Rugby game snack ideas

Rugby game-day food and beer pairing ideas

Rugby, food, friends and beers  Having the crew over to watch the upcoming rugby? It’s always a good idea to have snacks and food on hand. Stock up on the right crowd-pleasing and delicious combination …

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Host your own beer tasting

Uncap the ultimate beer tasting experience and learn how to host one, too

Beer has come a long way. It’s no longer about grabbing any cold beer and sharing it with your best buds. Drinking crafted beer, and beer tasting in itself has evolved into an experience — …

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The craft beer personality quiz: what type of craft beer are you?

Mmmm beer. Is there anything better than the refreshing gulp of a cold craft beer after a long day? We all have our favourite varieties to drink, but have you ever thought about trying a …

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Beer pouring: How to pour the perfect beer

If you’re an experienced beer drinker, odds are by now you already know what you like to drink. Even in the craft side of things. But the question is, are you making the most of …

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local craft beers

New Year’s resolution: Drink local craft beers

Happy New Year, everyone! We hope you’re embracing the fresh start with a new lease on life. (And a newfound love of local craft beers, perhaps?) We’ve got a unique range of refreshing brewskis for …

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sangria recipes

Sangria recipes: putting a craft beer twist on a classic drink

Sure — you’ve had wine. You’ve tried craft beer. And even sampled a cocktail. But, have you experienced sangria featuring beer? That’s right. We’ve challenged the boundaries of craft beer yet again with these tantalizing …

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braai day

4 Beer and food pairings for Braai Day

It’s Heritage Month. A time to celebrate our country’s rich cultures. A time to show appreciation for your family roots. And a time to – you guessed it – feast, feast, feast. With Heritage Day coming …

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baking recipes

Baking recipes with beer: brewsserts for Mother’s Day and beyond

The world of beer is an exciting one. Just when you think you’ve tried it all, there’s a new flavour, an innovative brewing technique and exciting recipes using beer! At the 1000 Hills Brewing Company, …

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beer cocktails

Beer cocktails: Get creative for St. Patrick’s Day

Top o’ the month to ya! With St.Patrick’s Day known for celebrating all things Irish and boozy, why not start making some of your own traditions by making beer cocktails? Before you shudder at the …

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beer production

Beer production 101: fun facts from brewers past

Calling all beer lovers! We are gearing up to start brewing, grafting and drafting with our students soon to arrive. What better way to start the new year with some beer cheer and fun facts? …

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