A good one to add to your TODO list when visiting Montagu. After opening on 21 October 2017, the Route 62 Brewing Company has proven a great pit-stop on those warm Summer days.
A choice of high-quality ales, bitters, ciders and ginger beers are on offer.
If you find yourself becoming a regular, then you might want to consider joining the "Mug Club". New members receive a complimentary 2L "Growler". Visit their website for more details. www.route62brewingcompany.co.za
What's on tap?
BLUE POINT MPA - MONTAGU PALE ALE
An easy drinkable single malt pale ale from all locally grown roasted barley & hops with a spicy citrus flavour.
OLD FORT ESB - ENGLISH SPECIAL BITTER
English ale from local and Imported barley and hops with a sweet fruits and caramel flavour.
POST HOUSE RED - IRISH RED ALE
Traditional Irish style Ale from a blend of roasted barley and selected hops with rich, malty flavour.
Special English Brown Ale from a blend of local, roasted and biscuit imported barley and selected hops with a nutty, caramel flavour.
CIDERS and GINGER BEER when available
This Victorian building was built in 1888 on land which was originally sub-divided in 1852, it was developed as the first Post Office in Montagu.
The building was commandeered by British Troops as operational Headquarters during the Anglo-Boer War.
Around 1918, the building became a residential dwelling and was the home of Esther Hofmeyr for a period of time.
See their business listing
here for more information and contact details.