The local gin that stirred international interest

2019-09-05 11:28

Inverroche gins are produced with fynbos from the Cape floral region and boast a distinctive taste. This unique characteristic, and its popularity, caught the attention of Pernod Ricard – the French beverage maker of Jameson Whiskey and Chivas Regal among others – and now a majority shareholder in Inverroche.

A master gin distiller says 'there's no such thing as a vodka martini' — and it's not the only thing you're getting wrong

2019-08-03 16:39

Business Insider spoke to Sean Harrison, Plymouth Gin's master distiller and reinventor of Mr King's 1842 recipe.

PICS: Our fave style moments from the Tanqueray Seville oranges launch

2019-07-23 10:36

This past Saturday, Tanqueray launched their new orange flavor at Beechwood Gardens, Johannesburg. It's the perfect balance of the uniquely bittersweet taste, with the complexity of Tanqueray’s original London Dry!

Gin for beginners: all you need to know about this popular spirit

2019-06-08 07:30

Brush up on your gin-telligence!

Limpopo-based entrepreneur Sewela Mokoena on her Eleven28 Pink Gin

2019-04-18 17:26

Gin from Limpopo? You better believe it. Sewela Mokoena, is a young, black woman who is breaking down barriers in a male-dominated industry. She shares what sets her brand apart from the rest

Pick n Pay just dropped the price of its 'gin lemons' - which some people say are 'the most Cape Town thing' they’ve ever seen

2019-01-11 15:57

Pick n Pay said the pairing will be rolled out to additional stores due to its popularity.

A major SA retailer is now selling citrus specifically for gin – and people are freaking out

2019-01-09 16:00

“Obviously, Gin is the reason all fruit exist,” one Twitter user said of Pick n Pay's very specific offering.

Hanky panky martini

2018-10-22 15:51

WATCH: Ryan Reynolds' Aviation Gin partners with Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Atlantic

2018-09-27 16:46

Ryan Reynolds' gin is taken to new heights by Virgin Atlantic Airlines.

 

SA gin wins at 2020 World Gin Awards

2020-01-21 10:58

Are you a gin fan? Get your hands on this award-winning spirit from Hout Bay.

SA Craft Gin Awards 2019 – 5 of the quirkiest winners you have to try

2019-08-22 13:49

We attended the South African Craft Gin Awards last night in Cape Town and we tasted some delicious local spirits.

A popular SA gin has just been bought by the French giant that owns Absolut, Chivas, and Jameson

2019-07-31 14:17

Inverroche CEO Lorna Scott said the acquisition is a vote of confidence in SA's economic prospects.

Ryan Reynolds wrote a fake Amazon review for his own gin brand, and it sounds like the plot of a 'Hangover' movie

2019-06-24 08:41

Written under the pseudonym Champ Nightengale, the review tells the story of one man's experience after consuming too much of the gin.

A new South African gin just won a top design prize in the US

2019-05-14 14:52

Muti Gin’s now award-winning label references South African surf spots and mountains.

One of the world's oldest gin brands launches in South Africa

2019-03-19 09:22

Hayman’s Gin has a history dating back over 150 years, when gin first became popular in Britain.

We tried these adult-only alcoholic popsicles and they were a massive hit

2019-01-10 18:19

Alcohol-containing popsicles are growing in popularity in other countries, and if our taste test is anything to go by, Frost Popsicles will be a hit in South Africa.

MKR host J’ Something launches his own gin - and we can't wait to taste it

2018-12-04 14:59

J'Something cleverly unleashes his new gin just in time for Silly Season.

A Grand Thyme cocktail

2018-10-18 15:39

This vibrant, burnt orange cocktail showcases the pure citrus notes of our Citrus Infusion Gin enhanced by a two-toned fruity mix to liven up your gin bar.

Cape Town Gin Tour: bookings now open

2018-06-13 11:10

Get your tickets now for the full day interactive tour of Cape Town's gin distilleries, hosted and created by the Pepperclub Hotel and Spa.

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