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Beer Mug Cupcakes filled with Baileys


Anyone who’s a fan of beer will be happy to know you can now have your favourite beverage in a baked dessert.

 

Pairing Wine with Potato Chips


14 March marks Potato Chips Day. The history of everyone’s favourite snack dates back to 1853, when George Crum, a African American chef at the Moon Lake Lodge resort in Saratoga Springs, New York, made fries that were too thin to eat with a fork after a customer complained about the thickness of his French fries.

 

Real Cork Is Fighting Back Against Screwcaps


When divers salvaged 162 bottles of champagne from a shipwreck at the bottom of the Baltic Sea in 2010, taking a sip when they reached the surface, they were surprised to discover how well the bubbly had aged after almost two centuries under water.

 

5 Simple tips to turn yourself into a wine expert


We asked Dr. Alex Russell, who completed his PhD in the School of Psychology,  for 10 tips to help you become a wine expert.

 

Guinness is Releasing Its Own Irish Whiskey


Guinness is tapping into the whiskey market with a blended Irish whiskey set to be released in time for St. Patrick’s Day.

 

Avocado and Buffalo Chicken Wraps with Sauvignon Blanc


Avocado Buffalo Chicken Wraps are a spicy buffalo chicken salad packed with lots of vegetables and made with avocado and Greek yogurt instead of mayo.

 

Whisky or whiskey: Why the two spellings?


Eagle-eyed whisky drinkers will have noticed inconsistencies with the spellings of ‘whisky’ or ‘whiskey’ from one region to another. But why do some countries omit the letter ‘e’, while others keep it in? 

 

UK startup invents plastic wine bottles that can squeeze through your letterbox


London startup Garçon Wines has created wine bottles sturdy enough to survive mail delivery and petite enough to fit through a letterbox.

 

Japanese Company Introduces Spreadable Coffee


Fancy some coffee on your toast? Snow Brand Milk Products in Japan has released a creamy spread flavoured like its super-sweet coffee drinks in celebration of the brands 55th birthday.

 

What Influences the Price of a Bottle of Wine


Wine has a huge gap between the highest and lowest prices, even at less expensive stores like Trader Joe’s or Costco. If you’re not a wine enthusiast, you might be wondering why there’s such a big gap.