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 The Sandton Convention Centre makes the venue for the 2015 Fine Brandy Fusion, our annual showcase of fine SA brandies. This year's theme is The Spirit of Craftsmanship and visitors can watch master blenders in action as well as demos of cooperage as one of Van Ryn's skilled coopers shows how he assembles a barrel that will house the golden liquid for years. The show takes place on JUNE 4 AND 5.

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This year the show includes the producers of small batch brandies from off the beaten track, some of which will only be available at the show.

There will be various transport options available, spearheaded by UBER. Only persons 18 and over will be allowed in to the event.

Entrance costs R195 which includes a brandy snifter, and booklets with 15 brandy tasting coupons, three cocktail and two coffee coupons.

Show times are from 5,30 - 9,30 pm. Tickets are available from Computickets and at the door.

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Grande Provence in Franschhoek resumes its monthly Wine & dine Collaboration dinners in April. They take place on a Friday at the estate restaurant, where executive chef Darren Badenhorst presents six course dinners, each matched to the visiting winemakers' products and starring a particular cultivar. On April 17 it will be the turn of chardonnay, with labels from Lismore, Jordan and De Wetshof, and pinot noir from Oak Valley, Newton Johnson and Creation will star at the May event, on May 29.

The gourmet evening costs R525. To book, contact 021 876 8600 or email




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