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A Beverage Industry Podcast with Holger Meier.

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A Beverage Industry Podcast with Holger Meier.

Brought to you by holger.co.za

    Ryan Williams - Gydo.me

    Ryan Williams - Gydo.me

    A Beverage Industry Podcast with Holger Meier
    Today's guest is Ryan Williams the founder of Gydo.me. Gydo is a app the enables you to buy a frined a beer at his favourite brewery or winery.

    • 49 min
    Robert Greaves Mhoba Rum

    Robert Greaves Mhoba Rum

    A Beverage Industry Podcast with Holger Meier

    Holger visits the Mhoba Rum Distillery on the Greaves Family Farm near Malelane
    Mhoba is a farm to bottle, hand-made sugarcane rum made on the Greaves Family Farm near Malelane in the Lowveld.

    After trying to market and promote Mhoba in South Africa, the bulk of the Mhoba Rum is now exported to France. La Maison du Whisky, Mhoba’s partner is also the sole distributor of major whisky brands such as The Dalmore, Jura, Compass Box and Nikka.

    Listen to my podcast interview with Robert Greaves on Pocket Casts or your favourite Podcasting App. We talk about authentic rum and ponder about ways in which we could help retailers in South Africa sell more rum. Robert has a very interesting story and is a mine of knowledge. Well worth a listen.

    • 41 min
    Tanya Cruse - Gin & Co

    Tanya Cruse - Gin & Co

    A Beverage Industry Podcast with Holger Meier

    Holger visits Tanya Cruse at her new concept store, Gin & Co in the Casterbridge Centre in White River. Gin & Co is the home of Dollie Gin and Rottcher Winery. Gin & Co offers gin tastings as well as retail sales of local craft gin and rums.

    • 16 min
    Dario Scilipoti - Bluebird Coffee Roastery

    Dario Scilipoti - Bluebird Coffee Roastery

    A Beverage Industry Podcast with Holger Meier

    Dario Scilipoti, the founder of Bluebird Coffee Roastery is our guest today.

    Bluebird Coffee Roastery was awarded the coveted Best New Roastery award at the prestigious FNB Coffee Magazine gala event recently.

    Dario talks about his journey and explains the technical aspects of roasting coffee.
    Coffee supply chain is very complicated and not very transparent. Dario hopes to change this.

    The way that coffee is being traded around the world is really unsustainable. Coffee is often traded at below the cost price. The commodity price of coffee has actually decrease over the last 20 years.

    As a roaster, Dario wants to support as supply chain that is sustainable.

    Dario explains that the big brands are masters of consistency whereas the specialy brands are masters at offering a flavour experiences.

    Dario explains:
    Third wave coffee - connecting the consumer directly with the coffee
    Gourmet Coffee - marketing term
    Specialty Coffee - rated at more 80 by Q-raters

    Bluebird Coffe is available at:
    Hillcrest Kwikspar
    Salt Rock Coffee company

    • 44 min
    Rob Heyns - Puts cool craft stuff in a box and then ships it!

    Rob Heyns - Puts cool craft stuff in a box and then ships it!

    Rob Heyns is back, and explains to us how he is helping retailers find interesting solutions for their problems.
    We talk about getting funding and raising capital.
    Rob shares his vision about creating a canning "ecosystem" for his latest business, the TinyKeg mobile canning business. Variety at a good price rather than quantity at a good price, is the motto!
    Watch Building A Brand: https://youtu.be/mxgOY2Ms-YI

    • 46 min
    John Murray - International Cider Maker

    John Murray - International Cider Maker

    A Beverage Industry Podcast with Holger Meier

    Podcasting time with John M Murray. John's long career in cider making has taken him to 83 countries around the world. John worked for HP Bulmer, once the world largest cider maker, for forty years.

    In the 1980's John opened a cider mill in Elgin and in the late 1990's he was part of the team that opened the Bulmer SA cider plant in Centurion (situated next to the old Bavaria Brau brewery).

    • 49 min

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