Non-alcoholic beer tasting event

Low/No Alcohol Beer Tasting Part 1 After a successful first Low/No Alcohol Beer Tasting back in April, we held our second on Monday June 22nd. Hosted by our Club Soda Beer Expert Dani, about 15 people came together in The Duke of Wellington in Dalston to try 10 different brews: some of which we loved, some of…

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Beer Day Britain

National Beer Day Today is the first National Beer Day to be held annually every year on June 15th, a day championed by Beer Day Britain. While the organisers of Beer Day Britain state that it is purely coincidental, today also marks 800 years since the Magna Carta was sealed in 1215. In medieval England…

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Square Root craft soda

New local soft drinks We have finally met Square Root Soda, who are a new soft drink producer based in Hackney, which is good, because we were beginning to feel like stalkers. We tweet our love for their small batch sodas often! They make a whole variety of wonderfully tasty drinks, from traditional favourites like…

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Summer Beach Huts

Flushed, fuzzy and floored by five o’clock? Our guest blogger Matt Chittock’s been there… Summertime drinking It may seem like wishful thinking on a rain-lashed afternoon in May: but the rumour is that summer’s on its way. And whether that means beer-soaked barbecues, cocktails by the pool, or boozy afternoons in the pub garden, for…

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Club Soda Low Alcohol Beer Tasting

Low Alcohol Beer Tasting event Well we had a great time at Mother Kelly’s in Bethnal Green – Dani had found us some weird beers, love/hate beers, the same beers (with different ABVs) and some rare beers. Here is a rundown of the Low and Light Alcohol beers (under 3% and excellent for cutting down…

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Dani - Beer Expert

Want to know how our first Low/No-Alcohol Beer Tasting went? Well we had a great time at Mother Kelly’s in Bethnal Green – Dani had found us some weird beers, love/hate beers, the same beers (with different ABV) and some rare beers. Here is a rundown of the non-alcoholic (under 0.05% – when you want…

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Laura drinking wine

We had a great time at DryChick’s last social. She organises a variety of sober meetups in London. Here are our thoughts on the non-alcoholic de-alcoholised wine wines we tried! Carl Jung (De-alcoholised Fizzy) “Very drinkable and makes you feel you are toasting something special” You can buy a bottle here. Eminasin Tempranillo (De-alcoholised Red) “Like drinking ribena…

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Today is International Day of Happiness, and here at the Club Soda HQ we’re listing why changing our drinking has made us into happier and healthier humans: happier sober. Add your own in the comments below or tweet them using #happiersoberer. “In changing my drinking, suddenly it was like I really began to be in…

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Champagne Glasses

What to drink instead of wine and champagne? If you usually dirnk wine and champagne, what can you drink instead? There are several non-alcoholic and de-alcoholised options available, we list some of the best picks.   Carl Jung Sparkling White Wine Carl Jung are a German winery, who have been making de-alcoholised wines since 1908. They…

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Diva at the bar

Dry January to diva at the bar Club Soda member Hanban not only went dry for January but she also discovered her inner diva, ordering bar staff to fulfill all of her booze-free needs! Read more about her new found skills that are helping her dry January stick.  I took on the challenge of dry January and,…

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