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Wednesday 25 November 2015


ePint ‘can call drinkers a cab when they’ve hit their limit’

A ‘smart’ beer mug invented by a US tech start-up promises to monitor users’ drinking and even call them a cab when they’ve had enough.

Thursday, November 12th, 2015 No Comments »

Gadget promises homebrew beer at touch of a button

A new automated gadget could soon offer beer enthusiasts the chance to make craft beer at the touch of a button.

Tuesday, October 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Retro cocktail ‘computer’ seeks funding

A retro cocktail contraption, that offers drinks recipes based on the ingredients you have at home, has been launched on crowdfunding site Kickstarter.

Tuesday, October 13th, 2015 No Comments »

Cocktail vending machine seeks funding

A Kickstarter campaign is attempting to raise funds to launch an automated cocktail vending machine, which it claims will eliminate queues at bars.

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015 No Comments »

Drinking horn goes on sale

Tired of drinking your beer from a pint or your wine from a Riedel? Now you can quaff your favourite tipple in a far more heroic fashion – from a drinking horn.

Tuesday, August 11th, 2015 No Comments »

Gadget claims to filter wine sulphites

A gadget that claims to be able to filter out sulphites, “restoring wine to its natural, preservative-free state”, is seeking investment via crowdfunding website Kickstarter.

Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

Write in wine with the Wink Pen

A fountain pen that lets you write with wine is poised to launch onto the market after attracting US$44,000 worth of investment.

Thursday, May 28th, 2015 1 Comment »

Tea bag turns cheap lager into craft brew

A ‘teabag’ containing a blend of hops, fruit peels, and natural flavours promises to transform an ordinary pint, allowing you to customise and boost its flavour.

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015 1 Comment »

Strap-on booze baby seeks funding

In what could be the most bizarre Kickstarter campaign in memory, a US entrepreneur is attempting to raise $70,000 to launch a strap-on booze-filled newborn that you can drink from.

Friday, February 20th, 2015 1 Comment »

‘Barrel ageing’ oak wine bottle to launch

An oak bottle which promises to replicate the effects of ageing wine in barrels at home has been launched on crowdfunding website Kickstarter.

Friday, January 30th, 2015 11 Comments »

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