National Toast Day – Toast Ale

Yes, it’s National Toast Day, who knew ! Luckily that gives us a timely segue into Toast Ale, founded by Tristram Stuart who also runs enviromental charity Feedback. After visiting a Sandwich manufacturer and seeing the waste of 13,000 slices of bread a day Tristram decided to launch Toast Ale, made from surplus bread. A … Continue reading National Toast Day – Toast Ale

Ferrero Rocher Beer

Try the Ferrero Rocher of beers

We have already covered recently an insight into the world of sweet treat inspired beers. Whilst they may not be the ideal tipple for some of us, for others the idea of having a sweet flavouring to your favourite beverage may be just enough to get their mouth-watering. So, we were pretty excited to hear … Continue reading Try the Ferrero Rocher of beers


No #dryjanuary in 2017

Dry January has become a commonplace pledge for many people around the world. Whether it is just for yourself, or perhaps to raise money for charity. This is a promise that for the first 31 days of the year, you won’t be indulging in any form of alcohol. Whilst this may seem like a great … Continue reading No #dryjanuary in 2017


Great new Spirits for 2017

We love to hear that there is a newcomer in the world of spirits, wines and beers. After all, the more brands out there offering drinks, the more amazing flavours that we have to sample. So, this is why we have brought to you a blog detailing some of the newest names that are making … Continue reading Great new Spirits for 2017


How to look like a Beer Pro

Beer, it seems is on the rise. In fact, there are over 1,700 breweries here in the UK, the most breweries since World War II. This means that our shores are practically brimming with a variety of lager, ales, stouts and beers, not that we are complaining.The trouble with so many great beers is that … Continue reading How to look like a Beer Pro


Top 5 Tequilas from Mexico

Gone are the days when tequila was thought of as a late night shot, something to knock back without a second thought during a night out. Nowadays, tequila has become a drink that is designed to be enjoyed, to be sipped and savoured. There are a wide variety of different tequilas out there in the … Continue reading Top 5 Tequilas from Mexico


Impress with an Oriental touch this Valentine’s Day

A competition challenging bartenders at Tsunami group to create Japanese inspired cocktails for Valentine’s Day has unveiled three romantic creations. To create their recipes, the mixologists were given either Halewood Wines & Spirits’ J.J. Whitley Elderflower Gin, J. J. Whitley Rhubarb Vodka or Marylebone Gin, the new overproof gin by The Pleasure Gardens Distilling Company. … Continue reading Impress with an Oriental touch this Valentine’s Day