exploring the vineyards, but much of a wine farm’s magic happens in the cellars. Some even have massive underground tunnels.
Who would have guessed that 2018’s biggest wine trend would involve lava and volcanoes? Not us, but apparently it’s all the rage.
As a proud South African wine consumer, it’s important to know what’s out there, especially if you’re looking to invest in something local.
Having been named South Africa’s number one restaurant five times over, famed chef Luke Dale-Roberts has decided his new challenge involves using less water.
It’s no secret that the Western Cape’s water crisis has made life tough for farmers, but what do the experts have to say about our wine industry?
If the football didn’t catch your interest, with the Eagles shedding the underdog title and taking home the trophy, then the commercials usually do the trick.
You might have taken your parent’s car for a joyride when you were younger, but have you ever stolen a tank and rammed it into a store?
Showcasing Model Eleven at this year’s CES, Coravin has gone fully automatic with their latest gadget. Might just be worth the investment.
A while back we heard about something we dubbed ‘The Treasure Chest’, and naturally Seth was very excited. Our goodies have arrived so let’s get stuck in.
Fancy treating yourself to a little fine bubbly, but tired of forking out top dollar? SodaStream reckons they’ve solved the problem, although we have our doubts.
No one wants to start thinking about next year already, but these tiny pearls of wisdom will definitely help you prep for what’s to come.
If you have been trying to get pregnant, a good dose of red wine might help you with the process. At least that’s what one study has now suggested.
Gone are the days of shovelling chocolate down the hatch without a little guilt, but that’s why we eat dark chocolate now. So, do we have a leg to stand on?
We all like a good deal when it comes to wine, but stump up less than R50 for a bottle and you’ll be faced with a few dilemmas.
Who doesn’t love free stuff, and there’s plenty to be found inside this year’s Emmy Awards gift bag. Oh to be famous.
Finally, later today, Apple will be announcing the new products they’re launching. Of course that includes the 10th anniversary of the iPhone, so here’s how to watch.
Following Hurricane Harvey, Irma has caused even more destruction in the Caribbean. That includes destroying buildings on Branson’s private island.
The winner of the annual Wolftrap Steakhunter Competition has been announced, and for the first time in five years the top award has gone to a Cape Town restaurant.
So you have that one friend who can smell a hint of elderberry and a whiff of truffle from a mile away. Don’t worry, we all do, so send them this video.
If you have some spare cash lying around, you might want to invest in fine South African wine. The experts have even picked which ones are performing best.
Here are a few of our favourite wines, so that next time you have to choose a bottle of wine you’ll know exactly which to pluck off the shelf.