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Furniture might seem like the last concern for people facing a pandemic. It’s not a typical panic buy, like toilet paper but comfortable spaces and places during quarantine is essential.


Like most other things, Queen Elizabeth’s food habits are very particular — especially when it comes to how she takes her tea.

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“The art of bread making can become a consuming hobby, and no matter how often and how many kinds of bread one has made, there always seems to be something new to learn” – Julia Child.


The fight against the COVID-19 outbreak has resulted in a dire need for supplies. As a result, distilleries and pharmacists from around the world are taking matters into their own hands by swapping gin, vodka and palm wine for hand sanitisers.


The COVID-19 pandemic has brought global economies to its knees, with many grinding to a halt. It has crippled so many industries worldwide, particularly the food and beverage industry such as bars and restaurants, where millions of people around the world are now without a job, since bars have been forced to close their doors and restaurants have limited their businesses to pick-up services only.


Following the announcement by South African liquor company DGB (Pty) Ltd that its executive management team had agreed to a 25% reduction in salary for three months, DGB today said the accrued monies from this pay-cut will be donated to the Solidarity Fund set-up by Pres. Cyril Ramaphosa to fight Covid-19. The Solidarity Fund was announced by Pres. Ramaphosa on 22 March, urging South African businesses, organisations and individuals, and members of the international community to contribute towards the country’s efforts to combat the spread of the virus. The Fund will also aid in tracking the spread and, care for those who are ill. It will also support those whose lives are disrupted. 


PUBS could remain closed until Christmas in a devastating blow to the trade. Cabinet Office minister Michael Gove refused to rule out the possibility yesterday. He said UK pubs would be among the


The harvest is in and Elgin Vintners winemaker and business manager Marinda Kruger-Claassen reflects on a healthy crop and the promise of an exceptional vintage.


The brand encourages fans to get creative with their facial hair for a good cause.


He suffers from a bipolar disorder, was half his life addicted to sex. Now Superstar Kanye West (42) makes a more Addiction to the public: He was for many years a so-called ?functioning alcoholics?. T


Industry bodies and producers ask the government to throw a crucial agricultural export sector a lockdown lifeline.


The ban on the sale of alcohol during the nationwide lockdown has taken its toll on many South Africans. With the two-week extension, many are turning to creative means of getting their drink on. Howe


Sonko justified the inclusion of alcohol by saying that cognac was a ?throat sanitiser


The Kowie River at Port Alfred has a mouth full of many smart houses, wrecked ships and some wistful dreams. But, as Don Pinnock discovered, there are older and wilder things up around the bend.


Police arrested the 50-year-old man at Illovu township in the Durban south area. He was charged with contravening the Disaster Management Act 2020.


This year's NFL Draft will be unrecognizable compared to those is years past, but Budweiser is fighting to keep one very special draft tradition alive: fans coming together to collectively boo Commiss


Marketing body Wines of South Africa says some producers had to cancel the transport of wine shipments to ports.


Celebrate your Mom this Mother?s Day by whipping up this delicious, immune boosting Roodeberg Rosé-inspired guava pavlova by foodie, Elmarie Berry.  One of nature?s most powerful sources of vitam


Our restaurants and chefs can't serve you right now, so while you wait to tuck into their food, they've shared some of their best recipes that you can try




Tabitha Brown details how to make the ingenious substitute, and the best part is that it uses ingredients you probably have in your pantry.


The founder of Italian gin brand Malfy has created a new range of aperitivos in a bid to bring the ?forgotten? category back to life


Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson wrote a letter to over 200,000 employees--and it's a brilliant lesson in emotional intelligent strategy.


Save time and money while getting your groceries delivered to your doorstep from Loot.co.za


Stay strong, friends.


The 2020 Food XX finalists have been announced. At least 73 phenomenal womxn have been selected as finalists for this year's awards...


Bacardi has partnered with Deliveroo Editions to deliver a number of cocktails from ?some of the nation?s best bars? to consumers? doors. The...


The new energy drink assets could join Pepsi's Mountain Dew and AMP as soon as Friday.


You can still buy this less than 0.5% ?Almost Zero? alcohol wine during SA's lockdown.