First MNL Craft Beer Festival is happening at the Greenfield District

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Shout out to beer lovers out there, as the grandest local craft beer festival in the country is happening now!

The Craft Beer Association of the Philippines in partnership with Greenfield Development Corporation is holding its very first MNL Craft Beer Festival from November 30 to December 2 at Greenfield District Central Park, Shaw Blvd., Mandaluyong City, in celebration of Greenfield District’s Jazz Fest.

The three-day Craft Beer Festival is said to be the biggest gathering of all the local craft breweries in the Philippines. 32 breweries from all over the country are participating on the event.

The 1st MNL Craft Beer Festival showcases 250 local craft beer styles including home brewer’s beer; also featuring the 1st Manila Mashers Home Brew Competition.

Rare and hard-to-find beers from regional and local homebrewers are also being showcased; with some  launching their products for the very first time, including Ibalon Craft Brew from Naga City, the first craft beer from the Bicol region, Blackwhite Craft Brewery from Batangas, ABC Craft Beers from Siquijor, Baler Brewing Co., Mitchell’s Backyard Brewery, Beer Bros Craft Brewing Company, Munting Ilog and Santiago Brewery & Malthouse from Antipolo.

The three-day festival which is free and open to the public from 4 pm to 12 midnight, also presents the latest food trends, accompanied by live music.