Drinks

The New Gin-Filled Advent Calendar Is Guaranteed To Make Your Christmas Merry

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 27.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Gin fans, prepare for a month filled with your favourite tipple because the gin advent calendar is back. This year the creators of last year’s oh-so...

'Hangover-Free' Alcohol Could Be On The Horizon

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 23.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Undoubtably, the worst part of an alcohol-filled night out is the nausea and headaches that follow the next day. But all that could be set to change a...

10 Tweets That Prove The World Is Completely Obsessed With Aperol Spritz

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 16.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Aperol Spritz is the Marmite of the alcohol world - you either love it or you absolutely bloody hate it. In case you’ve been living under a rock, A...

12 Signs You've Reached Peak Prosecco

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 15.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

With sales of the sparkling wine growing 80% in the last five years, HM Revenue and Customs has estimated that 31.6 million gallons of Prosecco and ca...

Alcoholism Could Be In Your Genes, Not Your Brain

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 05.08.2016 | UK Tech

New evidence furthers the claim that alcoholism is determined by your genes, and increases the likelihood that in the future we will be able to identi...

Here's Every Type Of Hangover You've Ever Experienced (And How To Fix It)

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 05.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Have you woken up today with a pounding headache and a deep sense of regret? Congratulations, you’re officially celebrating International Hangover D...

How Thick Smoothies And Milkshakes Could Help You Lose Weight

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 07.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

If you’re planning on making a smoothie for breakfast, try using less water to stay fuller for longer. A new, albeit small, study discovered that wh...

Frosé Is The Mouth-Watering Alcoholic Drink You Need To Try This Summer

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Rosé wine has long been considered a go-to drink when the sunshine is out. But the beverage is now even more suitable for sipping during hot weather....

Ditch The Rosé, It's Time To Try Orange Wine

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 16.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Forget red, white or rosé because there's a new wine in town - and it's an oh-so-summery colour. Experts have said orange wine is set to take the UK ...

Revealed: The Alarming Amount Of Sugar In Your Favourite Soft Drinks

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 09.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle

If you knew how many cubes of sugar were in your favourite soft drinks, would it help you cut them out of your life? In a bid to reduce sugar consumpt...

50 Bars Every Londoner Should Have Been To

BarChick | Posted 05.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
BarChick

London's bar scene is the most epic in the world. From the late night dives to Martini trolley pushing hotel bars and cocktails from the best bartenders in the world, these 50 bars are a MUST for London's boozers.

The World May Be Running Out Of Prosecco, This Is Not A Drill

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 18.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

We're a nation of prosecco-lovers. Trouble is, we're not the only ones. Due to the ever-growing worldwide demand of our favourite bottomless brunch be...

How To Make Green Beer For St Patrick's Day

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 16.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

If you’re planning to throw an epic St Patrick’s Day party this week you’ll need two things: lots of beer and lots of green decorations. Thankfu...

Raising a Glass to Classical Music

James Murphy | Posted 04.03.2016 | UK Entertainment
James Murphy

A couple of years ago, I was having a drink with a friend at the Clapham Picturehouse bar when the time came to take our seats in the cinema. We asked the barman for plastic cups to pour our wine into, but he shook his head, saying they no longer offered this.

100 Years Of Cocktails From Whiskey Sours To Cosmopolitans

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 09.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

We've seen 100 years of beauty and 100 years of fashion unfold in front of our eyes, but it's not just our appearances that have changed in the last c...

You Can Now Send Your Friends Personalised Cocktails For Christmas

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 14.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Forget cards, you can now send your friends personalised cocktails in the post for Christmas. The cute beverages, created by startup company Etched...

This Christmas Tree Made From Empty Wine Bottles Is Glorious

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 10.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Love Christmas? Love wine? Then boy, do we have a treat for you. The folk at Silver Oak Cellars have created a Christmas tree made from empty wine ...

Gordon Ramsay Demonstrates How To Make Delicious Mulled Wine

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 04.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Mulled wine is a Christmas classic but in the video above, Gordon Ramsay gives it a modern twist by adding lemongrass. You Will Need: A piece of m...

The Best Wine Bars In London

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 26.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Nothing beats a good glass of wine, does it? Although you can get wine in almost every bar in London, there's just something so pleasing about the ...

London Bar Serves Cocktail In Hot Water Bottle, Twitter Can't Handle It

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 13.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle

With eateries like the Owl Café and the Cereal Killer Café cropping up left, right and centre, we thought London had reached peak hipster. But ...

London's Best Hot Chocolate

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 12.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle

As the cold weather sets in, there's nothing we love more than warming through with a delicious hot chocolate. Thankfully, London is jam-packed wi...

We Reviewed Popular Christmassy Hot Drinks (So You Don't Have To)

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 10.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle

It's that time of year when coffee shops unleash their festive-inspired concoctions for unsuspecting customers to buy. And this year, they seem to ...

How To Make The Perfect Martini

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 28.10.2015 | UK Lifestyle

"Martini. Shaken, not stirred." It's the James Bond catchphrase that we've come to know and love, and a rule that some of us have even learnt to li...

How To Make Cold Brew Coffee

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 24.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Cold brew coffee may be en vogue, but that doesn't mean you need to go to an expensive coffee shop to enjoy it. Not to be confused with iced coffee...

Battle of the Bottle: Why Beer is The Best Libation With Food

Jane Peyton | Posted 08.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Jane Peyton

No other libation has the versatility of beer. There is a beer in every taste - sweet, bitter, sour, umami and there are even salty beers (a German style called Gose). And where do I begin with the flavours and aromas in beer?