Beers will be judged in the following 20 competition categories, according to Beer Judge Certification Program (BJCP) beer category guidelines (please see below). The style categories have been chosen to reflect beer styles commonly found in the Asian marketplace.

NEW for 2019:

2 Apple Cider Categories

Reflecting the increasing popularity of Apple Cider in the region we have added 2 new Style Categories for this year's competition:

Category 21. Apple Cider

Category 22. Specialty Apple Cider

*Breweries entering 4 or more beers will automatically qualify for the "Champion Brewery" competition


Please see below for a full description of competition beer styles accepted for each Category - each beer entered will be judged according to it's beer style Sub Category. BJCP Style Guidelines can be found after the category list.