International

Pilsner Urquell Tapster Competition

The famous Tapster Programme has come to our shores. Challenging the best of the best, cheer on your favourite Tapster as they try to create the perfect pour. The winner of the Tapster competition will have the opportunity to travel to Czech Republic and see how the well-loved beer is brewed. Na zdraví!

Thank you & farewell to the 2017 CBAHK board

2017 was a great year for beer with even more local breweries (we’re pushing 35 now!) and new faces in the industry. As with every January, we’d like to give our massive thanks and a bittersweet farewell to the 3-man strong board that spearheaded a few notable projects during their term.

Have a Beery Christmas!

Deck the halls with ales and lagers! Here by popular demand, we’ve compiled a list of hoppy, malty gift ideas for your beer-loving friends.

Pincers and beer

It’s hairy crab season, and there’s nothing Hongkongers love more than getting elbow-deep in roe and cracking shells. With FeedMeGuru’s fantastic list of crab tasting menus around town, we’ve got a whole lotta beer styles for you to pair ‘em with. 1. Lager What can we say? A seafood and lager combo will always be a classic. The salinity of the succulent crab meat will pair delightfully with a crisp,

Winners - Hong Kong International Beer Awards 2017

Following the last eight successful years, the Hong Kong International Beer Awards continues to recognize the best beers available in Hong Kong’s restaurants and bars. This year, over 300 entries were collected from more than 40 distributors.

Punks Not Dead: James Watt of BrewDog

From two men and a dog in 2007 to a globally renowned craft beer brand and an employer of 750 people today – not to mention its crowdfunding army of 50,000 “Equity Punks” – Scotland-based brewery BrewDog has always marched to the beat of its own drum.

Carved in Stone: Greg Koch of Stone Brewing

Outspoken and a major figure of the craft beer movement, Greg Koch co-founded Stone Brewing in 1996 in San Marcos, California, just north of San Diego. Refusing to compromise on taste like so many others did, Stone pioneered the West Coast-style IPA and has consistently brewed in-your-face beers.