I don’t think there are many wine farms that can say that their first bottling of wine was in 1892 and that they are still around as a leading winery producing outstanding quality wines! So good are their wines that anybody serious about collecting...

I am addicted to beef biltong, so for Christmas a family member gave me a Biltong making kit. I imagine they were thinking that this machine would churn out loads of excellent biltong to help ease my affliction! The Biltong King required assembling ...

Each month Mike puts together a selection of 6 easy drinking wines. The special price of R350 for this pack will save you substantially on shelf price. • Kloovenburg White from Red Brut Shiraz NV • Chateaux de Sours Bordeaux Rose 2009 • D'Aria Music White 2011 • Howard Booysen Pegasus Cinsault 2011 • Mooiplaas...

Nativo wines have garnered immense popularity since their first bottling in 2004. The success behind the brand is from the enthusiastic owners, Billy and Penny Hughes, of The Hughes Family Wines. Billy, who originates from Argentina, has achieved his one time dream of making quality...

With our cousins having arrived from Canada on the weekend and the local contingent wanting to see them it was decided that they all should come to our home for pizza! Handy for us we have one of the finest pizza restaurants, Borruso’s, nearby which...

The Swartland wine region has been in existence for many years and steadily produces good, although often fuller bodied, wines. The area is large and therefore warrants the division of two wards, namely Malmesbury and Riebeekberg, the latter seeing a rediscovery and welcoming of new...

Restaurants that offer exceptional wine lists along with their innovative menus must be applauded as they certainly enhance the essence of fine dining. However as excellent as a good wine list is, offering hundreds of fine wines with different styles of each grape variety, can...

What is it about sparkling wine that makes us use it to launch ships, shake it up and shower the winners of a Grand Prix race, or blissfully open a bottle just to celebrate life? Perhaps it’s the myriads of frothy bubbles that explode from...