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Grape pickers. Picture: REUTERS

Climate change a boon for Nordic grape growers

Warmer temperatures and new, cold-resistant vines help push wine production into Nordic countries in rare positive spin-off from climate change

SA’s terrain makes no bones about its supremacy over cyclist or explorer

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6 day(s) ago

All hopes of cutting an hour off a gruelling road race were stymied by stromatolites, writes Richard Bartlett

WINE: First among equals

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While many winemakers happily affirm their role in production process is akin to that of a midwife, there is clearly more to a producer’s success than minimal-intervention winemaking, writes Michael Fridjhon

Cruising with the crowds

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6 day(s) ago

Trips around the coastline are attracting the black market, writes Priscilla Malinga

Eat Out Awards enlivened by chefs’ demonstrations

Luke Dale-Roberts. Picture: ESA ALEXANDER/SUNDAY TIMES
6 day(s) ago

Why have only six people judging the entire country’s food and chefs when the annual magazine includes reviews from more than 30?


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