How To Bake A Tequila Christmas Cake

Spice up your Christmas with this Tequila Christmas cake!


Chef Jan Hendrik Turns His Hand to the Cellar and Crafts Two JAN Wines

Top image: Jan Hendrik van der Westhuizen, left, and Frank Meaker from Org de Rac.

With wine having played a profound role in the culinary journey which lead to him becoming South Africa’s first Michelin-starred chef, Jan Hendrik van der Westhuizen has launched his first wines under his own label. Both white and red wines, named after his award-winning restaurant JAN which is based in Nice, France, are blended from grape varieties grown on one of South Africa’s leading organic wine farms, Org de Rac in the Swartland region.


Enjoy this summer at Perdeberg Winery

Holiday time is upon us and with this festive season comes sunny days, family time, crisp wine tastings and relaxing picnics.


La Motte Chardonnay acknowledged for its Franschhoek finesse

We are delighted to celebrate the performance of our 2016 La Motte Chardonnay in the seventh annual Prescient Chardonnay Report.


Wine glasses are seven times larger than they used to be

In the 1700s the average-sized wine glass could hold just 66ml of the tipple. Today it’s not unusual to be handed a glass that holds almost half a litre.


Ryan Puttick appointed winemaker at The Franschhoek Cellar

Ryan Puttick, the new winemaker taking charge of the engine room at The Franschhoek Cellar, grew up on a crop farm near Hartswater, Northern Cape.


Festive tipples that won’t give you a hangover

The party season is officially here and with it (and all to often) come the after effects — that dreadful hangover.


A great wine experience awaits at Creation this festive season!

At Creation we love visitors and the increasing number of wine lovers finding their way to our little piece of paradise is rewarding indeed.


Lady Gaga is releasing two new wines

Pop icon Lady Gaga is to release two wines under the ‘Joanne Trattoria’ brand, named after the Italian restaurant in New York owned by her father.


Bramon Wine Estate near Plettenburg Bay is up for auction

Pioneering vineyard Bramon Wine Estate near Plettenberg Bay will go on auction today at 12:00.

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