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South Africans Hit With #EggChallenge Outbreak During Lockdown Easter

As if a global virus outbreak was not enough to deal with during this Easter, internet users were also subjected to the #EggChallenge.


Newborns Thrive In Nature At Vergelegen Wine Estate

A rare sighting of a Cape fox family, an out-of-the-ordinary set of Nguni calf twins, and the healthy development of 11 bontebok lambs are all encouraging reminders of nature’s bounty during these uncertain times.

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The Karoo Oyster Shot

The Karoo Oyster is a South African twist on the classic Prairie Oyster.


Corn and Basil Soup

Try our delicious recipe for a Corn and basil soup that can be served hot or cold and try it with a refreshing glass of 2019 La Motte Sauvignon Blanc.

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Bar Owner Removes $3,714 Worth Of Bills Stapled To The Walls To Pay Unemployed Staff

Probably most of us know at least one bar that has gone quite overboard with its unique decorations. Antique furniture, really weird vintage animal posters, family pictures all over the walls, coins glued to the bar⁠—you name it. Well, it turns out some of them might actually be useful in these grim times during the coronavirus pandemic. Especially the latter.


We Can’t Go To Restaurants Anymore, So I Opened A Pretend One

COVID-19 has robbed us of pleasures both big and small. So author Rachel Khong decided to create “Chez Raché’s” in her own home, as a minor defense against major grief.


Pernod Ricard Launches #KeepTheSpirit To Help The SA Bar and Restaurant Community During COVID-19

April is usually a month of public holidays with people enjoying time out in restaurants, clubs and bars. This year things are different.  In compliance with the nationwide 21-day lockdown all restaurants, clubs and bars have been ordered to close and people are self-distancing at home.


#17DaysOfLockDown #plusanother14days / Day 19: Short ‘n Sweet Wine Tasting

We are down to only three days of our original lockdown. YOU GOT THIS.


Gordon’s Gin Launches A Limited Edition Mediterranean Orange Flavour And It Sounds Delicious

If you enjoy a glass of Gordon's Gin, you're going to absolutely love their new limited edition flavour - mediterranean orange!


Alcohol Back-door Sales Boom Despite Lockdown

?We are receiving calls every day from people who desperately want to buy alcohol. We were sold out the first week after the lockdown. Our stock was bought out by our regular customers who were buying


How To Make Aperol Spritz

APEROL Spritzers are the perfect way to welcome the sunny weather this month, but most people will find themselves confined indoors without knowing exactly how to make them. How do you make an Aperol


Chambord Picks Southpaw For Some Appliance Of Science

Brown-Forman's Chambord black raspberry liqueur has picked the UK's Southpaw as its global strategic...


Chiropractors Are Feeding Their Patients Fake Information About The Coronavirus

One St. Louis?based chiropractor told 21 million viewers to fight the pandemic with zinc and tonic water.


7 Simple Recipes To Make With Your Kids In Lockdown

Spend an afternoon teaching your kids how to make delicious kid-friendly meals from Rice Krispie nest treats to healthy chicken nuggets - without leaving your kitchen in a mess.


Sodastream Vs Vintage Seltzer At Costco

Read the SodaStream vs Vintage Seltzer at Costco discussion from the Chowhound Cookware, Cookware Accessories food community. Join the discussion today.


Cramer’s Lightning Round: I Think Starbucks Is A Buy

"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer rings the lightning round bell, which means he's giving his answers to callers' stock questions at rapid speed.


Savanna Launches Virtual Comedy Bar As Lockdown Continues

Savanna Premium Cider has launched the Savanna Virtual Comedy Bar to support comedians and give South Africans a burst of much-needed laughter during the coronavirus pandemic.


Kenyan Governor Includes Free Hennessy Cognac On Care Package.

The flamboyant Nairobi governor sparked uproar amongst Kenyans after donating free Hennessy cognac bottles as part of his essential food package.


Quiz: What Kind Of Traveller Are You?

It takes all kinds of travellers to make the world go round. And Cape Town has something for everyone. While we can't welcome you right now, we can get to


Recipe: Make Home Cooking Easier

There are loads of benefits of cooking at home, and it’s not as daunting as many of us think.


Loaf Around With Our Favourite Extra Bread Recipes

Now is the best time to get your bread fix. Unlike standard bread recipes, these come with a little something extra. Think hummus, soup and more.


3 Dividend Stocks That Pay You More Than Pepsico @themotleyfool #stocks $ko $cvx $pep $o

If you have been looking at PepsiCo's 2.8% yield, here are three alternatives that have higher yields and conservatively run businesses.


The Sweetest Pecan Nut Recipes

There's more to the delicious pecan nut than just pie. Take a look at some of our pecan recipes - like this White Choc Pecan Bread & Butter Pudding