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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Beer Food Pairing

The Art of Beer and Food Pairing You may by now have been acquainted with the age old mystery of what wine will pair nicely with your meal. But whilst we have all been worrying about the subtleties of wine, a whole different culinary dark art has been brewing: that of beer pairing. The humble…

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Marks and Spencer wines

Marks and Spencer’s non-alcoholic drinks choice reviewed Unlike other supermarkets we’ve reviewed, Marks and Spencer’s don’t sell the kinds of popular and easily recognised brands we are used to, so we were interested to see what they had on offer… Plus points Lots and lots of soft drinks. They have soft drinks with interesting flavours…

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Bundaberg soft drinks at Imbibe Live

Imbibe Live 2016 – tasting the latest soft drinks We like to bring you the brightest and the best information – especially when it comes to alternatives to that evening bottle of beer or glass of wine. Yesterday, the Club Soda team left the office to attend the Imbibe Live event, described on their website…

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