Category Archives: Booze

Rear Booze Reviews: The Holdings Syrah Malbec

Rear Booze Reviews: The Holdings Syrah Malbec

12.5%   Date Drank: May 18 2018     Hey, I’m not a Conservative or anything but I am in the Times wine club.   Yeaaaaah, sorry about that but in my defence I’m old and I like delicious beverages. According to their tasting notes The Holdings Syrah (which is French for Shiraz) Malbec is… Continue Reading

Rear Booze Reviews: Life & Death IPA

6.5%   I’ve never understood the hipster phenomenon of slapping your delicious beer into a coke sized can instead of an enormous bottle that gets you drunkerer. However I’d had a rough day at the office and I was in the mood for a reflective 7pm train station platform beverage. Step forward Life & Death… Continue Reading

Rear Booze Reviews: Pirate’s Grog

37.5%   Date Drank: April 28 2018   Pirate’s Grog has one of those stoppers that when you pull it out it makes a ‘blop’ noise. You can literally pull it out with your teeth too. It’s so goddamn satisfying. BLOP! I could have sat there all night just pulling the stopper out and popping… Continue Reading

Rear Booze Reviews: Sadler’s Peaky Blinder Black IPA

Rear Booze Reviews: Sadler’s Peaky Blinder Black IPA 4.4%   Date Drank: 27th April 2018   I had a hard time with the title of this beer. “Black IPA”. The “P” in IPA stands for fucking PALE lads. Black isn’t pale. It’s the opposite of pale. Then I realised that you cannot judge a beer… Continue Reading