Helen McGinn's Teetotal Tipples

Helen McGinn’s Teetotal Tipples, for January and Beyond Ever decided to go booze-free only to find the alternatives a little, well . . . boring? If you’re embarking on a dry spell, this book is just the tonic (so to speak). Drinks expert Helen McGinn shows you how to make the most of your time…

Helen McGinn’s Teetotal Tipples
Helen McGinn
Big Drop Chocolate Milk Stout

Big Drop Brewing Co Low and no alcohol beers are suddenly in fashion: new brands are appearing almost every month, and the variety of flavours and styles is also increasing. Beer drinkers looking for a lower ABV drink are no longer restricted to just non-alcoholic versions of mainstream lagers. There are also ales and wheat beers…

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St. Peter’s Without alcohol-free beer

St. Peter’s Without alcohol-free beer makes a splash in the market Calling all alcohol-free ale fans everywhere! St Peter’s Brewery in Suffolk has just released a brand new brew to give even the most critical of ale drinkers something to think about. Their new ale, Without, is intense, full-bodied and malty, allowing it to reach the…

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christmas party glasses

Starting to plan your Christmas party? It is easy to forget that non-drinkers can make up an important part of your staff Christmas party guest list. There could be many reasons why team members don’t drink; health, religion, pregnancy, or the fact they just never have done. These colleagues are often overlooked when it comes…

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Halloween mocktail ideas

Halloween Mocktails Ready for some of the grimest halloween mocktails? Cassie has rounded up some of the funnest, and creepiest sounding, drinks to have a sober halloween. Enjoy! Bloody Fruit Punch Mr Firzpatrick’s sell a cordial which is fascinatingly named ‘Blood Tonic’. I think that’s because it’s supposed to be good for your blood? But the…

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Club Soda Mindful Drinking

Alternative drinks to alcohol Or: what on earth is there to drink now? Either at the pub or at home. Maybe the most common question we get is this: what could I drink now that I don’t want wine, beer or spirits anymore? It can be a difficult one, especially when you’re out and about.…

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Like a smoothie

Ethical drinking with Berraquera’s fruit juices Ethical consumption is becoming an increasingly important consideration for people everywhere, but going ethical can seem like an impossible mountain to climb. The ‘Fair Trade’ label has now earned a permanent spot on supermarket shelves, and research by Ethical Consumer has shown that nine out of 10 tea brands…

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ginger mimosa

How to make a Ginger Mimosa Why should I sell it? Easy and delicious with a spicy kick. Ingredients: Ice cubes 50ml orange juice 100ml ginger ale Slice orange Extras: fresh ginger, sliced into 1-4 inch piece, sprig rosemary, 1 tsp maple syrup Instructions: Take glass, add orange juice, maple syrup (if available), mix well.…

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