Coaster is Hong Kong and Macau's first beer magazine, and one of the few such publications in Asia. We're bilingual (English/Chinese) and first published in April 2016. Our overall aims are to increase education and knowledge about craft beer, brewing and related topics across the Asia-Pacific region. Now published exclusively on, you can check out our old print issues here on Issuu.

Stefano Balsamo

Coaster’s brand-new CEO joined us at the start of 2018. He's busy driving our strategy and setting a course for the future.

Sandra Kwong

Coaster’s fearless editor-in-chief and co-founder steers the ship, represents us at all the hottest events and writes a large amount of our content.

Jon Braun

Coaster’s business development director and co-founder is a renaissance man; he also copy-edits and writes a wide variety of pieces.

Ryan Chan

Coaster’s superstar creative director and co-founder is always on point, turning our stories into visual stunners.

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