Sparkling Wine Gets You Drunk Faster Than a Shot

Downing a classy glass of bubbly could actually be more reckless than just taking a shot, according to science.


Pairing Wine with Potato Chips

14 March marks Potato Chips Day. The history of everyone’s favourite snack dates back to 1853, when George Crum, a African American chef at the Moon Lake Lodge resort in Saratoga Springs, New York, made fries that were too thin to eat with a fork after a customer complained about the thickness of his French fries.


South African Wine Estate shines in 2018 Drinks International Wine Tourism Awards

Top image: La Motte CEO Hein Koegelenberg celebrates the estate’s acknowledgement as Drinks International Best Food & Wine Matching Experience with Cellarmaster Edmund Terblanche and Chef Gregory Caci from Pierneef à La Motte Restaurant.


Rich People Are Ruining Wine

Seven years ago, Donald Trump bought a vineyard and winery in Albemarle County, Virginia, a few miles south of Monticello.


The Easiest Frozen Watermelon Daiquiri You`ll Ever Make

Frozen Watermelon Daiquiri is simple, delicious and relaxing!


Serves 2

8 cups frozen watermelon chunks

125 ml light rum

150 ml Leopard’s Leap Chardonnay Pinot Noir

90 ml lime juice (2 to 3 limes)

30 ml sugar


Blend all of the ingredients together in a blender until smooth.


Divide among chilled glasses and garnish with mint leaves and a lime slice. Simple, delicious and relaxing for summer entertaining.


Google`s Gun Crackdown Leaves Wine Lovers Unable To Search For Burgundy

Following Google Shopping’s crackdown on searches for weapons, users have reported that they were unable to browse for Burgundy wine as it contains the word ‘gun’.


How to Make Wine in A Pressure Cooker

If you want to try your hand at making your own wine, most homebrew shops will sell you the supplies to get things started. Or, if you’re David Murphy, you could just pull out your Instant Pot to the make the magic happen.


Jay-Z racks up $100,000 bar bill in New York

Imagine paying nearly $100,000 for drinks!


How old is the oldest productive vine in the world?

Andrew Harvey, Sydney, Australia, asks: I was told the world’s oldest productive vine is 400 years old. Is this true? If so, where is it?


Kottabos Is A Wild Ancient Greek Drinking Game That Required Throwing Wine

SPILLING RED WINE MAY BE the ultimate party foul, especially if it lands on the host’s couch or carpet. But for the ancient Greeks, a party wasn’t good unless the wine flowed freely.

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