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Study shows Alcohol Labels Ineffective

Research out of Deakin University reveals that alcohol labels are ineffective and are failing to convey health messages to the public. Researchers from the university’s school of psychology examined awareness of the voluntary warning labels and the ‘Get the facts’ logo

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5 Brilliant Beer Hacks that will Change your Life

You’ll never believe how simple yet brilliant these beer tricks actually are, they will transform the way you approach beer drinking. Wish I’d known these sooner!  

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Make a Keg out of a Pumpkin

Whether you’re hosting a Halloween party or just looking for a fun new way to present a drink at a party, this idea is easy and packs a punch. How to: Scoop out the pumpkin seeds. Purchase a spigout or

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Australians Spend Less on Personal Care than Alcohol

A new study has revealed that some Australians are spending more on alcohol than they do on personal care and education. Some are even forgoing meals but are still spending more on alcohol, the study found. The report also confirmed

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Experts Say Most liver transplants by 2020 will be ‘linked to over-eating, not alcohol’

Experts in the UK have warned that in the near future most liver transplants will be necessary as a result of over-eating and not linked to alcohol, as most people assume. Dr Quentin Anstee, a consultant hepatologist at Newcastle University

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Is The Popularity of Game of Thrones Bringing Back this Ancient Brew?

Due to the popularity of Game of Thrones, mead seems to be making a comeback. The world’s oldest alcoholic drink was consumed by the ancient Egyptians, Vikings and Romans and now the modern world. It is predominantly a honey based

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Can Anyone Become a Wine Expert?

An article on GoodFood.com.au claims that you too can become a wine expert in just 6 simple steps. According to writer Ruby Lohman, becoming an expert in wine involves: Holding your own blind tasting sessions Doing the time smelling –

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Teabag Turns Ordinary Beer into Craft Beer

Is it really possible to turn an average beer into a craft beer in just 4 minutes using a teabag? A teabag created by Maryland-based biology student Bobby Gattuso, Hop Theory promises to do just that. The teabag is made

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Have a Fiesta with these cocktail recipes

Cinco DeMayo may be over, but its never too late to have a fiesta. Try this recipe to get into the party vibe SPICY MICHELADA Ingredients: Tajin seasoning Ice 2 limes, juiced ½ cup Clamato Dash Maggi Dash Tabasco 1

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Interesting Bar Trivia for you to Amaze Your Friends

1. Whats the difference between Whisky and Whiskey? Whisky often denotes Scotch and Scotch-like liquors, while whiskey generally denotes Irish whiskey and American whiskeys. 2. Where does the word brandy come from? The Dutch word brandewijn, which means burnt wine. 3.Which country

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