EXCLUSIVE: The bartender who makes multi-sensory cocktails is coming to South Africa

2019-06-27 12:32

Creativity knows no bounds for celebrated Joe Schofield who's in Mzanzi this week.

How to create knockout cocktails at home - tips from a pro bartender

2019-01-14 14:47

Learn how to ace your mixology game with AJ Snetler, head bartender at one of Cape Town's best hotels.

Melville's hottest new drinks spot - we visit Mootee

2018-04-08 00:00

This article first appeared in City Press.

The Protégé: South Africa’s first mentored cocktail competition

2018-03-13 15:39

There’s a new cocktail competition on the scene! Food24’s very own resident cocktail and spirits writer, Leah van Deventer, is competing – and you’re all invited to cheer her on.

From Martinis to Mimosas: A Short history of cocktails and the true art of bartending

2017-10-01 09:30

A beautifully written piece about the Renaissance of cocktails.

Inmates beyond bars: from serving a prison sentence to serving cocktails

2017-05-31 10:36

A school dedicated to teaching ex-inmates how to make drinks, and more!

It's official - the world's best bartender is a woman

2016-10-03 16:03

Jennifer Le Nechet was crowned World's Best Bartender in the Diageo World Class 2016 Bartender of the Year competition.


Gin for beginners: all you need to know about this popular spirit

2019-06-08 07:30

Brush up on your gin-telligence!

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…

Bartending is fast becoming a recognised career path - here's where you can train

2018-08-21 11:43

Looking to make a living mixing drinks? Here's where you can learn from the best in the biz!

Cocktail college: Bitters for beginners – what are they and how do you use them?

2018-03-28 14:03

You’ve seen those tiny bottles around with their weird smells, but what are they for? Find out in this bitters 101.

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.

3 Essential things that go into making a great vodka martini

2017-06-19 10:30

Possibly the most iconic and classic cocktail. You may as well know how to make it.

Head to these spots if you're looking for a great craft cocktail in Joburg

2017-04-16 06:00

This article originally appeared in City Press.

Craft gin: add one of these 15 local gins to your drinks trolley

2016-06-22 10:17

The gin trend in SA is growing with some new and exciting local labels.

Meet SA’s top 6 bartenders

2016-05-15 18:50

These guys know how to pour drinks that will blow your mind.

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