Vodka

Edinburgh, You Tart

Matt Roper | Posted 03.10.2014 | UK Comedy
Matt Roper

God knows I've spent enough of my own money on presenting my show here this month. I daren't count how much. No doubt all comedians here could - collectively - have relieved a small African state from the heavy shackles of debt.

Should We Be Surprised Children Aged Just 9 Are Being Treated For Vodka Abuse?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 31.03.2014 | UK

A girl who needed hospital treatment after consuming vodka was just nine years old, according to police who are growing concerned about pre-teens drin...

Williams Chase Gin: The Distillery Tour

Rebecca Williams | Posted 26.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rebecca Williams

I love Chase Gin SO much I travelled for hours to visit a muddy farm in Herefordshire to discover where the magic happens.

Do You Have ID? Tesco Asks 92-Year-Old

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 27.11.2013 | UK

A 92-year-old war veteran says he was stunned when asked for ID to buy vodka in Tesco. Tony Ball said he had been stopped from buying two bottles o...

We've Boycotted The Vodka, Now For The Mixer..

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 21.10.2013 | UK

Russian vodka was the high profile target of gay rights activists, boycotting the blends to protest the country's crack down on gay "propaganda", whic...

Hen Party II: The Really Wild Show (PG Rating)

Charli Morgan | Posted 30.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Charli Morgan

I couldn't have fist-pumped the air any harder when Packham's pecker was unveiled (without assistance) and he presented us with charcoals and pencils for life drawing. He clearly thought I'd never seen a pencil before.

It's Official, Vodka Makes You A Sudoku Genius

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 02.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Remember those 'gourmet' meals you created while wasted after a night out only to find out it actually tasted like cat sick when eaten sober? Or the r...

Ruskis, and Why I Love Themed Restaurants

Lucy Karsten | Posted 27.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Lucy Karsten

Ruskis promises to house the largest collection of vodka in London, and assures me that their house pour is the elegant Beluga vodka. Personally, I am deeply enamoured with any alcohol which presents itself as 'elegant', as I feel assured that the more of it I drink, the more elegant I too become.

WATCH: Gays' Hearts 'Unfit For Extending Anyone's Life'

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK

A Russian TV host has said gay people should be barred from donating blood and sperm and their hearts burned rather than used for organ donation. D...

'Stephen Fry Is Sick', Says Russian Politician Before Likening Homosexuality To Bestiality

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.10.2013 | UK

SEE ALSO: Rainbow Zebra Crossing Protest Outside Russian Embassy In Stockholm (PICTURE) WATCH: Gays' Hearts 'Unfit For Extending Anyone's Life' ...

LOOK: Rainbow Zebra Crossing Protest Outside Russian Embassy In Stockholm

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 11.10.2013 | UK

SEE ALSO: 'Stephen Fry Is Sick', Says Russian Politician Before Likening Homosexuality To BestialityPetition: Russian Winter Olympics Should Be Move...

We Won't Boycott Sochi, Says Cameron

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 10.08.2013 | UK

Britain will not be boycotting the Sochi Winter Olympics, but will aim to tackle anti-gay prejudice at the event itself, David Cameron has said, after...

Russian Sports Minister Tells LGBT Activists To 'Calm Down' Over Sochi Winter Olympics

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 09.08.2013 | UK

SEE ALSO: Russian Curator 'Fired For Refusing To Censor Art Critical Of Sochi Winter Games' Russia’s Sports Minister has urged LGBT acivists to ...

Russian Curator 'Fired For Refusing To Censor Art Critical Of Sochi Winter Games'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 08.08.2013 | UK

SEE ALSO: Petition: Russian Winter Olympics Should Be Moved From Sochi To Vancouver To Protect Gay Rights'Gay Athletes & Tourists Could Face Arrest ...

Petition Calls For Russian Winter Games To Be Moved To Vancouver To Protect Gay Rights

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 09.08.2013 | UK

SEE ALSO: Russian Sports Minister Tells LGBT Activists To 'Calm Down' Over Sochi Winter OlympicsRussian Curator Fired For Refusing To Censor Art Cri...

'Gay Athletes & Tourists Could Face Arrest During Russia's 2014 Sochi Olympic Games'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 29.09.2013 | UK

Gay athletes and supporters at Russia’s 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games could face arrest under the country’s newly approved anti-gay legislation....

Could A Russian Vodka Boycott Help Gay Rights?

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 08.08.2013 | UK

Vodka used to be worth 40% of the Russian government's revenue in the late 19th century. More than 100 years later, although it's now more just a sour...

Booze - The Best of British

Ryan Cheti | Posted 10.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Ryan Cheti

The heritage of alcohol in Britain goes far back; in fact there's brands and houses that have been around longer than many countries. In many cases, these brands have shaped their categories, and even the law surrounding them. Give these a go...

Vietnam: Travelling With The Locals

Gareth Richman | Posted 08.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Gareth Richman

Here's a question for you... Would you spend 17.5 hourrs on an overnight train? There are couple of other things you might want to factor in.

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.

So, I'm Going to Give Up Drinking

Xavier Toby | Posted 24.03.2013 | UK Comedy
Xavier Toby

Alcohol has done so much for me. So many objects and people set on fire, so many traffic cones and shopping trolley races, so many kebabs, and even a few pretty girls. So many wonderful, hazy memories.

Charlie Thomas

How A Cereal Grower Launched The City Of London's First Gin Distillery For 200 Years (INTERVIEW)

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlie Thomas | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK

London used to be heaving with distilleries, but Jamie Baxter has opened the city of London's first one for 200 years. Here, he tells us why gin is...

Christmas Drinks: Really Bargain Booze

David V.H. Ellis | Posted 21.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
David V.H. Ellis

Whether your get-together this year is a few quiet drinks or a raucous 'Hooray! We survived that Mayan nonsense' affair, a few drinks on standby is a necessity. But if giving gifts means you've been mercilessly raiding your wallet and are beginning to resent that bothersome generous streak you seem to have acquired, then avoiding the top-shelf stuff is a necessity.

Charlie Thomas

Brits Are Opting For British Booze - Including Gin, Whisky, Vodka And Wine

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlie Thomas | Posted 05.11.2012 | UK

In the first part of The Business of British Booze, the Huffington Post UK investigated the rise of British beer producers throughout the recession. I...

Proof Booze Makes You Feel A Bit Of A Tit

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 03.12.2012 | UK

A German drinks company is marketing a line of spirits they claim have been poured over the breasts of a naked model. G-Spirits is the brainchild ...