Drink and learn: 5 great malty craft beers to get for your fridge

2018-04-23 12:36

Winter is approaching and there’s never been a better time to dive into the darker side of beer.

Welcome to beer school: The critical role that barley plays in its production

2018-04-11 15:55

The wheel, the knife, and the engine spring to mind but when it comes to the greatest invention of all time, it has to be beer.

After 11 years, Consol Glass is coming back to the JSE – and it is bullish about beer in Africa

2018-04-05 10:16

The company went private in 2007. Now it wants to list again, just in time to catch what it hopes will be a wave of African consumers turning to non-returnable beer bottles as they get richer.

Heineken under fire for 'racist' ad that declares 'lighter is better'

2018-03-27 05:12

Chance the Rapper and others are slamming Heineken for what some consider a racist commercial for light beer.

Castle Lite issued an apology to women – are we buying it?

2018-03-12 11:34

Recently two companies tried to address women in their alcohol advertising but their campaigns still don't properly unpack the significant negative effects of alcohol on women.

Beer 101: What’s in the brew?

2018-02-20 09:13

Behind each glass of a your favourite beer is a master brewer and just four simple ingredients.

New year, new beers: Find out what SA has brewing for 2018

2018-01-23 15:17

Beer aficionado, Karl Tessendorf shares some epic new (and interesting) beers that you can look forward to sipping this year.

Food24Bytes: Meet the man who makes beer from bread

2018-01-22 15:54

Did you know that 32% of food is wasted in South Africa? Toast Ale was born out of the need to combat the wastage of leftover bread. Read more...

10 freak accidents that killed people

2017-12-15 14:23

Life is unpredictable, and death can wrap you in its bony arms when you least expect it.

Visit a distillery, a brewery and a wine cellar: 3 awesome tasting experiences to try in Cape Town

2017-10-20 13:20

Looking for something fun to do this weekend with friends? Book a beer/wine/gin tasting!


These are officially the 10 best beer labels in South Africa – featuring poodles, a raised middle finger, and a mildly satanic goat’s head

2018-04-16 17:55

Judging criteria included originality of concept, execution, shelf appeal and effectiveness as a piece of communication.

Beer steamed mussels

2018-04-11 15:14

Investors crowdfund for shares in Cape craft beer brewer

2018-03-30 15:47

The Drifter Brewing Company of Woodstock has already crowdfunded R1m for shares in its business - and the drive is getting off to a flying start.

Drink and learn: 6 great beers to try if you like that hoppy taste

2018-03-23 12:54

Hop harvest season is upon us and what better way to honour this time than by drinking some hops in beer form?

AB InBev seeks to expand investment into Africa

2018-03-05 07:37

AB InBev is ramping up investment in Africa after seeing a boom in demand for its beer on the continent following its takeover of SABMiller, Bloomberg reports.

Craft beer trends for 2018: Sour beers, New England IPAs and more

2018-01-30 09:41

Our brilliant beer guru lists a few interesting and exciting beer trends we should be getting on board with this year.

Beef and beer potjie

2018-01-22 15:59

Fire up this delicious beer potjie over the braai to fill hungry tummies, no electricity required.

5 best alcohols to drink if you’re trying to lose weight and stay healthy

2018-01-03 09:50

Some drinks are WAY better for you than others…

SAB invests more than R200m in inclusive supply chain

2017-11-03 17:39

SAB has invested more than R200m in creating an inclusive supply chain which incorporates black-owned and black women-owned SMMEs.

Chipotle and beer short ribs

2017-09-20 10:59

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