Hendre’ Barnard – Distillique

Today’s guest is Hendre’ Barnard, Training and Marketing Manager at Distillique. https://www.facebook.com/hendre.barnard Southern African Craft Distilling Institute www.sacdi.co.za Distillique Beverages www.distillique.co.za

Jacqueline Grobler – Ginifer Gin

030 Jacqueline Grobler In this podcast Jacqueline Grobler shares the story of how she ends up in the Gin and alcohol business with . The journey takes us from her backyard to a state of the art distillery in Johannesburg.…

Peter Hoyer – Windhoek Beer Importer

Peter started working in the bottling and blending facility behind, what we today know as Liberty Liquor Argyle Road. Peter’s grandfather was a director of E Snell & Co and his father, a charted accountant, owned Montana Cellars before it…

Rob Heyns – The League of Beers

In our current series on drinks entrepreneurs, we talk to Rob Heyns founder of The League of Beers. Rob talks to us about his love for entrepreneurship and how he started The League of Beers, sold it to Yuppiechef and…

Florian Leykauf – Bavarian Beer Culture

Holger chat’s to Florian Leykauf about beer culture and in particular about German beer culture, focusing on beer culture in Florian’s hometown of Munich. The most important beer style in Munich is Helles and the Augustines Helles being the local…

Andrew Rall – Distillery 031

Today Holger talks to Andrew Rall founder of KwaZulu-Natal’s first micro distillery, Distillery 031 in The Foundry, 43 Station Road, Durban. Andrew tells us about how he started the distillery and about his urban renewal project at The Foundry.

Rob Riedlinger – Monk Media

Rob Riedlinger has been printing and publishing books for over 20 years. Rob was key in getting The Beer Book published. Rob and Holger Chat about publishing, new media and digital marketing.

Hanneli van der Merwe + Chris Wium

In today’s show, we chat to Hanneli van der Merwe + Chris Wium the founders and owners of Quin Finest Indian Tonic Water. Hanneli tells us how to make your own tonic and how she started this new drinks company.

Kieran Treacy – Zambezi Beverages

From selling Computer hardware to selling Zambezi Lager. We chat to Kieran Tracy, who started Zambezi Beverages in 1991/2 just when National Breweries started making Zambezi Lager. Kieran distributed brands like Zambezi, Two Dogs with Mike Hayesman, Sol, Bollingers. Hear…

Robert Mitchell – KEG & Thistle

In todays show Holger chats to Robert Mitchell, who was involved in a number of landmark restaurants and pubs in South Africa, including The Kegs, Joe Kools, Billy The BUMS, Stokers Arms, The Firkin, Waxy O’Connors, Station Masters and Old…

Simone Musgrave, Musgrave Gin

Simone Musgrave We chat with Simone, the founder of Musgrave Gin. Musgrave currently has two gins: Musgrave 11 the original Musgrave Gin is all about Africa & spices born out of the flavours and history of Africa and its ancient…

Manfred Haf – Intercontinental Breweries

We chat with Manfred Haf who worked for Dr Anton Rupert’s Rembrandt Group selling tobacco products, Intercontinental Breweries. IC brands included Kronenbrau 1308, Heidelberg, Sportsman Lager & Colt 45. The Beer war of the 70’s lasted for about 7 years,…