Beer Alert: New unique beers debuting at Beerfest Asia 2014
The 6th edition of Beerfest Asia 2014 will be happening from 12 to 15 June 2014 at the Marina Promenade (F1 tracks behind Singapore Flyer). In total, beer fans can look forward to sampling more than 400 beers from 30 countries. Besides beers sampling, there are also a line up of beer workshops, talks and auctions accompanied with live stage performances by tribute bands worldwide for the ultimate beer festival experience.
The stars of BeerFest Asia 2014 will be the range of unique beers making their debut in Singapore. Blue Sky Pilsner (4.5% alcohol), award-winning beer brewed in traditional Czech-style by Blue Sky Brewery, it is made with imported Premium Saaz hops for an aromatic and full-flavoured experience. Wunderbar Pilsner (5% alcohol) and Alcohol-free Wunderbeer, fresh but yet crisp and light taste that differs from typical draft beers. For a revolutionary taste, there’s USA-based Rogues Ales’ Rogue Voodoo Doughnut Pretzel, Raspberry, and Chocolate Ale.These beers are best consumed when paired up with doughnuts and other desserts, only available at BeerFest 2014.
A limited edition Savanna Dark cider by Distell Group from South Africa which comes in its signature black bottle is also only available at BeerFest 2014. It’s an all-natural cider, slowly crafted and brewed to deliver a distinctive full flavour, while possessing the crisp, premium apple taste. There are also Baladin Beers from Italy, renowned for its spiced beers which count spices and aromatic herbs as its main ingredients. Try the “Isaac” which is made from raw wheat and flavoured with coriander and orange zest; the “Wayan” which comprises ingredients such as five different cereals and nine different spices and the “Nora” which is brewed with wheat, myrrh and ginger.
For the first time, there will be a Brewkids Playard which is a play area for kids between the ages of 4 and 12 years (kids of ages 3 years and below must be accompanied by an adult who can enter for free). Playard is opened only on Sunday 15 June 2014, from 12pm to 6pm and admission charge is $5 per child.
Tickets are available from SISTIC (http://www.sistic.com.sg/events/beer0614 / (65) 6348 5555), all tickets include 1 complimentary welcome beer to redeem at festival grounds. For die-hard Beerfest Asia fans, limited 4-day passes and VIP Packages with benefits such as 8 hours of free flow beers and express entry at festival gates are also available.
- Where to eat on Valentine’s Day in Singapore
- Welcome the Year of the Monkey with Tiger Beer
- New sparkling blackcurrant beverage by Ribena
- Where to go for reunion dinner this Chinese New Year
- 12 must-try Chinese New Year Goodies
- 10 Treasure Pots to Bond with your family this Chinese New Year