Kingdom Breweries

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Kingdom Breweries
IndustryAlcoholic beverage
Founded2009
Headquarters,
Key people
Douglas Clayton (Director)
ProductsBeer
OwnerLeopard Capital, Charles Street International Holdings
Websitehttp://www.kingdombreweries.com/

Kingdom Breweries is a Cambodian craft beer brewery company founded in 2009. It is the largest craft brewery in Southeast Asia, serving as a backend production hub for over 30 craft brewers in Thailand, Hong Kong, Singapore, and the Philippines.[1] It is located in Phnom Penh, Cambodia alongside the banks of the Tonlé Sap river[1] on the north end of Cambodia's capital, and is housed in a renovated factory formerly occupied by Nestlé.

The company is co-owned by Leopard Cambodia Fund, Cambodia's first private equity fund operated by frontier markets private equity firm Leopard Capital,[2] and Charles Street International Holdings.

Kingdom launched its first beer, Clouded Leopard Pilsener in September 2010,[3] which was awarded a Belgian Monde Selection Gold Quality Award in 2011.[4]

Products[edit]

Currently, Kingdom offers four types of beer:

  • Kingdom Pilsener - a traditional pilsener (5.0% alc/vol)
  • Kingdom Dark Lager - a dark, amber coloured beer (5.0% alc/vol)
  • Kingdom Tommy Brown - a full bodied brown beer (5.8% alc/vol)
  • Kingdom White - a Belgian-style wheat beer (5.0% alc/vol)

The Taproom[edit]

The Taproom at Kingdom Breweries

The brewery has an onsite bar and lounge known as The Taproom,[5] where visitors have an opportunity to sample the brewery's variety of beers and take guided tours of the facility.[6]

Unscheduled tours of the brewery are held between 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM on Monday - Friday. Groups of 5 or more can schedule tours by appointment.

TGIF - Thank God It's Friday

On the first Friday of every month, the Taproom [7] hosts a special “TGIF” event, offering all-you-can-drink Kingdom and Indochine [8] draft beer and a burger and fries for US$12.00. The event lasts from 6:00 PM till 11:00 PM.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Price, Gemma (20 November 2011). "Cambodia: Phnom Penh's beer scene is chugging away". Articles.latimes.com. Retrieved 7 June 2016 – via LA Times.
  2. ^ Administrator. "Affiliations". Leopardasia.com. Retrieved 7 June 2016.
  3. ^ Price, Gemma (23 September 2010). "Kingdom Breweries: Cambodia's New Craft Beer". Time.com. Retrieved 7 June 2016 – via www.time.com.
  4. ^ "Home". Monde-selection.com. Retrieved 7 June 2016.
  5. ^ "Kingdom Breweries". Travelandleisureasia.com. Retrieved 7 June 2016.
  6. ^ "Very fresh and tasty beer at a reasonable price - plus river view brewpub - Review of Kingdom Breweries, Phnom Penh, Cambodia - TripAdvisor". Tripadvisor.com. Retrieved 7 June 2016.
  7. ^ https://www.facebook.com/kingdombreweries/
  8. ^ http://indochinebeer.com/