Roast red wine chicken

2014-04-19 00:00

Traditional French roast chicken with red wine.

Pop-ups are here to stay

2014-04-11 08:53

Editor Caro de Waal talks about the pop-up trend that's here to stay.

Roast red wine chicken

2014-03-27 15:30

Traditional French roast chicken with red wine.

Mandelas aim to conquer European wine market

2014-03-20 08:52

Nelson Mandela's oldest daughter Makaziwe and a granddaughter have launched their wine collection in the Netherlands in the family's first commercial venture.

Distell pays out to BEE shareholders

2014-03-10 14:26

JSE-listed wine and spirits producer Distell has paid out in excess of R600m to about 4 000 employees as part of the company’s employee share ownership plan.

Top 5 wines to go with curry

2014-03-03 14:30

Winter is here and that can only mean one thing – it’s curry time again!

The Muratie love story

2014-02-10 13:59

Muratie releases their new vintage 'Love Story Wines'.

First Jordan Wine Estate Women in Wine interns arrive in Stellenbosch

2014-02-06 12:16

The first women interns have arrived in South Africa to experience and participate in the 2014 vintage at Jordan Wine Estate.

All kinds of alcohol can bring on gout

2014-02-04 07:00

New research has found that all types of alcohol, even wine, can bring on attacks of gout.

Franschhoek Summer Wines Festival

2014-01-17 17:27

Franschoek to showcase Elegantly white Summer Wines Festival, on 8 Feb 2014.

A Christmas wine survival kit

2013-12-19 12:51

Take the stress out of the festive season with our complete guide to the best Christmas wines.

2 top-rated Sauvignon Blancs exclusive to Checkers' Wine Route

2013-12-10 10:57

Let an award-winning wine collection add to your festive season.

Stellenbosch Street Soirees

2013-11-29 10:04

Monthly gourmet food and wine gatherings in oak-lined streets.

Leopard's Leap new Culinaria Wine range

2013-11-22 13:51

A seriously affordable and very drinkable range of wines that celebrates the age-old relationship between food and wine.

Spring lunch at Glen Carlou

2013-11-07 15:18

Chef Johan puts his heart into each new menu and special at Glen Carlou.

Publik Wine Bar in Cape Town

2013-11-03 23:01

Andy Fenner and David Cope bring you their new wine bar, Publik.

Kitty wine launches in Japan

2013-10-29 15:44

Nyan Nyan for cats has launched in Japan. Now you can celebrate with your kitty.

US drinks becoming more potent

2013-10-16 07:02

A glass of wine in an American restaurant may be 50% more potent than patrons think, experts warn.

Veritas wine and brandy winners

2013-10-07 18:42

Veritas annually honours the country’s best of the best with double gold, gold, silver and bronze medals and the 2013 winners have been announced.

50 shades of hangover

2013-10-03 10:03

7 sexy wine recommendations inspired by the 50 Shades of Grey vino.

Pepperclub wine spring tasting series

2013-09-30 12:39

Join this series of wine tasting evenings at the Pepperclub Hotel & Spa.

SA's young gun winemakers

2013-09-27 18:48

A new generation of vintners are creating distinctive - even world-beating - wines.


Wine auction raises millions for education

2014-04-08 16:53

The AfrAsia Bank and Cape Wine Auction raised millions for education in the Cape Winelands.

China's deal to end European wine probe

2014-03-21 13:48

China's commerce minister says the Chinese and European wine industries have reached a deal to end an anti-dumping and anti-subsidy probe.

SA celebrates National Fairtrade Week

2014-03-11 17:23

South Africa ranks as the world's largest producer of Fairtrade wines, producing two-thirds of it.

Roast red wine chicken

2014-03-04 14:15

Traditional French roast chicken with red wine.

Wine industry reacts to budget impact

2014-02-26 20:58

The wine industry calls on Government for a responsible policy framework with focused actions, and committed itself to closer collaboration in this regard.

Muratie Harvest Festival: 01 Mar 2014

2014-02-21 11:40

The Melck family hosts their annual harvest festival at Muratie Estate, Stellenbosch, on 1 March 2014.

Roast red wine chicken

2014-02-18 11:02

Traditional French roast chicken with red wine.

Wine festival awards bursaries

2014-02-05 17:39

The Stellenbosch Wine Festival Foundation has awarded R100 000 for bursaries.

All kinds of alcohol can bring on gout

2014-02-03 16:22

New research has found that all types of alcohol, even wine, can bring on attacks of gout.

Wine tourism footprint expanded

2014-01-20 14:39

More and more visitors want to engage in wine tourism activities at or near the site where the wine is produced.

Wine industry tops previous export record

2014-01-14 17:37

The dramatic rise in wine exports is due to a bumper harvest that allowed SA to fill a gap created by a poor European harvest and the penetration of new markets.

Festive budget wine bargains under R40

2013-12-19 12:34

Brilliant wines that will fit any festive budget for the holidays.

Rupert, top wine producers form new body

2013-12-09 16:04

A number of leading Cape wine producers, including Johann Rupert, have launched a new association to build SA's reputation as a producer of world class wines.

China's wine deal in SA

2013-11-26 14:10

Following on China’s recent significant investments in the French wine industry, they have also made their first investment in the South African wine industry.

Vergelegen wins best of wine tourism award

2013-11-08 11:11

A number of SA wine tourism establishments are included on this year's list of the international Great Wine Capitals Best of Wine Tourism awards.

Wine grape harvest smaller, but promising

2013-11-05 15:50

The South African wine industry can look forward to a good, but smaller 2014 wine grape harvest than the record harvest obtained this year, says inidustry body.

Cask of Brangelina wine auctioned for R135k

2013-10-31 10:22

A single cask of organic white wine from the French vineyard owned by Hollywood power couple Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie has fetched more than R135 000 at an auction.

Grande Provence wine blending

2013-10-25 15:07

Use a variety of varietals to blend your own wine in Grand Provence's Tasting Room this summer.

Record Cape Winemakers Guild auction

2013-10-07 18:59

Records tumbled at the 29th Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction, with the highest sales ever recorded exceeding R8.4m.

WIN 2 tickets to the Delicious Festival and a Delicious Hamper!

2013-10-03 13:26

Jozi fans, we've got some seriously "Delicious" prizes for you!

Tokyo uncorks apartments for wine lovers

2013-10-02 10:15

For wine lovers, who cannot find space for a large wine collection, a new apartment block in Japan could be the perfect place to live.

Wine glass shape determines how much you drink

2013-09-30 08:56

Research shows that your wine glass and whether you hold it determines how much you pour.

The first 'wine gallery' in South Africa

2013-09-25 11:56

Neil Pendock opens the first 'wine gallery' in South Africa at the Taj Cape Town.

  • Thursday Sir Lowry's Pass - 05:35 AM
    Road name: Old Sir Lowrys Pass Road
    TRAFFIC LIGHTS not working at Bezweni Road
  • Thursday Cape Town - 05:35 AM
    Road name: Buitengracht Street
    TRAFFIC LIGHTS not working at Waterkant Street
More traffic reports...

Jobs in Cape Town [change area]

Property [change area]

Travel - Look, Book, Go!

Escape winter, head to Mauritius

Escape winter by spending 7 nights in Mauritius' tropical bliss from R13 215 per person sharing. Includes return flights, airport transfers and accommodation. Book now! - shop online today

Get many eggs in one basket!

Gaming bundles: 2 Super Hits games for R99, 3 Disney games for R99 and more + exclusive accessory bundles only available on While stocks last. Shop now!

25% off bestselling books!

The Real Meal Revolution by Tim Noakes, Jeffrey Archer’s Be Careful What You Wish for, Man’s Search for Meaning by Victor E. Frank and many more titles. Shop now!

Up to 25% off electronics

Buy top electronics and save up to 25%. Such as’s 1# selling product the gobii eReader, Patriot X Porter flash drive, Asus Nexus 7” 3G tablet, Samsung Galaxy SIII, Lenovo G580 Notebook and many more. Shop now!

DStv HD PVR Decoder now R949

The DStv HD PVR Decoder has further revolutionised the television experience with lifelike viewing, sharper images, more vibrant colours and precision picture quality. Now R949, save R550. Offer valid while stocks last. Shop now!

Up to 30% off appliances & homeware

Save up to 30% on appliances and homeware this Easter! Offer valid while stocks last. Shop now.

OLX Free Classifieds [change area]

Samsung Galaxy s4

Mobile, Cell Phones in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 24

Best bargain in big bay

Real Estate, Houses - Apartments for Sale in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

VW Golf 6, 1.6 Trendline (Excellent condition)

Vehicles, Cars in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.