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.

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.

反叛萬歲: James Watt

由最初「兩男一狗」的組合,進化成擁有750位員工的國際知名精釀啤酒品牌──BrewDog創立於2007年,以大膽叛逆作風見稱,其「Equity For Punks」認股集資計劃更有多達50,000人參與。BrewDog以蘇格蘭為基地,由James Watt與Martin Dickie攜手打造。

點石成啤: Greg Koch

Greg Koch性格率直,是精釀風潮的領軍人物,於1996年選址加州聖地牙哥北部的聖馬科斯(San Marcos)開設Stone Brewing。Stone對味道有鍥而不捨的追求,不但是西岸風格IPA的先驅,亦不斷為啤壇帶來驚世佳釀。