A New Dawn Beckons for Brandy!

A renewed interest in craft distilled spirits is changing the landscape for one of the oldest and noblest of them all. By Anton Pretorius For too long, brandy has been considered the underdog of the dark spirits world, its reputation severely dented by questionable practices in the past, including the addition of flavourants, blends and other additives that gave it the rather cruel and unfair “Klippies and Coke” association tag in South Africa. As a result, we’ve seen a chronic decline in global brandy consumption over the past 20 years – cognac excepted – and the demise of a spirit…

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Musgrave Pink Gin Cruise

Musgrave Gin sets sail for Women’s Day 2018!  The 9th August 2018 Women’s Day was spent with our style-tribe, bathed in soft pink light and aboard the stunning Mirage Luxury Catamaran. The experience kicked off at 4pm on a very rare warm and sunny day during mid-winter in Cape Town. Guests checked in and were greeted by the Silverthorn Wines family, serving welcome bubbly on the dock.   Once all 130 dressed-to-impress Musgrave Gin fans were on board, Musgrave Gin founder Simone Musgrave and Mirage owner Fiona Wehrley thanked sponsors Fitch & Leedes and announced the very special creation of “The Fiona” (a double Musgrave Pink, Fitch&Leedes Pink…

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The Musgrave Gin Bar

Musgrave Gin is the first locally distilled gin brand to open their own bar in South Africa. In the crescendo of the gin craze, the brand, run by trailblazer Simone Musgrave, now has a permanent home in the heart of the Mother City.Simone comments “We are delighted to partner with the highly regarded Hilton Group in our home town on the locational cusp of culture and nightlife in Cape Town and pull people into a secret gem where they can experience the blending of the brands.” The Musgrave Gin Bar is a collaborative space where premium brandsSchweppes and Musgrave Gin…

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Musgrave Gin Pink Summer Soirée

MUSGRAVE GIN PINK SUMMER SOIREÉS LAUNCHIN CAPE TOWN! Musgrave Gin Cocktails, spectacular views and great music make for a sophisticated experience at the most stylish rooftop pool in Cape Town, every Friday from 4-8pm December 2017 to February 2018. Bask in the rays of the afternoon sunshine whilst taking in the sweeping city views from the Ghibli Bar Pool andBar as Musgrave Gin hosts a series of fabulous Friday afternoon sundowner sessions; Musgrave Gin PinkSummer Soireés. The concept of a soiree encompasses laid-back parties or gatherings in intimate venues for conversation, music and now, gin! With a menu of premium…

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Musgrave Crafted Spirits Copper Launch

A brand that brings people together to create memories, Musgrave Crafted Spirits is known for being an innovative and disruptive brand in the South African spirits industry that was amongst the first to launch premium craft products, Musgrave Original Gin and Musgrave Pink Gin. Boasting highly-awarded colour and flavour infusions that delight consumers worldwide, it’s the latest offering, Musgrave Copper that promises a new disruption in dark spirits. Musgrave Crafted Spirits, now positioned as a global spirits house, have launched new Musgrave Copper; a range of premium pot still brandies in two distinct flavours, Musgrave Copper Vanilla with its elegance…

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