Good Libations

With Leah van Deventer

Month: Sep 2020

The Rise of Rum

Rum. It’s not a new spirit, but it’s steadily been growing in popularity in South Africa over the last few years – among hip drinkers, at least. Let’s take a look at the history of rum in the country, and see how it’s evolved.

Surviving bars to support

Like soaked wretches clinging to a life raft, these bars have made it off the sinking ship of South Africa’s lockdown levels five through three, but they’re still far from the safety of dry land.