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Why Alcohol Makes You Hungry

It’s important not to drink on an empty stomach, especially if you’re planning a big night out. Pacing yourself means drinking moderately and alternating one alcohol drink with one non-alcoholic drinking. But have you noticed that even if you’ve eaten, drinking alcohol makes you hungry? This video will explain why,

Australians Pay The Price for Their Drinking Habits

If you like drinking alcohol, smoking cigarettes or taking drugs you’ll be interested to learn that Australia is the third most expensive country in the world to have these habits, according to the Bloomberg Vice Index. According to the index, a specific basket of goods including tobacco, alcohol, amphetamine, cannabis, cocaine and opioids will cost […]

Different Alcohols Have Different Effects on Your Mood

Does gin make you sad, vodka make you violent and champagne make you happy? Well many people believe different alcoholic drinks affect their moods differently but is there any science to back this up? Well according to experts, the mood alcohol induces has more to do with the drinkers’ pre-existing mood prior to drinking and […]

Dress Actually Makes Alcohol

If you love your cocktails, then you’ll probably love this dress that actually makes them. The Drinkbot, created originally for Cirque du Soleil is the ultimate “party dress”, mixing drinks on your back. Let’s watch the video for more,

Weird Booze Traditions Around the World

All one needs to do is travel to a different country to recognise how different our traditions are from nation to nation, and drinking traditions are no different. Everywhere from the Netherlands to China have their own long history of drinking traditions. Let’s find out what some of them are?

Bar Wants to Serve Alcohol at 7am

Cultures where alcohol is served at breakfast tend to have a better drinking culture, like Italy, which is why one North Perth small bar owner has applied for a licence to serve alcohol from 7am in the morning. People tend to get drunk after dark, the bar owner claims which is why he wants his […]

Aldis Strick Alcohol Policing to Avoid Underage Drinking

ALDI is one of the alcohol suppliers taking their responsible service of alcohol very seriously. There have been accounts of shoppers being denied their alcohol sales because their underage kids picked up, moved or even just touched the bottle of alcohol. In Shoalhaven, NSW, some stores are refusing to sell alcohol to adults whose kids […]

Awesome Alcohol Infused Popsicles

There’s a cool new alcoholic product available to Australians, the ICYPOP combining fresh fruit and alcohol into popsicle form. The popsicles contain just 1.15 per cent alcohol so you can enjoy them without the fear of a hangover and they’re particularly refreshing over the summer months. The ICYPOP was launched in Summer 2016 by duo […]

Queensland Laws Damaging to Night Life – Industry Claims

Queensland’s late night operators in busy party districts say their businesses have suffered dramatically at the hand of new legislation meant to tackle alcohol-fuelled violence. The legislation which came into effect six months ago has led to some operators business profits falling up to 50 per cent. One bar manager spoke about how his venue […]