Not Exactly the Cape of Good Craft Beer but Hope, yes.

The Cape of Good Hope is about an hour from Cape Town and offers lots of great hiking, penguins and a few craft beers along the way.

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Cape Brewing Company Amber Weiss

Cape Brewing Company's Amber Weiss is fine example of the style and a smooth drinking brew those new to craft beer should find appealing.

Urban Brewing Company

Urban Brewing is a funky little brewery in Hout Bay, a short drive from downtown Cape Town. Well worth the small trek, the scenery going there is gorgeous anyway.

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Urban Brewing Dungeons Stout

Urban Brewing Dungeons Stout is a heavy contemplative brew best reserved for an evening of sipping. Black with a tense tan head, this is one beer that aims to please the most selective palate.

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Urban Brewing Monkey’s Paw Pilsner

Urban Brewing Monkeys Paw Pilsner is a good unfiltered Pils, perfect for a warm day and with seafood. Nice and hoppy with a dry clean finish, even experienced craft beer drinkers will find it intriguing.

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Urban Brewing Judas Peak Blonde Ale

Urban Brewing Blonde Ale is a nice K├Âlsch, perfect for a warm day and with seafood . It's a nice introductory beer for the new craft beer drinker, too.

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South African Craft Beer Safari

When you think of South Africa, you rightly think of a safari, but when you're out hunting for photos of the Big Five, why not hunt some South African craft beer, too?

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Airport Craft Brewers English IPA

ACB English IPA is a nice find at the Johannesburg Airport. It's a nice introductory beer for the new craft beer drinker.

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Karoo Brewing The Impala

The Impala from Karoo Brewing is a perfect after safari sundowner for those who want a little more flavor in their beer.

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Airport Craft Brewers Porter

ACB Porter is a nice find at the Johannesburg Airport. It's perhaps the brewery's best effort, too.