Food and Drink

Dwayne ‘The Rock' Johnson Is Starting a Tequila Brand

Tinseltown (left) / Africa Studio (right) / Shutterstock
Tinseltown (left) / Africa Studio (right) / Shutterstock
Tinseltown (left) / Africa Studio (right) / Shutterstock

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson loves many things in this world, but if he had to devote himself to just two, it would probably be working out and drinking tequila. The man has said so himself. Multiple times. And, seeing how he’s a hit maker and a box office breaker who seemingly never fails, he’s decided to cut out the tequila middleman and make his own.

According to TMZ, Johnson’s company has filed the paperwork to trademark the name “Mana” for tequila. The Polynesian word means “pervasive supernatural or magical power,” or “spirit.” It’s a word that Johnson has referenced throughout his career to describe everything from his bull skull tattoo to his Warrior Mana DNA. Soon, though, he’ll be able to use it to reference a different type of spirit-one we can all enjoy (not that we don’t enjoy his tattoo).

Celebrities and alcohol brands have become more intertwined than ever in recent years-and that goes double for tequila. From George Clooney to Justin Timberlake to the Backstreet Boys, everyone seems to want a piece of the booming tequila market. If one person can make a new brand stand out in a crowded market, though, it’s Johnson. His cheat days are about to get a lot better with his own personal tequila stash, and us normal mortals will get a taste as well.

Food and Drink

Red Rooster Is Serving Free Chicken and Piping Hot Cash This Christmas in July

Get your early dose of festive cheer.

Red Rooster Christmas in July
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The cold weather in most parts of Australia coinciding with EOFY celebrations is the closest thing that we’ll get to snowy Christmas vibes. And if you’re in dire need of some festive cheer after the first six months of 2023, grab your ugly sweater and head to your nearest Red Rooster for Xmas in July deals.

From June 29 – July 31, 2023, Red Rooster is serving up free food items, a chance to win $10,000 or one of 10 merch packs valued at $400 and other fun prizes. All you have to do is sign up as a Red Royalty member and spend $5 on at a location near you or online.

Each week there’ll be new delicious deals and prizes to win. The week one deals have already dropped and they’re looking pretty tasty. You can get access to them via your Red Royalty account. The more you purchase, the more chances you have to win.

Spoiler alert: you can get 10 chicken nuggets for free, right now. Brb running to Red Rooster.

Terms and conditions apply. Visit Red Rooster’s Christmas in July to see all the deals.

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