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Summery cocktails
Food

34 fruity and delicious summer cocktails to make this weekend

Get your shaker ready.

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Megan Murray
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Win the ultimate back bar of spirits worth over £1000

Anyone for a tipple?

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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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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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Jessica Rapana
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There are 3 types of drinking personalities, and this one’s the most likely to binge

Your alcohol habits might be more predictable than you think.

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Health

How to go alcohol free this Christmas, by a woman who did it herself

“I drank far too much and ended up hating myself.”

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Stylist Team
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Best alcohol gifts: gin, vodka, whisky Christmas gift ideas
Food

14 beautiful bottles of booze to give as gifts (including alcohol-free options)

From art deco gin to astronomy-inspired whisky and 0% alcohol liqueurs, these stylish bottles are guaranteed crowd-pleasers.

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Christobel Hastings
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People

Alcohol free Christmas: “Why quitting alcohol was the best decision I ever made”

More millennials than ever are going teetotal. Will you be joining them this Christmas?

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Rae Ritchie
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Life

Are low alcohol pubs the future of our nights out?

The UK has it's first no and low alcohol pub.

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

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

From the weird to the wonderful...

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Chloe Gray
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Food

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

It's time to be a Mother's Ruin connoisseur

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Amy Swales
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Moya Lothian-McLean
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RIP Aperol Spritz: say hello to the French Spritz, aka the hot new cocktail trend of summer 2019

Three ingredients you say?

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Win dinner for two at Park Chinois

Plus a case of award-winning English sparkling wine

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Nyetimber
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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Whitley Neill
Food

The 11 best beer cocktails to make at home

The new, fancier way to drink your pint

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Alessia Armenise
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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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Beautiful UK Pubs With Beer Gardens Near Me | London, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Manchester, Liverpool, Newcastle, Leeds, Bristol, Brighton and Oxford
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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Stylist Team
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This is why we tend to drink more alcohol in winter

Clue: it's temperature-related

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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