Big Drop Brewing Co. Citrus Pale Ale beer

Big Drop Brewing Co. has done it again, this time producing a delicious citrus pale ale to accompany their already popular Chocolate Milk Stout. The brand new 0.5% ABV beer is currently in the process of being bottled, labelled and packaged. Fortunately, owner Rob Fink had time to give Club Soda a sneaky taste! Described by…

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Tesco alcohol-free section

Recognising an increasing demand for low and no-alcohol drinks, Tesco has launched an alcohol-free section in UK stores. This will make it the first supermarket in Britain to dedicate an area solely to drinks which are 0.5% ABV and below. In addition to their regular offerings like Brewdog’s Nanny State, Bavaria and Becks Blue beers,…

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what to drink when you are not drinking

Not sure what to drink when you are not drinking? Decided to live hangover free but not sure where to start? Want to cut down on your wine consumption but don’t fancy fizzy water? Fed up of nights out on diet coke and water? Even more fed up of people asking if you’re pregnant or…

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Mocktail Manual

What Amazon says: In The Mocktail Manual, Fern Green shares over 90 of the world’s tastiest alcohol-free drinks, including smoothies, punches, juices, mocktails, energizers and more. So whether you re trying to detox, lose weight, fancy a hot drink to dispel the winter blues, or find yourself the designated driver for the night, there s…

The Mocktail Manual
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Eisberg sparkling wine

As we get close to the beginning of March and Lent, what would be nicer than trying a new range of non-alcoholic sparkling wines? Club Soda members put two new Eisberg sparkling wine flavours, Blanc and Rosé, to the test. Weighing in at just 30-something calories a glass, they are a great way to enjoy a glass of your…

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Mindful drinkers and pub managers

Club Soda knows mindful drinkers – they are our members. But we have also got to know many pub and bar managers with our Club Soda Guide project, listing the best places for mindful drinkers. In this special post, we share some of the great videos we’ve recorded with them in the last couple of…

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Jason Vale Super Juice Me 28 Day Plan

Jason Vale is better known in Club Soda for his book about alcohol, Kick the Drink…Easily! But he has also written many books on other kinds of healthy living topics. Super Juice Me! 28 Day Juice Plan is one of his “juicing” books. Amazon says: ‘The Most Effective Juice Diet in the World’ Hello! Magazine.…

Super Juice Me! 28 Day Juice Plan
Jason Vale
Helen McGinn Teetotal Tipples

First things first: I love my wine. I’m an ex-supermarket wine buyer and now write about it for a living. I enjoy a glass of wine most nights but have at least a couple of booze-free days a week. And to be honest, the whole dry January thing had always struck me as too all-or-nothing.…

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alcohol-free christmas drinks

Christmas is a time when we want to treat ourselves. However, for those of us moderating or cutting out the booze, alcohol is not a treat. So what should we be filling our glasses with instead? Here is a list of some of our favourite extra special drinks, to help give your Christmas a bit…

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Driver's Punch

How to make a Drivers Punch 100g cranberries (get the fresh or but them already frozen) 100ml cranberry juice 500ml blood orange juice juice of 1 lime mint sprigs 600ml sparkling apple juice drink thin wedges of lime and orange to be fancy orange Put the cranberries into a medium size, rigid freezer container, cover with water (by…

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