IN THE PRESS

2021

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May : Luxury Lifestyle Awards "Cape Town’s Sugarbird Craft Gin, spreads its wings to brandy"

Wine _ Food _ Travel (_corksupwithnev) • Instagram photos and videos - Google Chrome 2021_

May : Corksupwithnev "If you have never tried this before, best you do"

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May : Julian Richfield's Savourite things "Sugarbird Craft Gin spreads its wings to brandy"

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June : Make it Rayne "Cape Town’s Sugarbird Craft Gin, spreads its wings to brandy"

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May: The Average South African "Cape Town’s Sugarbird Craft Gin, Spreads Its Wings To Brandy"

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May : Retail Brief Africa "Sugarbird Craft Gin spreads its wings to brandy"

Wine _ Food _ Travel (_corksupwithnev) • Instagram photos and videos - Google Chrome 2021_

May : Eat Play Drink "Cape Town’s Sugarbird Craft Gin, spreads its wings to brandy"

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May: Retail Brief Africa "Sugarbird Craft Gin spreads its wings to brandy"

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May : The Average South African "Cape Town’s Sugarbird Craft Gin, Spreads Its Wings To Brandy"

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May : Eat Play Drink  "Cape Town's Sugarbird spread its wings to Brandy"

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May : Aspire Lifestyle "Father's Day Gift Guide"

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May : Aspire Lifestyle "Cape Town's Sugarbird Craft gin spread its wings to Brandy"

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April : Spritz "14 Year-old Potstill Brandy meets Cape Botanicals in Sugarbird’s unique XO Brandy"

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March : Die Burger "Ontdek iets nuut od die brandewynroete"

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March : Spiritz 

"Sugarbird’s unique 12-mini’s brandy box-the perfect gifting solution "

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March : Flightline Weekly

"Sugarbird Morningtar Flying Club Air navigation race"

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February : Vrye Weekblad 

"Brandy Box for Miriam"

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Steenberg's Cocktail recipes at home with Tryn

"Ruby Rose spritzer with Sugarbird Pink"

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Luxury Lifestyle awards 2021 - GLOBAL WINNER in Gin category

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November: Eat. Play. Drink. Cape Town "Sugarbird joins Rum revolution with latest Cape Fynbos innovation"

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November: Spiritz "Sugarbird joins Rum revolution with latest Cape Fynbos innovation"

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November: Juian Richfield's Savourite Things "Sugarbird joins Rum revolution with latest Cape Fynbos innovation"

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September: Food & Wine Mag "Meet another Sugarbird"

Wine _ Food _ Travel (_corksupwithnev) • Instagram photos and videos - Google Chrome 2021_

September: 2Macsandadram "SUGARBIRD SPREADS THEIR WINGS"

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July : Wine Mag "Winter spirit – gin vs brandy"

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June : Aspire Lifestyle "CAPE TOWN’S SUGARBIRD CRAFT GIN, SPREADS ITS WINGS TO BRANDY"

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June : Make it Rayne "Cape Town’s Sugarbird Craft Gin, spreads its wings to brandy"

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June : Weekly SA Mirror "Sip of the Sugarbird induces a glaze in the eye & a spring in the step"

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June : News Chant "Cape Town Sugarbird craft gin awarded best premium gin in SA by Luxury Lifestyle Awards"

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June : Weekend Post "SA Brandy, the unsung hero of the spirit world"

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November: Boozie Foodie "Sugarbird joins Rum revolution with latest Cape Fynbos innovation"

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November: Retail Brief Africa "Sugarbird joins Rum revolution with latest Cape Fynbos innovation"

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September: Spiritz "Sugarbird Cape Fynbos XO Brandy"

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August : The Little Hedonist "Sugarbird Craft Spirits introduces XO Brandy"

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September: Business Day, Wanted "Sugarbird High"

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June : Business day Wanted "Champagne, Beer, Fynbos Brandy - Six new tipples to add to your drinks cabinet"

Wine _ Food _ Travel (_corksupwithnev) • Instagram photos and videos - Google Chrome 2021_

June: Ontherealgee "On days like this 🌧 🥶 you need a warm Brandy Cognac 😉"

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June : 2 Macs and a Dram S2Ep1 "Sugarbird spreads their wings - Interview with our MD Matt Bresler 

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June : Press Release "Cape Town's Sugarbird Craft gin spread its wings to Brandy"

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June : IOL "Cape Town Sugarbird craft gin awarded best premium gin in SA by Luxury Lifestyle Awards"

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June " The Little Hedonist "Sugarbird Craft Gin Awarded Best Premium Gin in South Africa"

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June : Julian Richfield's Savourite Things "Sugarbird Cape Fynbos Gin; Luxury Handcrafted with South African Twist

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November: Magic Grape Tours "The other side of the coin–Absinthe and friends."

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November: Through My Wine Glass "Sugarbird joins Rum revolution with latest Cape Fynbos innovation"

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November: Aspire Lifestyle "Sugarbird Joins The Rum Revolution"

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September: Boozie Foodie "Cape Town’s Sugarbird Craft Gin, spreads its wings to brandy (Boozy News)"

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July : Spiritz "Sugarbird Craft Gin wins at Luxury Lifestyle Awards"

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June : Hospitality Hedonist "5+ UNIQUELY SOUTH AFRICAN BRANDIES TO BUY FOR FATHER’S DAY"

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June : Julian Richfield's Savourite Things "Cape Town’s Sugarbird Craft Gin, spreads its wings to brandy"

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June : More than Food Mag "Cape Town's Sugarbird Craft Gin spreads it's wings to brandy"

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June : Umhlanga Mag "Fabstuff - We've got the stuff you're gonna love"

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June : Luxury Lifestyle Awards "Cape Town's Sugarbird Craft gin spread its wings to Brandy"

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June : Emnetra "Cape Town Sugarbird artisanal gin awarded the Luxury Lifestyle Awards for the best premium gin in South Africa"

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June : Make It Rayne "Sugarbird Craft Gin Awarded Best Premium Gin in South Africa"

2020

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December : Man vs Mind Press

"Sugarbird and Brandy friends showcase SA distilling heritage"

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December : Mr Cape Town

"Sugarbird and friends Brandy advent calendar" 

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December : Julian Richfield's Savourite things

"Sugarbird and Brandy friends showcase SA distilling heritage"

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December : Fresh Living magazine

"Win a Sugarbird gin and brandy hamper!" (Page 80) 

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November : Bizcommunity 

"2020 SA Craft Gin Award-winners announced"

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November : Food24

"REVEALED: The country’s best gins were announced at the 2020 SA Craft Gin Awards"

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November : Craft Gin awards 

"The Double Gold award-winning gins are:"

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November : Tech Girl

"18 of the best advent calendars 2020-all available in SA!"

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October : Adam Astor Bacchus Blog 

"The South African Craft Gin Awards 2020"

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June: Crush Mag Online 

"Standout South African Gin Brands - Locally Crafted & Distilled" (In alphabetical order) 

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June: Absolutely Life 

"Delicious South African Craft gin" 

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April : Opera News South Africa

"5 health benefits of drinking GIN!"

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February : Netflorist Blog

"5 Romance Gifts You Missed This Week"

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January : Food Blog Cape Town 

"Gin & Sorbet Pairings at The Westin Cape Town"

2019

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December : Women's Health 

"GINspiration

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December : Invest Cape Town 

"4 female-run Cape Town-based food businesses to champion in 2019"

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December : The Mail and Guardian 

"Early birds"

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December : Real Life Magazine 

"Sugarbird’s focus on recycling and sustainability is as refreshing as its gin"

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November : Flowerscrowns and treatment Blog 

"The ultimate festive gifting guide - Sugarbird gin baubles" 

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Kaylivee 

"Day one for Change - Sugarbird Fynbos gin"

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November : True Love magazine 

"The ultimate festive gifting guide - Sugarbird gin baubles" 

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November : Crush Mag Online 

"Celebrate he festive season with Sugarbird gin and friends"

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2019 November : Sunday Times Lifestyle - Times Live

"Sugarbird boozy advent calendar will thrill gin devotees"

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November : Women Stuff Blog

"This Boozy Gin Advent Calendar is the Best Way to Count Down to Christmas"

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November : Women's Health Online Magazine

"7 Advent Calendars That Have Nothing To Do With Chocolate"

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November : FairScribd

"Ultimate Gift Guide - Sugarbird and Friends Gin Advent Calendar"

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October : Behance.net

Sugarbird Gin and Artist Collaboration - "Go Getter" for Day One for Change

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October : Cherryflava.com 

"Coca Cola named as the world's worst polluter"

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October : Fourways review

"Take it back to the 70's, join a Joburg jol or relax with some gin"

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Stellenbosch Academy of Design and Photography 

Sugarbird Taste of the Cape - Loerie Gold winner 

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Stellenbosch Academy of Design and Photography - Graphic Design showcase 

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Ad Forum 

"Sugarbird Gin - Taste of the Cape campaign brief

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August : Mark Lives

"Loeries 2019 Friday night winners.... Sugarbird Gin wins Gold in the Packaging category"

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August : Crush Mag online 

"Winners of the inaugural SA Craft Gin awards 2019"

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August : Petco.co.za

"Sugarbird Gin"

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July : The Entrepreneur South Africa 

"Submissions Are Open For The Sugarbird Gin Bootcamp For Entrepreneurs 2019"

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July : The Gremlin online newspaper 

"SA’s Fynbos inspired gins are leading the way"

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June : Entrepreneur South Africa

"10 South African Entrepreneurs Who Landed Funding - And How They Did It" (No.8) 

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June : The Media Online : Media moves 

"Submissions are open for the Sugarbird Gin bootcamp for entrepreneurs 2019" 

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April : The Daily Voice 

"Swop your chocolate egg for a gin egg!"

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April : The Citizen

"Recipe: Sugarbird Fynbos fruity treat"

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April : The Little Hedonist

"Boozy eggs for adults with Sugarbird Gin"

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April : Guzzle Media - Retail Talk

"Easter for adults with these Sugarbird Gin Eggs"

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April : It's a Sher Thing 

"An Easter Egg Hunt for Adults" 

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April : IOL 

"Easter for adults - chocolate gin and gin eggs"

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April :The Milk Memoirs Blog 

"Sugarbird Gin Eggs: Making Easter Fun For The Adults Too"

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2018 October : The Official Stellenbosch Academy Blog

"Sugarbird Gin Brief" 

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March : Michael Olivier Blog

"Sugarbird Gin Eggs – Egg hunting just became fun for adults too…" 

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March : Eat Drink Cape Town Magazine

"Win Big with Sugarbird Gin Eggs!…" 

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January : Food Blog Joburg 

"Local Gin Tastings are Piza e Vino" 

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2019 January ; Safrica24 Press

"Win ticket's to Hudson's Burger joint Gin Garden with Sugarbird Gin"

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February : Fat alcoholic

"Gin o clock - Major Herbert with Sugarbird " 

2018

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December  Taylormde Blog

"Christmas Gift guide - local stocking fillers" 

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December : You tube

"Sugarbird Gin Christmas Baubles - Gin mission impossible" 

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November : Online Roundup Blog

"Christmas treats for the grown ups"

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November : News 24 True Love 

New gin on the local spirit block is the perfect gift for any gin lover" 

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October : Business Live 

"Crowdfunding and other innovative fundraising platforms a new lifeline for start-ups"

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December : Boring Cape Town Chick Blog 

"10 last minute Christmas gifts for under R350"

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November : iHashtag Daily Blog 

"A most inspiring Christmas Story: Sugarbird®" 

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November : Cape Argus 

"5 Gins to try this summer"

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November : Crush Magazine Online

"Sugarbird Gin launches new Festive packaging plus a special Christmas Gift" 

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November : News24 Sarie 

"Lief vir G&T? Hier’s die perfekte geskenk"

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October : Show Me 

"Wade Bales Cap Classique and Gin Affair"  

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December : Crush Mag Online 

"Fine Spirits Christmas Gift Ideas for 2018"

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November : All for Women Blog 

"The best food & drink advent calendars in South Africa for 2019" 

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November : 2 Oceans Vibe Radio 

"Win with Sugarbird" 

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November : The Media Online 

"Behind the brand: Sugarbird Gin flies the flag for positive change… and sexy branding"

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October : Real Life magazine 

"She made it!"

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October : Elle Decor Magazine

"Spring trends soiree"

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2018 September : Women Stuff Blog 

"Hudsons Introduces ‘Craft Your Own’ Gin & Tonic Menu"

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September : Medium.com - MYMY

"Top 8 South African Gins"

September : Mr Cape Town Blog 

"Craft Your Own Perfect Serve Gin At Hudson’s" 

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September : Bizcommunity 

"Meet the maker Sugarbird Cape Fynbos Gin" 

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August : Cape Times 

"Cin cin for gin's woman"

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August : IOL

"Meet The Women Making Waves In South Africa’s Craft Gin Movement"

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July : Weekend Special Art and Lifestyle Blog 

"Ginapalooza Gin and Music Festival" 

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July : Quicktet 

"Chef Aya & Sugarbird Gin present: A Unique Dining Experience"

June : Running Wolf's Rant 

"4 Examples of successful South African Crowdfunding campaigns" 

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June : Porky's People 

"Rewards Crowdfunding platform, hits R20 Million'

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April : Standard Bank Bizconnect 

"Crowdfunding as e-commerce in South Africa"

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June : News24

"Forget about loans - crowdfunding is a new stokvel solution"

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March : Adam Astor Bacchus Blog

"Wine concepts craft festival"

June : Good Things Guy 

"Rewards-based crowdfunding is a massive success in South Africa"​

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March : The Newspaper 

"Crowdfunding and its Role in the Future of Business" 

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March : Sunday Times Daily

"Crowdfunding: If you start me up I’ll never stop ..."

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February : Our Friends Blog 

"Unestablished Gin brand crowd funds a whopping R1,086,703.00

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January : Bizcommunity

"10 lessons from a successful crowdfunding campaign" 

November : Safrica24 

"Sugarbird Fynbos Gin breaks SA record!"

November : Huffington Post

"Fynbos Gin Breaks Crowdfunding Record: A Million In Pledges!" 

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2017

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December : VISI Magazine 

"GIFT GUIDE: 21 Buys worth browsing" 

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December: What's On In Cape Town "Sugarbird Gin – the Taste of the Cape"

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December : What's on in Cape Town Magazine

"Sugarbird Gin - The Taste of the Cape" 

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November : A Short Girl's World

"Sugarbird : A gin love story" 

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December : Fin 24 

"There's cash in that crowd" 

It’s been a big week after a huge month!

November : BizCommunity 

"Sugarbird reaches Thundafund goal"

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November : Scottish Licensed trade News 

"New South African spirit takes flight"

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November : Michael Olivier Blog

"Sugarbird, new kid on the block, a fine Cape gin, named for a fine Cape Bird…."

October : Tails of a Mermaid

"Sugarbird Fynbos Gin crowdfunding campaign"

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November : IOL 

"Home-grown gin shatters crowdfund records" 

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November : Drink Stuff South Africa

"Crowdfunding thunders behind SA’s Sugarbird craft gin"

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October : Syllable in the City

"Sugarbird Gin: more than just good gin" 

October : IOL

"Hop on to the craft Gin trend" 

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October : Bizcommunity 

"Sugarbird Gin launch Party 

October : BizCommunity 

"R-Squared Digital partnering with Sugarbird Gin in influencer marketing crowdfunding campaign"

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September : Nosy Rosy 

"Sugarbird Gin - South African Fynbos gin" 

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October : What's on in Cape Town Magazine 

"5 Gins to try this Summer" 

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October : Spice for Life Blog 

"Invest in Sugarbird and watch your profits soar"

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September : Yuppie Chef 

"The Sugarbird Gin story"

October : BizCommunity 

Sugarbird Gin - infused with the spirit of entrepreneurship" 

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September : Start up grind 

"Why Crowdfunding?"

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ThundaFund 

"Sugarbird Gin"