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Sticky Bacon and Whiskey Meatballs

Not only does paprika makes these meatballs taste even better, but it makes the smell coming from the slow cooker hypnotizing. Seriously, one waft will draw everyone over– in fact, there might be an actual stampede toward your slow cooker when you make these Sticky Bacon and Whiskey Meatballs.


World’s Oldest Message in a Bottle Discovered in a Gin Bottle

The oldest message in a bottle ever discovered has washed up on a shore in Western Australia. Only this wasn’t sent by a castaway as an S.O.S. message—rather, it’s a vestige of an old German experiment, thrown into the ocean 132 years ago.

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Americans are drinking more tequila in protest of President Trump

No longer relegated to rounds of party shots, tequila is having a moment in the spotlight as the new drink of choice for those with a refined palate – and strong political opinions.


Save Water, Drink Wine!

“Save Water, Drink Wine” is a slogan regularly brandished under the current drought conditions in the Western Cape. Fun yes, but the truth of course is that the drought has put severe pressure on the Cape wine industry with some pessimists even asking whether there will be wine to drink 20 years from now …


San Pellegrino Soft Drinks To Get 40% Sugar Reduction

The reduction, using stevia to maintain sweetness, will see the sugar in San Pellegrino?s lemon variant fall from 8.9g per 100ml to about 5.3g


Guinness Brewery In Halethorpe Releases Beer With Local Barley And Hops

Guinness used barley and hops from Maryland in its latest beer, the Crosslands Pale Ale. The name is a nod to the Crossland family crest, which constitutes the red and white portion of the Maryland fl


It’s Marula Time, Gets Your Trunks Out!

African Elephants signal marula harvest time in Limpopo Villagers are harvesting fruit for the production of Africa’s most awarded liqueur 28 February 2018, Phalaborwa, South Africa ? The time of y


Five Roses Goes On A Journey To Sri Lanka With M&c Saatchi Abel

Sri Lanka is the magnificent location of Five Roses' new ad, selected not only because of its historic contribution to tea culture, but also because of the feeling of wonder and magic that is an intri


South African Leg Of Castle Africa Five-a-side Soccer Tournament Kicks Off

A total of 16 teams from across Gauteng pitched for the opening games of the South African leg of Africa's biggest five-a-side soccer tournament at Old Parks Fast Sports Fusion 5-A-Side Arena...


Keyes Art Mile To Launch Artisanal Food Market

Keyes Art Mile in Rosebank will be launching a new monthly artisanal food market. The Pantry Market at Keyes will take place one Saturday every month and will offer small-batch, artisanal products; fr


For A Ducking Good Sunday, Attend “[email protected]” Summer Concerts!

If you believe that Sundays are for good wine, the great outdoors, homegrown talent, and delicious cheat meal food (think carbs, cheese, and chocolate), then you’ve got to plug Vergenoegd Löw Wine


Jobs And Profits Drying Up On Western Cape Grape Farms

Nico Greeff, a grape farmer in Vredendal, has employed 30 fewer seasonal workers and, depending on rainfall this winter, may have to retrench permanent staff.


A Roaring Performance At The Cape Town Motor Show 2018

The Cape Town Motor Show makes its debut to the senses not through the traditional visual route ? the blinding shine of highly polished bonnets, the glint of sun bouncing off chrome, and the crowds of


Absolut Vodka Assesses Brits’ Reactions To Its Cheeky ‘nothing To Hide’ Campaign

Havas Village has alighted on an unlikely marriage between Absolut Vodka and naked Swedes for its latest campaign work for Pernod Ricard, turning heads with middle aged moobs in the process.


Five Female Cocktails At Royal Exchange

To celebrate Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day, Threadneedle Bar at The Royal Exchange will be dedicating a selection of glamorous cocktails to five famous female figures this Ma


Curro’s Juniors Set The Bar High For The 2018 Season

Curro Nelspruit played their first rugby fixture of the year at home against Hoërskool Kanonkop on Saturday.


Coca-cola Wants To Dominate A $7 Billion Industry With A New Type Of Beverage That’s Taking Over The World

Coca-Cola is turning to a new beverage to win over customers as anti-sugar shoppers ditch soda.


Fil-am Remy Martin Named Pac-12 Co-sixth Man Of The Year After Impressive Rookie Season

REMY Martin has won the Sixth Man of the Year in the Pac-12 Conference of the US NCAA. Arizona State's Fil-American freshman guard averaged 9.6 points, 2.9 rebounds, and 2.9 assists for the Sun Devils


On The Rocks Sports Bar In Long Beach Has Got Game — Lots Of ’em

Lively, unexpectedly large sports bar has many big screens, a cheerful staff and even a movie room for kids, who can be safely tucked away while their folks go nuts.


5 Great Places For Fish Tacos In Durban


At Lucy’s, Meet Lucy

The bar’s owner has been running it for twenty-six years, working from open to close and calculating tabs from memory.


Movies & Booze: We’re Off To Australia & South Africa

Jean Smullen reviews Bend in the River Pinot Grigio and Yellowtail Shiraz


M Restaurant At The Morris House

A well-regarded chef has been brought in to consult at M Restaurant in its quest to become a dining destination, not just an elegant party space. It still has a way to go.


Jobs And Profits Drying Up On Western Cape Grape Farms

Ravaged by the ongoing drought? Nico Greeff? a grape farmer in Vredendal? says he will make no profit this season.


Michelin-starred Chef To Cook Pop-up Lunches In Jozi


Komphela Explains Baxter’s Absence From Chiefs Bench

Kaizer Chiefs? new goalkeeper-coach Lee Baxter?s absence from the bench is simply because his documentation is being finalised? Amakhosi coach Steve Komphela has said.


Ryan Reynolds Has His Own Gin, And Its Available In Sa!

No need to stress — this is how to get your hands on Ryan Reynolds gin!


Cr Beer May Buy Heineken

China Resources Beer (CR Beer) is in talks to acquire Heineken’s China business in a deal that could be worth more than $1billion.


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#holdmybeer Pushes Castle Lite To Do Better

by MarkLives. A social media post by radio and TV personality, Dineo Ranaka, has led at least one beer brand to rethink its misogynist advertising practices.