Our friend Jane Peyton started Beer Day Britain in 2015, a day to celebrate one of the nation’s favourite drinks. Jane is an award-winning beer sommelier, drinks educator and author, and we were delighted to welcome her to our Mindful Drinking Festival in January. Beer Day Britain is all about events and content celebrating beer…

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Spring Drinks

Winter was all about warm drinks, comfort by the fire and festive spices. Don’t get me wrong, I love the festivity, but I’m definitely ready to freshen up my drinks cabinet for Spring. We’ve put together a few refreshing alcohol-free ideas for you. I’m really excited about delving into some of the more bitter products…

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Booze and tuberculosis - Anja's story

Club Soda’s own Anja Madhvani tells her story about being diagnosed with tuberculosis. March 24th marks World Tuberculosis Day. I didn’t know that until last year when I was diagnosed with TB. Tuberculosis is an infectious disease usually caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB) bacteria. It most commonly affects the lungs, but it can also strike…

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Glasgow Scottish Drinks Review

Our Glasgow festival is fast approaching and we can’t wait to share some amazing drinks with you. We thought we’d put together a little review highlighting some of the wonderful Scottish products that will be available on the day. Chastity Unfortunately, Chastity is so new that we didn’t get a chance to taste it before…

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Kombucha

KOMBUWHA?! Kombucha my friends. Recently the motherload of booch magic landed on my doorstep, and I was an instant convert. Kombucha has been sweeping across the states, and of course, it’s now starting to take off here in the UK. What exactly is it? Well, essentially it is fermented tea. Tea is steeped in hot…

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Low-alcohol beers

The North London CAMRA branch recently hosted the first ever competition with a focus on finding the UK’s best low alcohol beer under 3% ABV, and we were pretty excited to discover some new tipples for our mindful drinkers. We also got some great insights from some of the breweries involved in the competition, which…

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Teetotal GnT

Believe it or not, we are hastily moving towards spring, and crisp refreshing drinks will soon be in order. A firm favourite is always a G&T, chilled and beautifully garnished. But what if you’re not drinking? Worry not, we’ve found plenty of fantastic alcohol-free alternatives to the G&T, each still boasting mature botanical aromas and…

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