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All Grain Home Brewing Workshop at Beerguevara – 3 November 2012

October 26, 2012

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Home brewing is fun, cheap and it tastes good – and we’ll be learning how to make our own next Saturday! Join us for an All Grain Home Brewing Workshop at Beerguevara in Newlands. This hands-on introduction to home beer brewing will take a novice brewer all the way from choosing and weighing the right […]

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Craft Beer Presentation & Tasting at the Cape Town Festival of Beer

November 18, 2011

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Join Slow Food Mother City at the Cape Town Festival of Beer, where a master brewer will give a special presentation on craft brewing, along with a tutored tasting of craft brews, for a small group of Slow Food enthusiasts. We will also be able to visit the festival stands, chat with the brewers and […]

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The unexpected splendiferousness of artisan beer

February 24, 2010

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Last night I discovered something I suppose I ought to have known. Something I should have guessed at, but never thought to question… All beer is not equal. All beer is not flung together in the space of a few days to pump out to the masses. All beer is not crafted with care, using only natural ingredients and no added preservatives, colourants or any other ‘funny’ stuff.

Some beer is special. Some beer takes 12 weeks to create and should be savoured just as respectfully. Some beer can blow a girl’s mind.

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