.Wine

8 Reasons Wine Is Good For You, So Pour Yourself Another Glass

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 24.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Everyone knows that after a long day at work, there’s nothing to make you feel better than a glass of wine (or two), but waking up the next morning ...

Rejoice Friends, Drinking Wine Is Good For Your Brain And Science Can Prove It

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 06.04.2017 | UK Tech

In news that your school maths teacher definitely would not want to hear, science has confirmed what we all knew already - drinking wine is actually e...

Why That 'Acceptable Middle Class Wine Habit' Has a Lot to Answer For

Alice Wilde | Posted 29.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Alice Wilde

There's definitely been a noticeable change for good and my children have got a better parent. I want this, not just for them, I want this for me. For the best me that I can be -  because I really like her a lot more than the fractious, snappy wine-hag of the past few years.

This Drip-Free Wine Bottle Makes Us More Grateful For Science Than Ever Before

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK Tech

For something that has just one job, you have to admit that there is a fairly fundamental design flaw in wine bottles. Namely that they are not capabl...

Pass The Wine! Scientists Say Moderate Drinking Can Cut Risk Of Heart Problems

Press Association | Natasha Hinde | Posted 23.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If you enjoy a tipple every now and then, and stick to well within the guidelines, you could be reducing your risk of heart problems. That’s accordi...

Why We Should All Be Drinking Natural Wine

Georgina Wilson-Powell | Posted 03.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Georgina Wilson-Powell

"Even those who are big foodies, who watch what they eat, don't actually think about what is in their wine glass. The wine industry is full of the same big brand issues that exist in the rest of the food world, it's just that most people have never thought about it," says Legeron, who has written one of the definitive books on natural wines.

Legendary Mum Demonstrates How To Sneak Alcohol Into Any Venue Using An 'Umbrella'

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 24.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A mum has given us a lesson in sneaking booze into venues by disguising her’s as an “umbrella”. Hayleigh Quinn, 19, was on a train with her mum ...

Gouda News: A Cheese And Wine Festival Is Coming To The UK

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 22.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

In what is quite possibly the best news of 2017 (so far), a cheese and wine festival is coming to the UK so you can scoff the good stuff to your heart...

Stop Everything. Asda Is Selling A £5 Prosecco Alternative Called 'Progrigio'

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 16.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

After last year’s devastating Prosecco shortage, we have all been longing for some good news about our favourite fizzy beverage for 2017. And prais...

'Wine Glass Mask' Will Enrich Your Weekend Drinking Experience To The Max

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 10.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Someone has invented a fully-immersive Wine Glass Mask that lets you inhale wine’s delightful bouquet and drink it all in one go. The glass is speci...

Majority Of Public 'Unaware' Red Wine Can Increase Cancer Risk

PA | Rachel Moss | Posted 09.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Almost nine in 10 people are not aware that drinking red wine can increase a person’s chances of getting cancer, a new poll suggests. World Cancer...

100-Year-Old Man Reveals Secret To A Long Life...And It Involves Wine

SWNS | Poorna Bell | Posted 08.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Good news for those enjoy a glass of red wine - a great-grandfather has revealed it’s his secret to long life as he celebrates his 100th birthday. C...

Mum's Genius Wine Hack Sticks Two Fingers Up At Dry January

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 24.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle

For those of you not doing Dry January, one woman has a top tip to getting sloshed on the cheap before a big night out. Because there is no poorer tim...

9 Valentine's Gift Ideas For The Wine-Lover In Your Life

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 23.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If you’d rather not get your other half chocolates, teddies or balloons this Valentine’s Day, we’re here for you. This year, we’ve decided to ...

10 Things You Thought Were Vegan (But Aren't)

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 18.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If you’re new to veganism, avoiding food, drink and other products derived from animals can be a minefield. To help, here are 10 things you may have...

Genius Wine Subscription Service Delivers A Full Bottle That Fits Through Your Door

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 12.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Imagine coming home after a long day at work and finding a bottle of wine hidden among your post. Sounds dreamy, right? Well that dream will soon be a...

Drinking At Christmas

Nancy Atkinson-Turner | Posted 23.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Nancy Atkinson-Turner

Drink Driving. We all know the rules right? The legal limit is 80 milligrams of alcohol for every 100 milliliters of blood or 35 micrograms of alcohol for every 100 milligrams of breath. So, if you are over the limit, bye bye license.

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...

Wine Advent Calendar Is Everything We Need This Christmas

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 23.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Deck the halls with boughs of Holly and pour yourself a glass of wine. After all, the festive period is best served drunk. Now, you can guarantee ever...

Budget Supermarket Beats High-End Brands For Best Christmas Wine And Champagne

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 18.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Aldi is among the brands selling the best Champagne and wine this Christmas, according to experts at Which?. At just £5.99, Aldi’s Exquisite Colle...

Alcohol - How Does It Give Us Cancer?

Lucy Eccles | Posted 17.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Lucy Eccles

Research by World Cancer Research Fund shows that drinking alcohol is linked to an increased risk of several cancers: bowel, breast, mouth and throat, oesophageal, stomach and liver. In the UK, 21,000 cases of cancer could be prevented each year if nobody drank alcohol, but how does alcohol actually interact with us to cause such a drastic effect?

People Are Making Wine Bottle Trees For A Truly Merry Christmas

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 09.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Forget trashy, artificial Christmas trees or real ones that drop their needles, because there’s a new tree in town that you’re bound to fall in lo...

11 Signs You’ve Reached Peak Mulled Wine

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 07.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

It’s official, mulled wine season is here, and if you’re anything like us you’ve been eagerly anticipating this day since last Christmas. Mulle...

2014 En Primeur Purchases Show Value Of Buying Futures

Peter Shakeshaft | Posted 01.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Peter Shakeshaft

The Vin-X team attended Bordeaux's Union de Grand Cru trade tasting of the 2014 vintage in London last week, the opinion of which has evolved to now being determined as "a good vintage not yet showing at its best."

Wine Condoms Exist (But Not For The Reason You Might Think)

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 27.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Someone has created wine condoms. But we’re not talking about Rioja-flavoured latex used for preventing unwanted pregnancies. Oh no, these bad boys ...