Top 5 warming drinks for the festive season

Looking for something warming to sip on this winter? Chase away the cold with our festive favourites. Carl Jung Alcohol-Free Mulled Wine What: Made from an old (secret!) German recipe, Carl Jung’s alcohol-free mulled wine is spicy and warming in all the right ways. They blend cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg with a twist of citrus,…

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5 alcohol-free wines to drink with Christmas lunch

Looking for a sophisticated non-alcoholic adult drink to sip with your Christmas lunch? Here are our top 5 alcohol-free wine choices and where you can find them. Rawson’s Retreat Cabernet Sauvignon What: Rawson’s Retreat Cabernet Sauvignon is luscious, smooth wine from Southern Australia. Already a big hit with Club Soda members, this wine is an…

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10 seasonal sodas good enough for Santa

“Soda, at Christmas?” you might think. Well, in our opinion, our favourite fizzy pops are just as good in the cold season as in the Summer. And what’s more, they’re perfect for an alcohol-free Christmas tipple. Here are 10 of our favourite seasonal sodas. Pimento What: Everyone’s talking about this showstopper ginger beer, and it…

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Low and no alcohol beers for Christmas

These 10 low and no alcohol craft beers are our favourite winter drinks, and we include where you can get them. Snuggly evenings in + a fridge full of these bad boys = happy festive season. Big Drop Brewing Co. Winter Spiced Ale What: Big Drop Spiced Ale 0.5% ABV is an ideal warming craft…

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5 ways to deal with conflict at Christmas

Christmas is a stressful time. Together with having to deal with family members and people you don’t usually see, organisation, cooking and somehow “having fun” all at the same time, it’s a lot easier for people to get annoyed with each other. Doing all this while worrying about your drinking as well can make for…

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How to survive the Christmas party

The booziest time of year is approaching, and with it the dreaded Christmas party. Not just a work get-together. Not just family drinks. THE Christmas party. That one event that you’ve had in the back of your mind for weeks, because it might be awkward, strange, or detrimental to your drinking goals. So we want…

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10 alcohol-free drinks you can pop like Champagne

There’s nothing quite like Christmas fizz, and now you can stock up with versions which are healthy and just as complex and flavourful. We list 10 delicious alcohol-free sparkling wines will look gorgeous in your glass, are deliciously sippable, and are guaranteed to take you from day to night with a clear head. They’ll provide…

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Real Remedies - How to come out of Christmas healthier

If you’ve decided not to indulge in alcohol excess this Christmas, you’re probably looking for other things to treat yourself with instead. We’re all human, and treating our bodies with kindness sometimes comes second to an evening in with a large bar of Dairy Milk. But if you’re changing your drinking habits this festive season,…

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Create new memories at Christmas

We all have a default set of activities we make time for in the run-up to Christmas. We’ve done the prep so many times, so it’s almost too easy to fall into a well-worn pattern of Christmas routine: shopping days that seem to last for eternity, cooking industrial quantities of family meals and batch-producing sweet…

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Kim's Story Epic Awesome Sober Year

Club Soda member and guest blogger Kim is celebrating her first soberversary! Read what it was like to have her first sober year here. Congrats, Kim! Exactly a year ago today, I woke up with a gargantuan hangover post-blackout. Post-throwing up in my sleep. Post-staggering around my flat naked, spaniels ears flapping around, unkempt lady…

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