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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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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Louis Theroux drinking to oblivion

Many of you will have seen by now that BBC 2 aired the fantastic Drinking to Oblivion documentary on Sunday. Louis Theroux cast his unique film-making style over the subject of alcohol addiction, and invited us into the world of patients being treated at King’s College Hospital. Thought provoking, shocking, and at times uncomfortable to…

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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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