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How The Mimosa Became The Official Brunch Drink Of The World

Let’s be honest, no brunch is complete without a Mimosa or two alongside your Eggs Benedict. The celebratory sip with its life-giving abilities has become synonymous with a weekend well-spent. So to whom do we owe the thanks for our favourite brunch-time treat?  


A healthy slice of Grandmother’s Bread – a recipe with a story

We think bread can be part of a healthy lifestyle. So why not try this recipe for our popular Grandmother’s Bread as per the Cape Winelands Cuisine cookbook (page 15).


How Instant Coffee Became The Beverage Of Choice For The Socially Distant

Before visiting Greece, I always associated instant coffee with my friend’s dad’s fishing boat. Shelf-stable and easily prepared, it was the beverage of choice when sailing the northern end of the Salish Sea. Stirred straight into a mug filled with hot water, it smelled as much of coffee as it did diesel fumes. Certainly, it was a means to a jittery, caffeinated end, and that in itself makes it worthy of appreciation.


Learn More About Mixing Great Drinks At Home In The #HouseLockDown Series

As people around the globe are confined to their homes amidst the coronavirus pandemic, The House of Angostura brings us the online #HouseLockDown series.


Emergency Coffee Creamers That Might Be Hiding in Your Pantry

If you’re not a black coffee drinker, you might be struggling just a little right now, especially if you’re not a fan of non-dairy powdered creamer. After all, not only are you stuck at home, but you could be stuck at home with another person, and that person might be using all the half & half.


DGB Executives Put their Pockets on the Line in Covid-19 Crisis

Top image: DGB’s CEO Tim Hutchinson


#14DaysOfLockDown / Day 8: Join The Insiders Wine Club

We have made it through the first week of lockdown! It just goes to show you that with a glass of Jordan in your hand anything is possible. Talking about wine, do you know that we have a wine club? The Insiders Wine Club.


Happy Hour Cocktail Recipes – Let’s Keep It Simple

Get ready for 'Cocktail Hour.' Whether you are completing your at-home work schedule, having a virtual gathering with friends, or planning to relax with a drink, here are some easy-to-make cocktail re


Brockmans Gin Launches ‘rewards For Wards’

Brockmans Gin is supporting frontline health care workers by donating money to the not-for-profit organisation Meals for the NHS every time a bottle of gin is purchased from its online Brockmans Shop.


Heineken Halts Production In Mexico As Nation Shuts Down Over

Dutch brewer Heineken said on Friday that it will suspend production and distribution from its seven plants in Mexico, in response to the government?s decision to halt nonessential economic activit?


Jd.com, Budweiser & Remy Cointreau On Taking Clubbing To Living Rooms During Coronavirus

Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com has reinvented clubbing for the coronavirus lockdown, live streaming it to people?s living rooms and delivering them alcohol from their favourite brands.


Try This Sounderita Recipe While You’re Stuck At Home

Start your weekend off with your very own Sounderita, made with el Jimador Blue Agave Tequila. El Jimador, the official tequila partner of Sounders FC, can now be delivered to your door in less than 6


Stay Connected During The Lockdown With Vodacom

South Africa's national lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic means most people are working from home. That can be difficult at the best of times, and


Why You Should Be Buying Safe Eggs

Read up on Why You Should Be Buying Safe Eggs, pasteurised eggs that will reduce any risk of salmonella and other food-borne illnesses.


Businesses Struggle With Closures During Covid-19 Restrictions

Business owners' lives have changed rapidly in the past three weeks with the COVID-19 outbreak across the country. On March 11, New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham declared a public health emergenc


An Unreleased Buffalo Trace Bourbon Is The Best Thing I Drank Last Month

A mountain of booze passes through the Gear Patrol office every month. Here are some of our staff's favorites.


Global Spirits Company Pledges R2 Million To The South African Hospitality Industry


Get Your Groceries And Supplies Delivered During The Lockdown

From groceries and frozen meals to fresh fish and even dog food, here is a list of places that?ll deliver to your door during lockdown.


Global Gin Award For South African Beverage Entrepreneur

There's no keeping talented entrepreneurs down! The creators of Frankie?s Olde Style Soda are now gin makers of note - and recently won a global award.


Cocktail Of The Week: Honey Highball

A delicious whiskey-based cocktail treat


Cocktail Of The Week: Honey Highball

A delicious whiskey-based cocktail treat


Corona Beer Producer Halts Brewing Over Virus

The Mexican brewer of Corona beer said Thursday it was suspending production because of the health emergency in the country over the COVID-19 pandemic.


Glenfiddich: Leave Lockdown Cocktails To The Experts

Consumers tempted to try mixing their own cocktails during the lockdown should leave it to the experts and place an order with their local bar


Cosy Cheesy Potato And Herb Bake

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Experience A Culinary Journey Around The World While Staying At Home

You might be stuck at home, but you can still travel the world.


Starbucks Rival Luckin Coffee Drops 81% On Fake Sales

Chinese company needs to re-establish investor trust after report alleges Luckin fabricated financial and operating numbers


Corona Beer Halts Brewing Over Coronavirus

Since the start of the virus crisis, Corona beer has been the punchline of jokes and memes, and an online rumour said sales in the US dropped by about 40% after the outbreak.


Covid-19: Corona Beer Stops Brewing For Now

Two Mexican brewers, including the producers of Corona beer, have said they are reducing production because of the health emergency in the country over the Covid-19 pandemic.


One Pot Recipes That Will Make Cleanup Easy

To combat the hassle of having to wash piles of dishes after cooking, we’ve put together a list of easy, and delicious one pot meals to make at home.


Corona Beer Producer Halts Brewing Over Virus

The Mexican brewer of Corona beer said Thursday it was suspending production because of the health emergency in the country over the COVID-19 pandemic.