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International Beer Day

international beer day

Hey beer lovers, this is just a friendly reminder that today is International Beer Day. So yes, Beer-0-clock officially started at breakfast… International Beer Day is a global event founded in 2007 and now celebrated in pubs, bars… Read More

Hot Dogs Three Ways

Don’t get us wrong, boerewors is king, but sometimes you want to mix things up a bit on the braai. This week, we’ve taken three epic recipes for delicious hot dogs made with BEER. Hot dogs three ways!… Read More

The Microbiology of Beer

Microbiology of Beer

Beer is as much a science as it is an art. I actually wager it’s more science. That’s why it’s so important to understand what’s going on behind the scenes in the brewing and fermentation process. Enter Alastair Gillespie… Read More

Beer Vs Wine

Beer Vs Wine

Beer vs wine Which is better? What should you be drinking? Who would win in a bar fight? Look, not everything in life needs to be a competition, we can all get along, there’s more than enough space… Read More

Drinking At The Taproom Is Better For The Environment

the taproom

Did you know that the Devil’s Peak Brewing Company produces what is arguably the greenest beer in town? Well now you do, and instead of tasting of bare feet, dream-catchers and forest discharge it’s absolutely delicious. Why? Because… Read More

The Beer Briefcase


Just how serious are you about your beer? F’rinstance, when you go to a house party, do you show up with a six-pack of commercial swill then drink whatever craft you can find in the host’s fridge? Or… Read More

A Case For Light Beer

light beer

A new survey suggests that non-alcoholic beer is increasingly socially acceptable. Non-alcoholic beer, isn’t that like sex in a rowing boat? F@#&*ng close to water! Well, despite our predilection for the real thing, almost half of all adults… Read More

Can I Fight Fat While Drinking Beer?

Of course you can drink beer and fight fat at the same time

Dear Dave, I’ve been trying to lose some weight and while it’s taken a bit of an adjustment it seems to be working. Now I want to keep the weight off, but problem is, my friends are all… Read More

Cool Beer Ad

There’s a time for laughter and a time to buckle down and get serious about important things, like beer. Because when it comes to beer, people mean business. Take this Carlton Draught ad from 2010, which features serious… Read More

Beer Is A Living Thing

This time lapse video comes courtesy craft-beer giants Sierra Nevada, whose Bigfoot Barleywine Style Ale can be seen fermenting in four traditional open fermenters over the period of six days. What can we learn from this video, kids?… Read More