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TheTavern Tatler

News for the liquor trade

The South African spirits market has been turned on its head. Over the last decade, whisky was the star performer and taking volumes from the brandy market.

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How long must we wait for change?

More must be done to normalise the liquor industry.

The poor shebeener is still struggling to get licensed. Why the Gauteng Liquor Board is not working in collaboration with municipalities is a mystery.

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Cape drought impact: winemakers feeling the pressure

How will it affect our tavern trade?

South Africa's wine industry, which exports 440 million litres of wine a year and sells 400 million litres locally, has reached a challenging stage in the harvest season.

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Brand New Beverages

Stock your bar with the latest liquor brands

CBC introduces Raspberry and Peach Krystal Weiss The Cape Brewing Company (CBC) proudly presents Raspberry and Peach Krystal Weiss, CBC’s newly developed fruity beer mix

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Hot off the Press

News that informs and inspires in the retail industry.

The National Informal Business Upliftment Strategy is also available to help township enterprises upgrade their business activities.

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The Uncertain Future of Shebeen Permits and the Court Judgement

Musa Ntshangase Secretary, Gauteng Liquor Forum

“The function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.” The struggle continues!

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NTHA Celebrates Graduation of Candidates in Two Hospitality Programmes

Sizwe Nkosi, NTHA Training & Development

The day was filled with joy as parents arrived to witness the achievement of their children.

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The Yeoville Judgment

Thabo Thlobelo, Abantu Tobacco & Liquor Laws

The outcome of the long-awaited judgement on the status of shebeens in Gauteng was delivered in the South Gauteng High Court on 1 November 2017, eight months after the matter was heard by the court.

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Coca-Cola Peninsula Beverages to pursue ways to help with the provision of water to Cape Town

Helping the city mitigate the impact of Day Zero.

This initiative is dependent on CCPB being able to utilise alternate water sources in order to supplement the use of municipal water.

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Winning Liquor Brands

Hat-tricks, double-golds and highest recognition for our top brands

Steenberg aces Tim Atkin’s Special Report with 12 distinctions of 91+   In a major coup for cool-climate Constantia wines, Steenberg Vineyards has achieved 91/100 or