Whether you’re planning a festive extravaganza in the run-up to Christmas or will be hosting a chilled get-together with friends and family, the first thing to conquer is the drinks cabinet.But it’s time to leave the Bailey’s at the supermarket and up your game this season.From winter sangria to North Pole-themed bubbles, these are the Christmas cocktails bound to rack up the likes on Instagram.It’d be rude not to give one or two a try (even if you don’t intend to move from the sofa all day).Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for non-stop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day. For Twitter updates, follow @YahooStyleUK.Read more from Yahoo Style UK: 14 ugly Christmas jumpers to brighten up your day7 boozy hot chocolate recipes which will go down a treat this ChristmasHow to avoid a hangover this festive season
Christmas is a time for being merry, which makes it’s the perfect excuse to give your loved ones a bottle of something a little bit special.Whether it’s the latest sought-after cocktail ingredient or a perennial classic, there aren’t many us of who wouldn’t like to find a boozy gift under the tree.We’ve chosen special edition spirits, delicious bottled up cocktails, quirky ingredients, the finest craft beers and the most delectable wines, so there’s something to suit all alcohol tastes.Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for non-stop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day. For Twitter updates, follow @YahooStyleUK.Read more from Yahoo Style UK:Fragrance gifts: Perfumes and colognes for Christmas 2017Secret Santa gifts which will prove a hit in the office (all for under £10)Gifts for men: What to buy him this Christmas
We’ve all been there. It’s Sunday morning and we’re desperately Googling if there are any magical hangover cures out there to numb our thumping headache.And finally, our prayers have been answered.Junior Doctor Emeka Okorocha was shocked when his friends asked if the ‘hair of the dog’ is the best way to tackle a hangover and decided that there was only one way to debunk the myth.The 24-year-old dedicated his time and energy to road-testing some hangover cures for the BBC and revealed: “Using my medical background, I was able to figure out which remedies were likely to be the most effective. After I had picked the best ones, I tested them when I was feeling rough.”So ahead of the weekend, we’ve rounded the best ways to beating a hangover in the gallery above.Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for non-stop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day. For Twitter updates, follow @YahooStyleUK.Read more from Yahoo Style UK: Hangover-free cocktails are comingThis is the exact formula for curing your hangover, apparently9 beauty hacks to hide your terrible hangover
Not only because the best bottle of wine in the world turned out to cost less than a fiver, but because the former managing director of Waitrose, Mark Price, has revealed when he thinks wine quality and price best meet. According to him, the optimum amount of money to spend on a bottle of wine is £10. “So if you buy a bottle of wine for £5 the value of the wine inside that bottle is just under 50p.