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Durbanville Hills awarded Best Restaurant in SA
In a showstopping moment, The Tangram Restaurant at Durbanville Hills Winery has been awarded South Africa’s Best Restaurant at the 2023 Restaurant Week. 22 Nov 2023 Read more

Have the last laugh and stand to live the boss life with Savanna this summer
After having dug deep and lagged at all your boss’s jokes throughout the year, you deserve the last laugh over bonus season. Forget the usual in-cider trading drama, there is an easier way to cash in for a bonus and live it up, boss style. Picture this: you and yours, living the boss life, sipping on some crisp and dry Savanna Premium Cider and chuckling at life – sounds epic, right? 21 Nov 2023 Read more

Just like the Springboks, Klipdrift wraps its #GoForGold campaign as champions
Klipdrift Brandy, a proud Springbok sponsor and an iconic South African brand, recently wrapped its successful #GoForGold campaign that brought friends and fans together to support the Boks in their quest for glory on the world stage. 17 Nov 2023 Read more

Dig deep and 'lag' your way up that corporate ladder with Savanna Premium Cider
The end of the year is fast approaching, and every South African knows that it means drinks ne bozza yakho, and Siyavanna South Ahh mos. This also means that 13th cheque can come in handy and it is time to lag like your bonus depends on it. So it is time to 'lag' as hard as you can at all those boss jokes, all the way to that 13th cheque, and that corner office. Savanna Premium Cider has been serving up crisp, dry punchlines since forever, and this new Siyavanna Boss Jokes campaign is no different as it offers a witty perspective on bonus season in South Ahh! 27 Oct 2023 Read more

Hunter's is refreshing summer and that spirit of Uk'Fosta like never before
Hunter's premium cider, the first cider in Africa, is celebrating its 35th birthday by adding the ultimate refreshment to summer. As part of its Refresh Summer campaign, Hunter's is launching a limited-edition, thermochromic Refresh Can this October. The limited-edition Hunter's Dry and Gold cans were developed in collaboration with Ch'cco and Boohle, two SA musicians well known for their contribution to the Amapiano genre. When cold, the cans reveal two tracks from the last 35 years, that have been refreshed by Ch'cco and Boohle. 24 Oct 2023 Read more

Esprit and the Fezile Fashion Skills Academy are back for another year to serve Umswenko
Esprit, the drink best known for the freshest flavour combos, is excited to continue working with Fezile Fashion Skills Academy and share their latest fashion pieces with you. 20 Oct 2023 Read more

Bernini encourages women to have the Audacity To Be
In a world where women are constantly told how to behave, how to sit and stand, and even how to post on Instagram, we want to remind them that they have isibindi (courage). They have it within them to be the most authentic version of themselves, no matter what anyone may tell them. 18 Oct 2023 Read more

Hunter's keeps the ones Abafostayo refreshed
World-famous often starts with Kasi-famous, and superstars don't always start super. While the road to being great hardly ever starts great, Hunter's encourages you to keep pushing. Today, you're just you but who knows where you can end up if you keep persevering and honing your skills. 16 Oct 2023 Read more

It's dry, but you can't drink it

Savanna x Wanda Lephoto 'Dry Goods' waterproof apparel raises R200,000 for GreenUp

 10 Oct 2023 Read more

Extreme is here to Move Mzansi with a new campaign and Bula Sekele Season 3
Extreme is here to Move Mzansi. The popular alcoholic drink with a distinctive apple taste has launched a dynamic new campaign that expresses the unstoppable, positive power of movement and dance. 12 Sep 2023 Read more

Bernini celebrates Women's Month with a Glowcation in your city
This women's month, Bernini, the only real sparkling spritzer made from wine, is celebrating women having the audacity to live a little, by unlocking Glowcations in your city. Instead of waiting for months to save up for an extravagant international trip, Bernini is urging women to prioritise everyday celebrations and fun in today's fast-paced world. Without going far or straining finances, why not indulge your senses or unwind by uncovering hidden local gems in your city while discovering yourself? 23 Aug 2023 Read more

A dozen reasons to enjoy Savanna Cider with the launch of the 330ml 12 pack
South Ahh, do you remember the Savanna 330ml 12 pack? The people spoke, and, again, Savanna listened in true Siyavanna fashion. Your favourite value pack is officially back on shelves. We know some days are best spent outside, but on other days, the perfect setting is in the comfort of home with your people. And it's for those days that 12 crisp, dry Savanna Premium Ciders are best suited to qualify you as the host with the most when the squad links up at the home base. 11 Aug 2023 Read more

Savanna Premium Cider and Dillan Olliphant propose the Skhaftin Courier Service for Trevor Noah's jet
From the Mzansiverse to the world! In true South Ahh fashion, Dillan Olliphant and Savanna Premium Cider have a favour to ask of Trevor Noah when he stops over at home for his Comedy Tour between 30 August and 16 September 2023... 10 Aug 2023 Read more

How a golden friendship led to a nationwide movement
There are friends and then there are 'Friends with Purpose'. Every year for the past four years, Klipdrift has dedicated International Friendship Day to celebrating the amazing things that happen when good friends come together to share some Klipdrift and #GoldBetweenFriends. 5 Jul 2023 Read more

An "Out of This World" Augmented Reality maze for Savanna Premium Cider this Durban July
Hola Daar South Ahh! It's time again for the Durban July, and this year the nation's favourite crisp and dry premium cider maker, Savanna, presents the Siyavanna Durban July Playbook. Beyond the dazzling glitz and glamour lies the secret Durban July Savivi code. Only the seasoned veterans, izinja ze good times, know the rules of this Saahh-real extravaganza. 30 Jun 2023 Read more

Pongrácz the only SA sparkling wine awarded Grand Gold in Belgium
Pongrácz is the only South African sparkling wine to be awarded a Grand Gold for its Pongrácz Brut at the 2023 Concours Mondial de Bruxelles held in Belgium. The vintage Desiderius Pongrácz 2015 was awarded Gold. 20 Jun 2023 Read more

Bernini renews partnership with One Voice South Africa to uplift and empower SA women
In 2022, Bernini joined forces with One Voice South Africa (OVSA) to empower women and equip them with the tools they need for workplace preparedness to ultimately enable financial freedom. Bernini believes in the real, natural, and unbound potential of women in South Africa. This purpose drives the brand to support and unite women and provide tangible skills training for their future. 12 Jun 2023 Read more

J.C. Le Roux spreads optimism with their new Celebration Inside series hosted by Mpoomy Ledwaba
J.C. Le Roux, SA's most loved sparkling wine, is excited to present Celebration Inside, a 4-part digital series featuring some of SA's most admired and respected women who share their own personal stories and tools that spark optimism and encourages women to find more reasons to celebrate in their everyday lives. 9 Jun 2023 Read more

Savanna presents 'Trevor Noah Live in South Africa' and some last-minute tickets up for grabs
Dear Trevor,
We are counting down the days until you arrive for the "Trevor Noah Live in South Africa" tour from 31 August to 15 September 2023, presented by Savanna Premium Cider. We hope you are too. You will be pleased to hear that almost every show is sold out. Yes, you are reading correctly; almost every show in South Ahhh is sold out! And, as you know Trevor, just like a crisp and dry Savanna, the tickets are only for people 18 years and older.
 8 Jun 2023 Read more

Go on, live a little royale with new Klipdrift Copper Royale
The House of Klipdrift is proud to announce a brand-new member to the Klipdrift family. It's Klipdrift, but with something a little extra to elevate the ordinary and add more excitement to #GoldBetweenFriends. 5 May 2023 Read more

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