We brew with the best local and imported ingredients to make full-flavored, bold, and creative beers that are free of adjuncts and artificial preservatives.

We currently have several core beers that we brew year-round, and many seasonal beers that each year we look forward to brewing, and a long history of one-off and collaboration beers. We love experimenting, blurring the lines, and combining new flavors for whimsical beers in all sorts of styles!

Core Beers

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Flying Fist IPA

ABV: 6.5% | 55 IBU

A double dose of Citra and Simcoe hops adds intense tropical notes to this hophead’s delight. *Bronze Medal - Asia Beer Cup 2014/2015, International Beer Cup 2016

Our flagship American IPA is abundantly dry-hopped for a burst of tropical fruit, fresh pine, and zesty citrus. A favorite among hop-heads, the Flying Fist’s medium bitterness and crisp finish make it our go-to IPA for all occasions.
*Bronze – Asia Beer Cup 2014 & 2015
*Bronze – International Beer Cup 2016

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Mandarin Wheat

ABV: 4.2% | 15 IBU

A Belgian Wit, Beijing-style. Pale wheat malts, local mandarin orange and coriander seed give this beer a sunny color and a crisp, dry finish.

A Belgian Wit, Beijing-style. Pours hazy yellow with plenty of fluffy white head and bright aromas of mandarin orange and coriander seed. On the palate, the mild sweetness of the light grains blend with notes of earthy spice and fresh citrus, ending with a zesty dry finish.

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Koji Red Ale

ABV: 5.5% | 25 IBU

An experimental ale made with Koji sake rice, wasabi root and ginger. The result is a blushing red color, a fruity aroma, and barrel-like notes.

An experimental ale brewed with red koji rice, an ingredient traditionally used in the production of Chinese Huangjiu and Japanese Sake. The addition of koji rice to the mash imparts a blushing red color and woody, barrel-like notes. Subtle additions of wasabi root, ginger, and moderate bitterness from earthy and herbal hops round out the palate of this unique and complex beer.

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Worker’s Pale Ale

ABV: 5% | 40 IBU

A full-flavored American Pale Ale for the Beijing working man (or woman). Light, refreshing, and generously hopped for that extra pick-me-up between shifts.

A full-flavored American Pale Ale for the Beijing working man (or woman). Pronounced notes of grapefruit and pine resin balance with moderate hop bitterness and a backbone of pale and specialty malts.
*Gold – Brussels Beer Challenge 2017
*Gold – International Beer Cup 2017
*Bronze – Brussels Beer Challenge 2018

Airpocalypse DIPA

The Airpocalypse Double IPA

ABV: 8.8% | IBU BEYOND INDEX

Our hazy, unfiltered tribute to the city we love and to the people who, whether it’s a blue-sky day or a no-sky day, make it so great. Enjoy it indoors and revel in an ABV and IBU that are truly ‘beyond index’.

Our unfiltered tribute to the city we know and love and to the people who, whether it’s a blue-sky day or a no-sky day, make it so great. A mix of specialty malts lends a rich mouthfeel that helps carry dank flavors of pine resin, grapefruit, and peach, closing out with a dry finish.
*Gold – International Beer Cup 2017

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Tuhao Gold Pils

ABV: 5% | 30 IBU

Our crisp Bohemian Pilsner features hop-driven aromas from Saaz and New World hops balanced by the beautiful flavor of lightly toasted malt.

Bling-bling in a bottle! Our Bohemian pils showcases the beautiful interplay between lightly toasted malts, spizy Saaz and juicy New World hops. Pours brilliant gold in the glass with balanced bitterness and a clean, refreshing finish.
*Silver – International Beer Cup 2017

Collaborations

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Oreo’s Oreo Beer

ABV: 6%
Released April 2021
with Taihu Brewing, Taipei

This one’s all about Oreo. She’s one of the amazing people behind Taihu’s beers, and her namesake snack is a 京A favorite. This is a pastry stout featuring heaps of black-and-white Oreos in the mash, which were then aged on Madagascar vanilla beans. Every sip is a delightful, creamy, dessert-powered journey.

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Shrooms of Doom

ABV: 6.5%
Released November 2020
with Yun Brewing, Kunming

A complex, layered farmhouse ale brewed with (formerly) poisonous Yunnan wild mushrooms. A pleasing light carbonation carries strong aromas of porcini shrooms and a hint of cardamon grounded in woody, earthy notes. Belgian yeasts bring a refined and balanced acidity, leading to a nutty finish.

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Zao Dian

ABV: 4.2%
Released September 2020,
with No. 18 Wuhan

A light summer sour inspired by Beijing’s breakfast of champions. Generous additions of mung bean and Pearson malt bring notes of the city’s famous ‘douzhi’ morning drink, grounded in a refreshing tartness and light body.

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Juicy Paradise

ABV: 6% | 50 IBU
Released July 2020
with Lao Dao Brewing Co, Tianjin

An enigmatic, delicious West Coast IPA featuring Xinjiang apricots and raspberries alongside a heavenly blend of Rakau, Citra and Mosaic hops. Divine fruity notes, refreshing summer flavours, and celestially high drinkability.

 

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Forbidden Ops

ABV: 13.0%
Released June 2020
with Brooklyn Brewery, USA

Working with New York’s Brooklyn Brewery under cover of darkness, we have brewed with “forbidden black rice”, creating a rich flavor full of fruit, chocolate and coffee notes. We can’t say much more, except ██████ ███████ █████ remarkable powers.

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Umami Tsunami

ABV: 4% | 0 IBU
Released April 2020,
with ET Brewery, Shenzhen

Brewed with our friends in Shenzhen’s ET Brewery, this unique beer rides in on a tidal wave of flavor, balancing acidity, salt, and the toasted sweetness of our seaweed blend. In designing this beer we experimented with different types of seaweed, including fresh Kombu and Nori algae as well as seasoned toasted seaweed, eventually picking out a combination that works great in a beer. A pinch of fresh ginger adds an extra hint of herbal spice to this refreshing gose.

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Mr. LeLe

ABV: 5% | 0 IBU
Released March 2020,
with HopsCraft Chongqing

For people in Chongqing, where we brewed this special collab, Tianfu cola is more than a childhood memory – it gets its distinctive flavor from several herbs from traditional Chinese medicine: angelica root, rehmannia glutinosa, and white peony root. This beer has the flavor and tartness of cola, but give it a minute and the aroma of these unique herbs will wake up and delight you!

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Pangu’s Pingguo

ABV: 7% | 0 IBU
Released March 2020,
with Graft Cider, NY USA

In Chinese mythology, Pangu was the first man, born from chaos, who carved out the world’s valleys, stacked up its mountains, and pushed apart heaven and earth. Inspired by Pangu’s understanding of duality and of raw primordial nature, we’ve created a two-part series of mixed-fermentation ciders, a beautiful blend of crisp apple, red berries, vanilla and honey rounded off by a pleasantly tart-dry finish.

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Red Lantern IPA

ABV: 6.8% | 35 IBU
Released November 2019, 
with Lamplighter Brewing Co., Cambridge

During the Ming Dynasty, red koji rice was described as “sweet in flavor and warm in property”. In this Chinese twist on a New England IPA, we’ve used it to impart a warming red glow and mellow fruity flavor to the beer, underpinning bold hop aromas of lime and tropical fruit. Our friends at Lamplighter were special guests at 8×8 Festival in 2019!

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One In A Billion

ABV: 8% | 55 IBU
Released November 2019, 
with Collective Arts, Canada

A single hop New England DIPA we brewed originally for single’s day with Canada’s Collective Arts. This beer showcases the vividly expressive and unique flavors of Sabro hops, bursting with notes of lychee, tangerine, stone fruit and a hint of coconut cream.

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Bird Law

ABV: 4.6% | 0 IBU
Released November 2019,
with Thin Man Brewery NY

Brewed in Buffalo NY , this sour gose features imported salted ume plums and plum purée, resulting in a crisp beer that’s incredibly tart and not overly fruity. Pucker up and get a taste of this amazing collaboration, made in advance of the 8×8 Festival in 2019.

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Moon Temple

ABV: 5% | 0 IBU
Released September 2019, 
With Holy Mountain Brewing, Seattle

A unique American Wild Ale brewed with our friends at Holy Mountain Brewing in Seattle WA! Moon Temple features pilsner malt, wheat, rye, and spelt, lightly hopped with New Zealand moutere and fermented in oak puncheons with a house mixed culture. After primary fermentation we transferred it into oak barrels and aged it on mandarin oranges, along with a blend of green and black tea from China.

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Chinese Medicine

ABV: 10% | 20 IBU
Released September 2019, 
with Stillwater Artisanal Brooklyn

A collaboration for the 8×8 Brewing Project 2019. We were inspired by one of the world’s most ubiquitous products – Coca Cola – which has a history in China of being used in surprising ways: specifically as a cold remedy served warm and infused with ginger. Chinese Medicine is an imperial cola sour (get some warmth from the alcohol) with an invigorating kick of ginger spice.

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Yan Bing Bing

ABV: 5.2% | 20 IBU
Released September 2019, 
with Brewful Life Shanghai

This beer stems from an argument over which city has the best summer soda: Beijing’s pulpy orange Beibingyang or Shanghai’s salty tangy Yanqishui. Neither side would budge, so we brewed a tart Gose with salted orange peel to combine the best from both sides!

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Cha Shao Bao

ABV: 5.5% | 20 IBU
Released September 2019.
with Heroes Beer Co Hong Kong

Did somebody order dim sum? We teamed up with our friends at Heroes Beer Co in HK to brew a Honey Amber Ale based on the classic dish Chaoshaobao (BBQ pork buns). Following the traditional recipe, we brewed with a big bundle of mantou in the mash, an ample dose of local honey, five spices, and red koji rice for color. The result is a mouthwatering spiced ale that ends with a smooth, sweet finish.

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No. 17 Orange Chicken IPA

ABV: 6.2% | n/a IBU
Released July 2019, 
with Collective Arts Canada

We are teaming up with our friends at Collective Arts Brewing to put together a series of collaboration brews based on classic North American-Chinese take-out dishes. Based on a quintessential Chinese restaurant order, No. 17 Orange Chicken IPA combines citrus and spice for a flavourful IPA! We used two kinds of orange peel for a citrusy punch, and dried sichuan pepper to give a slight spice on the end of every sip. (No chickens were used in the process!)

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Jordan From Jordan

ABV: 6.0% | 20 IBU
Released June 2019,
with Carakale Brewing Co, Jordan

An invigorating saison brewed with a spice blend traditionally used in Bedouin tea: desert sage, cinnamon bark, star anise and cardamom pods.

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Pineapple Under the Tea

ABV: 4.8% | 3 IBU
Released May 2019,
with Breakside Brewery Portland

A sour beer with additions of pineapple and Chinese black tea. Brisk acidity, invigorating tonic, elegant tea cake flavors.

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Barrel Aged Mulberry Sour

ABV: 6.0% | 0 IBU
Released December 2018, 
with NBeer China

This creation balances the acidity of a kettle sour with the ripe and juicy flavors of fresh-pressed mulberry fruit. It was then aged in red wine barrels for over 6 months for further notes of dark fruit and light oak. A delcious sour beer perfect for cooler temperatures!

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Boys II the Yard

ABV: 7%  | 0 IBU
Released December 2018,
with Mondo Brewing and
Dudda’s Tun Cider UK

Extra Pale, Wheat, Oats and Lactose provide the base. Jona Prince and Gala apples in the boil, bittered with Hallertau Blanc. Mosaic and Nelson Sauvin added for flavor addition. Cinnamon, goji berries and vanilla in the whirlpool. Fermented with a Vermont Ale yeast strain. Refermented on yellow peaches. Hallertau Blanc, Mosaic and Nelson Sauvin dry hop for aroma.

 

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Made in China

ABV: 6% | 20 IBU
Released December 2018, 
with To Øl Copenhagen

A follow-up to our “Made in Denmark” collaboration brewed in Copenhagen, this fusion between a witbier and an IPA boasts a silky-smooth body due to the inclusion of flaked wheat, but zaps the palate with a zesty kick of Lemondrop hops and fresh kumquat fruit. Each sip is rounded off by a blend of sweet-tart rosehips and floral chamomile prepared by Christian Gadient, head chef of BRUS.

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Skógarferð

ABV: 5.5% | 20 IBU
Released December 2018, 
with Kex Brewing Iceland

Icelandic Sour Ale with foraged pine shoots, arctic thyme, angelica seed, and geothermal salt.

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Delights and Sorrows

ABV: 7.0% | n/a IBU
Released November 2018, 
with Stone Brewing USA

“Tong Gan Gong Ku” is a Chinese saying that roughly translates “to share sweetness and bitterness”, or rather – to face the highs and lows, the delights and sorrows. At 京A we’re honored to be the first Chinese craft brewery to collaborate with Stone Brewing. So to China’s craft beer drinkers, we’d like to salute you with this beer. Together, through highs and lows, we look forward to bringing you sweetness and bitterness in equal measure, and opening more eyes to great beer – Cheers and Ganbei!

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Black Tentacle

ABV: 11%  |  50 IBU
Released November 2018, 
with Barnaby Struve Sweden

The wall couldn’t keep out this monster! We brewed this menacing imperial stout in collaboration with Barnaby Struve, a brooding brewer from Gothenberg’s Stigbergets Bryggeri. It fills the glass a bottomless ink-black with rich brown head. Pull it in for a sip to let it smack you across the face with a heavy hand of chocolate, bourbon, oak, and earthy hops.

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Early Morning Regrets

ABV: 12.6% | 35 IBU
Released October 2018, 
with Põhjala Estonia

The follow up to our first collaboration with Põhjala, Late Night Date. A Bourbon Barrel-aged Imperial Stout with Bourbon Barrel-aged coffee beans from China’s Yunnan province.

 

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YellowFeber

ABV: 8% | 50 IBU
Released October 2018, 
with Brewski Sweden

Brewed in collaboration with our Swedish friends at Brewski for this year’s 8×8 Brewing Project. A continuation of their flagship “Feber” series of IPAs that are dosed with a crazy amount of fruit (MangoFeber, PassionFeber, etc… ), this hazy New England DIPA is loaded with tropical hops and a big addition of fresh-pressed pineapple juice.

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Yangmei Sour

ABV: 5% | 20 IBU
Released October 2018, 
with Trip Smith Guiyang

A collaboration brew with Trip Smith from Guiyang. This beer uses a variety of fruity, citrusy hops and an infusion of fresh Yangmei, or Yumberry. This local Chinese fruit combines the sweetness of strawberries with a tartness reminiscent of pomegranate seeds, emphasized further by a light blend of kettle-soured ale.

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Ice Ice Baby

ABV: 6.6%  |  40 IBU
Released May 2018,
with Yakima Chief Hops USA 

A 100% Cryo Hop IPA made in partnership with YCH (Yakima Chief – Hopunion). Cryo hops are the concentrated lupulin of whole-leaf hops, separated at extremely low temperatures to preserve the aromatic hop components and remove most of the vegetal leafy matter. For this beer we used Citra and Loral varietals imparting notes of juicy lychee, grapefruit, lemon zest, piney hop resin, and a hint of black pepper.

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Sky Temple

ABV: 6.9% | 6 IBU
Released March 2018, 
with Black Project Denver

This beer is a custom-blend of lambic-inspired traditional spontaneous ale that was re-fermented with dried Hawthorne berries direct from China. Pink, tart, and fruity, but still showcasing a depth of flavor and complexity that can only come from spontaneous fermentation.

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Chun Pear Saison

ABV: 5.5% | 20 IBU
Released March 2018,
with NBeer China

Brightly floral, fruity and crisp, this springtime saison was blended with the juice of fresh Xinjiang pears and a pinch of cardamom. The first in a two-part collaboration series with NBeer – look out for the next one (a dark ale) in Fall 2018!

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Electric Avenue

ABV: 6.5% | 45 IBU
Released December 2017,
with Mondo Brewing UK

A collaboration with Mondo Brewing Company from London. We took a quintessentially British brown ale brewed with low-bitterness roasted and chocolate malts, then charged it with 10,000 volts of US and Southern Hemisphere hops to jump-start your palate with bold notes of citrus and pine.

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Tomato Tamade!

ABV: 4.5% | 15 IBU
Released December 2017, 
with Gigantic Brewing Portland

Is it a fruit or is it a vegetable? Neither! It’s our latest experimental beer inspired by a beer cocktail, the Michelada… Ignore the circular logic and just drink it! This beer started life as a humble golden ale, but was transformed into a fire-breathing flavor demon through additions of tomato, lime, and chili pepper. Brewed in collaboration with Gigantic Brewing Co. from Portland, Oregon.

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Big Slice

ABV: 6.6%
Released November 2017,
with Mondo Brewing Co

Watermelon and Chen Pi infused IPA collaboration with Mondo Brewing Company.

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Happy Seasons

ABV: 6.5%
Released October 2017, 
with Cloudwater Brew UK 

Lychees your thing? Don’t miss Happy Seasons, brewed in collaboration with our friends at Cloudwater Brew Co. This IPA was made with 405kg of tinned lychees, and was lightly dry hopped with Citra.

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Late Night Date

ABV: 9% | 35 IBU
Released October 2017,
with Põhjala Estonia

A rich baltic porter infused with dates and figs smoked on lychee and applewood. Brewed in collaboration with Põhjala from Tallinn, Estonia.

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Mixed Culture Revolution

ABV: 6%
Released October 2017,
with Holy Mountain WA

 

A collaboration with Holy Mountain (Seattle, WA) for the 2017 8×8 Brewing Project. A mixed fermentation saison with an addition of fresh Kumquats.

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Zhang Zishi

ABV: 6.8%
Released September 2017,
with Monday Night Brewing

Barrel demented hefeweizen with Brett/Szechuan peppercorns. Made in collaboration with Monday Night Brewing.

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Mead Me in the Middle (Kingdom)

ABV: 9% | 20 IBU
Released September 2017, 
with Denali Brewing Alaska

A collaboration with Denali Brewing from Talkeetna, Alaska on their first visit to Beijing. We brewed a type of mead known as braggot, a style that’s like a halfway point between mead and beer as it’s brewed with both honey and barley malt. Shangrila Farms Chasteberry Honey from Mentagou, a protected ecological area west of Beijing, and Nelson Sauvin hops combine for rich floral notes and a semi-sweet finish.

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Hop into Houhai

ABV: 6.2% | 35 IBU
Released August 2017, 
with No. 18 Wuhan

A mouth-puckering IPA brewed with Australian and New Zealand hops and then soured for a surprising combination of tartness and hop bitterness. Bright and juicy, with notes of tropical fruit, citrus, and black pepper. Brewed in collaboration with Wuhan’s No. 18 Brewing.

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Han Meimei

ABV: 6% | 20 IBU
Released July 2017,
with imbeer China

An experimental brew featuring organic raspberries from Yinchan and cardamom, made in partnership with imbeer. This is the first publicly-available beer fermented with the new BE-134 Saison yeast, which lends aromas of fruit tree blossoms and cloves. On the palate, the tart raspberries mingle with the sweet spice of the cloves, ending with a refreshingly dry finish.

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Guo Zao Breakfast Stout

ABV: 6.8%  |  40 IBU
Released June 2017,
with No. 18 Wuhan

An American-style stout with rich notes of nuts and chocolate. Brewed in collaboration with Number 18 Brewing on our recent visit to Wuhan, Guo Zao is the local phrase for eating breakfast, and this beer includes additions of black sesame and sticky rice, key ingredients in some of Wuhan’s famous morning snacks like Reganmian (hot dry noodles), Tofu-skin Rolls and Wuhan-style Shao Mai.

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Dualistic Oversimplification Szechuan Sour

ABV: 5% | 15 IBU
Released May 2017, 
with Pasteur Street Vietnam

This beer is one half of a two-part series we’ve brewed in collaboration with Vietnam’s Pasteur Street Brewing: Two diametrically opposed beers – a kettle sour and a stout – both featuring the same three special ingredients: cocoa nibs, dried tangerine peel, and Sichuan pepper. A tart ale with a bright floral aroma and notes of sweet citrus on the palate. Subtle nutty notes and a spicy mala buzz emerge in the finish.

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Duck Rye’der

ABV: 7.2% | 52 IBU
Released April 2017, 
with Against the Grain KY

A Rye IPA conditioned on charred Jujube wood, brewed in collaboration with Louisville KY’s Against The Grain Brewery. Wood from the Jujube (Chinese date tree) is traditionally burned for roasting Beijing duck, and in this beer it envelops hoppy notes of spices and grapefruit with a layer of sweet fragrant smoke.

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Pineapple Cake Pale Ale

ABV: 5.5% | 16 IBU
Released March 2017, 
with Taihu Brewing Taipei

A gold-colored pale ale that opens with a burst of fresh pineapple, whose sweet and sour flavor balances with citrus and passionfruit notes from Riwaka hops. Taiwanese Pineapple Cakes added directly to the mash add an appropriate hint of sweetness and a biscuity finish to this cross-the-straits collaboration with Taihu Brewing from Taipei.

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Imperial Koji Saison

ABV: 14% | 25 IBU
Released December 2016, 
with Nøgne Ø Norway

In Spring 2015, Alex and Kris traveled to Grimstad, Norway, to brew this radical collaboration with our good friend Kjetil. Together, we created this Imperial Saison brewed with fresh koji from Nøgne Ø’s sake brewery, aged Chinese orange peel brought from the far reaches of the Orient, and a Saison/sake yeast blend. Dry, complex, umami flavors in a beer that defies definition, shocks the senses, and opens the mind to new possibilities!

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PuPu Porter

ABV: 7.4% | 45 IBU
Released December 2016,
with Nøgne Ø Norway

Our second collaboration with Norwegian craft brewery Nøgne Ø is an invigorating dark ale. We’ve layered the earthy and herbal flavors of aged Pu’er Tea from Yunnan Province over a full-bodied base of roasted malts. Moderate bittering hops allow thedistinctive character of the tea to take center stage.

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Eightfold Path Imperial Stout

ABV: 8.6% | 65 IBU
Released December 2015, 
with 10 Barrel and Elysian Brewing USA

An imperial stout featuring eight different malts, including hand-roasted Tibetan Barley, for notes of dark cocoa and coffee. Brewed in collaboration with 10 Barrel and Elysian Brewing.

*Silver Medal – 2016 Brussels Beer Challenge

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Szechuan Nectarine Gose

ABV: 4.7% | 5 IBU
Released September 2016, 
with Culmination Brewing Portland

Aromas of ripe nectarine and orange peel shine foremost with a light earthy spice of Sichuan peppercorns and a clean salinity of sea salt, which balances the mouthfeel of this around-the-globe Gose. Brewed in collaboration with Culmination Brewing in Portland.

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Buck Wild Summer Lager

ABV: 4.5% | 12 IBU
Released July 2016, 
with Harvest Brewing Chengdu

A light, crisp brew featuring Sichuanese buckwheat tea, brewed in collaboration with Chengdu Harvest Brewing Co.

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Imperial Stormtrooper Stout

ABV: 7.4% | 52 IBU
Released January 2016,
with Arrow Factory Beijing

Rather than giving you some speech filled with superfluous Star Wars innuendo and references to how we used Galaxy and Comet hops in a brew kettle far, far away… or how we turned pale malts to the dark side with a red lightsaber’s swish of Carafa 3 and Roasted Barley… we are just going to be honest. It’s an Imperial Stout. The Emperor would love it.

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Pomegranate Beijinger Weisse

ABV: 5.6% | 10 IBU
Released December 2015, 
with 10 Barrel and Elysian Brewing USA

A lactobacillus kettle sour with late additions of fresh pomegranate juice and hibiscus for a clean, tart flavor. Originally brewed in collaboration with 10 Barrel Brewing and Elysian Brewing.

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Nine Rivers Imperial Chestnut Ale

ABV: 8.6% | 40 IBU
Released November 2015, 
with Kjetil Jikiun

In the foothills of the Great Wall lies an area of farmland, known as the Nine Rivers, where the best chestnuts in China are grown. This beer, a collaboration with Norwegian brewmaster Kjetil Jikiun, features local roasted chestnuts and a strong malty backbone to help you through the cold Beijing winter.

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Hutong Clan CDA

ABV: 9% | 75 IBU
Released November 2015, 
with Boneyard Beer Oregon

This Imperial Cascadian Dark Ale brings the ruckus with an extreme dose of Pacific Northwest hops and an addition of fiery Chinese ginger. Originally brewed in collaboration with Boneyard Beer (Bend, Oregon).

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One Beer Two Systems

ABV: 5.8% | 25 IBU
Released October 2015, 
with Moonzen Brew Hong Kong

Suan Mei Tang 酸梅汤 is a traditional sour plum drink brewed by Beijingers during the hot summer months. For the first chapter of this brew at Moonzen Brewery, we took the essence of this “老北京” drink – smoked sour plums, hibiscus, hawthorn berries and dried orange peel – and infused them into a wheat beer. The second batch of this crisp, refreshing beer will be brewed in Beijing at 京A in Spring 2016, hence the name, “One Beer, Two (brewing) Systems”. 干杯!

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The Beijing Miracle

ABV: 4.44% | 24 IBU
Released June 2015,
with Great Leap, Slow Boat, NBeer,
Panda, and Arrow Factory Beijing

Beijing’s Miracle beer is a 4.44% ABV Belgian pale ale, brewed with 4.4 grams of star anise (notice a theme?), 4444 seconds on the boil, dry-hopped with 444 grams of German Comet Hops for a finish of 24 IBU. Fruity and spicy notes from the Belgium style yeast, and a black berry and black currant hop aroma, Beijing’s first Collaboration beer is dank, fruity and unique.

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Jasmine Tea Bock

ABV: 6.8%
Released May 2015, 
with Bierfabrik Berlin

A collaboration brew with Bierfabrik in Berlin. Light hoppy citrus on the nose with a pleasant subtle jasmine tea infusion and light hoppy finish.

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Frenchie’s Mom Summer Saison

ABV: 6.4% | 22 IBU
Released May 2015, 
with The Brew Shanghai

A collaboration between 京A and The Brew. The peppery character of this French-style saison is complemented by subtle hints of lavender and rose.

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Emperor’s Horses

ABV: 5.3% | 30 IBU
Released June 2014, 
with Boxing Cat Shanghai

A collaboration between 京A and Boxing Cat Brewery, this crisp pilsner features fruity aromas from New Zealand hops and lychee fruit additions.

Seasonal & Small Batch

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Happy Farmhouse

ABV: 7.8%

Based on a Belgian beer style brewed by farmers in the fall and aged through winter, this Osmanthus-enriched saison was fermented with a mix of Brettanomyces, Saccharomyces and Lactobacillus. The vastness of the earth comes through in funky notes of fresh barnyard. A floral essence evokes sunny harvest days, leading to a dry and crisp finish.

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Old School

ABV: 5.0%

Our very own time-honored brand of bingeable, retro goodness. Old School keeps it all classic – it’s a Vienna Lager with a smooth, medium-bodied mouthfeel and a crisp finish. A timeless beer for nostalgic evenings.

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Slacker

ABV: 0.5%

A laid-back low-alcohol beer with all of the hops and none of the hangover. In Chinese, “touching fish” refers to stealthy, tactical slacking off on the job. Just like this deceptive 0.5% sipper that feels like a busy hazy IPA, complete with juicy tropical fruit aromas. A few pints deep, and you can still get right back to work. Or to slacking.

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Imperial Yunnan Coffee Stout

ABV: 10%

A delightful beer for frightful weather. Dark, sweet, boozy and overloaded with roasted malts, this invigorating imperial stout was aged on Jim Beam bourbon barrel oak for three months. Beijing’s own Daxiao Coffee supplied the Yunnan coffee beans added during conditioning, which come through in strong notes of chocolate, mocha and vanilla.

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Yuzu Xanadu

ABV: 5.6%

The latest in our Xanadu series of Berliner Weisse-style sours features generous additions of fresh yuzu. This pale straw ale was soured with the use of lactobacillus for bright tart citrus notes, a sparkling mouthfeel and low hop bitterness.

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Heaven on Earth

ABV: 8%

A sinfully decadent salted dark chocolate sour that opens with velvety notes of mocha, oozes with black forest flavors and ends with light notes of cherry and a nice acidity. Transcendentally delicious.

Untitled Brett IPA

[Untitled] IPA #1

ABV: 6.0%

A mysterious IPA that’s not in any beer catalog. Brewed with the tempestuous, unpredictable funk of Brett wild yeast, this IPA balances floral, fruity, leathery and barnyard aromas with a dry finish that tingles with pleasing notes of spice.

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A’Chen

ABV: 4.5%

A zesty wheat beer “wet-hopped” with a fresh harvest of Xinhui tangerine peels from Guangdong. Big citrus hits and a hazy body combine to provide mimosa-like refreshment.

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Hokkaido Classic

ABV: 5.0%

A refreshing lager featuring quirky Japanese Sorachi Ace hops and sushi rice in the grain bill! The hops bring notes of dill and lemon, while the rice adds a smooth, creamy mouthfeel. Crisp and bright like a Hokkaido sunset.

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Mango Nectar

ABV: 5%

A thick, creamy fruit smoothie beer with a slightly tart finish. Part of our ‘Nectar’ series, this beer features a Berliner Weisse base fermented with over 100kg of fresh mangos puree, then conditioned on Madagascar vanilla beans. Extreme tropical fruit flavours meet velvety mouthfeel for a summery drink like no other.

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Jing-A-Ling Christmas Ale

ABV: 8.6%

Good things come to those who wait, especially around Christmas. The 2020 edition of our annual festive beer is a sumptuous spiced brown ale brewed with lots of caramel and roasted malts, then aged on fresh orange peel, nutmeg, cinnamon and clove. Sip slowly for an intense warm glow, and drink deep for holiday cheer!

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Change of Plans

ABV: 6% | 45 IBU

A quick-thinking IPA for these unpredictable times, brewed with a combination of Hallertau Blanc, Cascade and Nelson Sauvin hops. Every sip is a compelling plot twist, starting with bright notes of white wine grapes leading to zesty fruit notes, and closing with an earthy hop bitterness

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Get Toasted

ABV: 5.5%

A pale stout that pours a summery gold. Lush notes of dark chocolate, coffee and vanilla meet ample additions of roasted marshmallow and biscuit malt. A beer for tall tales and nighttime adventures on the wild Wall.

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Mango Coco Sago NEIPA

ABV: 8.0% | 50 IBU

Inspired by the popular Chinese dessert of the same name, we brewed a hazy New England-style IPA with tons of fresh mango and toasted coconut. Welcoming fruit aromas, smooth tropical flavours and a mellow touch of hop bitterness make for a pour as comforting as pudding.

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Jingdao

ABV: 5.0% | 40 IBU

This is 京A’s return to the roots – paying our dues by settling the pils. Jingdao is a classic old-school Bohemian-style pilsner, refreshing and supremely drinkable. 100% German malts provide toasty richness, while Czech Saaz hops bring rounded hop flavors and a crisp, clean finish.

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Boy Toy

 ABV: 5.0%

Brewed with the three-chord rhythm of Mosaic, Motueka and Cascade hops, this session IPA deceives with the subtle sweetness of candy floss and Madagascar vanilla before blowing off the roof with fruity notes and explosive flavors. Brewed in collaboration with SUBS, an iconic Beijing DIY punk band.

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Chou Jiao

ABV: 8.5% 丨 30 IBU

Durian’s infamous stench and famous taste come together in a velvety, creamy Baltic porter with notes of chocolate and roasted coffee. Toasted coconut flakes add a touch of sweetness to a deep, dark, rich pour. A regal, all-consuming experience befitting the King of Fruits.

 

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Lola

 ABV: 6.0% 丨 15 IBU

A special brew to celebrate the birth of 京A laoban Alex’s second daughter, this is a joyous citrus and lemongrass saison with a tingle of green Sichuan pepper. This farmhouse ale pours a warm summery gold and was dry-hopped with Sorachi Ace hops to emphasize its zesty citrus bouquet.

Hibiscus Smash

Hibiscus Smash

ABV: 5.6% | 0 IBU

A light and refreshing apple cider featuring an addition of hibiscus flowers. The infusion gives a beautiful blush of color and adds a tart twist to the dry and sparkling finish.

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Qu Brew(2019)

ABV: 8.0% | 20 IBU

A sour ale fermented with the use of Qu, the starting agent for China’s national spirit – Baijiu. This year’s batch features tangy notes of stone fruit, sweet tangerine, and a hint of clove-like spices.

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Yizhihe

ABV: 4.5% | 40 IBU

Translating as “drink all day”, this session IPA features a globe-trotting trio of hops from the US (Zythos), Australia (Ella), and Germany (Mandarina Bavaria). It treads lightly with a crisp mouthfeel and low ABV, while still packing massive flavors of tropical fruit, grapefruit, and hoppy pine.

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Yě (Cherry)

ABV: 5.2% | 20 IBU

We’re excited to be releasing the second beer from our Yě (wild) series of sour beers. Fermented with a mixed culture of Brett, Pedio, and Lacto, this batch was then aged for several months on french oak and an addition of montmorency cherries from the USA.

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ABV: 5.2% | 20 IBU

Yĕ | adj | Wild, feral, untamed, unrestrained

Our lambic-inspired wild ale – brewed with a high proportion of raw wheat, fermented with a mixed culture of Brett, Pedio, and Lacto, and aged for several months on french oak and cherries. It pours a ripe pink blush in the glass. Mouth-puckering tartness is complemented by notes of sweet-tart cherries and a funky, sparkling dry finish.

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Thicker Than Water

ABV: 5.0% | 40 IBU

This west coast pale ale left our brewery with a healthy transfusion of blood orange! Juicy citrus notes bounce from the aroma and roll right onto your palate from a balanced base of caramel malt with Cascade and Mosaic hops.

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Suan La Tang

ABV: 5.0% | 15 IBU

A sour and spicy gose brewed with heaven facing chili peppers, fresh ginger, and a pinch of sea salt. Tart aromas of citrus and ginger, a spicy twist on the palate, and a crisp and dry finish.

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One Hop Policy- Lumberjack

ABV: 5.5% | 40 IBU

A single-hop hazy pale ale brewed exclusively with Lumberjack hops grown in the Fraser Valley of British Columbia, Canada. This new hop strain from BC Hop Co. gives the beer a piney bitterness with notes of sweet citrus, melon, and floral aromas.

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Guava Xanadu

ABV: 5.6% | 20 IBU

The latest brew in our “Xanadu” series, this super-tropical sour wheat beer features a big dose of tangy guava nectar. It’s the perfect sipper for cooling off in the mid-summer heat – Hawaiian shirt optional!

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Death by Guava

ABV: 7.0% | 50 IBU

This IPA features a blend of tropical aroma hops that complement the plush flavor of a big addition of fresh guava juice.

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Death by Passionfruit

ABV: 4.7% | 40 IBU

A straw-colored hazy pale ale infused with fresh passionfruit. This beer was heavily dry-hopped to impart juicy hop aromas and flavors that can stand up to the fruit’s tropical tartness. Enjoy this small-batch brew while it’s fresh and still on tap. It’s drinkable we think there’s no chance it will last longer than Beijing’s brief window of Spring.

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Caonimei IPA

ABV: 6.0% | 40 IBU

A bright ruby IPA brewed with fresh strawberry juice, vanilla, oats and lactose. A sweet aroma of berries and cream gives way to a mix of tropical fruit and balancing bitterness from an intense dry hopping of New World and American hops.

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Black Cat Lager

ABV: 4.8% | 30 IBU

A classic schwarzbier, crisp and easy-drinking with a hint of coffee & chocolate from the inclusion of roasted malt. As Deng would say, it doesn’t matter if it’s a light beer or dark beer so long as it gets the job done.

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Banana Bomb

ABV: 5.0% | 12 IBU

A traditional German style Hefeweizen with big aromas of banana and a little spicy clove which comes from that particular yeast’s fermentation. Pours cloudy gold with a fluffy white head and a smooth & creamy body from the high proportion of wheat malt.

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80/20 IPA

ABV: 6.5% | 45 IBU

Packed with 80% Mosaic and Palisade cryo hops and 20% Simcoe T95 pellets, this 6.5% hazy NE IPA blows the senses with notes of tropical fruit, tangerine, and piney hop resin. A collaboration between Jing-A Brewing Co and Yakima Hop Chief.

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One Hop Policy- Nelson Sauvin

ABV: 5.5% | 40 IBU

The first One Hop Policy beer puts the spotlight on Nelson Sauvin, a hop grown in New Zealand whose name derives from the Sauvignon Blanc grape. While most IPAs use several aroma and bittering hops to create a distinctive hoppy blend, limiting ourselves to just one hop allows the drinker to experience the flavor of that particular hop in isolation and better appreciate its unique character.

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Yellow Mountain Radler

ABV: 3.5% | 10 IBU

No one knows how many bicycles there are in Beijing, but there’s no doubt it’s a huge number, and these days colorful mountains of bikes are sprouting up all over town. We brewed this refreshing radler, a mix of crisp lager with fresh lemon and ginger juice, for all the Beijingers out there cruising around on two wheels.

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One Hop Policy – Motueka

ABV: 5.5% | 45 IBU

A low-bitterness hazy pale ale brewed exclusively with Motueka hops from New Zealand. Bursting with fresh notes of sweet honeydew melon, fresh squeezed lime, and a light floral finish.

Lulu Almond Porter

Lulu Almond Porter

ABV: 5.5% | 15 IBU

Draw in a deep breath to be fully immersed in this beer’s rich aroma of sweet almond milk. After a sip, additional notes of toffee and lightly roasted nuts emerge, complemented by mild hop bitterness and a smooth finish.

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What About Mi?

ABV: 6% | 0 IBU

A sparkling sour mijiu (glutinous rice wine) that was fermented with a blend of brewer’s yeast, wild yeast and bacteria, and aged on mulberries and jujube dates for three months. Opens with juicy aromas of tart berries and stone fruit. Light-bodied and smooth with a hint of rice sweetness and a dry, sparkling finish.

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Milk Tea IPA

ABV: 6% | 45 IBU

A low-bitterness IPA bursting with bright floral & citrus flavours of Columbus & Galaxy Hops. This beer was brewed with additions of Jasmine Tea & Lactose(the sugar found in milk), which give it an exceptionally smooth & well-rounded finish.

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Beijing Kush

ABV: 6.5% | 60 IBU

This West Coast-style IPA was brewed with a massive dose of Australian and New Zealand hops to smother you with a balanced blend of sticky pine resin, stone fruit, spice, and citrus. Hop lovers will happily dive head-first into the dankness!

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‘Tis the Saison

ABV: 6.5% | 20 IBU

A holiday farmhouse ale brewed with cardamom, fresh grapefruit and jasmine tea. Rich gold in color with notes of lightly toasted malt sweetness, jasmine flowers, spices and citrus peel.

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Culture Clash

ABV: 6.5% | 30 IBU (One-Off)

Brewer’s yeast comes to grips with its wild cousin Brett in this modern take on a Belgian Pale Ale. This beer was dry-hopped with a blend of old-world and new-world hops, so give your glass a swirl and enjoy rich tangerine and tropical fruit aromas bursting out from the grassy base notes.

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Liangban Jinju

ABV: 6% | 20 IBU

A light-bodied and tart mixed-fermentation gose. We conditioned this brew on fresh cilantro, lemongrass and kumquats for a mix of bright citrus and peppery herbal notes, tied together with a pinch of sea salt.

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Winter Solstice

ABV: 8.7% | 25 IBU

British Strong Ale inspired by the Winter Solstice – the coldest and darkest day of the year. Dark mahogany in color with a malty aroma which holds notes of dried fruit, nuts and caramel. A flavorful and rich brew originally created by Yukun – the winner of the 6th Beijing Homebrew Competition in Summer 2017.

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Big Brother Baltic Porter

ABV: 8% | 35 IBU

Gaze into this ominously dark and full-bodied brew and you might feel it watching you back. Pours a shade just shy of black with a thick brown head and a flavor dominated by toasted and roasted malts, with rich notes of dark chocolate, blackcurrant and licorice.

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Bière de Guard

ABV: 8%  |  25 IBU

An easy-drinking ale based on a rustic French Bière de Garde, which translates to beer for keeping… in our case, keeping the neighborhood safe! Twelve months of cold-conditioning have allowed its spicy and fruity malt character to rise to occasion. It rounds off each sip with a satisfied nod of hop bitterness and a finish as clean as the new Sanlitun bar street.

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Pai Huanggua

ABV: 5%  |  20 IBU

A super-refreshing gose (sour wheat ale) inspired by the classic Chinese appetizer of the same name, meaning Smashed Cucumber. Brewed with heaps of freshly crushed cucumber juice and a hint of sea salt to brighten the flavor. It’s the perfect beer for cooling off in the heat of Beijing summer!

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Suan Mei Tang

ABV: 5.8%  |  25 IBU

Suan Mei Tang is a traditional sour plum drink popular in Beijing during the hot summer months.  We took the essence of this drink – hibiscus, hawthorn berries and dried orange peel – and infused it into a refreshing bright-purple wheat beer. You may remember the original batches of this brew, made in 2015 & 2017 as collaborations with HK’s Moonzen Brewery under the name “One Beer Two Systems”

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Jing-Eh? Golden Maple Coffee Stout

ABV: 5.5%  |  25 IBU

Brewed in celebration of Canada Day, this beer features the combination of Canadian maple syrup and Chinese coffee beans from Yunnan to impart the roasted notes typical of a stout while keeping the beer a sunny golden hue. Enjoy it with a hearty breakfast of Canadian bacon and maple-glazed donuts… You won’t be sorry!

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Wa Sai-son

ABV: 6.6% | 20 IBU

A straw-colored saison featuring notes of spice and citrus from zesty grains of paradise and coriander seed. With low hop bitterness from a mix of Asian and European hops and fruity, spicy aromas from the Belgian saison yeast.

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Table Beer (Batch 1)

ABV: 3.5% | 10 IBU

Exclusively available at 京A Brewpub Xingfucun, this brew packs a big flavor for its low ABV. Inspired by traditional French and Belgian table beers enjoyed at meals. In our first rendition, a refreshing tartness helps cut through the rich and smoky flavors of our BBQ, while lightly toasted malt and gentle aroma hops will have you coming back for more.

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Death by Mango IPA

ABV: 7% | 50 IBU

Our first foray into blending fresh fruit with hops, this NE-style IPA features a combination of tropical aroma hops to complement the plush flavor of a big addition of fresh mango.

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Day Day Hop

ABV: 5% | 35 IBU

We added more hops than in any previous brew to bring you this hazy NE-style pale ale. A huge dose of Southern Hemisphere hops shine with notes of bright citrus and stone fruit, with a backdrop of resinous, spicy hops from the US.

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Lychee Xanadu

ABV: 5.6% | 20 IBU

This cloudy straw-colored ale was soured with lactobacillus and infused with loads of juicy Chinese Lychees. The enticing flavor of white peach and lychee is balanced by a refreshing tartness and a sparkling, semi-sweet finish.
*Silver – International Beer Cup 2018

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Beibingyang Summer Wheat

ABV: 4.8% | 15 IBU

A fluffy and refreshing summer ale brewed with wheat malt and candied orange peel for pleasant notes of citrus zest, orange blossom and apricot. Mildly hopped with a mix of German and American hops for a smooth, clean finish.

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Z-Visa

ABV: 5% | 35 IBU

A quaffable take on our Worker’s Pale Ale brewed with Zythos hops, a college diploma, 2 years of work experience, and no criminal record or adjuncts. Pours light copper in color, with brilliant clarity and a dense white head. Grassy, spicy and resinous hop aromas rest on a base of biscuity, lightly caramelized malts.

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Enlightenment

ABV: 8% | 64 IBU

An ink-black imperial stout brewed with roasted barley from the Tibetan Highlands. A generous dose of New World hops strikes a balance with its rich malt base, resulting in luscious flavors of cocoa and freshly ground black pepper, with a hint of liquorice and lemon zest in the finish.

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Lychee Chabuduo IPA

ABV: 5% | 45 IBU

This pale-straw session IPA was brewed with fresh lychee fruit, whose delicate flavor is complemented by hoppy notes of freshly crushed white grapes. Its moderate bitterness and crisp, dry finish, means you won’t regret going back for more to get the job done!

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Spring Blizzard IPA

ABV: 6.8% | 55 IBU

Inspired by the storms of white catkin-fluff that hit Beijing every Spring, this pale straw-colored IPA is light, dry, and unfiltered. Fresh hop aromas of citrus and melon intermingle with an infusion of jasmine green tea for a crisp, lasting finish.

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Mijiaya Neolithic Ale

ABV: 3.7%

A 5000 year-old recipe for sour ale recreated with the help of Archaeologists at Stanford and the Shaanxi Institute of Archaeology. Based on their findings at the Mijiaya dig site in Shaanxi province – the earliest evidence of barley-based brewing in China – this beer was made with broomcorn millet, barley, mountain yam, and Job’s tears, plus hawthorn fruit, lily bulb, honey, and snake gourd root… all ingredients available to the ancient brewers of the late Yangshao period (3400 to 2900 B.C.). It was then soured with wild yeast collected on a farm in northern Shaanxi. Brewed without hops, this beer has an effervescent lemon tartness that cuts through the sweet and earthy flavors of its ancient fermentables.

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Qu Brew (2015)

ABV: 12% | 30 IBU

A Belgian dark strong ale Brewed with red sorghum and qu, the fermentation agent used to make China’s favorite spirit – baijiu. notes of dark fruit, raisins, and spice.

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Laobaixing

ABV: 4.5% | 30 IBU

A beer for the masses that originated during the Gold Rush of the late 1800’s. The California Common was brewed in shallow open vessels to control fermentation temperatures in the era before refrigeration. Enjoy our modern take on this amber, full-bodied beer with herbal and earthy hop bitterness and a toasty, malt-forward palate.

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Galactic Haze IPA

ABV: 7.2% | 50 IBU

A cloudy, straw-colored IPA that blasts off with intense notes of key lime and passionfruit. The palate reveals a bold hop character, where bitterness blends with earthy, spicy hints of black pepper and lightly toasted malt. The crisp, dry finish leads you right back for another sip.

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Huamei Gose

ABV: 6.5% | 25 IBU

Our take on the German sour beer known as Gose includes a big addition of Huamei – dried and salted Chinese plums. This wheat beer strikes the perfect balance between tartness and sweet fruit, tied together with a brightening pinch of salt.

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Pomelo Xanadu

ABV: 5.5% | 15 IBU

The latest in our “Xanadu” series of Berliner Weisse-style beers. This pale straw ale has been soured with the use of lactobacillus and infused with loads of painstakingly pressed pomelo juice for big tart citrus notes, a sparkling mouthfeel and low hop bitterness.

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Jasmine Tea Xanadu

ABV: 5.5% | 15 IBU

A Berliner Weisse-style ale brewed with an addition of jasmine blossom infused green tea. The nose offers floral followed by subtle notes of green tea on the tart and refreshing palate.

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Yunnan Coffee Stout

ABV: 8.6% | 65 IBU

An invigorating imperial stout brewed with hand-roasted Goodworks Coffee from Ning’er County, Yunnan Province.

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Ale to the Chief

ABV: 5.5% | 32 IBU

In this brew inspired by the White House Honey Ale, Amber and Biscuit malts combine with Kent Goldings hops for a “fair and balanced” flavor. We couldn’t sneak into Obama’s apiary in the Rose Garden, so instead we’ve used the finest Pomegranate Blossom Honey from our friends at Shangrila Farms.

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Dongbei IPA

ABV: 8% | 55 IBU

This beer's all about the fresh, unfiltered aroma, so pull it in close and drown your nose in a juicy spill of tangerine, peach, guava, and mango. With a pillowy-soft mouthfeel and light bitterness, this beer goes down surprisingly easy for a hop-bomb.

A hazy and intensely dry-hopped Northeast-style IPA. This beer’s all about the fresh, unfiltered aroma, so pull it in close and drown your nose in a juicy spill of tangerine, peach, guava, and mango. With a pillowy-soft mouthfeel and light bitterness, this beer goes down surprisingly easy for a hop-bomb.

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Fist Lite

ABV: 4% | 40 IBU

A crisp, easy-drinking session beer inspired by our best-selling Flying Fist IPA, packing the same tropical/citrus hoppy punch but at a lower ABV.

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Ber Bang Bitter

ABV: 4% | 20 IBU

A sessionable English Bitter with biscuit malt notes and mild hopping. As our ge’mers say, this beer’s not just good, it’s ber bang!

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Fifth Ring Red

ABV: 7% | 50 IBU

With a rich backbone of five malts – representing the five ring roads that encircle central Beijing – this Red IPA hits with a truckload of floral, grassy, and citrusy hops.

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Watermelon Xanadu

ABV: 5.6% | 10 IBU

A refreshing Berliner Weisse brewed with the best local Watermelons from

Daxing and a hint of hibiscus, for a big melon kick and a dry, tart finish.
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Jing-Eh? Maple Saison

ABV: 6.2% | 25 IBU

Just in time for Canada Day, our limited release 京Eh? Maple Saison is a rustic farmhouse ale with a Canadian twist from 100% pure maple syrup. A refreshing Summer beer with light peppery notes and a sweet maple finish. Sounds pretty good… eh?

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YKL Session IPA

ABV: 4.5% | 40 IBU

A summertime session ale brewed exclusively for our Hop Project Takeover on Yongkang Lu.

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Raspberry Passion Xanadu

ABV: 5.6% | 10 IBU

A Berliner Weisse with late additions of raspberry and passionfruit for a dry & tart kick.

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Gaige Kaifang

ABV: 12% | 100 IBU

A revolution is brewing! Gaige Kaifang refers to “Reform and Opening Up”, the program of economic reform that China initiated in the late 1970s. Inspired by the breakneck growth and development of Chinese craft beer, we brewed this unfiltered Triple IPA to reform your palate and open up your mind to new hoppy possibilities. Pale gold with notes of bitter orange marmalade, grapefruit peel, black pepper and licorice. On the palate, resinous hops and a spicy bite of alcohol rule over the rich and chewy malt.

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Mikayla

ABV: 6% | 20 IBU

A Spring Saison celebrating the birth of Alex’s daughter Mikayla! Featuring grains of paradise, magnolia flower, and coriander seed.

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Party Beer Helles

ABV: 4.8% | 20 IBU (Summer)

It’s time to party like helles! A refreshing single-hop Helles lager brewed with Saaz hops and light malts. Perfect for a long Summer afternoon session in the ‘Jing.

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Suan Ge Pi (酸个啤)

ABV: 5.6% | 20 IBU

A sour fermented with Belgian yeast and dry-hopped with Motueka and Nelson Sauvin hops from New Zealand for massive floral, fruity, and hoppy notes, and a puckering tart finish.
*Asia Beer Cup 2017 Gold Medal

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Frostbite Winter IPA

ABV: 5.5% | 45 IBU

A great winter warmer that’s guaranteed to drive the chill out. Caramel malts combine with Simcoe and Nugget hops for a full-flavored winter brew with a hoppy bite.

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Qu Brew (2016)

ABV: 6.3% | 15 IBU

Our second experiment brewing with the key ingredients of Baijiu, China’s national spirit. Brewed with red sorghum and kettle soured with Qu from a baijiu distillery in Inner Mongolia.

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El Hefe

ABV: 8% | 25 IBU

Launched in celebration of Mexican Oktoberfest, this high-gravity hefeweizen starts off with aromas of bananas and cloves; wheat, sweetness, and spice on the palate; and a kick of alcohol at the finish.

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Full Moon Farmhouse Ale

ABV: 6.2% | 20 IBU

A Belgian Saison farmhouse-style ale originally brewed for China's Mid-Autumn Festival, featuring infused Sweet Osmanthus flower (Gui Hua, a traditional mooncake ingredient) and earthy undertones of Sichuan pepper.

A farmhouse ale originally brewed to celebrate China’s Mid-Autumn festival. On the nose, this beer features the sweet Osmanthus flower (Gui Hua, a traditional mooncake ingredient). Earthy, peppery undertones of Sichuan peppercorn mingle with sweet malt for a silky mouthfeel and an off-dry finish.

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Black Velvet Vanilla Stout

ABV: 6.2% | 15 IBU

Chocolate, coffee, and roasted flavors from the malt combine with the essence of Papua New Guinea vanilla beans aged in Town Branch bourbon.

Our year-round stout seduces with a decadent bouquet of bourbon-soaked vanilla beans. Velvety-smooth flavors of chocolate and coffee lead on to a touch of roasted malt bitterness in a lasting finish.

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Lucky 8 Lager

ABV: 6.5% | 50 IBU (Winter/Spring)

An auspiciously hoppy India Pale Lager we brew each winter to celebrate Chinese New Year. This beer hits with a big citrus kick from an addition of fresh pomelo, the fruit of abundance. American and New World hops lend bitterness and floral, citrus, and tropical fruit notes that shine through in the crisp lager finish.

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Beijing Bikini Watermelon Wheat

ABV: 4.5% | 15 IBU (Summer)

Nothing beats hot summer days in the ‘Jing like a cold beer and a nice slice of watermelon. So we thought – why not have the best of both worlds?! We load our Beijing Bikini Watermelon Wheat with the best local watermelons from Daxing to create a crisp summer brew with a watermelon kick and a dry, sparkling finish.

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Über-Jing Oktoberfest Lager

ABV: 6.5% | 25 IBU (Early Fall)

A full-bodied, toasty Oktoberfest lager brewed in the German Märzen tradition. Vienna and Pilsener malts balance with Hallertauer Tradition hops for a true taste of the old world. Prost!

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Guizhou Smoked Chili Porter

ABV: 6.4% | 25 IBU (Fall/Winter)

A beer so smoky, we shouldn’t let it inside of our taproom. Beechwood smoked malt combines with the warming chili spice and fruity notes of smoked dried chili peppers sourced from Guizhou province in southwestern China.
*Asia Beer Cup 2015 Silver Medal

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Toasted Chestnut Brown Ale

ABV: 5.6% | 30 IBU (Fall/Winter)

A perfect companion for a chilly afternoon. Boasting a dark amber color, this balanced beer combines warm caramel notes with distinctly toasty flavors reminiscent of Beijing’s roadside roasted chestnuts.

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Bingtanghulu Amber Ale

ABV: 5% | 20 IBU

Our 2015 JUE brew is inspired by the famous Beijing street snack that combines the sweetness of cane sugar with the tart kick of hawthorn berries.

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Shua Ye 刷夜

ABV: 5.2% | 28 IBU

Shua Ye 刷夜” meaning literally, “to paint the town”. this beer is meant to awaken the Lao Beijing in everyone. This Golden Ale sports a warm golden hue, brought on by adding roasted sweet potato and a dash of cumin to the mash. The result is a perfectly balanced beer with a tinge of spice, smoke, and caramel notes, providing an indulgence of local flavors reminiscent of Beijing’s hutongs on a spring night.

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Urban Buzz Honey Ale

ABV: 5% | 12 IBU

Get your buzz on with this golden-hued ale brewed with fresh local honey we collected at the Shangrila Farms rooftop hives in Beijing’s 798 and Sanlitun neighborhoods. Goes down easy, with distinctive floral and spicy flavors imparted by the urban honey.

Monster-mash

Monster Mash Pumpkin Ale

ABV: 8.8% | 20 IBU (Fall)

Candied pumpkin, ginger and cinnamon – nutmeg and vanilla, all in one batch. You’ll drink it down in a flash ‘cause it’s the Monster Mash!

Jing-a-ling-Celebration-Ale

Jing-A-Ling Celebration Ale

ABV: 8% | 22 IBU

Good things come to those who wait, especially around Christmas! This Belgian-style dubbel was brewed with five spices – orange peel, coriander, ginger, nutmeg, and cloves, then matured for one year in our cellar. As you sip this dark and sultry brew get ready for a warm, intense glow induced by its high ABV. Nothing better for helping you recover from a cold, windy day in the ‘Jing.

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