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How to make cheap vodka taste expensive with a lump of wood

Do you have some cheap vodka lying around? Follow this simple hack to make it worthy of a martini.

 

Quentin Tarantino pitched new James Bond movie to Pierce Brosnan while drunk on Martinis

Quentin Tarantino got close to fulfilling his dreams of making a new James Bond movie during a drunk meeting with Pierce Brosnan. 

 
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Say Goodbye To Home-brewed Beer As Anchor Yeast Manufacturer Cuts Supply

Anchor Yeast, South Africa’s leading yeast manufacturer, has halted supplies of its 20g “Inkunzi malanga” brewers yeast. The yeast can be used to make beer at home. Alcoholic beverages are regarded as non-essential under the lockdown regulations and sales, transport and the making of alcohol, with the exclusion of hand sanitizers, have been banned in the country until further notice.

 

Spur Restaurants Will Not Be Opening When COVID-19 Lockdown Ends

There won’t be any meals at Spur when South Africa’s Covid-19 lockdown ends – and no takeaways either.

 

5 Reasons Northern Mariana Islanders Enjoy the Café Experience

Coffee is a beloved drink around the world. In 2002 alone, the global consumption of coffee per day hit a mind-boggling 2.25 billion cups. And that’s probably a good thing. A single cup of black coffee contains essential nutrients like Vitamin B2, Vitamin B5, and Vitamin B3, among others. It’s also said to improve your energy levels and help you burn fat. Plus, few people can resist a good old cup of joe; it’s delicious, inexpensive, and has a comfortingly familiar taste. 

 

Be Part Of Old Vine Research. Take The Survey

When it comes to wine, age is all the rage. Dusty bottles with peeling labels are proudly displayed, library stock carefully cultivated, rare vintages bragged about and traded…

 

Earth Day: A Reflective Walk At Haut Espoir

It’s #EarthDay today.

What a day to be alive.

 

Reyka Vodka – Making Cocktails At Home

If you?re missing those delicious cocktails from your favorite restaurants and bars, Reyka Vodka and Trevor Schneider, the Cocktail Ninja, can help you whip up some fantastic cocktails at hom?

 

Do Not Brew Beer In Your Homes, Warns Cop

These homemade beers are made using ingredients like pineapple, ginger, sorghum, among others.

 

Man Spends Days Eating, Drinking Bottles Of Liquor Inside Restaurant Closed Due To Covid-19

Police say a manager found a man asleep inside a New Haven, Connecticut restaurant after he ate and drank 70 bottles of liquor in a span of four days.

 

Chef David Higgs To Cycle 360km To Raise Funds For Staff

 

Stella Artois’s #saveyourspot Lockdown Initiative To Assist The Country’s Restaurants, Bars

Stella Artois has launched an online initiative aimed at assisting restaurants that are affected by the Covid-19 lockdown in South Africa. Through the #SaveYourSpot initiative, consumers may buy a vou

 

5 Hacks For Freezing And Preserving Dairy Products

Preserving food like leftovers and excess ingredients in the freezer is a great way to make the most of your food supply.

 

Meet Fanta, A Lamb Who Recovered With Help From Edgar’s Mission

Fanta was found on a farm and was severely neglected. No one thought she would be able to walk again. Until, Edgar's mission stepped in and rescued her and did everything they could to help. The

 

Meet Fanta, A Lamb Who Recovered With Help From Edgar’s Mission

Fanta was found on a farm and was severely neglected. No one thought she would be able to walk again. Until, Edgar's mission stepped in and rescued her and did everything they could to help. The

 

Watch: Will Global Food Prices Rise?

The coronavirus pandemic has disrupted global food supplies and is causing labour shortages in agriculture worldwide. Will that lead to a rise in prices?

 

Agri Careers: First Cape Sommelier From ‘other Side Of The Mountain’

After years of intensive training Heinrich Bothman ? our very own ?wine farm-acist? ? recently became the first qualified sommelier in the Robertson Wine Valley in the Western Cape. Bothman, wine colu

 

Tropika Island Of Treasure: The Teams Swap Partners For The Three Challenges They Faced This Week

Tuesday night?s episode of Tropika Island of Treasure saw the contestants swapping team mates between the three challenges, and thereafter taking back their individual scores to their original teams.

 

Covid-19: President Cyril Ramaphosa On Further Economic And Social Measures

My Fellow South Africans, It is 25 days since South Africa began a nation-wide lockdown to contain the spread of the coronavirus. It has demanded of you

 

Celebrating Cinco De Mayo

While you can never go wrong with classic Mexican fare such as tacos and burritos, we?ve been inspired to create a selection of easy-to-prepare recipes rooted in traditional Mexican cuisine. Don?t for

 

Meet Fanta, A Lamb Who Recovered With Help From Edgar’s Mission

Fanta was found on a farm and was severely neglected. No one thought she would be able to walk again. Until, Edgar's mission stepped in and rescued her and did everything they could to help. The

 

Despite A Pandemic, Newly-opened Milford Brewery Sells Out Weekly

 

Of Wine, Food And Lockdowns With Charlie Stein

The son of famed restaurateur, Rick Stein, talks about his wine adventures in SA

 

Sodastream Plans To Stop 200 Million Plastic Bottles Being Made Over The Next Five Years – By Switching To Metal Containers.

NEWS COPY Home sparkling water giant SodaStream plans to stop 200 million plastic bottles being made over the next five years – by switching to metal containers. The firm has announced that

 

Stuck At Home Whisk(e)y Video Watchlist: Bruichladdich, A Labour Of Love

In this curated video from our Stuck At Home Whisk(e)y Video Watchlist feature, learn more about Scotland's Bruichladdich distillery, including their whisky, their people and the isle of Islay they ca

 

The 20 Best Tequilas You Can Buy Right Now

Robb Report?s selection of the top tequilas currently available.

 

Campari Group Gives Appleton Estate Rum A New Look

Campari Group has kicked off a rebrand of its Jamaican rum brand, Appleton Estate.

 

Heineken Says Coronavirus Choked Q1 Beer Sales

Governments have closed restaurants and bars worldwide, banned sporting events and urged people to remain home to reduce the spread of COVID-19.

 

Coca-cola And Pepsi Falling Short On Pledges Over Plastic – Report

Tearfund NGO says drinks makers not doing enough to tackle their plastic pollution

 

Cocktail Of The Month: Litchi Samba

Cocktail of the month: Litchi Samba