Joburg vs Cape Town vs Durban

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The latest food price data from the Pietermaritzburg Economic Justice & Dignity group (PMBEJD) shows that outlying and remote areas in South Africa still carry the highest prices for food baskets – while among the major metros, Joburg prices are higher.

The civil society initiative found that its household food basket recorded a slight increase in price month-on-month, and remains at much higher levels than September 2020, when the basket was first compiled.

The basket was tracked at R9.20 (0.2%) more expensive than a month ago (June) at R4,137.43. Over the past 11 months, the cost of the average basket

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How to make frozen honey, the viral TikTok trend

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When we think of honey, we think of cold-weather comforts — a drizzle on a steaming bowl of oatmeal or a spoonful in a hot cup of tea. Does honey have a place in the warm weather? According to TikTok, yes — in “frozen” form.

It’s a trend that’s going viral this summer for its chilly sweetness: Videos under the hashtag #FrozenHoney have over 220 million collective views.

Davey RZ, one of the first TikTokers to post about the treat, said he was struck with the idea to freeze honey in a bottle and eat it like a popsicle

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Indian Food That Is Not From Here

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Eating traditional food from our country is one of the most satisfying feelings in the world. It keeps you close to your roots and history in the most authentic way. Indian food is one such cuisine that is so diverse in nature, it is almost impossible to believe that everything we eat today originated here. 

Did you know some of the most commonly eaten food in India is actually not even Indian or did not originate here? Since the Indian subcontinent was frequently under attack from surrounding nations, foreign delicacies came in and settled here. Now, they are so deep-rooted

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Elephant shows off her trunk skills while looking for food in the forest. Viral video

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Do you like videos featuring elephants? If yes, we have a treat for you. The Sheldrick Wildlife Trust posted a 29-second clip of Olorien showing off her trunk skills in the forest, and it is just so cute. Olorien was rescued last year by the Sheldrick Wildlife Trust in Kenya.

In the short clip, Olorien walked through a forest and twisted her trunk while selecting plants and shrubs, and lifted them with effortless ease.

“Twist and Lift! Olorien shows off her trunks skills, out browsing in the forest. For all her reserved ways, she has a real love of life,

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Street closures OK’d for return of Taste of Ann Arbor food and music festival

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ANN ARBOR, MI — The Taste of Ann Arbor food and music festival is scheduled to return next month.

City Council voted Monday night, Aug. 2, to OK street closures for the Sept. 19 event on Main and Liberty streets downtown, but not without some hesitation due to COVID-19.

The annual event, typically held in June each year, was canceled last year due to the pandemic.

Before council OK’d the plans for its September return, Council Member Elizabeth Nelson, D-4th Ward, wanted assurances the city could revoke the permit if public health conditions change to avoid large crowds of maskless

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Trending Food: 8 National Day-inspired creations, Food News & Top Stories

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SINGAPORE – The National Day Parade may have been postponed, dining in banned and social gatherings curtailed, but do not let these restrictions dampen your mood for Singapore’s 56th birthday.

Food and beverage (F&B) businesses are rolling out takeaway and delivery deals, with many coming up with creations specially for National Day.

And what better way to show your patriotism than to support the country’s F&B operators.

The Straits Times checks out eight National Day-inspired items.

1. Singaporean breakfast cheesecake

Robust flavours of locally sourced Nanyang coffee powder are infused into the smooth cream cheese of the Singaporean Breakfast cheesecake

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