15 Winelands restaurants that are currently offering outstanding Winter specials

2017-07-14 16:39

There's something extra special about the Winelands in Winter. These 15 restaurants offer warmth, excellent food and beautiful scenery to convince you that Winter is for the Winelands.

Wine news: First ever Vermentino plantings in SA go on auction

2017-06-20 16:36

Vermentino is an Italian white grape variety.

What you need to know about fortified wines and when to drink them

2017-06-07 08:30

Warming drinks to keep the chills at bay.

Planning your Sunday roast: A wine guide for each meaty dish

2017-05-30 06:30

Cathy Marston rounds up a few great wines to pair with your hearty roast this weekend.

Pop the corks and celebrate World Sauvignon Blanc Day on 5 May with these stunning wines

2017-05-03 11:35

Cathy Marston rounds up 5 incredible fresh and zesty Sauvignon Blancs from last year's 2016 vintage.

Critical price problem for the SA wines

2017-04-24 11:53

Cape Town's Vinpro winemakers association says 40% of its 3 200 members are loss-making and 900 have thrown in the towel in the past decade.

Does wine really go with chocolate? Read this to find out

2017-04-06 13:57

Food24's wine editor, Cathy Marston explores this often confusing topic!

Daily glass of beer or wine might be good for the heart

2017-03-27 09:14

However, drinking more than a 'moderate' amount increased the risk of many heart health problems, including sudden heart death, heart failure, cardiac arrest and stroke.


Top picks for restaurants to enjoy a fireplace and Pinotage at this winter

2017-07-18 09:00

Here are five of the best restaurants that seem to just understand the winter ambiance that we need on these cold, cold nights.

Red wine gel topped with a hazelnut crumble and white chocolate mousse balls

2017-06-29 12:33

Served with a decadent white chocolate mousse ball filled with dark butterscotch and garnished with white chocolate dust and chocolate bark.

Chenin Blanc – the perfect Winter white?

2017-06-07 10:00

Our wine editor rounds up her favourite cold-weather Chenins.

Winemaker Miles Mossop leaves TOKARA after 18 years

2017-05-09 11:50

The passionate surfer and family man is moving on.

SAA announces annual wine awards

2017-04-25 17:33

South African Airways has announced its annual Wine of the Year Awards at a gala dinner held at the Southern Sun Cape Sun hotel.

Cold snap threatens French vines

2017-04-21 21:12

A late spring frost that hit French vineyards is threatening the harvest in Champagne and Burgundy, winegrowers warn.

Distell further ramps up African investment

2017-04-04 19:43

Distell ramps up its investment in Africa with the acquisition of a further stake in Kenya’s foremost spirits, wine and ready-to-drink manufacturer and distributor.

The skinny on ‘lite’ alcohol

2017-03-17 15:56

You choose a lite wine, hoping it’s going to help keep the kilos at bay. But what is it that makes wines ‘lite’ or ‘light’?

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