The Hop and Vine Festival at Simons in Constantia is another great initiative from the crew at The Craft Beer Project. Simons is an amazing venue, and there will be 15 breweries to get stuck into, so come thirsty. And hungry. It’s taking place in a months time over two days, and you need to…

“Beer Hunter is a documentary film about the beloved and influential beer and whiskey journalist Michael Jackson. His books on beer and whiskey have sold millions of copies, and his 1993 Discovery Channel television series, “The Beer Hunter”, inspired countless brewers and beer enthusiasts and literally helped shape the course of the craft brewing revolution…

We love these ads, old but absolute classics. A precursor of sorts to the Old Spice and Chuck Norris man. The days of classic advertising. This is The Most Interesting Man In The World. “I don’t always drink beer, but when I do, I prefer Dos Equis”:

If you’re in Johannesburg, and you like craft beer then the Jozi Craft Beer Fest is naturally for you! This is what it’s about: “The JOZI CRAFT BEER FEST is finally here. After a long and slow matured journey we are finally ready to host the first annual JOZI CRAFT BEER FEST here in the…

Banana Jam Cafe present the Craft Beer Project for all the beer fans in Cape Town! Banana Jam Cafe is a bit of an institution in Cape Town, and a really chilled place to go for a drink or 10. This will be a really great event, nice chilled atmosphere, great beer and a beer…

Charlie ‘The Machine’ Sheen is one of the craziest men in Hollywood, most well known for Two And A Half Men and also for his fairly crazy lifestyle that involved alcohol and drugs. This is such a cool advert from Bavaria, and if you’re wondering, the beer is really good too. It’s a cool refreshing…

We’re huge fans of Loading Bay in Cape Town, not only for their premium clothing, but also for their amazing food and now…well now they’re right on top of the list thanks to Devil’s Peak beer being served on tap. I’m always excited to get the latest Loading Bay newsletter, and when I received the…

It’s quite incredible the lengths Dogfish Head will go to, to brew the most amazing beers. In this video Sam Calagione takes us through their brew called ‘Chateau Jiahu’ which is brewed from ingredients unearthed from a 9000 year old tomb. “In keeping with historic evidence, Dogfish brewers use brown rice syrup, orange blossom honey, muscat grape,…

This is a message that Paulaner Brauhaus in Cape Town posted on their Facebook page this morning: Dear Paulaner Patrons, Please take note that as a result of our lease at the V&A Waterfront having come to an end, the week of 13 February will be the last week of trading by the Paulaner Bräuhaus.…

I think one of the pioneers of introducing craft beer to the public in Cape Town has to be &Union. Sure, craft beer isn’t a new thing and places such as Mitchells have been doing ot for ages, but &Union really forged ahead in a unique way. They started a craft beer festival and they…