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BrewDog – IPA Is Dead Series

Tweet It’s finally here… If you follow my Tweets [here] or Like my Facebook Page [here] then you sure as Hell know that BrewDog craft beer from Scotland is now available in South Africa! If not, well now you do and if you enjoy your craft, do yourself a favour… There are loads of different […]

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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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Aces’n’Spades XMAS In July Charity Karaoke

Tweet This Madiba Day, wrap up in a few extra layers and drop them off at the CHRISTMAS IN JULY […]

Harringtons Tapas & Tastings Special

Tweet Harringtons Cocktail Lounge is widely known for their classy cocktails, after work happy hour specials, and weekend parties. But, […]

WIN With Crown National

Tweet If you follow my blog, or my Instagram @mrcapetown, you’ll certainly know that I have a deep love for […]

Cape Quarter Whimsical Winter Competition

Tweet I recently attended a media day at the Cape Quarter in Green Point, to launch their brand new #WhimsicalWinter […]

Mavericks Alice In Wonderland Burlesque Show

Tweet Cape Town’s premier Gentleman’s Club, Mavericks is going burlesque this coming weekend, with their Alice In Wonderland show! Expect […]

Salushi Value Menu & Cocktail Specials

Tweet My best sushi spot in the Southern Suburbs, Salushi is now offering their famous Value Menu all day, every […]