India. The Craft Beer Weekender brings 6 breweries together

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On the occasion of International Beer Day (August 5), The Craft Beer Weekender is a two-day festival which will see participation from six breweries — Gateway Brewing Company, Doolally Taproom, White Owl Brewery, Independence Brewing Company, Effingut Brewerkz, and Brewbot Eatery and Pub Brewery (also, the host for the event). (more…)

China. Floods, weather render beer flat

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Brewers’ sales take a heavy hit; and slowdown-related slump deepens.

The worst floods in China since 1998 and cooler-than-usual weather are eroding sales at the nation’s brewers, deepening a slump caused by the economic slowdown. (more…)

Hong Kong. Want to be a beer judge? HK Brewcraft has the course for you

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We know there’s some pretty serious beer appreciation going on out there but it’s not every day the chance comes along to take beer drinking to a “professional” level. That’s what home-brewing specialists HK Brewcraft are offering with a course designed to put you on the path to becoming a “beer judge”. (Yes, you read that right). (more…)

India. Gastropub circuit in Namma ‘Pub City’

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The newly formed Bengaluru Tourism Advisory Committee (BTAC) plans to start a gastropub circuit in the city which brews its own beer, grows its own grapes and makes its own wine. (more…)

Heineken’s Tiger Beer debuts in Taiwan

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You could feel relaxed after getting off work just by enjoying a delicious stir-fried dish and a bottle of Tiger Beer, newly launched in Taiwan by Heineken Asia Pacific, according to a press release issued by the brewery. (more…)

China’s Craft Beer Revolution

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Local brewpubs are becoming well-known internationally, but are held back at home by government regulations. (more…)