Food24's Cathy Marston crowned top wine educator

2015-01-29 09:35

Our gal walks away with a highly-prized international award.

Our wine editor’s top 10 wines of 2014

2014-12-02 16:10

These would make great Christmas gifts!

Sparkling wines for Summer!

2014-10-22 10:26

Cathy Marston shares 10 bubblies for the new season.

What’s a balanced wine?

2014-08-14 13:04

Our wine editor explains in easy-to-understand terms, what makes a wine balanced.

U-turn for Cape Town liquor act

2013-03-28 09:55

An aspect of the controversial liquor law to be put on hold - can we change anything else?

All about the new liquor laws in SA

2013-03-18 15:53

As of April 1st, South Africa faces a new set of proposed liquor laws.

Scratch 'n sniff wines

2013-03-05 09:03

What do you think about scented wine labels, are they a gimmick or a great idea?

5 everyday wines for February

2013-02-13 13:04

When budget is just too boring, treat yourself to something a little bit nicer.

Food24 eats at Café Blanc de Noir at Brenaissance

2013-02-08 10:25

Our wine editor pays a visit to Devon Valley's new wine estate, Brenaissance.

Launch of Neethlingshof Six Flowers white blend

2013-01-29 13:07

Cathy Marston gets the scoop on Neethlingshof's latest release.

5 budget wines for January

2013-01-23 09:42

We get it, January is tough. But don't let it stop you from enjoying a good glass of wine.

5 Romantic sparkling wines for a blind date

2012-10-18 11:18

Cathy gathers a few bottles of bubbly to calm your nervous on a blind date.

Italian vs SA wines

2012-09-11 14:19

Great value Italian wines are now available. Cathy Marston takes you through them and compares their SA counterparts.

Top 7 wines for lamb

2012-04-04 11:17

Cathy finds some baaaa-gains at all price levels!

Ten summer white wines for under R40

2012-02-29 14:43

Cathy Marston takes a trolley around her local SPAR.

8 wallet-friendly wines

2012-02-08 09:18

Some great tasting bargain wines.

Zonnebloem - an oldie but a goodie

2012-02-01 18:11

Cathy gets to taste a wine older than she is!

Twelve good wines under R30 - yes, really!

2012-01-14 13:24

Cathy goes bargain-hunting.

The Best SA Wine Launch - Part 2

2011-11-29 14:15

Cathy's Namibia trip goes insane

FNB Sauvignon Blanc Challenge winners 2011

2011-11-04 15:39

A revolutionary competition!

Welcome to November's Vinatics with KWV

2011-11-01 05:39

All you need to know about our fabulous KWV picnic.

2012 Platter 5 Star Wines Released

2011-10-11 10:55

Full results and comments from Cathy Marston.

The windiest winery in South Africa

2011-10-04 16:03

Cathy gets blown away by Cape Point Vineyards.

Top 10 wines for National Braai Day

2011-09-19 09:47

Cathy finds some great wines to go with your braai.

Top 7 Sauvignon Blancs for spring

2011-09-07 21:52

Cathy picks her favourites from the latest Sauvignon releases.


6 red wines that will go perfectly with a Summer braai

2015-01-20 16:15

Cathy Marston says fruity reds are the way to go!

SA wine labels: are they misleading us?

2014-12-01 11:37

When is a wine labelled ‘Stellenbosch’ not from Stellenbosch?

Why is pink wine pink?

2014-08-26 13:25

Our wine editor uncovers a few myths about how rosé wine is made.

Public vote gets Sunday booze back for Gauteng

2013-04-03 11:41

The people have spoken, and the Province of Gauteng has responded.

How long should I keep my wine for?

2013-03-19 09:33

Our wine editor shares tips for aging wine.

No more buying alcohol on Sundays!

2013-03-13 10:00

Not even a bottle of wine, in a restaurant, on a wine farm? The law explained.

5 top-notch wines for February

2013-02-13 14:06

There's nothing like splurging on your favourite bottle of wine every now and then.

5 Budget wines for February

2013-02-11 09:19

Great budget picks from our wine Ed Cathy Marston. Easy drinkers that are kind to your pocket.

5 Budget wines for February

2013-02-05 12:42

Great budget picks from our wine Ed Cathy Marston. Easy drinkers that are kind to your pocket.

5 top-notch wines for January

2013-01-24 13:07

Cathy Marston helps you find the perfect wine for that special occasion.

Summer wine buying guide

2012-11-13 12:58

10 Sauvignon Blancs and 3 delicious blends to get you through the heat.

10 Best value braai wines

2012-09-18 15:00

Cathy Marston's top picks for National Braai Day 2012.

5 bad waiter habits

2012-05-09 10:41

To tip or not to tip... that is the question.

6 myths about wine

2012-03-22 11:26

Teaspoon in a champagne bottle, screwcap wine can't be corked? We blow the lid on some myths.

How to make your own Biltong - and win!

2012-02-16 09:08

Cathy tries her hand at an SA favourite

10 Reasons Why a WSET Wine Course is the Best You Can Do

2012-02-01 18:43

There's wine courses - and then there's WSET

Top 100 SA Wine Challenge - back again

2012-01-24 14:38

The controversial competition is back for its second year.

The Best SA Wine Launch - Pt 2

2011-11-29 14:15

Cathy's Namibia trip goes insane

SA's Best Wine Launch

2011-11-23 06:09

Cathy goes OTT at a fabulous wine launch.

7 oddball grape varieties

2011-11-02 18:20

Cathy looks at a new range from Bovlei Cellars.

Top 5 white wines to go with red meat

2011-10-27 09:05

What white wines can cut it with a cutlet?

Top 10 wines for seafood

2011-10-05 12:51

Cathy suggests 10 outstanding white wines for seafood dishes.

New Restaurant Wine List Competition Launched

2011-09-23 11:58

In the same week the Diners Club Wine List Awards are announced, a new competition is launched.

'Hearing' Wines with the Queen of Pinot

2011-09-08 08:38

Cathy Marston goes to a tasting with Cathy Marshall wines.

Vinatics Tasting Notes with KWV - Tapas Time!

2011-08-31 19:15

All the details of our 6 delicious wines and the dishes to match

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