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Aldi And Lidl Go Head-To-Head In Tatler's Guide To 'Posh' Dining For Cheap

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 10.10.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Notorious for its luxury focus, Tatler has briefly turned its back on upmarket retailers in favour of bargain goods from Aldi and Lidl. The publicatio...

Lidl Launches Prosecco That's 'Less Likely' To Give You A Hangover

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 10.10.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Lidl has launched a Prosecco designed to keep hangovers at bay, at a bargain price of just £7.99. The supermarket’s Organic Prosecco Spumante will ...

California Wildfires In Napa And Sonoma County Kill At Least 10

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 10.10.2017 | UK

At least 10 people are dead and hundreds of homes and businesses have been destroyed after wildfires fanned by strong winds swept through northern Cal...

How To Order And Sample Wine When You Have Zero Idea What You're Doing

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 05.10.2017 | UK Lifestyle

We’ve all been there: you’re in a restaurant, starring cluelessly at the wine list while the waiter stands expectantly waiting to hear your select...

You Can Now Buy A Bottle Of Prosecco For £1.50 At Sainsbury's - Here's How

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 29.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If you’re going to be drinking a lot of Prosecco over the festive season, stock up this weekend at Sainsbury’s. It may seem too early to be making...

Why You Should Go For A Weekend Break In Lausanne, Switzerland Now

Judith Lewis | Posted 01.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Judith Lewis

I fell in love with Switzerland when I had a crush on a boy in school whose parents were Swiss. I think I still do have a crush on Switzerland... More recently I spoke at a conference in Montreaux and learned all about Swiss wines and the Swiss wine-growing regions, taking time to visit vineyards.

Raw Onions - A New Aphrodisiac

Daisy Mae | Posted 31.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Daisy Mae

Top of the list is asparagus. In the 16th century, it was widely believed that the shape of a particular food, gave a clue as to what it could be used for. Hence the phallic shape of the asparagus spear meant it must be good for sex.

Disney World Is Now Selling Wine Slushies Because It Really Is The Most Magical Place On Earth

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 30.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

The long queues at Disney World will now be a whole lot more enjoyable thanks to a new treat that’s strictly for adults. One of Disney’s on-site r...

Wine Expert Explains Why Screw Tops Are Better Than Corks On Wine Bottles

HuffPost | Natasha Hinde | Posted 07.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

You probably do it without realising: you see a bottle of wine with a screw top and assume it’s a cheap bottle of wine. This, friends, is actually w...

Stop What You're Doing, Global Warming Is Threatening Wine

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 13.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Climate change deniers need to wake up and feel the heat, because global warming is affecting something very important: wine. According to new analysi...

100-Year-Old Woman Says Drinking Decent Wine Is The Key To A Long Life

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 11.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A 100-year-old woman has celebrated her birthday by revealing her secret to a long life. According to Florence Bearse, from Bangor, Maine, indulging i...

This Genius Invention Keeps Wine Fresh For A Fortnight

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 06.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

An industrial designer has put his skills to extremely good use by inventing a decanter that keeps wine fresh for at least 12 days. Tom Cotton, 43, is...

The One Mistake You're Making When Ordering Wine

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 01.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

We’ve all been there: you’re in a restaurant, staring at a never-ending wine list, unsure of what the different grapes from different regions actu...

Brexit Pushes Wine Prices To An All Time High With Further Hikes Set To Come

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 01.06.2017 | UK

Brexit has pushed the average cost of a bottle of wine to an all-time high of £5.56, according to latest industry figures which warn this is just the...

The Trick To Cooling Your Glass Of Wine (Without Watering It Down With Ice Cubes)

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 31.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

There’s nothing better than enjoying a cool glass of wine on a sunny, summer afternoon, but adding ice cubes to your drink can dilute the taste. To ...

Bigger Wine Glasses Are Encouraging Us To Drink More

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 29.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

We may not have noticed, but wine glasses have been steadily increasing in size for the past 300 years and as far as our health is concerned, that cou...

15 Father's Day Gift Ideas Including Gadgets, Clothes And More

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 23.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Father’s Day takes place on Sunday 18 June this year - meaning you have less than a month to get your bottom into gear. Whether you’re looking for...

Just Half A Glass Of Wine Each Day Could 'Increase Your Risk Of Breast Cancer'

PA | Rachel Moss | Posted 23.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Just half a glass of wine or a small beer a day increases the risk of breast cancer, a new report says. The study, by the World Cancer Research Fund (...

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 ...