Pub Saved By Locals Serves First Pint After Reopening

Almost 500 people chipped in more than £1m to stop the Packhorse Inn in Somerset from being turned into flats


Does Booze Go With Chocolate? I Should Cocoa …

Chocolate is tricky to pair with drinks, at Easter or any other time. But from lighter sweet white wines to stouts, it’s always possible to find a match


Sparking Reds: A Fizz With A Difference

Give a fizzy red a whirl – here are three corkers


Greg Rutherford: ‘i Was The One Stealing From The Milk-float After An All-nighter’

The Olympic long jumper on pizza, being ‘fit-fat’ and letting kids eat chocolate


Beyond Guinness: What To Drink This St Patrick’s Day

Make a change from the Guinness or Baileys, and widen your horizons with a smooth whiskey or apple port


Cocktail Of The Week: Caravan’s Coffee Negroni

Cocktail of the week: Caravan’s coffee negroni

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St Patrick’s Day Cocktail: Irish Goodbye

The good mixer The combination of the nation’s stout and creme de cassis makes for a fancier Guinness and black, taken up a notch further with whiskey


Magnum Force: Bigger Bottles Make Impact On Uk Wine Sales

Waitrose reports sales have doubled as supersize bottles move into the mainstream


Losing The Booze: Five Ways To Drink Less Without Missing Out

Cutting down doesn’t have to be a chore. Try these simple tricks to cut alcohol consumption while maximising your pleasure


Pairing Wine With Asian Food? Use Your Noodle

Sake, pinot gris and some light lagers partner nearly as well with various Asian dishes as jasmine tea

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