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Oude Molen Takes Top Honours at the Michelangelo Awards

Oude Molen Takes Top Honours at the Michelangelo Awards

Oude Molen Cape Brandy enjoyed a particularly successful year at the Michelangelo International Wine & Spirit Awards. The iconic brand’s flagship XO Cape Brandy won the brandy trophy and was awarded the Spirits Grand Prix trophy for the top-scoring spirit on show....

CAPE BRANDY, LIKE FRENCH COGNAC, SETS ITSELF APART.

CAPE BRANDY, LIKE FRENCH COGNAC, SETS ITSELF APART.

 ……  South African brandy gets REAL After five years of intense efforts by the Cape Brandy Distillers Guild, the term “Cape Brandy” has been taken up in the Liquor Products Act. The Guild’s efforts to establish a provenance-driven platform upon which...

Masterly crafted Tokara XO Potstill Brandy wins London Gold

Masterly crafted Tokara XO Potstill Brandy wins London Gold

Tokara, the family owned Stellenbosch wine estate, has won international acclaim with its luxurious, hand-crafted XO Potstill Brandy bringing home a Brandy Masters 2021 Gold Medal. This annual competition presented by The Spirits Business, the leading...

Cape Brandy Flavour Masters

Cape Brandy Flavour Masters

The first Cape Brandy Flavour Masters cocktail event was held at Cause & Effect Cocktail Kitchen & Cape Brandy Bar on 30 October. Eight of Cape Town’s top mixologists were invited to create bespoke cocktails, each using a different brand of Cape Brandy. A...

Cape Brandies Rule the Roost at the Michelangelo Awards

Cape Brandies Rule the Roost at the Michelangelo Awards

The Cape Brandy category was well represented at the 2019 Michelangelo International Wine & Spirits Awards. The Brandy and the overall Top-Scoring Spirits trophies went to Cape Brandy Distillers Guild members. Now, in its 24th year, the competition remains unique...

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