Toast To Guilt-Free Sipping With These Calorie-Conscious Cocktails


People are gradually becoming more active and wellness is taking center stage but can our cocktails also be healthy? While a healthy cocktail seems like somewhat of a contradiction, there are plenty of calorie-conscious cocktails that use fresh ingredients and boast far less calories than the usual go-to cocktails like margaritas, pina coladas and the likes.

 

How To Craft Your Own Cocktails On A Plane


Fifteen plus hours on a plane is a lot of time to kill and, as great as the in-flight entertainment is, sometimes you need something more exciting to do to pass the time. So why not pack your very own mini bar kit  — with an emphasis on mini — and mix up some of your favourite cocktails mid-flight?

 

Single malt whisky is the new reason to visit the Indian province of Goa


A unique visitor centre adds lustre to India’s west coast, writes Clifford Roberts.

 

Story Of Sriracha: How Hot Sauce Launched By Refugee From Vietnam Spawned A Food Empire


When Sriracha fanatic Griffin Hammond first visited the Huy Fong Foods factory, where his beloved hot sauce is made, it took his breath away – literally.

 

3 Brunch cocktails that are better than a Mimosa


Step up your weekend day-drinking rituals with 3 cocktails that are better than the ordinary Mimosa.

 

This ‘Human Cheese’ Is Made From Celebrity Skin Bacteria


If you’ve ever wanted to eat cheese made from Heston Blumenthal’s crotch or Ruby Tandoh’s nose, now’s your chance!

 

How To Make Your Own Rehydration Drinks


Traditionally, we just drank water to rehydrate, but research published in the 1990s showed that could be improved on when water had a small amount of glucose and a larger portion of sodium in it. This led to the creation of electrolyte-based rehydration drinks.

 

Turmeric Takes A Leap From The Kitchen To The Cocktail Glass


Turmeric, a spice widely praised as a curative superfood is showing up in a different kind of medication. According to the NY Times, every upscale bar menu these days seems to have at least one drink containing the spice.

 

The Hunter S Thompson Breakfast


Ralph Steadman, an illustrator and Thompson’s longtime collaborator, put it plainly enough, “Never try to drink as much as he does”.

 

How much coffee is too much for the heart?


For many people, coffee is the magical brew that kickstarts the day, a much-needed pick-me-up in the afternoon, and sometimes even a well-appreciated digestive after dinner. However, how much coffee is too much? A large new study claims to hold the answer.