Alcohol is getting expensive – and other reasons why you should drink less

2019-02-20 15:56

According to the budget speech, your tipple is about to become a lot more expensive. But that's not the only reason why you should cut back on the booze.

How heavy drinking might boost your appetite for alcohol

2019-02-13 12:56

Researchers have found that in binge and heavy drinkers, two genes that play a role in controlling drinking had changes caused by an alcohol-influenced gene modification process called methylation - making alcohol cravings worse.


2019-02-13 08:00

HE was trying to save his girlfriend, but also ended up dying!.


2019-02-11 11:30

BOOZERS across the world love the taste of vodka.

Spar has launched a SONA drinking game - if 'expropriation' is mentioned, everyone must drink

2019-02-07 14:32

All participants have to drink if SONA is cancelled due to chaos,

The 50 best-selling cocktails in the world in 2019

2019-01-05 12:51

Bartenders from 127 of the best bars in 38 countries around the world ranked their 10 best-selling cocktails for 2019. Here's what came out on top.

Here's how to drink sensibly this festive season

2018-12-20 08:43

It’s party season and the drinks are flowing – but it’s easy to overdo it. Here’s a guide to sensible tippling

Breaking the smoking-drinking connection

2018-12-15 18:15

It takes time for your brain to stop associating drinking alcoholic beverages with smoking.

From 50% off vodka to deeply discounted beer, these are our favourite Black Friday alcohol deals

2018-11-22 17:51

There are Black Friday 2018 specials on beer, vodka, whisky – and a lot of other alcoholic beverages – at Checkers, Makro, and other stores.

We tried the new white Amarula vanilla flavour – and two things surprised us

2018-11-15 06:10

The new Amarula flavour with vanilla and ginger is not necessarily an improvement on the original, and our test indicates that could be a good thing when it comes to sales.


If you're still drinking brandy out of a classic, balloon-shaped glass you're doing it wrong, according to a Hennessy expert

2019-02-16 18:15

A Cognac expert at the Hennessy distillery in France told me the best way to drink the spirit is no longer in a balloon-shaped glass.


2019-02-13 10:19

Enhle is joining the likes of Trevor Noah, Nelson Makomo, and many more as the South African ambassador for Johnnie Walker’s keep walking campaign.


2019-02-12 04:00

THREE friends were allegedly shocked to death after a night of fun at Baby’s Tavern in Kagisanong, Mangaung on Saturday.

10 things that can happen to your body when you give up alcohol

2019-02-10 15:15

Your skin, liver, and gut health can improve when you stop drinking alcohol, according to registered dietitians and nutritionists.

What exactly is dry January?

2019-01-01 09:58

It's got a quite a few health benefits, tbh.

Public health researchers say James Bond is a 'severe' alcoholic with a chronic consumption problem

2018-12-16 08:24

The researchers advised the secret agent to seek professional help and "find other strategies for managing on-the-job stress."

'I wet my bed after a few drinks' – alcohol and urinary incontinence

2018-12-03 07:05

How strong is the link between alcohol and urinary incontinence? Can alcohol cause adult bed-wetting? Here's what you need to know.

WATCH: City of Cape Town pours nearly 12 000 litres of alcohol down the drain

City of Cape Town law enforcement officers have popped open more than 16 000 cans and bottles of liquor, pouring the nearly 12 000 litres of alcohol down the drain to make space at the law enforcement storage depot in Ndabeni.

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How much alcohol is too much? A nutritionist weighs in

2018-11-12 06:30

"Ocsober" is over and the festive season is looming, with alcoholic beverages at every occasion. But how much is too much? A nutritionist weighs in.

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