Fancy water

Fancy Water In this article we review some fancy waters. Let’s start with: blk water What is it? Water but black. What’s special about it? It has fulvic minerals which give it that interesting hue. Also a very chic bottle which is a key component of your fancy water purchase. There’s writing that isn’t visible…

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kola tonic

Kola: Five of the Best You might know that cola was originally a health drink, but did you know that it was made from kola nuts? The kola nut contains natural caffeine to keep you awake, and is traditionally used much like tea or coffee in parts of West Africa. Here are five brands trying a…

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Alcohol Calories in Energy Out

Alcohol, calories, energy, vitamins and nutrients Look, let’s not beat around the bush. Alcoholic drinks are high in calories, fact. Most of us know this. But did you know that those calories from alcohol are ’empty calories’? Meaning they basically have zero nutritional value. Zero. But worse than that – it actually robs you of…

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alt milks

Alt Milks This article is about alt milks – alternatives to cow’s milk, such as nut milk, coconut milk, and oat milk. We taste and review some popular brands. Nut Milks Cashew milk Ocado Planet Organic (£5.95). Almond milk, all major supermarkets, hazelnut milk can also be bought from Ocado (£1.80). Almond milk is now pretty widely available. The…

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Water

Favourites: Jussi What would you say to a drink that has no calories, zero sugar, no additives? And is also pretty much the only drink that is actually good, rather than bad, for your teeth (at least in places where fluoride is added to the supply)? Yes, my favourite drink when out on the town…

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Diet and Low Sugar Sodas

Diet and Low Sugar Sodas Alcohol is very high in calories and by cutting it out of your diet you might lose some weight. However, if you’re just replacing it with sugary soft drinks you may see less benefit. There’s some uncertainty about whether or not drinking diet and low sugar sodas will actually help…

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De-alcoholised wines

Today’s guest blog is from Winerist, wine experts who are more than qualified to see you through the wilderness of de-alcoholised wines. Sober October or detox? As we step into October, we cannot forget it’s the time of the Go Sober for October campaign, annually organised by Macmillan Cancer Support, whereby you are challenged to not drink…

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Square Root Lemonade

Lemonade: 5 of the Best Dalston’s Real Lemonade  Available from cravedlondon.com £2.00 This sparkling lemonade is handmade in London, the citrus fruit comes from the market near Spitalfields; and the bottles are from Clapham. The ingredients are simply water, fair trade sugar and fresh lemon juice to make a lemonade that’s 100% natural and fresh tasting.…

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