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6 Tasty Drinks to Add to Your Bar Cart Now

We've curated a list of top-notch drinks to add to your bar cart or wine fridge, and made it easy for you to shop them at a click of a button.

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We've curated a list of top-notch drinks to add to your bar cart or wine fridge, and made it easy for you to shop them at a click of a button | House and Leisure

You finally have the bar cart or wine fridge you've alway wanted, but are unsure what drinks to put in it. Luckily, we are here to help. At House and Leisure, we sample a wide range of wines and spirits, so we can find the cream of the crop to recommend to you. 

From our #HLDiscovery lists and the Food and Drinks News page in the magazine, we have curated our top drinks that we think should be in your collection. 

1. Saltare MCC Brut Reserve

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You alway need a delicious bubbly on hand, and Saltare MCC Brut Reserve is a good choice to have. It has a fuller, rounded mouthfeel, aromas of almond and camomile, and warm flavours of honey, oyster and yellow apple that comes together for a smooth creamy finish. 

SHOP IT | R245

2. Wilderer Rogue Apple Pie Moonshine

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Wilderer has created a tantalising new spirit, Rogue Apple Pie Moonshine, which is sweet and spicy with notes of apple, cinnamon, nutmeg and ginger. It tastes almost exactly like apple pie, and warms you up from the first sip. Enjoy it in a cocktail or on its own.

SHOP IT | R260

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3. Babylonstoren Candide 2018

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Looking for the perfect white wine to enjoy this summer? Babylonstoren Candide 2018 may well be it. Made from a blend of Chenin Blanc, Viognier, Chardonnay and Semillion, Candide 2018 offers fresh tropical flavours, including stone fruit and lime. It pairs well with salads, fish and vegetarian dishes. Enjoy it at a picnic, a long leisurely lunch or just on its own. 

SHOP IT | R140 

4. Disaronno

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Disaronno has again teamed up with luxury Italian fashion house Trussardi to release a limited-edition bottle as part of the Disaronno Icon project. This time, the ‘Disaronno wears Trussardi’ bottle features an elegant graphic design, and is available in the classic bottle and packs containing three miniatures. 

SHOP IT | R339 

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5. Whalehaven Conservation Coast

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Inspired by the Cape’s pristine coastline, the Conservation Coast collection is Whalehaven’s handcrafted reserve range. The collection includes a Chardonnay 2014 and Pinot Noir 2014, both of which were included in last year’s Sommeliers Selection.

SHOP IT | R399

6. The Duchess Greenery

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The Duchess Virgin Gin & Tonic is going green with its latest variant. The Duchess Greenery is infused with garden-inspired extracts that make it perfect for warmer weather. With notes of rosemary, lime leaves and hints of cucumber, the drink is refreshing and delicious. 

SHOP IT | R429 per case