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WIN Tickets To The 2014 Kaya FM Wine and Malt Whisky Affair in Johannesburg

Hard at work at the Kaya FM Wine & Malt Whisky Affair

For the fourth year in a row, Wade Bales will be delighting wine and whisky lovers in Johannesburg at the Kaya FM Wine & Malt Whisky Affair brought to you by Old Mutual in association with Wade Bales Wine Society. Two nights of sheer indulgence with a stellar line-up of whiskies and wines, running from […]






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Whisky Galore at the KAYA FM Wine & Malt Whisky Affair

Whisky Galore at the KAYA FM Wine & Malt Whisky Affair

Click here to WIN tickets to the 2014 KAYA FM Wine & Malt Whisky Affair, brought to you by Old Mutual in association with Wade Bales Wine Society The Kaya FM Wine & Malt Whisky Affair is back for another year! This is the 3rd year the worlds of wine and single malt whisky have […]






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An evening with Bunnahabhain

Guests enjoying the Bunnahabhain evening

A short while ago Bunnahabhain approached me with an offer to host a private tasting of their un-chillfiltered range of whiskies for the Whisky Tasting Fellowship. The catch? I had to find, and confirm, 30 attendees within 24 hours of the offer. After a rather frantic day (and night) on the phone, firing off emails, […]






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The World’s Best Whisky Tasted and Age of Discovery Explored

Glenfiddich Age of Discovery and Old Pultney 21

I really enjoy getting together for our whisky club meets as good conversation and good whisky flows freely, and this time was no exception. As it was my turn to host the club I wanted to bring some interesting whiskies to the table and, thanks to friends and family passing through duty-free on their return […]






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Tasting the old and new Three Ships 10 year old single malt whisky

Three ships 10yo single malt - 2010 and 2003 releases

Back in November 2003 Distell launched a “one-off” limited release – a South African single malt, matured for 10 years – the Three Ships 10 year old single malt whisky. 6500 bottles were produced, of which 6000 were released to the public and they proved to be very popular and were snapped up quickly. You […]






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My Night Out at the Wade Bales Wine & Malt Whisky Affair

Wade Bales Wine & Malt Whisky Affair at Montecasino

Last month I attended the Wade Bales Wine & Malt Whisky Affair, held on the Piazza at Montecasino in Johannesburg. The weather acted up and brought the rain down, but it didn’t dampen the spirits of the passionate wine and whisky lovers that attended. I was there on the Thursday night and Wade Bales must […]






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