Some countries have banned alcohol, others say liquor shops are essential services, and one top official even suggested a tipple after another long day trapped at home can be a necessary restorative. (more…)

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How “Essential” Is A Drink After A Long Day Of Lockdown?

Some countries have banned alcohol, others say liquor shops are essential services, and one top official even suggested a tipple after another long day trapped at home can be a necessary restorative.


Ladles Of Love calls for help to feed Cape Town homeless during the lockdown

Volunteer-run soup kitchen Ladles of Love is feeding an estimated 1,000 homeless during the lockdown in Cape Town’s CBD and the organisation is in dire need of as many monetary and non-perishable goods donations as possible.


Expect Some Delicious 2020 Wines, Says Nederburg MD

Bright, beautiful but short. That’s Niël Groenewald’s take on harvest 2020 at Nederburg. The winery’s MD says this year’s picking season, a full fortnight shorter than average, called for careful choreography by the vineyard and cellar teams to maintain a smooth intake and vinification of fruit.


#15daysoflockdown Day 6/21: Savoring The Sweet Moments

If you are anything like us you would have already eaten all your lock-down snacks!


The time has come for wine clubs to once again battle it out in the annual Blaauwklippen Blending Competition

The winning blend will be sold under the BBC label in a Magnum (1.5 litre) bottle where all the blends of the individual wine clubs/societies will compete against each other. The top four scores of all entries will determine the semi-finalists. The four semi-finalists will then be invited to Blaauwklippen, where the winner will be announced at an award ceremony attended by selected guests and media.


Some Baby Formula Milk Contains More Sugar Than Fanta

60% of mums who don't breastfeed use this kind of formula.

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Sprite Dragon • Ikoria: Lair Of Behemoths (iko) • Mtg Arena Zone

New card revealed for Ikoria: Lair of Behemoths! Discuss this card here.


Lockdown Activity For Kids: Colouring In Cape Town

One of the many challenges during the nationwide lockdown is keeping your children busy. So we're here to help. This article will teach your kids fun


These Austin Restaurants Have Cocktails Kits So You Can Enjoy Booze At Home

With the arrival of spring often comes glorious patio weather. You might find yourself longing for an Aperol spritz on the all-white shaded patio at


How Inverroche Is Pioneering South Africa’s Craft Gin

Inverroche is a progressive craft distillery that pioneered craft gin in South Africa, creating uniquely South African spirits using rare hand-harvested wild African Fynbos botanicals. A true proudly


Bacardi Switches Production From Rum To Hand Sanitizer At Jacksonville Facility

The Bacardi Bottling Corporation is producing hand sanitizer at its North Jacksonville facility that will be given to hospitals and first responders around Florida.


Introducing ‘quarantine Cuisine’! Catch These 6 Sa Chefs Online During #salockdown

The 21-day lockdown in South Africa, though extremely necessary, has already and will have further devastating effects on our economy, in particular our hospitality industry. Local chefs and restauran


Public Transport Restrictions Have Been Eased

Find out how the lockdown is affecting travel and transport, from minibus taxis, trains and e-hailing services to flights.


Stella Artois Taps ‘love Is Blind’ Stars To Talk Romance On Instagram Live

Couples who get engaged while social distancing can post with the hashtag #WeddingContest to enter for a chance to have the brand fund their wedding.


Watch: How To Make Holly Rey’s Piggy Cupcakes

Rey and her sister, Mimi Rey, are baking up a storm during the lockdown.


Platinum Group Metals Ltd. Reports Impala’s Waterberg Amended Purchase And Development Option Agreement Completed; Work Program In Progress

Vancouver, British Columbia and Johannesburg, South Africa--(Newsfile Corp. - April 3, 2020) - Platinum Group Metals Ltd. (TSX: PTM) (NYSE American: PLG) ("Platinum Group" or the "Company") reports th


3 Food Swaps For When You Run Out Of Ingredients

These will also save you time from trekking to the grocery store.


[2020] Astonishing Growth: Iced Tea Market Exclusive Profitable Comprehensive Report

A contemporary development prediction report titled ?Global Iced Tea Market Research Report (Forecast 2020-2029)? constitutes a comprehensive analysis of the global market which underlines market ambu


Winners Announced In The 2020 Winemag Label Design Awards

Three gold awards for wine, two each for beer and spirits in the Label Design Awards 2020.


Embrace Freedom At Mont Rochelle

Mont Rochelle is a stunning 26-bedroom hotel and vineyard just under an hour?s drive from Cape Town in the town of Franschhoek in South Africa.


A Proper ‘quarantini’ For Your Virtual Cocktail Hour

Plan an online gathering where you can share a drink with a friend. You might be surprise the support and structure it provides in a time of isolation.


Spice Up Your Store-bought Hot Cross Buns

PB & J Hot Cross Buns If you?re a stickler for tradition, this spiced up hot crossie may be just... Read More


Drinks: Prize-winning G&t Anyone?

South Africans scoop the gold


Global Cognac Market Growth, Opportunities And Forecast 2020- 2026


Local Eco-friendly Stores Operating During Lockdown

Global lockdowns are giving the environment an time to heal; keep the momentum going by supporting local eco-friendly stores operating at this time.


How To Make A Ginger Brave Cocktail

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Nick In The Am: Alcohol Thefts Aplenty At Two Peoria County Locations

Good morning, troops. It's Thursday, April 2. Current, tumultuous times might be driving some people to drink massive quantities of alcohol. Or steal