Beers will be judged in the following 32 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.


Additional Categories: Breweries entering 4 or more beers will automatically qualify for the "Champion Brewery of Asia" as well as the "Country Champion Brewery" competitions

PLUS: Champion Brewpub of Asia*

Awarded to the brewpub with the 4 highest placing beers

*70% of brewery production must be sold/consumed on the premises to qualify as a brewpub (please see 3. Definition below)

NEW FOR 2022: Country Champion Brewery

Awarded to one brewery from each competing nation with the 4 highest placing beers

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.