Easing Yourself In After Dry January? 'Shims' Are The Low-Alcohol Drinks For You

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 31.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If you’re about to start drinking again after a month of Dry January, “shim” cocktails could help ease you in. Shims are drinks with a lower “...

Farmer's Daughter, Los Angeles

Richard Brownlie-Marshall | Posted 04.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Richard Brownlie-Marshall

When visiting Los Angeles it's hard to decide which area to call home. Are you more Bellini's in Beverley Hills or happy hour in WeHo, the pavements in Downtown or the sand of Long Beach. And if you think area is difficult, the next step is choosing the right hotel. Los Angeles has something for everyone, and on my most recent trip, I discovered that there's no place quite like Farmer's Daughter.

How to Drink at a Festival

BarChick | Posted 10.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Never been to a festival? Or did you celebrate your 10th Glatso this year? BarChick has the best ways to get your booze on while still keeping it classy. It's all about the prep work, the ingredients and never leaving your tent without it... you'll never drink 6 quid warm cider again.

London's Best Gin Cocktails

BarChick | Posted 12.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The Secret Garden is one of the most refreshing and delicious drinks we've tasted recently; served in a coupe glass, the combination of Beefeater 24 Gin, Midori and cucumber makes for a pretty pale green coloured drink with a frothy egg white top and a sprig of thyme garnish. It's practically summer in a glass.

How to Drink Like You're in Game of Thrones

BarChick | Posted 13.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Love it? Haven't seen it? Bored of talking about it? Everyone's on a Game of Thrones thing so why not drink like it. Whether you're digging it or not check out BarChick's cocktail guide, Game of Thrones-style; drink your way around the Seven Kingdoms, live like a Lannister or kick back Khaleesi-style, the choice is yours, but we say try the lot.

What January Detox ?

Willy Borrell | Posted 23.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Willy Borrell

The latest research shows that the concept of detoxing is deeply flawed at best - and at worse actually harmful. You see the liver cleanses and detoxes itself on a daily basis and is pretty damn efficient at doing its job.

The Most Perfect Cocktail: Happy Pisco Sour Day!

Martin Morales | Posted 02.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Martin Morales

The Pisco Sour is uplifting, refreshing and a real pick me up - that's why many are saying that it's set to take over mojitos. I think its even better. Tastier, edgier, more refreshing and healthier with its higher vitamin C content.

What would you do with S$32,000? (INFOGRAPHIC)

Matt Crook | Posted 27.11.2012 | UK
Matt Crook

Might there be better uses for S$32,000, rather than just buying a single drink at a luxury bar? With this in mind, we came up with a few ideas on how we think S$32,000 could be better spent. The result is this infographic.

My Week!

Jeff Brazier | Posted 26.08.2012 | Home
Jeff Brazier

As ever it's been a packed week, enjoying some work (which could easily described as play!)

High-Drinks in San Francisco

Nick Baines | Posted 17.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Nick Baines

Bars on the top floor of a hotel are usually not my thing. A bar in the basement, yes. Which seems to sum up my preference to eating and drinking establishments. More of an ass man, so to speak