Daily News: Michael Caine Used to Drink One Bottle of Vodka Per Day, Coke Backed Soda Weight Loss Study

Coke, Diet Coke

Your daily dose of news and happenings from around the drink-o-sphere:

– Often overlooked on store shelves and wine lists, Hungarian wine has a long and storied history that dates back as early as the third-century B.C.

– Oak Bottle is “hacking” traditional whiskey production and decreasing aging time.

– Indonesian coffee production is slated to drop 20% next year due to the strongest El Niño in almost two decades.

– Watch how astronaut Tim Peake makes coffee in zero gravity aboard the International Space Station.

– Brewpublik hopes to be the Netflix of beer, delivering curated choices of craft beer to your home.

– Claiming that diet drinks might be better than water to help consumers lose weight, a Bristol University weight loss study received funding from Coke and Pepsi.

– Finally, in an interview with Radio Times, Michael Caine admits to a “bottle of vodka a day” habit early in his career to cope with on-set stress.

[Photo: Flickr/Mike Mozart]