Douglas Watters

The Straight Edge Movement

If you’re interested in the history of alcohol consumption, the “straight edge” movement is an overlooked, but significant, chapter. Emerging from the hardcore punk scene

Victoria Watters

Tea-Based Beverages on the Rise

The early days of non-alc saw distilled beverages and one-for-one alcohol replacements. Think Seedlip, Lyre’s, and Ritual. These brands—still growing rapidly today—laid the foundation for