Why SA police tried to ban the country's first legal cannabis-infused beer

2019-06-07 10:25

Karl Tessendorf delves into the furore around cannabis beer that's making waves in South Africa.

The science behind why chocolate and beer make such a good combo - for real

2019-04-26 13:11

Beer and chocolate? Together? Are you serious? Absolutely. Why? Well, I’m glad you asked. Please, allow me to explain.

SAB to shut down SA craft beer industry?

2019-04-01 15:12

Could a major move by one of the world's largest beer players spell the end of craft beer in South Africa?

Watch: this beer is made from 131-year-old yeast salvaged from a shipwreck

The ale uses yeast from bottles salvaged from the SS Oregon, which usnk off the coast of New York in 1886.

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5 Surprising St Patrick’s Day facts to share with your mates

2019-03-17 08:49

Let’s take a look at the man, the myths and the celebration, and see if we can equip you with a few fun bar facts to share this Sunday.

5 Genius beer and braai pairings that will make your weekend sizzle

2019-03-01 11:11

Cooking kebabs, boerie or peri peri prawns? For maximum results, elevate the eating experience by pairing them with a local beer.

When the Irish lose to England sometimes they turn to wine instead of Guinness

2019-02-13 11:28

Dan Nicholl discovers a new favourite dining destination in the Irish capital of Dublin.

5 Epic reasons beer drinkers should get excited for 2019

2019-01-25 10:26

Beer guru, Karl Tessendorf rounds up a few fabulous things to look forward to in the beer space this year.

Food24 beer expert: my 2018 craft beer predictions revisited

2019-01-04 13:31

Food24 Beer contributor and full-time taster, Karl Tessendorf, takes a look back at his predictions from a year ago.

Your Christmas feast is incomplete without these 5 meat and beer pairings

2018-12-20 10:32

Ditch the wines this Christmas, and enjoy some of SA's best craft beers with your festive feast.


5 great Winter-friendly beers to sip on as the cold weather descends

2019-05-21 12:18

Forget red wine... warm the cockles this Winter with some thirst-quenching brews.

Ever heard of a Brut IPA? 4 unusual beer styles that are fast becoming popular

2019-04-10 14:03

Are you beer-curious? Track down these interesting local brews for something totally different!

SAB to shut down SA craft beer industry?

2019-04-01 03:45

Could a major move by one of the world's largest beer players spell the end of craft beer in South Africa?

Here's how much a beer will cost you in 10 of the world's most expensive cities

2019-03-21 15:13

The Economist Intelligence Unit recently released its annual Cost of Living Report. Here's how much a beer costs in 10 of the most expensive cities.

What to do when you experience a bad craft beer

2019-03-07 06:00

Did you know that just like wine, beer can have flaws that you may be able to pick up when you smell or taste it. Here's what to do when that happens.

WATCH: The fascinating reason why monks make beer

2019-02-28 09:31

If you've ever wondered about the connection between beer and monks, here it is...

What is South Africa’s craft beer identity?

2019-02-01 15:17

Even though SA's craft beer industry has been going for over 10 years, we still can't pinpoint our own beer identity. Karl Tessendorf explores this...

The US government shutdown is holding new craft beers hostage

2019-01-07 10:46

The American federal agency in charge of approving labels for new beers has been closed as a result of the government shutdown in that country.

11 beers from around the world everyone should try

2018-12-25 14:56

Beer has long been a favorite alcoholic beverage, no matter where you live. Here are beers around the world everyone should try.

No Castle Lager at some liquor stores - as SAB runs out of bottles

2018-12-13 11:30

Outlets in Cape Town appear to be particularly affected.

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