Our Beers

Collaborations

One Big Pot

Single Foeder Sour Ale

Asian Collaboration with Taihu Brewing, Great Leap Brewing, Boxing Cat Brewery and The Booth Brewing

一品鍋or 한솥밥 represents, both figuratively and literally a melting pot of diverse Asian cultures bottled in beer form. It is a single foeder sour ale fermented with a mixed culture of Brettanomyces, Pediococcus and Lactobacillus strains. It was then finished in Chardonnay barrels with ingredients from the homes of participating breweries including honey from the Great Wall, kimchi chillies and dried lime

ABV: 6.6%

Ingredients

Grain

 All Malt – Blend of 3 Varieties

Hops

 Aged Hops

Yeast

a mixed culture of Brettanomyces, Pediococcus and Lactobacillus strains

Water

Hong Kong’s Finest with adjusted mineral balance

Spices

honey from the Great Wall, Korean chillies and dried lime


Captain's Bar Beer

Pilsner

Captain's Bar Beer is an exclusive collaboration between Young Master and The Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong. It is an unfiltered and unpasteurized lager brewed with all German malt and European style hops. Rooted in tradition and with a contemporary craft twist.

ABV: 4.7%
Bitterness: 22 IBUS

Ingredients

Grain

All German Malt

Hops

Noble style hops

Yeast

House ale yeast


Dockyard Lager

Lager

The exclusive Dockyard Larger is brewed by Young Master in collaboration with the Kerry Hotel Hong Kong. Pouring year round at its namesake all-day venue at the hotel, it is an extremely fresh, unfiltered and unpasteurized craft lager. With a traditional Munich Helles style base, this beer has light malty sweetness paired with thirst-quenching spicy and herbal notes from American grown, noble style hops.

ABV: 4.5%
Bitterness: 20 IBUS

Ingredients

Grain

Barley Malt

Hops

Noble style hops

Yeast

House Lager Yeast

Water

Hong Kong’s Finest with adjusted mineral balance


Panama Fruit Bomb Coffee IPA

Coffee IPA

A collaboration with our friends at 18Grams, the Panama Fruit Bomb is a Coffee IPA designed to highlight the unique characterstics of its namesake coffee beans from the Finca Ziska plantation in Panama. It has berry like fruitiness and a peppery edge that pairs exceptionally well and balancedwith a blend of new world hops and a rich malt base.

ABV: 6.4%
Bitterness: 64 IBUS

Ingredients

Grain

All Malt – five variety blend

Hops

Classic American hops in first wort, boil and flameout; liberally dry hopped with a blend of American and Southern Hemisphere hops

Yeast

House ale yeast

Water

Hong Kong’s Finest with adjusted mineral balance

Spices

Panama Coffee Beans


2016 Australian International Beer Award
Bronze

2016 Hong Kong and Macau Beer Cup
Gold

Add Oil Oatmeal Stout
加油咖啡啤

Coffee Oatmeal Stout

Add Oil 加油 is a unique coffee stout brewed with malt that was roasted together with coffee beans, cross-infusing flavors right from that stage. We added more coffee as cold brew and tincture post-fermentation for a well-rounded coffee character. We used a blend of beans from Colombia, Mexico, Brazil and India to impart nutty and chocolatey background notes to the beer.

ABV: 7.0%
Bitterness: 40 IBUS

Ingredients

Grain

All Malt – Blend of 5 Varieties, oatmeal

Yeast

House ale yeast

Water

Hong Kong’s Finest with adjusted mineral balance

Spices

Blend of Brazilian, Mexican, Indian and Colombian Coffee Beans


Bun Bong Be

Floral Wheat Beer

15th anniversary brew for the Crystal Jade restaurant chain using 15 Chinese botanicals: osmanthus, red dates, goji berry, chrysanthemum, rose, jasmine, da hong pao, pu-erh, yangmei, lu hing mui, roselle, zedoary, ginger, liquorice and chan pei. Find it at a number of Crystal Jade locations around town.

ABV: 5.2%
Bitterness: 18 IBUS

Ingredients

Grain

All barley malt and wheat malt

Hops

Noble Style Hops

Yeast

House ale yeast

Water

Hong Kong’s Finest with adjusted mineral balance

Spices

15 Chinese botanicals: osmanthus, red dates, goji berry, chrysanthemum, rose, jasmine, da hong pao, pu-erh, yangmei, lu hing mui, roselle, zedoary, ginger, liquorice and chan pei


Mandarin IPA

IPA

Mandarin IPA is a collaboration brew made in one country and across its two systems. Boxing Cat and Young Master have teamed up to make a potent citrus IPA infused with mandarin oranges. It is generously hoped with Warrior, Summit, Pacifica and Amarillo hops at every stage of the brewing process for a hop flavor that perfectly complements the refreshing aroma from the citrus infusion. Take a “bite” into this fruity and juicy.

ABV: 7.1%
Bitterness: 70 IBUS

Ingredients

Grain

All Barley Malt

Hops

Warrior, Summit, Pacifica and Amarillo hops

Yeast

Boxing Cat House ale yeast

Water

Shanghai’s Finest with adjusted mineral balance

Spices

mandarin oranges


Buddha’s Hand Citron

IPA

Boxing Cat and Young Master have teamed up for the first collaboration brew of its kind made in one country across its two systems. Buddha’s Hand Citron is a potent citrus IPA infused with the aromatic Buddha’s Hand Citron and its name aptly derives inspiration from the symbolic hand gesture, “abhaya mudra” that represents fearlessness. It is generously hopped with warrior, summit, saphir and pacifica at every stage of the brewing process for a hop flavor that perfectly complements the refreshing aroma from the citrus infusion. Batch #1 was brewed in Shanghai at the Boxing Cat Brewery.

ABV: 7.1%
Bitterness: 70 IBUS

Ingredients

Grain

All Barley Malt – 4 types, Wheat Malt

Hops

Blend of American and Southern Hemisphere Hops

Yeast

Boxing Cat House ale yeast

Water

Shanghai’s Finest with adjusted mineral balance

Spices

Dried Buddha’s Hand Citrus


Four Leaves

Kaffir Lime Leaf IPA

Four Leaves is second in a series of Citrus IPAs brewed in collaboration between Boxing Cat Brewery and Young Master Ales. It is a potent makrut lime leaf infused IPA generously hopped with Sorachi Ace and Equinox for an intense lemony, citrusy hop profile. Batch #2 of the Citrus IPA series was brewed in Hong Kong at the Young Master Brewery in Ap Lei Chau.

ABV: 6.8%
Bitterness: 86 IBUS

Ingredients

Grain

All Barley Malt – 4 types, Wheat Malt

Hops

Sorachi Ace and Equinox

Yeast

House ale yeast

Water

Hong Kong’s Finest with adjusted mineral balance

Spices

Makrut Lime Leaves


Siu Sauvin
小麥芬

Pale Wheat Ale

Result of a unique collaboration with Renaissance Brewing Company of New Zealand, Siu Sauvin is an intensely aromatic Single Hop White IPA. We brewed it exclusively with Nelson Sauvin hops, which impart delightful floral and fruity flavor notes reminiscent of crushed gooseberries and elderflower. We built this “white-wine like” hop profile on top of an appropriately “white” malt base that includes a significant amount of wheat. This is the first collaboration craft beer ever brewed in Hong Kong and is a one-time only limited edition.

ABV: 6.0%
Bitterness: 40 IBUS

Ingredients

Grain

Barley and Wheat Malt

Hops

Nelson Sauvin

Yeast

House ale yeast

Water

Hong Kong’s Finest with adjusted mineral balance