Master Gao

@ Nanjing, China

Master Gao Brewing Co. of Nanjing was founded in 2008 by “Master” Gao Yan, author of bestselling Chinese homebrewing guidebook Get Your Own Brew. The brewery is a practitioner, advocate and pusher of China’s craft beer movement. Its motto “Brew Free” has become the ideological pursuit of China’s craft beer scene. In 2012, the company’s “Baby IPA” was launched nationwide, and was regarded as a milestone and breakthrough for China’s craft beer movement. In 2016, Master Gao introduced a canned version of his Jasmine T-lager, taking Chinese craft beer to a whole new level. The company’s achievements have been featured by global media such as The Financial Times, Boston Globe, Businessweek, and China Daily. Over the past 9 years, the company has held multiple national craft beer events, including the Master Cup National Homebrew Tournament, the China Craft Beer Festival, the China International Craft Beer Expo, and many more…