Spirit of Aloha 65 drink + cocktail ideas

Fire and ice and all things nice Aloha 65 is a spirit and uniquely a hot sauce too both with a summery, tropical vibe. Focussing…

Craft Rum Club – rum delivered to your door

New premium rum brand subscription launches to break ‘old people drink’ stereotype Lots of people love rum and there is a feeling within the drinks…

Visiting Schmittmann Dusseldorf

A Korn is born at Schmittmann distillery A city known more to us for beer but Dusseldorf distillers Schmittmann, not far from the city centre,…

Father’s Day treats for the tippler

Boozy ideas for Father’s Day Gifts It’s Father’s Day tomorrow, Sunday 17th June, and if you haven’t bought anything for your papa yet then tear…

Boozy Advent Calendars

  Advent Calendars – not just for kids! Celebrate Christmas in style with these alcoholic advent calendars.  Just don’t drink them all at once! 1.…

Recipe: Boozy Fruit

Alcohol soaked fruit Make next year’s Christmas baking an experience to remember with some lovely alcohol soaked fruit. That’s right, next years Christmas. Soaking dried…

World Buckfast Day 14th May 2016

Last year the (in)famous drink has had its National Buckfast Day created and this year the organisers are going global.  World Buckfast Day will be…

Times Like These festivals: Whisky tasting at Jury’s Inn

‘Twas the Saturday before Christmas, and all around the city it was mayhem. Crowds of crowds and more rain than is decently permissible. For me…

Got any Tennent’s Lager Lovelies hidden away?

Share your own 80s Tennent’s memorabilia and get a free pack   There’s a lot about the 80s that we look back on fondly –…

Product review: B-on-1 all natural vitamin patch

Get ready for the weekend We were contacted by B-On-1 to test a new vitamin patch that helps prevent the negative effects of drinking alcohol…

New Bottle and label design for Bacardi

BACARDÍ rum are celebrating their 153rd birthday this year and don’t seem to be holding back with a new bottle design and label.  We were…

Demijohn win Sloe Gin Championships

Glasgow-based “liquid deli” Demijohn has been crowned Sloe Ginster World Champion for 2014. The annual competition is hosted by The George Inn in Frant near…

Beer Pop Up – Grunting Growler at the old The Halt …

“No howlers, just growlers” Grunting Growler sounds rude, Grunting Growler  sounds wrong! But what is a Growler and why would it grunt? A growler is a re-fillable…

Product Review: Beer 52 – the craft beer discovery club

Craft beer! Craft beer is all the rage these days and pubs are stocking bigger and more varied selections than ever before so it’s no surprise…