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Forget Banana Bread! Try Banana Soup Instead

If you thought that bananas were just for monkeys and baking bread, think again! 


Jordan’s Restaurant Support Drive Offers Free Wine To Its Contributors

For many years, the Jordan Wine Estate Winter Charity Drive has provided support for hundreds of charities involved with giving warm clothes and blankets to fragile communities. A smaller allocation of Jordan wine will be made available for our Winter Charity Drive come July 2020 and we would want to continue collecting clothes and blankets for those most in need and distributing to charities around the Western Cape, as we have done for the last 12 years.


Wine Terms to Make You Sound Like a Pro

Show of hands . . . how many people swirl a glass of wine (in public) before they drink it and have no idea why the hell they do it?


The Portuguese Wine Cultivars of Calitzdorp

Although De Krans is synonymous with producing award-winning port-style wines, they have really managed to extend their relationship with Portuguese cultivars beyond their fortified range, resulting in a diverse and unique range of dry, still wines, known as the Terroir range.


Matthew Mcconaughey Drinks Bourbon Neat, On The Rocks, Or While Duck Hunting

Matthew McConaughey signed on as Wild Turkey's creative director in 2016. Now, he shares what drew him to the brand, and how he likes to drink his whiskey.


New Edinburgh Drinks Delivery Service Gin Drop Launches

The team behind Edinburgh gin bar 56 North have launched Gin Drop ? a drinks delivery service for the Capital.


When Good Intentions Go Bad

The banning of alcohol sales during lockdown was initially intended to help protect communities, but reality has set in and the outcomes remind us of costly lessons learned by the US...


Mother’s Day Gift Ideas In Lockdown

Amanda Rabinowitz is the founding owner of Experiential events company, Jellybean Concept Events. As an events company the team ? as a collective ? has more than 20 years experience in hosting many pr

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South Africa: Western Cape Breweries Use ‘giant Pots’ To Feed Thousands During Lockdown

A newly established collective called the SoupaGroup has come together in an innovative way to cook thousands of litres of soup a day using "giant pots", that are usually used to brew beer.


Campari Braces For Full Impact Of Virus As Aperol Loses Its Fizz

Drinks group Campari warned on Tuesday that it will feel a more severe impact from the coronavirus crisis in coming quarters, after reporting a 5% drop in sales between January and March.



The SoupaGroup is a cooperative of breweries, civil society groups and volunteers in the Western Cape, banding together to provide soup for people who are struggling to access food during the national


Taco And Piña Opens In Shirlington With To-go Margs And Orange Fanta Carnitas

The casual counter comes from an alum of El Centro DF and Buena Vida


De Krans Unveils New Muscat Nectar Alcohol-free Sparkling ‘wine’

This refreshing alcohol-free Muscat Nectar consists of 100% muscat grapes with a slight fizz.


Hilarious Dalgona Coffee Fails

The dalgona coffee trend is a whipped three-ingredient coffee topping that became a viral hit online.


Tequila Market: Global Analysis Of Key Manufacturers, Dynamics & Forecast 2020-2025

In the latest report on 'Tequila Market', added by Market Study Report, LLC, a concise analysis on the recent industry trends is covered


Spring Dance Of Sprites

Normal lightning shoots out of the cloud base to the ground, sprites leap up from the cloud top.


Recipe: Chef Carolize’s Salt-baked Beetroot

Recipe: Chef Carolize's salt-baked beetroot


Four Delicious Non-alcoholic Cocktail Recipes

These drinks may come with no buzz but they still taste like the real deal.


These Mistakes Are Ruining Your Margarita, According To A Member Of The Cointreau Family

Insider spoke to Alfred Cointreau, sixth-generation member of the family-run liqueur brand, to find out how to serve a margarita on Cinco de Mayo.


20 Years Ago: Wine Magagzine

Some insight into SA wine?s recent history ? this from the May 2000 issue of Wine Magazine: News An update referred to concerns on the part of then


Hope For Sa’s Wine Industry As Government Pours In R6 Billion In Short-term Assistance

The R47 billion wine industry has unfortunately been affected by the current crisis and the restrictions resulting from the national lockdown.


Tea Can Lower Anxiety To Improve Mental And Physical Health During Covid-19 Pandemic

The heightened levels of anxiety- whether conscious or not- are detrimental to health and well-being, impacting coping strategies during these challenging times.


Mothers-day.co.za And Iol’s Mother’s Day Prize Just Got Bigger

IOL and mothers-day.co.za are offering you the chance to win your mom an amazing prize package valued at R7622


‘pancake Cereal’ Is The Latest Viral Recipe To Come From Tiktok

TikTok is once again responsible for another viral food trend that’s sweeping the web.


Celebrating Barbados’ Zest For Life At Home

Try out a new recipe to bring the Bajan taste of Barbados home.


Global Malt Whisky Market 2020 Top Companies – Speyburn, Ancnoc Cutter, The Balvenie, Bunnahabhain, Old Pulteney

Innovate Insights unravels its new study titled ?Global Malt Whisky Market ? Growth, Trends, and For