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Monkey Shoulder Triple Malt Whisky

Tweet Three brasse in monkey masks and skateboard (along with a proper belter) rocked up at my door with this little package which was secured by lock and key. I have had some weird ass blogger drops in my day, but this was right up there with the crazy ones. Not to mention running into […]

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The Habitat Cocktail by Pure Bar Studios

Tweet I just looked out the window at my desk and watching the cable car go by all I could see was clear blue skies… It kind of made me yearn for a cocktail after I am done with my work for the day. So after seeing & sharing an awesome article on where to […]

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Wine Of The Week – Stellar NSA Pinotage

Tweet The @WinePeopleSA #WineOfTheWeek winner, believe it or not, is actually one of our their own organic brands this time around. On the back of the rise of organic produce in SA and particularly Cape Town, I thought it was the perfect time to educate you a bit about this awesome sector within the wine industry. […]

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Wine Of The Week – Alphabetical

Tweet My partner in wine (@WinePeopleSA) are new to the whole social media scene and I have finally convinced them to start a Twitter account. Hopefully Facebook will be the next step, but at the moment I am trying to show them the advantages of being in the eyes of consumers and constantly communicating about […]

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Ross Snowdon – Skyy Global Flair Challenge Finalist

Tweet Awe Dyl, good to chat again buddy!  So it’s the Skyy Global Challenge happening at the moment, a worldwide flair bartending contest held in conjunction with News Café and Campari. It’s a really awesome chance for bartenders to show off their skills against the clock, in front of a very willing crowd. The winner […]

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The Caramel Espresso Martini…

This is a variation of a classic but deserves the credit it gets as it really is a wonderful flavour combo. I have added some small twists to it as usual; see if you can spot it 😉 Introducing The Caramel Espresso Martini…

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Round 12 – The Orange Squeeza With Patron Silver & Hot Blood Energy

I personally love combining booze and energy drinks on the jol, and, to find good flavour combinations that really work well together is extremely difficult! But, this one goes down as a real treat. I hope you enjoyed the Orange Squeeza recipe and stay tuned for our next round At The Bar!

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Round 11 – The Lynchburg Lemonade With Gentleman Jack

The first drink is a real classic and has some great history behind it and Lynchburg being 2 things ; the home of Jack Daniels distillery and of course the only dry state in USA since prohibition back in the day. What does this mean?

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21 The New Legal Drinking Age For SA?

This is also quite a big blow to alcohol companies and brands who will loose out on 3 years worth of clientele! 18-21 was my prime in the drinking game and I am pretty sure that this bill has no chance of being passed. Well I sure as hell hope not 😉

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Round 10 – Summer Martini’s with Ross Snowdon

My man Ross gives us 2 great Martini Recipe’s for summer. They are easier to make than actually trying to find an opener for a Savana! I will be making a 5 Litre Mix though for Beartrap this weekend 😉

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Tiger’s Milk New Specials

Tweet Since inception, I have been a massive fan of Tiger’s Milk and what they have to offer. A good […]

Cape Town Stadium To Be Renamed

Tweet Cape Town Stadium welcomes name change to become DHL Stadium, following multi-year naming rights partnership with DHL. DHL Express […]

Cape Town City Unleash 2021/22 Home & Away Kit

Tweet Personal loans specialists, DirectAxis, a business unit of the FirstRand Group, has for over 25 years provided South Africans […]

PUMA Unveils 2021/22 Sundowns Kit

Tweet Global sports company PUMA has today unveiled the new Mamelodi Sundowns Home & Away players kits in the club’s […]

Castle Lager Launch Castle Double Malt

Tweet Castle Lager, Mzansi’s most beloved beer is proud to bring you South Africa’s first ever double malt lager with […]

adidas Ultraboost DNA x LEGO Collection

Tweet Introducing the Ultraboost DNA x LEGO® collection. I got an email this morning from adidas, with the launch of […]