S43 – Get Snozzed Beer Review

Snozzed? Having searched various reputable dictionaries, I can find no such word. It sounds to me like a term used to describe the act of striking, or being struck, on the nose, e.g. I copped a cheeky glimpse at the vicar’s bottom and promptly got snozzed for my...

Brass Castle – Fruit Lupe Beer Review

The design is dominated by a swirl of pale green over slightly paler yellow, which conjures various mental images. It is somehow psychedelic, and I imagine that is what Jerry Garcia of the Grateful Dead used to see on the backs of his eyelids. It also resembles the...

Brew York – NUBA Beer Review

The colour scheme on the can puts me simultaneously in mind of dandelion and burdock, the purple Quality Street, and a blackcurrant liquorice. And what do these three treats have in common? They are each an unmistakeable sign of sweet, shameless opulence. I therefore...

Brew York – X-Panda Beer Review

What is an X-Panda? Is it, rather upsettingly for conservationists, similar to Monty Python’s ex-parrot? Or is it meant to ‘expand’ something or other? Chest? Mind? Underwear elastic? I can’t think of any part of my clothing (or my anatomy) that wouldn’t be improved...

Abbeydale – Voyager IPA Beer Review

Avast! What is this advancing upon us over the high seas? Is it some scurvy seadog peddling a watery broth fit only for swilling the deck? Or is this proud galleon here to plough a briny furrow upon an ocean of swashbuckling swiggery? I’ve donned my tricorn hat,...

How Long Will Craft Beer Last in a Bottle?

Does Craft Beer Last? Does craft beer last is a question often asked because a good beer is something you shouldn’t have to chug down the moment you buy it. It’s always nice to have a good stock of ales and beers that you can keep to one side for special occasions, or...