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Awards

It’s official! Slow Boat Brewery Taproom has won the “Best Burger in Beijing” title from TheBeijinger magazine. Last year Slow Boat Brewery Taproom won 2nd place in the same burger cup that compares and rates burgers from around the city. Slow Boat’s “Anxiety burger “ and its “Fryburger”, described below, were responsible for it’s rise and ultimate victory over the 3 year reigning and undefeated champion, Home Plate BBQ. It all starts out with a sesame seed hamburger bun made fresh and delivered daily. They’re light, not overly sweet and perfect when lightly grilled. The “Ayi-ioli” sauce is a nutty and fragrant East meets West family recipe and the kungfu behind the Fryburger’s spicy kick. At the heart of the burger is a special all beef patty with a Jenga of beer battered fries stacked on top and blanketed with cheese. There’s not another burger like it in Beijing. Here are a few voter’s comments about the FryBurger, as reported by TheBeijinger -- “Putting fries in the burger is just pure genius,” a sentiment echoed by more than a few Slow Boat partisans, and “Their burgers are that perfect bite of beef and cheese," and "Salty, savory, creamy, a crispy bun ...

We’re back to defend our honor and take home the crown at this year’s Burger Cup! Join us on August 15th between 11AM and 8PM at Universal Creative Park near the 798 where we’ll battle with Beijing’s best burgers all in the name of earning eternal burger glory. We’ll be slinging burgers and pouring beer like nobody’s business. After the official kickoff event, it’s going to be time to vote for your all-time favorite burger. We claimed the runner-up prize last year… but we know you can do better this time burger lovers of Beijing. ...

  It’s awards season again and Slow Boat won big at this year’s Time Out Beijing Bar and Club Awards! We came home with Best Microbrewery Taproom and the People’s Choice Award for Best Hutong Bar. A big thank you goes out to our customers and fans, as well as to Time Out Beijing! A big congratulation is also due to our fellow Beijing microbreweries for their wins as well! You can check out the complete list of Bar and Club award winners here....

We went up against the best burgers in Beijing and won (kind of)! 2nd best burger, out of 63 other burger joints pitted against one another for the Beijinger Burger Cup Awards, ain't bad. We couldn’t be more honored! A huge congratulations to the team behind Home Plate BBQ for winning Beijing's best burger award!...

Deadline May 7th (tomorrow)! If you love our beer and food let us know by voting for us in this year's Bar & Club awards! The Beijinger's annual Bar & Club Awards is one of the city's definitive voices in food, beverage and entertainment. We've been nominated in 3 separate categories: Best Hutong Bar Best Beer Selection Best Local Craft Brewery Why Vote for Us? Quantity also matters! Last year we brewed 56 different beers, eleven of which are available year round. Unparalleled selection: Slow Boat has 16-18 beers of which 5-6 are dedicated to IPAs. That’s a silly amount of IPAs. If you love IPAs, show some love! Bottled beer! In another week, we release the third in our bottle series. We give beer drinkers plenty of reasons to come back and try something new. We’ve got kickass burgers. 50 odd locations around town have shown their support. Shouldn’t you? We love our beer and hope you do too! CLICK HERE TO VOTE!...

WE WON BIG! Six awards in all to be exact!  For all of our customers, supporters, especially those who took the time to vote for us, THANK YOU! We won 6 awards in all: Best Bar 2013 (Editor's Choice & Reader's Choice) Best Microbrewery Taproom (Editor's Choice & Reader's Choice) Best Hutong Bar (Reader's Choice) Best Newcomer (Reader's Choice)   [gallery ids="1975,1977,1978,1979,1980,1981"]...