With the rising thirst for quality beer in Hong Kong, it's no surprise that Hop Leaf has been the talk of the town. See what the people have been saying about us in the English and Chinese media, as well as on newsletters, blogs and beyond.
And of course we're always happy to spread the good word about great beer. For any press enquiries in English or Chinese, please contact us.
Australia Network - "Ancient Ale" (Rania Zaydan reports for Newsline with Jim Middleton - May 7, 2012) -- video profile from Beertopia (check out the full video here), including in-depth interview with Hop Leaf CEO Jeff Boda, who says:
CNNGo - "Best Hong Kong beer purveyors" (Christopher DeWolf - April 25, 2012) -- profile of the best places to procure great beer in Hong Kong, including interview with CEO Jeff Boda as well as profiles on Hop Leaf and clients Biere Von Irene and The Globe.
CNNGo - "Take the edge off at Hong Kong's first craft beer festival, 'Beertopia!'" (Christopher DeWolf - April 25, 2012) -- preview of Beertopia:
Eat & Travel Weekly 飲食男女 - "What's New: 男人味 精品黑啤" (July 6, 2012 - requires subscription) -- profile of Hop Leaf, prominently featuring the Rogue Shakespeare Oatmeal Stout:
Foodie - "Beertopia" (April 1, 2012) -- preview of Beertopia including quote from CEO Jeff Boda:
HK Magazine - "Sample craft beers at Stone's" (Yannie Chan - April 10, 2012) -- preview of our First Pour event:
Oriental Daily News 東方新聞網 - "大坑Mega爆汁漢堡" (May 28, 2012) -- review of Hop Leaf client's bar/restaurant Stone's, which also mentions the deliciousness of Hop Leaf's pairings with their awesome burgers (and the Pranqster Mussels):
RTHK 3 - "Money For Nothing: Fiscal cliff / Beer" (November 28, 2012) -- Hop Leaf CEO Jeff Boda interviewed on RTHK programme about the rise of craft beer in Hong Kong
The Sun 太陽報 - "刀鋸巨型漢堡優雅Classy" (May 23, 2012) -- another review of Stone's and Hop Leaf beer pairings:
Time Out Hong Kong - "Brilliant Brews" (Dorothy So - July 4, 2012) -- profiles of some of the top craft beers available in HK, including ones from Baird and Rogue:
Wall Street Journal Asia - "A Day for Hong Kong's Long-Suffering Lager Lovers" (Jason Chow - April 26, 2012) -- Scene Asia previews the Beertopia event and a taste of Hop Leaf beers:
Little Steps Asia - "Awesome Beer for Awesome Dads! Beer of the Month Club" (May 15, 2012) -- Little Steps suggests gift subscriptions to our Beer of the Month club for Father's Day.
NecesCity - "Unusual HK Beer Importer" (April 26, 2012) -- profile from men's lifestyle e-magazine on Hop Leaf:
Bridelicious - "Who's Got Beer?" (July 4, 2012) -- craft beer at your wedding? You betcha! We salute you, Bridelicious.
Dan & Esther - "Beertopia HK" (June 2, 2012) -- Singaporean bloggers Dan & Esther made the weekend trek to Hong Kong for Beertopia, and made a beeline straight for the Hop Leaf booth:
Geoexpat - "Craft beer / microbrewery beers in Hong Kong" (ongoing in 2012) -- ongoing thread on the availability of craft beer in Hong Kong:
Trappist Punks - "Maybe Not Today, Maybe Not Tomorrow, But Soon Maybe We'll See Dogfish Head in HK" (Michael McDonough - May 13, 2012) -- musings on Dogfish Head's expansion, and the growth of the Hong Kong craft beer scene: