International drinks

We’ve got some fabulous international alcohol-free brands launching their products in the UK now. Are we ahead over here in the UK, or is this movement global? We spoke to four of the international brands who will be at our Mindful Drinking Festival this Saturday, 28th July, to find out: Remedy Kombucha – Angie Turner…

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Mindful Drinking Founders

The “Mindful Drinking” scene is growing rapidly, and many of the brands that we know and love, or are only just discovering, were the brainchild of people who have changed their own relationship with alcohol – some of them have even cut down or stopped since being a part of the scene, soaking up the…

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Festival drinks launches

We all love it when a new product comes to the mindful drinking market – it’s not just about the excitement and anticipation of tasting something different, it’s about the pure elation that the sector is growing and that there IS a demand for well crafted, delicious, experimental drinks which have been tailored to an…

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Alcohol Free Cocktails

If you know anything about social media, or cocktails, you’ll probably be aware that there are tonnes of “national” cocktail days coming up, such as Pina Colada day, Mojito day, Daiquiri day AND it’s Bacardi rum month. So, with that in mind, we thought we’d share the line-up of fantastic alcohol-free cocktail options that will be…

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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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Drinks event

We spend a lot of time planning networking events, receptions and corporate parties. They are generally pretty stressful. But one area that is often overlooked is the range of drinks on offer for those not drinking alcohol. We live in an alco-centric society – by default, a lot of time is spent deciding the quality…

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Caliente drinks

When we attended the Non-Alcoholic Beverage Strategy Congress in Barcelona, we also got to taste some continental drinks from Europe that are not available at home in the UK. There were two that we found particularly interesting: Caliente from Sweden and UmaiCha from Spain. They are different drinks, but with one important thing in common –…

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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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