Mountain Brewing Co is Worcester’s first and finest Craft Brewery, based in the Klipbokkop Mountain Reserve. Set in the Western Cape, we gain our inspiration from the beautiful mountainous and fynbos surroundings. All Mountain Brewing Co brews are brewed with the finest spring water, from it’s source high up in the Klipbokkop Reserve mountains. The 8 weeks brewing time fits in with the unhurried lifestyle of the area, allowing our beers to become full flavoured quality brews. Mountain Brewing Company believes in using quality products to brew outstanding beer, and the quality of Mountain Brewing Company’s beers has been noticed and awarded 6 National Gold Medals for five of its beers.
Mountain Brewing Company is big on Sharing The Taste and releasing both tasty classic beers and exceptional creative beers. Mountain Brewing Company has been awarded both Gold and Silver medals for its beers, first winning Gold in 2015 for our Cape Kraken Belgian Amber Ale. This showed us we were on the right track from the first year of brewing, and receiving a further 5 Medals shows that when drinking an MBco beer, you’re not just drinking beer, you’re drinking great tasting and top quality beer.
When visiting the Brewhouse Pub at Klipbokkop, you will be able to taste a variety ‘exploration brews’ we call these ‘MBco Originals’, all our released beers go through a process of ‘Sharing The Taste’ with visitors for several months before we decide whether or not it will be worthy of being one of our class act beers.
View More Details On Our Beers Below
LOADSHED | LAGER
Pale Lager with a hint of Fynbos Honey
This lager is primed with natural unfiltered fynbos honey, giving it a gentle honey aroma and creamy head. Lagered for 3 months to a crisp. If you’re new to Craft beer this can quickly become a favourite. Every South African knows where the name comes from, but it’s also about lightening the load after a stressful day and never to lose our humour.
ABV: 4.7 IBU: 20 440ml
CAPE KRAKEN | BELGIAN AMBER ALE
Belgian Amber / Alt Bier
This beer is love at first sight, with a neat beautiful amber colour blending the biscuit malty flavour.This Alt Bier “Old Beer “ style Ale is conditioned like a lager for 2 weeks ready for tales of the sea and stories of the deep. Cape Kraken was a Gold Medal winner in the 2015 South African National Beer Trophy Awards, being Mountain Brewing Company’s first medal in the first year of brewing.
ABV: 4.8 IBU: 27 440ml
BLACK OR WHITE | VANILLA PORTER
Dark Style Beer with distinct Coffee and Vanilla Aromas
Dark to the eyes this beer can be easily overlooked, with a natural coffee bitterness and malty sweetness it’s great for those cold winter nights around the fire. “Black or White Hy Smaak Oraait” is a Western Cape slang saying no matter the colour we are the same. This term blends well with the look of the beer.
ABV: 5.3 IBU: 25.5 440ml
COPPER DAWN | LAGER
Local Vienna Lager Variation
A Traditional Austrian Lager with a zesty twist like a Pale Ale. This Austrian lager was loved in many countries as the word spread even in Mexico. We brought our own local South African touch to it. The View you see on the label is actually the real view seen from Klipbokkop and the Brewhouse pub.
ABV: 4.8 IBU: 27 440ml
MADALA'S | BELGIAN GOLDEN STRONG
Belgian Golden Strong
This double-award winning beer is a triple hop connoisseur experience of Belgium speciality. The nose has distinct smells of bubblegum, banana and candy floss is merged by blending hops to deliver a complex subtle flavour. This Golden Strong/Blond is brewed for those beer lovers who want a bit extra.
ABV: 6.8 IBU: 40 340ml
FYNBOS | ALE
Ale With A Kiss of Mother Nature
Fynbos Ale was inspired by PG to brew something absolutely local, and experimenting with some of the rich variety of over 9000+ species of Fynbos in the Klibokkop Nature reserve. He picked a single species to make this rich floral beer with notes of Litchi, Turkish Delight and finally a Lemony Zest twang. It’s fresh and will have you savouring what is definitely a truly South African Beer
ABV: 5.5 IBU: 18.0 440ml
SEASONAL RELEASE: AUGUST UNTIL NOVEMBER
CHERRY STUMPIE | CHERRY ALE
A True Cherry Ale Experience
Cherry Stumpie is made with the finest local cherries creating a fine fructose cherry beer. The beer has a low hoppiness taste and is not too sweet, with a divine tarty aftertaste. The beer guarantees to quench the thirst on a summery afternoon. Cherry Stumpie hs been a real hit since its release in 2017, with many indulging themselves in more that one beer.
ABV: 5.9 IBU: 10.0 340ml
RED PANDA | RED ALE