Tag Archives | craft beer
Devils Peak Blockhouse IPA Poster Ilustration

Two Blokes, Beer, Sweat and Good Times

Unfortunately today I do not have another craft beer to enlighten you with, and I am really sorry about that. The week has been manic with Linkin Park and such, so instead I thought I would give Devils Peak another punt. Why? Because they are a great bunch of gents ready to get stuck in [...]

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banana jam craft beer festival birthday celebration

Banana Jam’s Massive Mini Beer Festival

This coming weekend Banana Jam in Kenilworth is going to celebrate its 13th birthday by hosting The Craft Beer Projects Massive Mini Beer Festival, catchy name right. Banana Jam ownership has taken to the craft beer scene recently and have a mass of craft beers already on tap and several others by the bottle. One [...]

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devils peak brewery loerie winning label design

The Most Beautiful Beer in South Africa

There is a very good reason that the Devils Peak Brewery won a bronze award at the Loerie Awards this year. Their label illustration is amazing, they took it beyond just making some really great craft beer and made the visual appeal really stand out. Absolutely stunning! Devils Peak Brewery gets a Loerie for their [...]

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Spectacular Paulaner Weissbeir

The soul of this sparkling Bavarian speciality is the yeast from our own imported strain. Together with the best quality wheat, a naturally cloudy Hefe-Weissbier is created. Unfiltered and unpasteurised, a must for any beer lover. Sitting at a conference having wandered into a talk I can’t even begin to understand I thought it would [...]

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Hudsons Pale Ale – An Ale More Pale Than Your English Aunt

Pale Ale beers use warm fermentation, is predominantly pale malt, and is apparently one of the worlds major beer styles… Really? Then, why don’t we have many in SA? Jack Black a while ago started producing one and I did try the Robsons Durban Pale Ale but apart from that not a whole lot I [...]

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On The Topic of Beer

Something I have wanted to do for quite some time is write/ramble on about the state of craft beer in South Africa. A couple of years ago the term “craft beer” was relatively unknown in SA and only a few knew of what these beers were. I was fortunate enough (some may disagree) to become [...]

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