Drinking

  • Life

    World Gin Day 2019: the best quirky gins to try this weekend

  • Food

    Gin types explained: do you know your Sloe Gin from your London Dry?

  • Life

    RIP Aperol Spritz: say hello to the French Spritz, aka the hot new cocktail trend of summer 2019

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The bar at luxury Chinese restaurant Park Chinois in London
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Win dinner for two at Park Chinois

Plus a case of award-winning English sparkling wine

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“Why quitting alcohol was the best decision I ever made”

"I didn’t depend on a drink to get me through the day, but I did rely on alcohol to get me through life."

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Rae Ritchie
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Food

The 8 easy cocktails we are making this spring

Get your shaker ready.

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Alessia Armenise
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Food

5 top mixologists on how to give your gin and tonic a twist

Not a sad lemon wedge in sight…

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Alessia Armenise
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The 11 best beer cocktails to make at home

The new, fancier way to drink your pint

Food

Love margarita cocktails? Try these twists on the classic recipe here

The best margarita recipes to try this spring.

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Alessia Armenise
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Travel

The most beautiful UK beer gardens to enjoy

Make the most of summer like a true Brit: with a drink in hand

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Stylist Team
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Travel

5 of the UK's most Instagrammable speakeasies

Enjoy a Prohibition-era style sip.

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Food

The ultimate vegan Christmas drinks recipes to get you in the festive spirit

Raise a glass to party season.

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Alessia Armenise
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Life

This is why we tend to drink more alcohol in winter

Clue: it's temperature-related

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Stylist Team
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Life

“This type of conversation pours shame all over our food”

Being encouraged to watch our calorie count is toxic and damaging – and must stop now

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Lizzie Pook
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Megan Murray
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Retrace Princess Diana's footsteps at her favourite London restaurants

On the 21st anniversary of her death, we take a look at five of her favoured haunts

Long Reads

“The Ant McPartlin case proves we have double standards around drinking”

“If we regard alcohol dependency as an illness, can we reasonably point the finger of blame at the drinker?”

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Lucy Rocca
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Happy Place

We’ve found the perfect gin-themed side hustle

Here’s how to try Gordon’s new flavours – for free

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Helen Booth
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Food

Five easy cocktail recipes for parties

Wait 'til you see the beautiful illustrations that come with them

Posted by
Megan Murray
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Food

The gin capital of the world has been revealed

And it's in the UK

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Helen Booth
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Life

Study finds that different alcoholic drinks are linked to different moods

We bloody knew it

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Helen Booth
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Food

This prosecco festival is the best way to start feeling Christmassy

Bubbles, bubbles everywhere

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Susan Devaney
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Anna Brech
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Drinking alcohol can help with foreign language skills, study finds

Anyone for a dash of Dutch courage?

Life

This kitchen staple is the ultimate emergency hangover cure

Science has got our backs. Again.

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Kayleigh Dray
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