Buying alcohol in Sweden: What you need to know

Buying alcohol in Sweden: What you need to know

Buying booze in Sweden isn't as simple as in most other European countries: there are strict rules, a monopoly on sales and social rules that are hard for foreigners to get used to. Here's what you need to know.

Why doesn’t Sweden have any decent village pubs?
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Why doesn’t Sweden have any decent village pubs?

EXPLAINED: What to expect when Sweden’s alcohol ban comes into force tonight

EXPLAINED: What to expect when Sweden’s alcohol ban comes into force tonight

POLL: Should Sweden allow bars and restaurants to serve takeaway alcohol?

POLL: Should Sweden allow bars and restaurants to serve takeaway alcohol?

Why Sweden’s alcohol monopoly is suing a Danish wine app

Why Sweden’s alcohol monopoly is suing a Danish wine app

Why alcohol-free beer is having a moment in Sweden

Why alcohol-free beer is having a moment in Sweden

Sweden’s first automatic alcohol checks introduced in Gothenburg

Sweden’s first automatic alcohol checks introduced in Gothenburg

Booze to your doorstep? Sweden opens up alcohol home delivery to everyone

Booze to your doorstep? Sweden opens up alcohol home delivery to everyone

Why Swedes love and hate state-owned alcohol monopoly ‘Systemet’
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Why Swedes love and hate state-owned alcohol monopoly ‘Systemet’

Record number of new Swedish wines expected this year

Record number of new Swedish wines expected this year

There’s one key ingredient missing from your Absolut this year

There’s one key ingredient missing from your Absolut this year

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