Articles Tagged 'Social Drinking'

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British Entrepreneur Brews Up Hard Cider Renaissance in America

Almost every Brit will have a strong opinion about American beers, but what about cider? It perhaps brings to mind lazy, summer days or crazy student nights, but for many years in the U.S., British cider lovers found it hard to get even a taste of the fermented apple juice they loved. Things have changed, […]

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10 Pubs in California You Should Visit

One of the things that many Brits miss when they arrive in the U.S. is the pub. Americans have different expectations and opinions about social drinking and alcohol for a start, and whether it’s a country local or a more upscale bar/eaterie, there’s nothing like going somewhere “where everybody knows your name,” to steal a […]

Colin Firth, Stiff Upper Lip

6 British Things Americans Admire

There are many things that Americans seems to like about us Brits and our culture. Far be it for me to blow the collective British trumpet, though; I asked a handful of Americans-in-the-U.K. (with no prompting) what they most liked about us. Interestingly, our stiff upper lip was mentioned more than once. “Americans complain about […]