Saturday my housemate and I decided to go on a pub crawl in our local area, which consists of two pubs. Naturally we went all out, ordering two glasses of the cheapest wine available.
We took a couple sips, and tried to pretend like the night was off to a rockin’ start. After about three minutes both of us were like: this is gross.
I can’t tell you how many times in my life I’ve suffered through a sour, nasty glass of wine. I could simply learn more about wine, rather than resorting to the standard cheapest-on-the-menu glass. But that takes work.
Caroline, however, is a smart chick. She suggested mixing it with Redbull, but I was very hesitant. How good could it be? I figured it couldn’t get any worse, so I told her to get some ice while she was at it since I’m a firm believer that ice makes every drink better.
Armed with some ice and an energy drink we had two wine glasses filled to the brim.
And two happy faces, because it was actually really good!
I thought it tasted similar to vodka + Redbull, which I love but rarely drink because it makes me feel like I’m going to die and also it’s expensive. Case in point: Last week at a bar in Balham I decided to end my five-hear hiatus against my beloved vodka + Redbull, so I happily ordered two for us.
When the bar tender told me it would be £17 for two drinks: