Drinks

A Gin Cruise Is Coming To The UK And You're All Invited

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 16.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Forget sitting in a crowded cocktail bar, because you can now enjoy gin from the glamorous surroundings of a cruise ship. Dorset Cruises has just anno...

What Is Wassailing And How Do I Do It?

Kathy Slack | Posted 17.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Kathy Slack

Wassailing, which this year falls on Tuesday 17th January, is really the only time my apple trees get any proper attention from me. I have two. One is...

Mocktail Tips For Christmas And New Year

Kimberly Hurd | Posted 23.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Kimberly Hurd

Designated driver? End of year detox? Pregnant? Although many of us look forward to enjoying a drink on Christmas day, there are many people out there who can't enjoy a tipple during the festive season.

Genius Woman Turns Fridge Into Instant Wine Dispenser

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 13.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Clare Potts and her boyfriend Jo recently made the very adult decision to buy a house together. And how do adults celebrate such things? Well, by turn...

Mince Pie Gin Is Here To Fill Your Christmas With Liquid Joy

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 13.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Gin fans can now sip on Christmas in a glass as a distillery has made mince pie flavoured gin. The beverage, created by Sipsmith, is enhanced with spi...

You Don't Drink?!

Ann French | Posted 23.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Ann French

I've saved a small fortune, can drive myself everywhere, I remember everything, have no embarrassing regrets, I have no idea what a hangover is, feel fresh as fuck every morning, have never been sick unnecessarily, never lost a phone/bag/purse/nasal septum, never wasted police or ambulance's time and never gurned the face of a stranger.

Champagne Vending Machines Are The Best Way To Beat Bar Queues

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 08.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Correction: This piece originally stated the Champagne vending machine was available at All Bar One Leicester Square until the end of November. Howeve...

What's The Difference Between Hard And Soft Water?

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 03.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

We often hear water described as “hard” or “soft”, but that has nothing to do with the actual texture or heaviness of it. According to researc...

Britain's Smallest Pub Opens In Garden Shed

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Britain’s smallest pub has started serving its first pints in a shed smaller than a snooker table. The tiny bar, which “fits comfortably in a tra...

Two Fizzy Drinks Per Day Could Double Risk Of Type 2 Diabetes

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Drinking two soft drinks per day could double your risk of diabetes, even if they’re diet versions, new research suggests. A Swedish study found tha...

There's A Free Wine Fountain In Italy That's Open 24 Hours A Day

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 18.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Grab your passport because a town in Italy is welcoming visitors with a drinking fountain that dispenses wine. Travellers in the town of Abruzzo in ce...

'Skinny Prosecco' With Half The Sugar Could Be Coming To A Supermarket Near You

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 03.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Prosecco lovers rejoice because a healthier version of your favourite beverage could be about to hit supermarket shelves. Skinny Prosecco, which conta...

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 07.03.2017 | 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...