All the wines I drank at the Stellenbosch Wine Festival in Joburg

2019-10-16 16:01

Dan Nicholl spent his weekend sipping the 250 wines available. Here's what he thought about (many) of them.

Father and son team up to make wine

2019-10-03 16:28

Malcolm Green and his son Ricardo started their wine business in 2007 and currently trade under the labels Lerato Wine and La RicMal Supreme.

The MasterChef Australia judges loved SA so much that one wants to open a restaurant called chakalaka

2019-09-18 14:54

Dan Nicholl spent a few days with the three Masterchef Australia judges in Pretoria. See what they got up to!

543 pages and 17 000 wines – Where I found possibly the world’s greatest wine list

2019-09-11 11:13

Dan Nicholl says casinos offer some of the best food experiences. Here he writes about a recent meal at Robuchon Au Dome at the Grand Lisboa in Macau.

What wine goes with sea cucumber and what even is sea cucumber?

2019-08-28 17:00

The foodie adventurer, Dan Nicholl reports back on what he's been eating and drinking in Hong Kong.

Why you should visit Elgin - the home to South Africa’s elegant cool-climate wines

2019-08-23 09:21

From crisp and fruity to bubbly, three cool-cliamte wine farms to try in Elgin.

What is South Africa’s most iconic wine?

2019-08-21 11:38

This week Dan Nicholl begins a debate about our country's iconic wine. What's your say?

Trump is talking about putting a massive 100% tariff on French wine, according to report

2019-08-18 16:29

The remarks come amid a trade dispute over a proposed French tax on major tech companies including Google, Facebook, and Amazon.

Q&A: 'Little girl, what are you doing here?' J9 CEO on breaking into the wine industry

2019-08-11 13:00

Janine Petersen is a force to be reckoned with. Courageous, confident and persistent, the 32-year-old started J9 Wine with nothing but her savings and the money she made from selling her Citroen C3.

How I found a bottle of Robertson Winery Cabernet Sauvignon in rural Laos

2019-07-31 15:16

Dan Nicholl explores a new destination this week - Laos in South East Asia.


35th Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction highlights demand for local wines

2019-10-08 22:05

Thirty-five years of experience has equaled more than R9.4m at the annual Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction.

My search for sake in Japan and how I survived eating fugu sashimi - the blow fish that's lethal if not prepared properly

2019-09-26 10:30

Dan Nicholl tells all about his time in Tokoyo, from the ambience in the stadium whilst our men in green played to the lethal pufferfish and the lovely versatility of sake.

Getting to know Platter’s Winery of the Year – Mullineux and Leeu Family Wines

2019-09-16 15:36

What it's like to taste wine from one of South Africa’s most celebrated wine brands.

Distell CEO hails 'pretty strong performance'

2019-08-28 20:50

South African-based global drinks company Distell Group has delivered solid revenue growth in all three its main categories, CEO Richard Rushton told Fin24.

We tried de-alcoholised South African wine - and it took us by surprise

2019-08-21 14:50

You'd have to drink 9 bottles in an hour to reach the legal alcohol limit.

Sustainable and chic: The drive towards offering more beverages in cans is gaining momentum

2019-08-19 10:38

Seen a lot of new drinks in cans? Here's why there is a growing move towards a style of packaging that the beverage world is loving.

Which airline has the best wine list? This frequent flyer weighs in

2019-08-14 14:59

Dan Nicholl says there's an art to drinking wine on a long-haul flight.

Sauvignon Blanc in the City? SJP releases her own wine label and fans are ecstatic

2019-08-06 10:51

It’s 2019, and if you don’t have your own alcohol line - are you even famous?

Trump says he 'might' put tariffs on French wine as reprisal for digital tax

2019-07-27 06:30

'I’ve always liked American wines better than French wines, even though I don’t drink wine,' the US president said on Friday.

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