<< Thursday 22 July 2021 >
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.
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.
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Italian designers have made a lamp from discarded orange peels. It even smells like citrus.
Gold medals will bring free Solstice Golden Lager to lucky fans who retweet its tweet.
Add some sweetness to a cold winter?s evening with these Amarula cupcakes. Amarula cream liqueur gives these cupcakes a toothsome South African twist.
Are plant-based milks a healthier choice than cow's milk?
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.
The tropical treat comes with edible toppings representing the top pollutants in UK seas.
And no, they don’t have to be served with eggs and toast.
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.
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
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.