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We all know it, as we all grew up with it. “Tequila” became a #1 hit on both the pop and R&B charts at the time of its release back in 1958.


Whatever Harry Styles claims, we all know this is what “watermelon sugar high” really means!

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In Japan, home to the upcoming Summer Olympics, the age-old thirst quencher is affectionately dubbed the “highball”. The Highball was a favorite of whisky drinkers in Japan in the 1950s. It was created to bring the proof of the whisky down and open it up in a refreshing way to pair well with Japanese cuisine. Highballs soon became an instant and widespread hit in the Land of the Rising Sun.


This isn’t a true ceviche recipe because, rather than letting the lime juice do all the cooking, the shrimp are boiled in water very quickly. But the shrimp get drenched in tequila, so who cares?


It is no secret that France is considered the home of great wines and has served as the inspiration for many grape growers and winemakers around the world, including here in our very own French corner. Most wine grape varieties also originate from France and as we traditionally celebrate our French heritage in July, we thought to share the French origin of varieties used in the La Motte wine portfolio. 


According to the cookbook, Ukutya Kwasekhaya: Tastes from Nelson Mandela’s Kitchen by Xoliswa Ndoyiya, the personal chef of Nelson Mandela, the late president had a preference for simple, traditional food. One of his favourites was oxtail and in celebration of Mandela Day on 18 July, Chef Christiaan Visser suggests this recipe for Oxtail with samp and recommends you enjoy it with a refreshing carrot and pineapple salsa. 


Heineken continues to perform well, in spite of its heavy exposure to on-trade channels in Europe.


The Hari Hong Kong has partnered with German gin brand Monkey 47 to on an array of offers ranging from crafted cocktails and a five-course cocktail pairing menu to 'The Wild Monkey Inn' staycation pac

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Add some sweetness to a cold winter?s evening with these Amarula cupcakes. Amarula cream liqueur gives these cupcakes a toothsome South African twist.


Gold medals will bring free Solstice Golden Lager to lucky fans who retweet its tweet.


An ice-cold beer is best enjoyed on a hot day, but one local brewery is taking refreshment to the next level this summer with a beverage aimed at raising funds and awareness for a very special Calgari


The tropical treat comes with edible toppings representing the top pollutants in UK seas.


Are plant-based milks a healthier choice than cow's milk?



Still a little lost on the cocktail? Check out this vid of sustainable tips and tricks?


Shrinking problems and growing solutions!



Italian designers have made a lamp from discarded orange peels. It even smells like citrus.


With finer varieties of tequila, endorsed by celebrities making their way to India, the spirit is trying to move past its image as a party drink


And no, they don’t have to be served with eggs and toast.


These one pot winter meals will help you survive any cold front or cold weather for the next days to come. Comforting, quick and delicious.


We find out everything there is to know about collagen so that you have all the information you need when introducing it to your diet.


South Africa is known for its bustling food scene, and every season several new and exciting eateries open their doors to the country’s eager foodies.


Here are our top 5 de-cluttering steps to bring the calm back into your life. Don't let the mess around you brig you down.