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a close up of a wine glass with waterdrops on the outside.
Food

How to chill a bottle of white wine in less than 3 minutes

Because who has time to wait for wine this bank holiday weekend?

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Kayleigh Dray
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Pet nat sparkling wine.
Life

Move aside orange wine, “pet nat” is the drink we’re all ordering next

Here’s everything you need to know about the next big wine trend.

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Hollie Richardson
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Food

Orange wine is trending, so here’s 7 of the best to try now

Searches for this refreshing tipple have increased by 400% since last year.

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Megan Murray
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Food

Have you been pouring prosecco wrong all this time?

How to serve prosecco correctly for the best possible bubbles.

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Megan Murray
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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Why does drinking alcohol in the day seem to affect us more?

An expert has the answer...

Miley Cyrus
People

Miley Cyrus just nailed the stigma that often comes with sobriety

The singer opened up on The Big Ticket podcast.

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Hollie Richardson
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Lockdown drinking: how our relationship with alcohol has changed.
Long Reads

“I was 4 months sober when we went into lockdown – this is what it’s been like”

Three women share their very real and differing experiences of alcohol in lockdown.

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

9 stylish bar accessories to create your own cocktails at home

From mother of pearl spirit jiggers to a rattan drinks trolley.

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Megan Murray
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30 best gins
Life

30 of the best gins (and low-alcohol stand-ins) reviewed by the Stylist team

Because a G&T is probably what we need RN.

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Francesca Brown
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Hangovers in lockdown: why are we drinking more during coronavirus pandemic?
Life

Why are hangovers so much worse in lockdown?

Holly Willoughby has nailed it: hangovers feel 100% worse in lockdown. Here, medical experts explain why.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Win the ultimate back bar of spirits worth over £1000

Anyone for a tipple?

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Megan Murray
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The best unusual flavoured gins to add to your drinks trolley now

There’s a new gin on the block.

Ben Affleck may have left rehab, but his alcohol addiction will never be ‘cured’
People

Ben Affleck is sober now, but he says his alcohol addiction will never be ‘cured’

“I am an alcoholic,” says the actor. “The next drink will not be different.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Win 2 bottles of Baileys Almande to enjoy with friends this Veganuary

#TreatUp this January with deliciously dairy-free Baileys

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Long Reads

How to resist the inevitable peer pressure to drink alcohol

Are you giving up alcohol for Dry January, or aiming to cut back on booze throughout 2020?

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Annie Grace
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Prosecco health benefits: even your respiratory system will be happy!
Long Reads

“This alternative approach to Dry January made me happier and healthier”

After one writer discovered that cutting out alcohol could harm her health, she tried an alternative method...

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Rosie Mullender
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Food

The alcoholic drinks that are most and least likely to give you a hangover

For New Year partying minus the excess pain and baggage.

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Moya Crockett
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Alcohol-free: 11 things you'll hear when you stop drinking.
Life

11 things you (almost definitely) hear when you stop drinking

“Oh, I’m so sorry to hear that.”

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Ally Sinyard
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Kayleigh Dray
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Hot toddy, anyone? 6 mulled gin recipes to try this Christmas

These delicious hot toddy recipes will warm your cockles on a chilly evening...

Food

The most magical winter rooftop and terraces in London to snuggle up at

Think hot toddies, fur throws and lots of fairy lights.

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Megan Murray
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