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Cheap Versus Expensive Tequila

While tequila may be an acquired taste for many, there are some people who take  their tequila drinking very seriously. But is it really worth the extra cash you fork out for that top shelf brand? Let’s watch this video to find out.

Canberra Doctor Calls For Alcohol Legislation Reform

A leading Canberra doctor has called for more to be done to enforce the city’s liquor laws, following the one punch assault on New Years Day. Dr David Caldicott says that alcohol is contributing to the increasing problem of violence in Canberra. According to the doctor, surveys conducted by the Australian College for Emergency Medicine regularly […]

Queensland Shots Ban after Midnight Condemned

Proposed lockout laws in Queensland would see a ban on serving shots after midnight, which the distilled alcohol industry is understandably upset about. The Distilled Spirits Industry Council of Australia (DSICA) condemned the proposed laws saying in a submission to the Legal Affairs and Community Safety Committee that the proposed changes were “based on flawed assumptions”. […]

Alcohol Violence Gets Thugs Banned

Following 2 violent incidents at nightclubs in Queensland, Maryborough nightclub patrons have been warned to stay clear of any violence or risk being banned from clubs in the area under the liquor accord. A Maryborough nightclub owner, Brendan Heit warned patrons that violence would not be tolerated after water polo player Cole Miller was killed and […]

How Many Calories are in Your Alcohol

According to the latest research, one in twenty British women are skipping meals in favour of alcohol in an effort to lose weight. This type of behaviour has been termed ‘drunkorexic’. Experts have warned that booze contains empty calories so skipping a meal in favour of a drink could actually be starving your body of […]

Hangover Free Alcohol – Is it too Good to be True?

North Korea claims to have invented hangover-free alcohol. Scientists claim to have created a 30 to 40 per cent proof liquor that wont give you a hangover. But many people aren’t taking the claims too seriously, with North Korea also having claimed to have found a cure for Ebola, Sars, Aids and cancer in the […]

Lightsaber that Runs on Alcohol

If you’ve dreamed of becoming a Jedi in your dreams you’ll definitely want to get your hands on this invention – a lightsaber fuelled on alcohol. Watch the video of Allen Pan, a Californian electrical engineer demonstrating what his invention can do.  

Caipirinha Cocktail Recipe

Cachaca, the distilled spirit made from sugarcane juice is the key ingredient in this cocktail, famous in Brazil. Whether celebrating Carnivale or just enjoying at home with friends, this delicious recipe is worth a try and its especially refreshing in Summer.