Drinks

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 10.08.2015 | 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?

How To Make A Tequila Sunrise For #NationalTequilaDay

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 24.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Drinking tequila isn't just about taking shots at the bar. This National Tequila Day, why not save yourself some pennies (and a splitting headache)...

Breaking Bad Themed Bar Set To Open In London

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If you've been stuck in a rut since the Breaking Bad finale, we've got good news for you. A pop-up bar in the theme of your favourite show is about to...

How To Make A Badass Bloody Mary

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 14.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle

The humble bloody Mary has had a bit of a rebrand of late. Once the beverage of choice for our grandmothers, now hipsters, foodies and everyone in ...

Everything Every Tea Lover Needs To Know About Tea

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 29.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If you're a fellow tea fan, you probably consume several cuppas each day without knowing much about what you're drinking. But the above video by St...

You Can Actually Make Cocktails From Guinness (And They Taste Really Good)

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

When some people think of Guinness they think of trying it once, hating it and never looking back. But the folks over at the Dublin brewery are so kee...

Five Drinks Everyone Should Avoid and Why

Emma Louise Thompson | Posted 14.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Emma Louise Thompson

Sometimes, just restricting our drink intake to low-calorie alternatives - such as herbal tea and water - can make a huge difference to our wellbeing. So after some research I discovered the worst offenders are as follows in no particular order.

Which Contains More Sugar: Cranberry Juice Or Cola?

PA/The Huffington Post | Posted 06.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Some 'healthy' fruit juices contain more sugar than cola, officials have warned. The Local Government Association (LGA) has said soft drinks firms ...

Feminist Beer- The New Beverage That Doesn't Objectify Women

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 27.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

When women appear in beer adverts, they tend to either be wearing bikinis and playing volleyball on a beach or winking seductively at a man across a b...

This Is The Best Whisky In The World (And It's Not From Scotland)

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 23.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

When you think of great whisky, what instantly springs to mind? We'd wager you weren't thinking about Taiwan. But, funnily enough, this cheeky litt...

This Is Where You're Going Wrong With Your Tea-Making

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 23.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

We Brits may be known for our love of tea, but according to a new study, the majority of us don't know how to make a decent cuppa. A new study comm...

How To Pour The Perfect Pint Of Guinness For St Patrick's Day

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 17.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

It's the day when everyone suddenly claims to have some distant Irish relation. Yes, St Patrick's Day is upon us, and if you're celebrating the hol...