What really makes lite beer different and why are all the craft breweries jumping on board?

2019-10-18 10:49

Beer writer, Karl Tessendorf delves into the new light beer movement that's sweeping the country.

Women in Beer: Meet South Africa's first black female brewmaster

2019-10-15 12:33

An uplifting article about women empowered - make way for South Africa's first ever black female brewer. Apiwe Nxusani-Mawela is slaying!

SAB could be forced to start brewing iconic Irish beer Guinness in South Africa – if South Africans take a real liking to it

2019-09-09 07:05

Competition authorities are allowing SAB to take over distribution of Guinness in South Africa, with a proviso that if sales hit a secret limit, it must be made locally. But that would require rather a lot of Guinness to be drunk in SA.

These are officially the best beers in South Africa right now

2019-08-26 13:03

A whopping 189 beers were analysed by a panel of Beer Judge Certification Program qualified judges.

A festival is banning beers with names like 'Dizzy Blonde' and 'Slack Alice' to stop alienating women

2019-08-10 12:01

Other beers included in the ban were brews named Leg-Spreader and Village Bike, a derogatory term for a woman that has multiple sexual partners.

The brewery that sparked the New England IPA craze

2019-08-01 11:29

Thursday 1 August is IPA Day! This is the fascinating story about how New England IPA rose to beer fame.

Zimbabweans can't afford to drown their sorrows in a pint anymore

2019-07-26 05:45

Zimbabweans can no longer afford to drown their sorrows in beer as the product is now priced beyond their reach, according to the country’s biggest alcohol brewer Delta.

5 Awesome uses for leftover grain in beer-making

2019-07-22 12:20

Always wondered what happens to the spent grain that's used in the brewing process?

Women were the first to ever brew beer - here's why

2019-07-03 12:13

A history of beer that will fascinate you!

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.


Beer and bacon-glazed nuts with fried olives and guacamole

2019-10-16 15:51

The ultimate snack – perfect for braais and game days.

WATCH: Are millennials killing these foods?

2019-09-05 20:50

Millennials have been labelled as more 'health-conscious' than older generations, and are consequently shunning certain foods.

Sustainable and chic: The drive towards offering more beverages in cans is gaining momentum

2019-08-19 10:38

Seen a lot of new drinks in cans? Here's why there is a growing move towards a style of packaging that the beverage world is loving.

South Africa has a beer sommelier - here she reveals her current favourite brew

2019-08-09 15:03

Welcome to the first edition of our Women in Beer series.

Heineken is betting R1 billion that more South Africans will switch to its beer – and so far it hasn’t been wrong

2019-08-01 09:00

Brewing a quarter more beer at its Sedibeng brewery will end up costing Dutch company Heineken and its Namibian partner R1 billion. Given its prospects in South Africa and surrounds, it says, that is a safe bet.

How 16 of the oldest companies on Earth have been making money for centuries, from guns to beer to shipping

2019-07-24 20:39

The longest-lasting businesses produce food items, alcohol, or even firearms — things people have been interested in for centuries.

WATCH: The marketing backstab that shook big beer

2019-07-03 14:37

In 2018, four major beer companies came together to fight back against dwindling beer sales - until Anheuser-Busch betrayed them. Cheddar examines why they did it and what it means going forward.

The rise of non-alcoholic beers and why they’re going mainstream

2019-06-25 12:00

Are zero alcohol beers really zero alcohol? Read this to find out..

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.

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