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By now we’ve all learned about the Russian’s love of alcohol, so it’s not really surprising that for years and years, beer wasn’t considered to be an alcoholic beverage. This legally didn’t change until 2011!


You may want to load up on java before boarding your plane, according to one industry insider.

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Comedian and actress Betty White will celebrate 96 years of good health – and arguably better humor – and a supposedly ‘bad’ diet of french fries, hot dogs and vodka next week.


Today’s recipe is super-spicy chicken, called buldak in Korean. The Korean word bul means fire, and dak means chicken, so you can call this “fire chicken.”

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Sofi Tukker is a New York-based musical duo consisting of Sophie Hawley-Weld and Tucker Halpern.


One of the most energetic growth sectors of the alcohol beverage industry over the past few years has been the spirits market.


Despite being a self-confessed Sauvignon Blanc fanatic, Thys Louw of Diemersdal believes in the ability of Durbanville to deliver some of the finest red wines in South Africa and the world.



Every day, instead of coffee, Ana Kras drinks a chai latte of adaptogenic herbs, an ancient way to fortify the body against maladies.


Drought stricken Cape farmers have managed to improve their water usage by 10% with the help of Fruitlook online service, says the Western Cape Depart


The actress is nearing 96, an age she's reached with the help of hot dogs, vodka and a sunny outlook. We break down why Betty's seemingly bad habits have kept her happy and healthy for nearly a centur


With a raft of exceptional new luxury lodges - most recently Singita Sweni and Singita Lebombo in Kruger National Park - opening throughout the country, South Africa may be the world's greatest safari



Following on from just-drinks' analysis of Pernod Ricard's performance over the last five years, spirits commentator Richard Woodard considers the takeaways for the wider spirits and wine industries.


When one speaks of the internationally-renown Cape Winelands, the leafy, winemaking towns of Stellenbosch and Franschhoek tend to dominate the limelight. Yet, two-hours outside of the city lies a pris


The grand touring coupé segment just got a whole lot more exciting with the release of the new Lexus LC 500. It’s not every day that Lexus launches a new car. The reason for this, and it’s just m


Dogs aren’t only the most loyal companions you could ever ask for; they’re also an excellent excuse to get out, get fit, and explore your city. And with 2018 in full tilt already, what better way


New York City is experiencing a record cold winter, so what better way to ride it out than a great hot cocktail?


Close to 10,000 Chinese millennials attended Absolut’s 100 nights event on New Year’s Eve in China, with a further 4.9 million people viewing the events online.


Plan B Dessertery, a KwaZulu-Natal brand introduced by the founders of Wakaberry, has opened its doors in The Zone @ Rosebank in Johannesburg...


With a new school year starting this coming week, the Villieria police urged learners to be safe.


If you have a sweet tooth, make sure that you visit Plan B Dessertery to get your dose of sweet treats.


SAPPHIRE Coast Tourism (SCT) proudly presented the Sapphire Sizzling Summer 2017 campaign during our popular holiday season.



Visit Belgian chef Piet Huysentruyt's pop-up in Franschhoek this February.


This year, consider some less visited destinations: luxury Iceland, sustainable Switzerland, wild Oregon, remote Oz ... It's a big world out there


Beefeater Gin, the Pernod Ricard brand, is creating a "gin garden" with botanical plants and hanging vines.


Daniel Dercksen gives his top 15 international and local big screen film trends for the year ahead.


IT has been an integral part of gin production for more than 200 years and was exported from the north-east of Scotland to provide the key…


Rascallion Wines is owned by experienced wine marketer Ross Sleet and the Kretzmar family of Broad Valley with Johan Joubert, previously of Kleine Zalze and