Energy bars

2019-12-12 15:22

These nutritious bars are the perfect snack to keep you going during a long trip.

The world's largest cruise ship has a bar with robot bartenders. Here's how my margarita compared to one made by a human.

2019-11-10 20:49

The world's largest cruise ship features a lot of trippy amenities, like the Bionic Bar, which is staffed by two robot bartenders.

Subtle ways bartenders get customers to tip more, according to an actual bartender

2019-09-15 09:35

Bartenders have a few tricks up their sleeve that you may not realize they're using in order to up their chances of a greater tip.

I'm a bartender — and these are the drinks that we secretly judge you for ordering

2019-06-25 13:01

No matter what kind of drink you order, bartenders will happily make it. But there are some drinks they will secretly judge you for ordering.

Meet South Africa’s bartender of the year

2019-04-12 07:12

We put two mega-stars of the SA drinks scene together in a room. Here's what Media Contributor of the Year Leah van Deventer and Bartender of the Year Travis Kuhn chatted about.

Meet the SA bartender who won 8 competitions in 3 years

2019-02-04 13:14

Pour yourself a cocktail and get some insight into the world of competitive bartending – the highs, the lows, the inspiration and some advice…

The 50 best bars in the world in 2018

2018-10-06 20:10

The winner of The World's Best Bar Award went to Dandelyan, which is the bar of the Mondrian Hotel in London, this year. Here are is the rest of the world's best.

Berry and white chocolate cheesecake crumb bars

2018-05-15 15:14

Decadent cheesecake bars with chunks of berry and white chocolate – perfect as a sweet treat on its own or dessert when served with whipped cream or vanilla ice cream.

Could fish sauce be the new trending cocktail ingredient?

2018-01-16 10:20

A trendy Melbourne Vietnamese restaurant and rooftop bar is delighting its diners with dynamic cocktails and drinks. Fish sauce being a star ingredient. Read more...


I'm a bartender, and here are 11 signs your drink was made improperly

2019-11-16 22:15

You can often tell your order was made improperly from the color, taste, or presentation of a cocktail or beer. Here are the most obvious signs.

PARTNER CONTENT: The Angostura® Rock Shandy at SA’s top cocktail bars

2019-11-05 12:55


8 tricks bars use to get you to spend more money, according to a bartender

2019-08-31 18:39

Fluffy language, exclusive holiday cocktails, and happy hour "deals" are easy ways bartenders like me can increase your spending. You've been warned.

I’m a bartender who's witnessed countless first dates — here are all the things you're doing wrong

2019-05-27 14:37

I've seen several mistakes people make on their first dates, like getting too drunk, underdressing, or not having enough money to cover the bill.

Granola bars

2018-08-13 09:03

Whip up these easy bars for a good-for-you homemade snack!

The age of foraging, fynbos and fresh botanicals

2018-02-01 14:32

Mixology, botanicals, fynbos and foraging – life is reverting back to our very first food experiences as gatherers.

Plan your end of year party like a pro: Bring in one of SA's best mobile bars

2017-11-21 11:45

When it comes to putting together the best bash, great music and epic drinks are key. Make sure you nail it first time.

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