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Best in show for Oude Molen at Michelangelo Awards ’17

Praise and medals rained down on Oude Molen Cape Brandy at this years Michelangelo International Wine and Sprits Competition, with the Brandy Trophy going to VS, XO picking up Gold and VSOP Silver. For Oude Molen’s VS “Solera Grand Reserve” Cape Brandy, receiving the Trophy for the best brandy at the 2017 Michelangelo Awards is … Continued

CAPE TO RIO ROWING EXPEDITION DONE AND DUSTED

Over 8200km, 92 days at sea, and some 2.2 million strokes of the oar later, avid adventurers, and eco-warriors Braam Malherbe and Wayne Robertson have arrived back in Cape Town. The team at Oude Molen Cape Brandy, one of South Africa’s oldest brandy distilleries, who sponsored adventurer Braam Malherbe’s epic 8000 KM Cape to Rio … Continued

Oude Molen Cape Brandy Sponsors Epic Cape to Rio Rowing Expedition

Cape Town, 10th February, 2017 – Oude Molen Cape Brandy, one of South Africa’s oldest brandy distilleries has embarked on an epic journey with BraamMalherbe, one of SA’s most respected conservationists and extreme adventurers, as a sponsor of his Cape to Rio Rowing expedition, which left Cape Town for Brazil on Tuesday. Braam Malherbe and yachtsman Wayne Robertson set off in … Continued

WILLIAM GRANT & SONS AWARDED TOP HONOURS AT IWSC

Global premium spirits business and independent family distiller, William Grant & Sons, has just been named ‘Distiller of the Year’, the highest honour bestowed by the highly influential International Wine and Spirits Competition (IWSC). The Company was awarded a further prestigious accolade at the glittering event in London – ‘Scotch Producer of the Year’. In … Continued

GLENFIDDICH CELEBRATES THE 2016 WHISKY LIVE FESTIVAL

On the 9th of November, Sandton Convention Centre opened its doors, welcoming whisky enthusiasts for the annual Whisky Live Festival. The Maverick whisky makers of Dufftown, Glenfiddich, introduced two new variants from the Experimental Series to the South African market, a new range that combines the brand’s passion for pushing Scotch whisky boundaries and collaborating … Continued

GLENFIDDICH CROWNS MICHAEL STEPHENSON TO REPRESENT SOUTH AFRICA IN THE GLOBAL SEARCH FOR THE WORLD’S MOST EXPERIMENTAL BARTENDER

Glenfiddich’s first global competition to find the world’s most experimental bartender kicked off in August when South Africa selected six top bartenders to compete for a chance to represent the country on the world stage. On 29 September, Glenfiddich proudly announced Michael Stephenson from Lucky Shaker in Durban, as the South African maverick bartender to … Continued

Oude Molen Cape Brandy wins at the 2016 Michelangelo International Wine & Spirits Awards.

The Michelangelo International Wine and Spirit Awards, was first launched in 1997 and is South Africa’s equivalent to the International Wine and Spirits Competition ( IWSC) and the Concours Mondial de Bruxelles. “The competition is said to annually receive between 1700 and 1800 wine, brandy and liqueur entries from both South Africa and international producers … Continued

GLENFIDDICH INTRODUCES SA’S FIRST CARIBBEAN WHISKY BAR

  On the 7th of September 2016, the creators of the World’s Most Awarded single malt Scotch whisky, Glenfiddich, welcomed guests to the Cosmopolitan in Maboneng, Johannesburg, to experience SA’s first Caribbean Whisky Bar. The Caribbean inspired affair celebrated the new bold vibrant design of the Glenfiddich 21 Year Old packaging which expresses the whisky’s unique … Continued

THE BOTANIST ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF THE FORAGER

This month saw the announcement of Phil Bandarous from Kloof Street House, Cape Town, and Julian Short from The Landmark, Johannesburg, as the winners of the THE FORAGER, a unique pop-up bar series presented by The Botanist gin. Both bartenders impressed their audiences with an outstanding quality of foraged serves across all categories. In the … Continued

Oude Molen Unveils an Award-Winning, Handcrafted XO Brandy

Cape Town, 29th June 2016 – Oude Molen, one of South Africa’s oldest brandy distilleries has unveiled its new award-winning handcrafted premium Cape Brandy, which recently won Gold at the 2016 Global Spirits Masters. According to Kobus Gelderblom, the new Cognac-style XO sets the bar for refined, elegant and opulent Cape Brandy. “We still produce our brandy … Continued

Bruichladdich Artisan Showcase & Whisky Experiences

Over the last year Bruichladdich has been partnering with small businesses around Cape Town and Johannesburg for a number of artisan showcases and whisky experiences. Ever tasting is different, with each partner bringing their own flair to the experience. The tasting sessions are small intimate gatherings of about 25 to 30 people per event, who … Continued

A Unique Pop-up Concept, The Forager, Comes To Town

Presented by The Botanist Gin Next month a unique pop up concept, THE FORAGER, is opening it doors. Presented by The Botanist Gin, it will see a limited number of pop up evening events taking place between June and August in unconventional, secret urban spaces in Cape Town and Johannesburg. Each event will be intimate … Continued

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