Sometimes it’s crazy to image parts of the world without their modern day heritage.  Imagine Italy without tomatoes or America without Mustangs, and yet not so long ago this was the case. (more…)

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9 Food Pairings For Rum That Might Surprise You

Sometimes it’s crazy to image parts of the world without their modern day heritage.  Imagine Italy without tomatoes or America without Mustangs, and yet not so long ago this was the case.


The Super Luxe History Of Pineapples And Why They Used To Cost $8000

Though native to South America, pineapples (scientific name: Ananas comosus) made their way to the Caribbean island of Guadeloupe, and it was here that Christopher Columbus first spotted their spiky crowns in 1493. Columbus and his crew took pineapples back to Spain, where everyone loved how sweet this new, exotic fruit tasted. They tried to grow them there, but because pineapples need a tropical climate to grow, Europeans didn’t get very far. The only pineapples they could get their hands on had to be imported from across the Atlantic Ocean, a time-consuming trek that often resulted in bruised, rotten fruit.


Homemade Pizza With Smoked Mozzarella, Chorizo And Fresh Basil

eing cheesy is only good when you’re a sandwich or a pizza… Try this delightful dish – a home-made pizza with plenty of smoked mozzarella. It makes a huge difference to your mood – something we can all do with during these crazy times! And, if you run out of wine, you can still get the Leopard’s Leap Natura De-alcoholised Classic White and Red at major retailers such as Spar, Pick n Pay and Makro! Both will work with this pizza, so choose your favourite and love lockdown!


New Ways The Bar Industry Is Raising Funds For Unemployed Staff

These are fun and easy ways to help at a time that is neither fun nor easy.


More Wineries Join The Restaurant Support Drive That Offers Meal Vouchers and Free Wine

Five premium South African wineries have joined the Restaurant Support Drive, started by Jordan Wine Estate early May.


Rietvallei Wine Estate Special Offer: 10% Discount and Free Delivery

Rietvallei Wine Estate in Robertson is running a special deal on their Rietvallei and John B wine selection.

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Top Chefs Team Up To Help Fight Hunger In Stellenbosch During Covid-19

Some of the country’s most renowned chefs based in the winelands region of Stellenbosch have stepped up to support local communities as lives and livelihoods are decimated by the COVID-19 pandemic. The chefs and their respective kitchen crews have set up a soup kitchen that now produces just over 20 000 portions per week.


Sell Constellation Brands Stock, Says Mkm, Because Coolers Will Run Out Of Corona Beer

U.S. inventories of the company?s imported Corona and Modelo beers will run out, because the Covid-19 pandemic has halted brewing in Mexico.


Pepsico Moves To Capture Soaring Demand For Online Groceries With New Snack Sites

PepsiCo is testing whether customers will buy its products online with two new sites that exclusively sell its snacks.


Cape Town International Airport Named Africa’s Best Airport In 2020

Cape Town International Airport has been named Africa's Best Airport in the 2020 World Airport Awards. Cape Town came in second place two other


Starbucks To Reopen Uk Drive-thru Locations This Week

Starbucks Corp said on Monday it would begin a phased reopening of all its drive-thru locations and some takeaway-only stores in the United Kingdom as the country eases coronavirus-led restrictions on


Sprout By Source Food, A New F&b Business Incubator Launches

Source Food has launched an incubator designed to offer individuals and businesses in the food and beverage industry the knowledge, skills and resources to take their product to market...


Drive-in Concerts Are Now A Thing In Denmark

Denmark hosted a drive-in concert last week. Audience members watched Mads Langer perform live from their cars and tuned in on FM radio.


New Ways The Bar Industry Is Raising Funds For Unemployed Staffers

These are fun and easy ways to help the hospitality community at a time that is neither fun nor easy


Grey Goose Hires Bartenders For Video Mixology Series

"House Pour" gives a face to the many bar workers who are out of work due to coronavirus-related shutdowns.


Buy Your Quarantine Snacks Directly From Pepsico’s New Websites

I still miss office snacks, though


Alcohol Ban Will Lead To Prohibition-era Gangsterism And Deaths

As it lobbies for a relaxing of the alcohol sales ban during lockdown, SAB says the country should learn lessons from the Prohibition era.


Why Is Vanilla So Darn Expensive?

It?s important to know where vanilla comes from, what it is, and when to actually shell out the cash for vanilla or save.


Myd In The Lab: Home Sessions

The Ed Banger Records artist brings you special Home Sessions set


Covid-19: Cape Town Residents Making A Difference

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a huge and devastating impact on the South African economy. Here's how Cape Town residents have helped communities hardest


Chrissy Teigen Takes Twitter Break After Backlash Sparked By Cookbook Writer Alison Roman

Best-selling cookbook writer Alison Roman spoke up on Friday and said she was "horrified" by Chrissy's accelerated business model in the food world.


South Africa Uht Milk Market International Industry Growth Rate And Key Opportunities By 2019 – Lake Shore Gazette


The Glen Grant Launches New Expression

Arboralis is aged in bourbon and Sherry casks and is now available to liquor retailers in Australia.


Global Cognac Market 2020 Analysis, Types, Applications, Forecast And Covid-19 Impact Analysis 2025

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Pepsico Launches New Direct-to-consumer Offerings To Deliver Food & Beverage Products And Meet Increased Demand Amid Pandemic

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Try These Ridiculously Cheap Delivery Restaurants During Level 4 Lockdown

Try these ridiculously cheap delivery restaurants during Level 4 lockdown


Bacardi Supports Unemployed On-premise Workers With Online Series

Barcardi has lined up a global video series for its Grey Goose vodka brand to support out-of-work bartenders.