Bundaberg soft drinks at Imbibe Live

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 as ‘Europe’s largest on-trade drinks exhibition’. We thought it…

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Waitrose drinks guide

When a supermarket’s essentials range includes buffalo mozzarella, you expect there to be a pretty good selection for those of us now shunning the label ‘middle class lush’, and who are instead joining the ranks of those toning down the weekly tipple for a healthier lifestyle. So let’s see how Waitrose did… Plus points: Lots…

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beer mocktail

An unusual, creative, and refreshing beer mocktail. Ingredients: 1 Schneider Weisse Alcohol-Free or any other alcohol-free beer, preferably wheat Juice of ½ lemon ½ tsp granulated sugar Dash orange bitters Elderflower Cordial Extras: Dash Grapefruit Juice, strip of lemon peel Instructions: Twist a strip of lemon peel over a beer glass and drop inside Add…

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Aperol Spritz glass

This summer’s new drink is an Aperol Spritz. But the good news is this is one of the easiest alcoholic drinks to fake without losing the taste. We tell you how to make a low or no alcohol version. Low alcohol version – Aperol Spritz I went to Venice last spring. It was gorgeous, I ate…

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Thor soft drinks

A common complaint we hear all the time is that most soft drinks are just too sweet for an adult taste. So it’s great to come across a new brand that comes with less sugar, and new interesting flavours. THOR soft drinks come in three lightly sparkling apple based flavours. The name, by the way,…

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Low and no alcohol beers

Shopping for low and no-alcohol drinks in Morrisons We were pleasantly surprised by the choice of low and no alcohol drinks in Morrisons supermarket (we went to our local big store in Stratford) – and they even put these drinks in places where you can find them! As you know our #NannyStateWarrior has been getting…

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sugar and calories in alcohol and non-alcoholic drinks

It is funny how the mind works. You can drink bottle after bottle of beer, or glass after glass of wine – and then, if you decide to take a break or have a night off, you can get  very preoccupied about the sugar content of the alternatives. In our minds they feel worse for…

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Seedlip review

Seedlip is described as the world’s first distilled non-alcoholic spirit to solve the “what-to-drink-when-you-are-not-drinking” dilemma, and fundamentally change the way we drink. It is sugar and sweetener free, with only 0.2 calories per 50ml – which is like none! Victoria Stewart in The Evening Standard described it like this: “ So this is not a…

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Best non-alcoholic beer Want to know the absolute best non-alcoholic beer? Then look no further. With drydrinker.com and our members we tasted a range and here is our verdict! 1. Paulaner Weisse 0% got top marks from members Distinguishing features: It’s only 96 calories! German beer Same full Weissbier (wheat beer) flavour as its big brother:…

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Kombucha flavours

Alternative drinks to alcohol One of the questions we frequently get asked is what to drink when you’re not drinking. We have lots of drink reviews (I know because I wrote them all). So here we are going to compile a quick guide to the best things to drink when you’re not drinking. 1. Non-alcoholic…

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