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Monday 24 October 2016 loc: GB


America’s first cat wine bar to open in Denver

A group of cat lovers in Denver have launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund the opening of America’s first wine bar populated by rescue cats.

Monday, June 13th, 2016 3 Comments »

Journalist invites wine lovers on global adventure

Inspired by the classic travel novel by Jules Verne, a British wine journalist has set out on an epic journey to document 80 harvests in 80 different wine regions.

Thursday, February 25th, 2016 1 Comment »

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 1 Comment »

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 »

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