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REVIEW – True Grit 3.5/5 (2)

REVIEW – True Grit<span class="rating-result after_title mr-filter rating-result-346" >	<span class="mr-star-rating">			    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-half-o mr-star-half"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-o mr-star-empty"></i>	    </span><span class="star-result">	3.5/5</span>			<span class="count">				(2)			</span>			</span>

Please rate this Public Rating BEER NAME: True Grit BEER STYLE: Amber Ale BREWERY: mad Giant REGION: Johannesburg ABV 5% INGREDIENTS: Water, barley, hops and yeast BREWER’S NOTES:  A “never say die” Amber Ale Here’s to our brewmaster’s legendary father who devoted 9 years to building an aeroplane in his garage – only to crash it during his test flight. He is currently building Mark II. […]

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REVIEW – Bomber Imperial IPA 4/5 (2)

REVIEW – Bomber Imperial IPA<span class="rating-result after_title mr-filter rating-result-342" >	<span class="mr-star-rating">			    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-o mr-star-empty"></i>	    </span><span class="star-result">	4/5</span>			<span class="count">				(2)			</span>			</span>

Please rate this Public Rating BEER NAME: Bomber BEER STYLE: Imperial IPA BREWERY: Tattoo Brewing Company (A Woodstock Brewery & Aegir Project collaboration). REGION: Western Cape ABV 7.5% INGREDIENTS: Water, imported malt, hops & yeast BREWER’S NOTES: Kaboom!! A bombshell has just been dropped into SA’s craft scene with this collaboration. Starting with its exquisite nose, this colossal brew stuns you with an explosion of […]

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REVIEW – The Catfish Ale 4.17/5 (3)

REVIEW – The Catfish Ale<span class="rating-result after_title mr-filter rating-result-338" >	<span class="mr-star-rating">			    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-o mr-star-empty"></i>	    </span><span class="star-result">	4.17/5</span>			<span class="count">				(3)			</span>			</span>

Please rate this Public Rating BEER NAME: The Catfish Ale BEER STYLE: English Pale Ale BREWERY: NieuwBrew REGION: Cederberg, Western Cape ABV 5% INGREDIENTS: Water, malt, hops, yeast BREWER’S NOTES: A lovely fruity ale with a well rounded bitterness makes for an excellent summer beer. The original version of this ale, originating from the Biochemistry Department, Stellenbosch University, was used to complete the brewer’s thesis. […]

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REVIEW – Goshawk Gluten Free Beer 3.5/5 (1)

REVIEW – Goshawk Gluten Free Beer<span class="rating-result after_title mr-filter rating-result-329" >	<span class="mr-star-rating">			    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-half-o mr-star-half"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-o mr-star-empty"></i>	    </span><span class="star-result">	3.5/5</span>			<span class="count">				(1)			</span>			</span>

Please rate this Public Rating BEER NAME: Goshawk BEER STYLE: Gluten Free Pale Ale BREWERY: Red Sky Brew REGION: Gordon’s Bay, Western Cape ABV: 4% INGREDIENTS: Malted sorghum, maize, hops, yeast and water BREWER’S NOTES: Brewed in a Pale Ale style, using a combination of both sorghum and maize malts. This beer has strong passion fruit and litchi notes on the nose and palate. A […]

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REVIEW – CBC Peach Krystal Weiss 4/5 (3)

REVIEW – CBC Peach Krystal Weiss<span class="rating-result after_title mr-filter rating-result-334" >	<span class="mr-star-rating">			    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-o mr-star-empty"></i>	    </span><span class="star-result">	4/5</span>			<span class="count">				(3)			</span>			</span>

Please rate this Public Rating BEER NAME: Peach Krystal Weiss BEER STYLE: Specialty Fruit Weiss Beer BREWERY: Cape Brewing Company (CBC) REGION: Western Cape ABV 5% INGREDIENTS: Paarl Mountain spring water, wheat & barley malts, hops, sugar, flavourant, colorant, acidifier & yeast. BREWER’S NOTES: As refreshing as the original Krystal Weiss with an extra hint of peach. TASTING NOTES: APPEARANCE: Deep Orange with a hint […]

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REVIEW – Jan Pampoen 3.88/5 (4)

REVIEW – Jan Pampoen<span class="rating-result after_title mr-filter rating-result-326" >	<span class="mr-star-rating">			    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-o mr-star-empty"></i>	    </span><span class="star-result">	3.88/5</span>			<span class="count">				(4)			</span>			</span>

Please rate this Public Rating BEER NAME: Jan Pampoen BEER STYLE: Pumpkin Ale BREWERY: REGION: Cederberg, Western Cape ABV 4.5% INGREDIENTS: Water, malt, pumpkin, hops, spices, yeast BREWER’S NOTES: Light, refreshing pumpkin flavour with notes of cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger, allspice and vanilla TASTING NOTES: APPEARANCE: Deep amber (orange) in colour with a creamy white head that doesn’t linger too long AROMA: Toasted malt , cinnamon, […]

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REVIEW – Flower Child 3.5/5 (1)

REVIEW – Flower Child<span class="rating-result after_title mr-filter rating-result-313" >	<span class="mr-star-rating">			    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-half-o mr-star-half"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-o mr-star-empty"></i>	    </span><span class="star-result">	3.5/5</span>			<span class="count">				(1)			</span>			</span>

Please rate this Public Rating BEER NAME: Flower Child BEER STYLE: IPA BREWERY: Old Potter’s Brewhouse REGION: Greyton, Western Cape ABV 5.5% INGREDIENTS: Local spring water, barley & hops BREWER’S NOTES: his ale is mostly about HOPS. On top of a substantial malt backbone, we have added a rich mixture of hops from Germany and the USA. Lastly, we add in local hops from George […]

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REVIEW – Peter, Pale & Mary 3.5/5 (1)

REVIEW – Peter, Pale & Mary<span class="rating-result after_title mr-filter rating-result-308" >	<span class="mr-star-rating">			    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-half-o mr-star-half"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-o mr-star-empty"></i>	    </span><span class="star-result">	3.5/5</span>			<span class="count">				(1)			</span>			</span>

Please rate this Public Rating BEER NAME: Peter, Pale and Mary BEER STYLE: American Pale Ale BREWERY: De Proef Brouwerij REGION: Copenhagen, Belguim ABV 4.6% INGREDIENTS: Water, barley malt, oat flakes, hops and yeast. BREWER’S NOTES: Mikkeller is a microbrewery founded in 2006 in Copenhagen that does not operate an official brewery and, instead, collaborates with other brewers to produce their recipes or experimental once-off […]

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REVIEW – The Stranded Coconut 3.83/5 (3)

REVIEW – The Stranded Coconut<span class="rating-result after_title mr-filter rating-result-269" >	<span class="mr-star-rating">			    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-o mr-star-empty"></i>	    </span><span class="star-result">	3.83/5</span>			<span class="count">				(3)			</span>			</span>

Please rate this Public Rating BEER NAME: The Stranded Coconut BEER STYLE: Session Ale BREWERY: Drifter REGION: Western Cape ABV 4.5% INGREDIENTS: Malt, hops, yeast, water, coconut BREWER’S NOTES: It will knock you on your head! The Stranded Coconut is a session ale infused with real flaked coconut that has been toasted and added in during the brewing process. This beer will take you out […]

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REVIEW – Pot Belge 4.25/5 (4)

REVIEW – Pot Belge<span class="rating-result after_title mr-filter rating-result-266" >	<span class="mr-star-rating">			    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-o mr-star-empty"></i>	    </span><span class="star-result">	4.25/5</span>			<span class="count">				(4)			</span>			</span>

Please rate this Public Rating BEER NAME: Pot Belge BEER STYLE: Belgian Amber Ale BREWERY: Woodstock Brewery REGION: Western Cape ABV 5.5% INGREDIENTS: Water, barley, hops and yeast BREWER’S NOTES: Pot Belge is named after an early generation cycling stimulant consumed as an elixir to make tough days a little easier and more bearable. Our Belgian Amber ale has sweet toasted caramel notes balanced with […]

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REVIEW – War Lord 3.83/5 (3)

REVIEW – War Lord<span class="rating-result after_title mr-filter rating-result-251" >	<span class="mr-star-rating">			    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-o mr-star-empty"></i>	    </span><span class="star-result">	3.83/5</span>			<span class="count">				(3)			</span>			</span>

Please rate this Public Rating BEER NAME: War Lord BEER STYLE: Imperial IPA BREWERY: Darling Brewery REGION: Darling, Western Cape ABV 9% INGREDIENTS: Malted barley, hops, yeast and filtered water BREWER’S NOTES: Lychee & passion fruit surge into the nose. A mild carbonation & a solid sweet caramel malt balance the bitterness of this brew. TASTING NOTES: APPEARANCE: Rich Gold in colour, with a medium […]

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REVIEW – Brugse Zot 3.5/5 (3)

REVIEW – Brugse Zot<span class="rating-result after_title mr-filter rating-result-246" >	<span class="mr-star-rating">			    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-half-o mr-star-half"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-o mr-star-empty"></i>	    </span><span class="star-result">	3.5/5</span>			<span class="count">				(3)			</span>			</span>

Please rate this Public Rating BEER NAME: Brugse Zot BEER STYLE: Blonde Ale BREWERY: De Halve Maan Family Brewery, Since 1856 REGION: Bruges, Belguim ABV 6% INGREDIENTS: Malt, hops, water and yeast BREWER’S NOTES: Brugse Zot is a delicious blonde beer, brewed according to a unique and traditional recipe. The beer is brewed with four different kinds of malt and two aromatic varieties of hop […]

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REVIEW – Mass Hoppiness 3.5/5 (1)

REVIEW – Mass Hoppiness<span class="rating-result after_title mr-filter rating-result-243" >	<span class="mr-star-rating">			    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-half-o mr-star-half"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-o mr-star-empty"></i>	    </span><span class="star-result">	3.5/5</span>			<span class="count">				(1)			</span>			</span>

Please rate this Public Rating BEER NAME: Mass Hoppiness BEER STYLE: IPA BREWERY: REGION: Western Cape ABV 7% INGREDIENTS: Water, malted barley, hops, yeast & more hops BREWER’S NOTES: This liquid Euphoria will lift your soul up to a higher plane of existance & pleasure your taste buds with Heaven-sent happiness. Feel the wind in your hair as you soar through double dry-hopped tropical & […]

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REVIEW – The Vampire Robust Porter 3.75/5 (2)

REVIEW – The Vampire Robust Porter<span class="rating-result after_title mr-filter rating-result-235" >	<span class="mr-star-rating">			    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-o mr-star-empty"></i>	    </span><span class="star-result">	3.75/5</span>			<span class="count">				(2)			</span>			</span>

Please rate this Public Rating BEER NAME: The Vampire BEER STYLE: Robust Porter BREWERY: Red Sky Brew REGION: Gordon’s Bay, Western Cape ABV: 6% INGREDIENTS: Malted barley, hops, yeast and water BREWER’S NOTES: The Vampire is a smooth and warming, pitch black take on a porter; enticing even the non-porter drinker to have a pint. Strong flavours of coffee and chocolate makes this rich and […]

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REVIEW – CBC Raspberry Weiss 4/5 (1)

REVIEW – CBC Raspberry Weiss<span class="rating-result after_title mr-filter rating-result-229" >	<span class="mr-star-rating">			    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-o mr-star-empty"></i>	    </span><span class="star-result">	4/5</span>			<span class="count">				(1)			</span>			</span>

Please rate this Public Rating BEER NAME: Raspberry Krystal Weiss BEER STYLE: Speciality Krystal Weiss BREWERY: REGION: Western Cape ABV 5% INGREDIENTS: Paarl Mountain spring water, wheat & barley malts, hops, sugar, flavourant, colorant, acidifier & yeast. BREWER’S NOTES: CBC’s own interpretation of a “Berliner weisse mit schuss”, as refreshing as our original Krystal Weiss, with an extra hint of raspberry. Each bottle as unique […]

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REVIEW – Milk & Honey 3.75/5 (2)

REVIEW – Milk & Honey<span class="rating-result after_title mr-filter rating-result-220" >	<span class="mr-star-rating">			    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-o mr-star-empty"></i>	    </span><span class="star-result">	3.75/5</span>			<span class="count">				(2)			</span>			</span>

Please rate this Public Rating BEER NAME: Milk & Honey BEER STYLE: Ale / Bitter BREWERY: Mitchell’s Brewery REGION: Knysna ABV 5.5% INGREDIENTS: Barley, hops & water BREWER’S NOTES: In 1983 Mitchell’s opened its doors in Kynsna, a little town we like to think of as the land of Milk & Honey. As a dedication to our birthplace, we brew this handsome golden Ale to […]

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REVIEW – CBC Lager 4.17/5 (3)

REVIEW – CBC Lager<span class="rating-result after_title mr-filter rating-result-196" >	<span class="mr-star-rating">			    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-o mr-star-empty"></i>	    </span><span class="star-result">	4.17/5</span>			<span class="count">				(3)			</span>			</span>

Please rate this Public Rating BEER NAME: CBC Lager BEER STYLE: Lager BREWERY: Cape Brewing Company (CBC) REGION: Western Cape ABV 5.1% INGREDIENTS: Paarl Mountain spring water, yeast, barley malt, caramel malt and aroma hops. BREWER’S NOTES: A crisp, hoppy and generous Craft Lager. To be enjoyed in the company of a new friend or alone. TASTING NOTES: APPEARANCE: Light straw gold with a large […]

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3.5/5 (2) REVIEW – Cape Doctor

<span class="rating-result before_title mr-filter rating-result-189" >	<span class="mr-star-rating">			    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-half-o mr-star-half"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-o mr-star-empty"></i>	    </span><span class="star-result">	3.5/5</span>			<span class="count">				(2)			</span>			</span>REVIEW – Cape Doctor

Please rate this Public Rating BEER NAME: Cape Doctor BEER STYLE: Pale Ale BREWERY: Atlantic Storm Brewery REGION: Western Cape ABV 4.5% INGREDIENTS: Water, malt & hops, BREWER’S NOTES: This Cape Doctor is a refreshing and easy drinking American Style Pale Ale. Single hopped with imported American hops, giving this beer it’s enticing crisp citrus bitterness and aroma which is well complimented by the light […]

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REVIEW – Rusty Trigger 3.75/5 (2)

REVIEW – Rusty Trigger<span class="rating-result after_title mr-filter rating-result-184" >	<span class="mr-star-rating">			    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-o mr-star-empty"></i>	    </span><span class="star-result">	3.75/5</span>			<span class="count">				(2)			</span>			</span>

Please rate this Public Rating BEER NAME: Rusty Trigger BEER STYLE: Lager BREWERY: The Redrock Brewing Co. REGION: Gauteng ABV 4.5% INGREDIENTS: Water, barley malt & hops BREWER’S NOTES: Willie Nelson imbues craftmanship, talent and a unique feel into every song he writes. He affectionately calls his trusty old Martin Guitar ‘Trigger’. Our Master brewer has selected the very best imported Belgian malts as well […]

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REVIEW – Raven Stout 4.17/5 (3)

REVIEW – Raven Stout<span class="rating-result after_title mr-filter rating-result-179" >	<span class="mr-star-rating">			    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star mr-star-full"></i>	    	    <i class="fa fa-star-o mr-star-empty"></i>	    </span><span class="star-result">	4.17/5</span>			<span class="count">				(3)			</span>			</span>

Please rate this Public Rating BEER NAME: Raven Stout BEER STYLE: Stout BREWERY: Mitchell’s Brewery REGION: Knysna ABV 5% INGREDIENTS: Barley, hops & water BREWER’S NOTES: Way back in 1983, we brewed South Africa’s first craft stout. It came out as dark as a raven’s feather. Years later, we brew the same stout that is both rich and smooth. A distinct smokiness, roasted coffee and […]

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