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How Effective is the “Hair of The Dog” method in Overcoming a Hangover?

Have you ever heard of the “hair of the dog” method for overcoming hangovers? It’s the method of drinking more alcohol to overcome the symptoms of a hangover, but does it really work? This method is meant to “cure” symptoms

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Study Claims An Alcohol Tax Will Help Curb Obesity

According to a study released by Deakin University in Melbourne recently, taxing all alcohol at 84c per standard drink would be the most effective way to reduce obesity in Australia. The new study shows that increasing the alcohol prices is

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Qatar Introduces 100 per cent Sin Tax, Doubling Price of Alcohol

Qatar, hosts of the 2022 World Cup have recently announced a massive tax on alcohol – sin tax, which was implemented across the nation on January 1. The price of alcohol doubled overnight after a government official confirmed the 100

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Is Alcoholic Kombucha Still Healthy?

Kombucha has grown in popularity especially among the health conscious in Australia but is it still healthy if it’s high in alcohol? Dieticians say, it probably isn’t, given that lots of alcohol can actual upset the balance of bacteria in

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Why 2019 is Your Year to Start Loving Wine

According to an article on Forbes.com, 2019 is the perfect year to start enjoying wine, without breaking the bank. Experts say the discovery category in wine is expanding and that’s a good thing for the curious drinker. According to Master

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Venues Investigated for Suspected Supply of Alcohol to Minors

A bar in Clifton in Queensland is facing fines of up to $10,000 under the Liquor Licensing Act after allegedly providing an underage boy with alcohol. Police received tip-offs that the Clifton establishment was supplying alcohol to minors and increased

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Espresso Cocktail Hack with Cold Brew

If the festive season has you feeling exhausted but you still want to party all summer long, why not try this delicious cocktail – a Mint Julep made with cold brew espresso. It not only tastes great but will also

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Best Australian Wine Award Goes to $7 Bottle

Australia’s best wine award has gone to a $7 bottle of white wine under $20 at the Winestate Wine of the Year Awards in Adelaide. It’s the second time in 3 years that the wine took the award. The panel

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Locations Featured on Violent Venues List Declines

The NSW Government has released it’s latest half-yearly violent venues list and thankfully we’ve seen a decline in the number of venues listed. Liquor & Gaming NSW Deputy Secretary Paul Newson, said the results show that levels of alcohol-related violence

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Elon Musk Wants To Release a ‘Tesquila’ – Tesla Tequila Range

Would you try Tesquila – Elon Musk’s tequila, which just may be a thing. Elon Musk has filed for a trademark for “Tesquila” – a Tesla branded tequila prompting rumours that he may be developing the product. The application was

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