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These wine condoms are not what you’re thinking

These wine condoms are not what you're thinking

Image: firebox LONDON Of all the things worth protecting, wine is most certainly a top priority. SEE ALSO: Wine lovers rejoice, this 24 hour red wine fountain is free That’s why someone had the top-notch idea of creating a “wine condom” for your prized bottle of wine. No, we’re not talking about wine-flavoured condoms (though that’s a great idea). These ...

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Re-gin-eration: what’s behind the botanical spirit boom?

Re-gin-eration: what’s behind the botanical spirit boom?

With 49 new distilleries opening in the last year, sales of gin are expected to exceed 1bn in Britain but the juniper berries used to flavour it are under threat Name: Gin. Age: Oh, you know, 900 years old, or something. Appearance: Crystal clear. Ingredients: Water, alcohol, juniper berries, a little of what you fancy. I fancy vodka. Well, gin is ...

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Which countries have the worst drinking cultures?

Which countries have the worst drinking cultures?

From savouring flavours in France to binge drinking in Australia readers talk about the alcohol culture where they live How much alcohol is safe to drink? It is a question scientists have been trying to get to the bottom of for centuries, and now a survey exploring drinking advice around the world has found that the answer varies greatly depending ...

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Why Real Men Drink Whatever The Hell They Want

Why Real Men Drink Whatever The Hell They Want

Everyone loves fruity drinks. It’s just a fact. And what’s not to love? They’re tasty, sweet and colorful, and they usually come with a dope little umbrella you can save as a souvenir. Guysespecially love fruity drinks. Whatman wouldn’t order a gimlet or a lemon drop martini if he knew he wouldn’t be judged by less confident males? Sigh. It’s ...

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