Meet the woman who brewed South Africa's best beer

2019-11-19 14:02

Welcome to the fourth edition of our Women in Beer series. This week we’re chatting to Rochelle Dunlop.

6 beers you should plan to drink during the Rugby World Cup final

2019-11-01 11:39

Get into the World Cup spirit and fill your fridge with these brews!

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.

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.

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?

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.

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.

What would Scarra Ntubeni braai for his team mates?

2018-12-07 05:30

This #BraaiFriday we ask Scarra Ntubeni about his braai hosting habits and how he feeds his hungry fellow rugby players.

Make your own craft beer: 5 Reasons to start homebrewing

2018-10-31 11:24

Want to make your own beer this Summer? Here's why you should get started.


Philippa Wood from Darling Brew on the SA beer scene and what the future holds for women in the industry

2019-11-05 10:57

Food24 beer writer, Karl Tessendorf chats to co-found of the OG craft beer brand, Darling Brew.

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.

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.

The Next Big Thing in breweries: spiced chilli craft beer

2019-05-01 17:00

Beers with heat are hot at the moment as craft brewers experiment with exciting new flavor combinations, says Spike Carter.

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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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...

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.

4 Best ways to start making your own beer

2018-11-07 13:21

Keen to get your own home 'brewery' off the ground? Check out this handy article to give you the kick start you need!

Durban Poison dope inspires SA's first cannabis beer

2018-10-02 17:33

A South African craft brewery has launched the nation’s first lager containing cannabis, capitalising on the globally known Durban Poison strain after the private use of the plant was legalised in the country last month.

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