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How to Store Wine the Right Way

The principles around the storage of wine can be unpleasant, but not as unpleasant as a 1996 Barolo that tastes like seaweed. And even if it doesn’t completely deteriorate, wine stored in substandard conditions can age at unpredictable rates and develop ‘off’ aromas and flavors. There are several…

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Luxury Liquor Brands Wealthy Africans Enjoy

According to the annual AfriAsia Bank wealth survey for 2018, Africa is now home to 155 000 dollar millionaires and 24 dollar billionaires. These affluent Africans were collectively responsible for more than R84 billion ($6 billion) in revenue from the sale of luxury cars, top-end watches, privat…

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Luxury Spirits in Africa Take a Leap

Traditionally, the ability to purchase luxury goods has been linked to wealth and in Africa this rings true. It was recently revealed that Africa has 18 people on the Forbes billionaire list for 2018, out of a record 2,208 billionaires worldwide. Additionally, there were approximately 145,000 peo…

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Curb Sugar Cravings with These Healthy Foods

Today’s food landscape is rife with quick and easy access to sugar whenever we are craving it — and even when we aren’t. Grocery and convenience stores are stocked with cookies, candy, sugary beverages and other sweet snacks strategically placed at the checkout prompting unhealthy impulse buys. V…

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Johnnie Walker Launches Its First 50-Year-Old Whisky

The John Walker Masters’ Edition from Johnnie Walker Crafted from six exceptionally rare whiskies, each aged for a minimum of 50 years and packaged in a black crystal Baccarat decanter, promises to be one of the most memorable Scotch whiskeys from the world famous distillery. This triple-matured …