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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Christmas Drinks

In this week’s webinar, Laura shares her thoughts on how finding new drinks can be a great distraction. Taking the time to find something special for your Christmas is worth doing! She covers how your tastes and perception change now you are not drinking: How finding something special is worth the effort What is the difference…

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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
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Big Drop Chocolate Milk Stout

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 on the market. The…

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St. Peter’s Without alcohol-free beer

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 same quality standards as your favourite craft ale, but with…

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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

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 name is…

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Club Soda Mindful Drinking

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. As much as we’d…

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Like a smoothie

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 carry some kind of ethical accreditation.…

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