Local Craft Beers

Darling Breweries-Western Cape

Darling Slow Beer 550ml - An Extreme lager with a rich golden colour. Refreshing with a real hops flavor and rounding off with a mild bitterness. A great thirst quenching beer for those long summer days.

Darling Gypsy Mask 550ml - An assertive rusty brown ale with plenty spicey hopping. An impressive beer leaving your mouth filled with a range of flavours. It leaves you feeling like you have tasted something special. (4% Alc)

Darling Bone Crusher 550ml- A bottle conditioned frosted Wit beer with a distinctive candied orange nose. Edgy and refreshing in taste with all the spicy richness and finishes with a lingering bitterness.

Darling Black Mist 550ml- A brooding bottle conditioned blacker than black ale which bellows out roasted beckonings. Sexy singed grains coat the palate inviting you to take another sip.

Darling Silverback 550mlAn intelligently smooth “Black Wit” a new black wheat styled beer. Silky and soft in the mouth and incredibly easy to savour at all times. (4% alcohol)

Darling Rogue Pony Pale Ale 550ml - A not too edgy pale ale with a mild body and a hint of straw and honey on the palate. This all combines in an easy drinking, balanced to perfection to beer. (5% alc.)

Darling Sun Gazer Light Lager 550ml - A flavourful light lager with medium aromas and faint floral undertones. Great sporting beer. (2.6% alc.)

Darling Thunder Bird Indian Pale Ale - A generous Indian Pale Ale bursting with juicy citrus flavours. The beer is well defined and leaves a lingering sensation with an easy drinking temperament. (6.5% alc-45 Ibu)

Triggerfish-Western Cape

Triggerfish Bonito 330ml- A clear light yellow color with a high, good lacing, creamy, white head. An aroma of malt, vegetable, spice and fruit.the taste is medium sweet. A medium body, oily texture, soft carbonation and a medium long finish.

Triggerfish Hammerhead IPA 330ml- Hammerhead is a well – balanced IPA with a distinct hop character that imparts mild citrus and pine aromas and significant bitterness balanced with a solid malt backbone. Caramel, raisin and dried fruit are characteristic of the malts used in Hammerhead. The working name on this beer was Hammer(ed) (Hop) Head and probably describes it well.

Triggerfish Ocean Potion Pale Ale 330ml- A light ale with a huge hop aroma. Focus is on hops with a complex malt base. This beer is all about the aroma and flavor. Style: American Pale ale ABV 5.4% malts: Pale, crystal, M%unich hops: Galena, Centennial, citra Color: 7 SRM original gravity: 1.057 Bitterness: 28 IBU

Triggerfish Roman Red American ale 330ml- Roman is a full bodied red or amber ale. Our introduction to fuller body and more hops the beer strikes a balance between sweetness and caramel flavor from the crystal malts and hop bitterness with typical pine and citrus aromas associated with North Western hop varieties.

Triggerfish Empowered Stout 330ml- Empowered Stout is a complex full bodied English sweet stout. This beer gets its malty complexity and color from a combination of five different malts and two hop varieties. Coffee, dark chocolate, dried fruit, raisins and licorice in the aroma with detectable sweetness balanced by the bitterness derived from the hops and roasted malts. This beer is best enjoyed at around 11 degrees Celsius and pairs well with meat dishes or dark chocolate.

Triggerfish Sweetlips Blonde Ale 330ml- Sweetlips is a light blonde brewed with two malt varieties the beer is light dry and refreshing with some sweet biscuit malt and subtle fruit flavor. It is very lightly hopped and never bitter. An excellent choice on warm summer days.

Triggerfish Black Marlin Russian Imperial Stout 660ml-Black Marlin pours pitch black with a dense tan head. A wild winter beer powerful in aroma and taste Complexity comes from 7 different malts, 3 hops and a touch of our own South African trecle. Coffee, dark chocolate, aniseed, dark fruit and caramel in the aroma prepares you for the big taste and lingering bitter finish. This beer is best enjoyed at around 11°C and pairs well with rich warm deserts and dark chocolate. Black Marlin ages well and is a must have in your beer cellar. ABV: 9.9

Triggerfish Crazy Diamond 750ml- The second collaboration between Andre De Beer and Eric Van Heerden Stretches the boundaries of local craft beer.This Belgian Double IPA
releases a taste explosion that has to be experienced. The Cullinan and Somerset West versions each has their own character and should be tasted to understand the impact
of variations in process on the same recipe.

Frasers Folly

Frasers Folly Pilsner 440ml- Ferment as half ale and half lager, and two different yeasts. The result? A ‘hoppy’ lager with a nose of fresh bready malt, lemon (almost like lemon sherbet) and grassy hops. (Previously called the Soutie).Try the pilsner with seafood, lemon chicken and even with a fresh crunchy salad.

Frasers Folly Pale Ale This english ale is perfectly balanced with rich malt and slight bitterness, and has light carbonation.It has a nose of freshly-baked biscuits (who can resist those) and citrus hops. This english pale ale pairs very nicely with a great South African braai - like chops, sirloin steak or sausages. Or try it with an indian curry.

Frasers Folly Weizen Brewed with wheat malt and pale malt – and a secret ingredient. It has a nose of banana bread, cloves and bubblegum. When you taste it, look out for the banana bread and dry peaches flavour. It has a high carbonation and a dry finish.This German styled wheat beer is light refreshing and perfect for summer.

Moer Koffie Stout A nose of bold coffee, caramel and dark chocolate with smoke. And intense coffee, caramel and chocolate flavours, with a dry finish.To be tasted with rich food. Try it either with a really rich beef stew or beef ribs. Its also a perfect combination with a full english breakfast or oysters, or drink it as a dessert beer.

Boston Brewery-Western Cape

Van Hunks Pumpkin Ale 440ml - This unique blend of pumpkin, coriander, butternut, cinnamon and nutmeg is a complex mix full with flavor. It is a rich blend of unusual ingredients that leave you wanting more.

Naked Mexican 440ml - A sparkling golden lager with a pure white head imported malt combined with subtle hop flavors creates a perfect refreshing experience. A beer that is pure and naked with nothing to hide.

Devils Peak Brewery-Western Cape

Devils Peak First Light Golden Ale 440ml - A beer style for all seasons and occasions. Light in body with a good malt and hop balance, and altogether very “more-ish”. What you would call a session beer.

Devils Peak King’s Blockhouse IPA - An Unclear orange yellow color with small off white head. An aroma malt citrus. The taste is light bitter. A medium body , oily texture, soft carbonation and a medium long hoppy finish. The dry hopping of this beer gives that little extra that makes this IPA really nice.

Drifter Brewery

Drifter The Cape Town Blonde- Drifter’s first commercial beer on the market. Brewed with all local South African hops and a combination of imported German speciality grains, this is a light refreshing ale with earthy, malty flavours. Best enjoyed with friends around a braai. ABV 5.0% / 20 IBUs

Drifter The Stranded Coconut 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 of your work week and into the tropics! Best enjoyed on a beach, in a pool or any time really!
ABV 4.5% / 15 IBUs

Drifter The Scallywag IPA- The Scallywag is a hoppy American style IPA, brewed with a blend of local and international hops from the Pacific Northwest of the States. This beer has pronounced floral and tropical fruit aromas which are complemented by a very smooth bitterness and a silky mouthfeel. ABV 6.0% / 60 IBUs

Drifter The Legend Lager The Legend Lager is a smooth light Vienna-style lager with a very prominent malt back bone and a subtle bitterness. A slight variation of the lager you know and love.ABV 4.5 % / 18 IBUs

Drifter Stormy Smoked Porter The Drifter Stormy Smoked Porter is brewed with a malt naturally smoked on German beechwood in Woodstock. You’ll pick up hints of campfire on the aroma and roasted smokey cocoa nibs on the taste. At 6% and bold in flavour, it’s a surprisingly easy-to-drink porter that will leave you wanting more. ABV 6% / 25 IBUs

Drifter Buchu-Infused Gin & Tonic- A craft gin and tonic made with local gin that has been infused with buchu, a plant only found in South Africa and believed by the traditional Khoisan people to be a “miracle herb”. The sweet herbal flavour of the gin pairs perfectly with the custom tonic water. ABV 4%

Lakeside Beerworks-Western Cape

Red Ochre Ale - An ale with roots in Ireland and its subtle roasted caramel like mouth feel. Overtones of caramel derived from crystal malt coupled with enough hops(IBU 22)to leave a slight lingering bitterness.

Hefeweizen- This is an award winning cloudy German style wheat beer. Hefe means yeast and weizen wheat- literally a yeasty wheat beer. Predominant flavours of banana and hints of bubblegum on the nose prolifirate, with clove on the tongue and a crisp finish.

American Pale Ale Not your typical insipid pale ale. Mildly hopped (36 IBU),with a rich malty backbone and accompanied by a graet hop precence. A great honey flavour derived from Munich Malt

Cape Brewing Company

CBC Pilsner-A Craft Pilsner with a strong hop aroma and nice bitter finish.

CBC Lager-A crisp, hoppy and generous Craft Lager.

CBC Krystal Weiss- A Craft Krystal Weiss, clear-filtered weissbier, with an elegant twist of lemon and grapefruit.

CBC Amber Weiss- A German-style Craft Amber Weissbier. Fruity and satisfyingly aromatic.

Red Sky Brewing Co. - Western Cape

Red Sky Goshawk Gluten Free Beer A first of its kind for South Africa! Red Sky’s Gluten Free beer is 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 surprising bitterness, which is naturally found from the Sorghum, comes through. The beer has a low malt profile, however is strong in fruity flavour, light in colour, often with a pinkish hue. A very easy drinking beer, great for hot summer days!

Striped Horse

Striped Horse Pilsner Striped Horse craft beer combines European expertise and African enthusiasm to bring you premium beverages born of passion and brewed with personality. This pilsner is complex, with a hoppy nose and balanced bitterness on the finish, perfect for pairing with food.Light yellow in colour, large forthy white head, malt sweetness and hops on the nose, with a well balanced flavour which has a bitter finish.

Striped Horse Lager This lager pairs a layered malt complexity with perfectly balanced hops to create textured, yet easy drinking, refreshment - the ultimate African thirst quencher. Light golden yellow in colour,Large foamy white head, Aroma of malty sweetness and a hint of citrus, with a malt flavour and a slight bitterness on the palate.

Imported Beer

Brewers & Union Unfiltered Lager 500ml- An industrial brewer simply could not make a beer like this. Unfiltered, unpasteurized and bursting with flavor, it has phenomenal body and freshness. Hazy to the eye, and full on the palate.

Steph Weiss 500ml - Liquid sunshine. Delicate, smooth and creamy, our wheat beer is a true and traditional unfiltered Bavarian weiss. Our signature yeast is gloriously expressed in intriguing aromas of vanilla and clove. STEPH WEISS is liquid velvet…

Berne Unfiltered Amber Lager 500ml - The unfiltered amber lager is an old, rare,and rather unique German beer style. Wholesome and buttery, with toasty, bready malts and hints of caramel and toffee. Berne is a smooth and naturally cloudy beer with grassy hops that deliver subtle balance to the palate. Malty yet dry, simple yet elegant.

Brewers & Union Dark Lager 500ml- Very drinkable, dry and beautifully hopped, yet rich and complex and loaded with dark roasted malt flavor. Dark lager is smooth, relatively light in body, but bursting with character. The hearty taste and seductive burnt color come from the depth of the roasted barley.

Brewers & Union Sunday easy IPA 500ml The golden, hazy orange pour intimates the undertones of tangerine, orange peel and grapefruit before greeting the palate with a rich malt presence. The finish is pure citrusy, resiny, HOPPY LOVELINESS. 5,5% ABV

Brewers & Union Handwerk All day IPA 500ml* Its hazy copper pour hints at notes of baked apricot and wild honey. The soft carbonation leads you to a lingering fruity, malt, herbal-hoppy finish. 5,5% ABV

Brewers & Union Beast of the Deep 500ml A tropical-fruit aroma greets you with a creamy, smooth mouthfeel and an almost honey-like character before the biscuity, chewy malt backbone coats your palate with a smooth richness. The finish is elegant and dry. 6,5% ABV

Brewers & Union Bavaria 500mlSent off to remove the alcohol via a patented vacuum process. The result is refreshingly surprising & its all-natural isotonic properties make it the perfect sports drink.0,4% ABV

Duvel 330ml - Duvel has a fruity aroma, owed to the finest hops. Its dry but still alcohol-sweet flavor makes the beer an excellent thirst quencher, a pronounced hop aroma. Thanks to the balance between a fine aroma and subtle bitterness, this beer occupies a unique position in the rich Belgian beer tradition.

Duvel Triple Hop 2014 By using three instead of two hop varieties to brew, additional hop aromas are obtained and an increased bitterness is achieved
The typical Duvel palate is enriched with Mosaic hops providing fresh notes of lemon, blackcurrant and earthy pine,Mosaic hops are added again during ‘dry-hopping’, extracting additional hop aromas into the beer.The higher aromatic intensity rounds out the beer, backing the final alcohol content of 9.5%.

Mardesous Blonde Ale 330ml - A delectable blonde ale with a sprightly fruitiness, soft malting, and a slightly dry, gentle hopped finish. A sparkling nose, complex flavors, and a touch of bitterness give this fine ale all of the refreshing qualities of a Belgian Blonde.

Mardesous Brune 330ml - Has a creamy foaming dark, burgundy color, is easily recognizable by its expressive aroma bouquet. A generous caramel bouquet is completed with masterly fruit touches.

Mardesous Tripel 330ml - A golden-bodied Belgian Tripel, redolent with festive sparkle, creamy body, and a luscious head. Its elegant smoothness belies the strong alcohol content. You’ll revel in its balanced, long and warming finish.

Erdinger Weissbier 500ml - Erdinger has a medium gold color, with lots of swirling yeast haze in the glass. The nose is really quite clean, crisp and citrussy, with a little hint of yeastiness and grass, but rather neutral overall. On the palate the texture is creamy and dense, and this is a very smooth, sleek, tasty beer.

Erdinger Alcohol-Free Wheat Beer 500ml - Crisp, earthy aroma of hops this wheat beer is full of flavor. It is isotonic, vitamin-rich and calorie reduced. Erdinger is a premium alcohol-free beer which is free of chemical additives and brewed in strict accordance with the Bavarian Purity law of 1516 – using just water, malt, hops and yeast.

Erdinder Dunkel 500ml - Erdinger Weissbier ‘dark’ is a rich and smooth wheat beer specialty from erdinger Weissbrau. It owes its full-bodied flavor to the fine hops and dark malt used in its production. The dark beer specialty is brewed according to an age old recipe. Its spicy flavor also results from the increased proportion (about 13%)of original wort.

Paulaner 500ml - cloudy and straw colored, gain clarity as it warms, but tastes best cold. Smell – delicious wheat that doesn’t overpower. Taste- also delicious, very crisp and not too much malt presence – something that I think Americans hefes struggle with. Mouthfeel – smooth, perfect, avoid dead yeast at all cost. Overall – a great example of what wheat can contribute to an already exceptional beer.

Liefmans Fruitesse 250ml - Liefmans fruitesse is a unique, fresh beer blend – maturing for 18 months on the cherries in the liefmans cellars-which is artfully blended with natural juices of cherry, bilberry, elderberry strawberry & raspberry. The result is a fruity pleasantly sweet, sparkling and refreshing beer with a soft foam head.

Vedette Blond 330ml a blond, light, well-hopped premium beer with 5.2% alcohol content, is the cult Duvel Moortgat beer today: following its birth in 1945, it quickly acquired fame and recognition within an intimate circle of insiders in the Antwerp-Brussels region. Vedett is alternative, not too serious, combines retro, modern and design.

Vedette White 330ml Only natural ingredients - such as wheat, barley, hops, coriander and dried orange peel are used in the brewing. To develop the taste pallet, the beer is bottle conditioned for several weeks. An expertise Duvel Moortgat is world renowned for. The beer is bottled unfiltered, keeping all natural goodness inside.

La Chouffe 330ml Brasserie D’Achouffe is nestled in the rolling green hills in the heart of the Belgian Ardennes mountains, a location rumored to be the mystical home to the Chouffe gnomes. Founded in 1982, the specialty beers of Achouffe have gained acclaim and passionate loyalty in many countries worldwide.
The flagship product is La Chouffe a hazy, golden-blonde ale with a distinctive flavor of fresh fruits and beguiling hoppiness.

De Koninck 330ml This amber-coloured top-fermented beer has an accessible taste and a low alcohol content. Brewed in the traditional way using water, yeast, 100% pure malt and pure hops, a completely natural beer. De Koninck uses organic Saaz-Saaz hops from the Czech Republic, natural barley and without the addition of maize or brewing sugars. One thing is certain, this delicious specialty beer is the ideal thirst quencher. The shape of the glass in which De Koninck is served gave the beer the name “bolleke koninck”.Very often this is how you will hear the beer ordered in Europe.

Bornem Dubbel DoubleSoft as velvet, this double with warm darkbrown colour and burgundy undertones has a fruity taste and hoppy after taste. Its creamy, rich and firm foam head crowns it. Few other dark doubles can match this Bornem Double. The dark double is often served with meat dishes, such as steaks, roasted meat, wild or even sausages.

Carolus Gouden Classic 330ml Brewed with dark, very well-balanced malts according to the classical infusion method. The aromatic malts and high fermentation process combines the warm roundness of wine with the light freshness of beer. Because of its high density of 19° Plato, the Gouden Carolus Classic is classified under ‘special beers’. It’s also highly appropriate for culinary purposes like stew, game and even sabayon. De-li-cious! (Also available in 750ml)

Delirium Tremens 330ml Feels like the sound shot of alcohol is igniting the mouth. In reality the tongue and palate are warmed. The taste is characterized by its roundness. The aftertaste is strong, long-lasting and dry bitter. (Also available in 750ml)

Delirium Nocturnum 330ml A very good mouthfeel of alcohol and softness. This is followed by an increasing bitterness, partially from the hop, but also from the roasted malt and chocolate malt. Towards the end a nice balance between bitterness, sour and sweet.

Floris Fraise 330ml Is a fruity Witbier with top-fermentation. It has a strong presence of strawberries. It is a very mild beer that has a sweet fruity taste with a slight bitter touch.

Lindemans Kriek 250ml Has a pink-red color and a delicious taste of sparkling cherry champagne.(Also available in 750ml

Piraat Ale 330ml Fruity, spicy, complex aroma and flavor. A sweet palate is followed by low hop bitterness, evident coriander-like spiciness and a titillating alcoholic blast reminiscent of Flemish fantasies.

La Guillotine 330ml Golden blond, multigrain beer with a very persistent, lacing head. A complex smell, with a citrus aroma, followed by hop aromas such as Saaz, Brewers Gold and Amarillo.Initially rather sweet, because of the alcohol. The intense taste and roundness mask the presence of high bitterness.

If you’re looking for those other beers, we have them too.