Happy new Beer 2017

Article Submitted by Jonathan Gharbi from BeerVN It was great to see Furbrew, Barret Craft Brewery and 7 Bridges Brewery open in Hanoi while East West Brewing Co, BiaCraft, Pasteur Street Brewing, Platinum, and Lac Brewing opened in Ho Chi Minh City before new years eve 2016. Barret Craft Brewery has a new and modern beer system (photo by Barret craft brewery) Is …

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Are you a Craft Beer drinker in Asia with a skill for writing? We are looking at bringing on contributors from Asian countries to keep our content up to date. Please email us at cheers@craftbeerasia.com and let us know that you are interested and a little about you. Aside from bragging rights of being a craftbeerasia.com …

The Booth Part II: “The Best Decision We Made, Ever.” An Interview With Head Brewer Chris Shelton

I was in line outside The Booth Brewery in Pangyo this past January, waiting for their relaunch event to begin. I had already interviewed Sunghoo Yang, the co-founder of The Booth, and was dictating some notes in private when I realized that a sizable line-up had materialized out of nowhere. To make matters worse, I had …

The Booth Part I: A Friendly Neighborhood Haven – Interview with Co-foudner Sunghoo Yang About The Booth’s Past and Future

  The Booth has been a major presence in the Korean craft beer scene since it first appeared in the spring of 2013. With 5,000KRW glasses of Bill’s Pale Ale and 4,000KRW slices of Monster Pizza, it was perhaps the cheapest place in the city for good food and beer. Today, pizza paired with craft …

Indian Strong Lagers – Videos

TaLeS Of FrOtH

Exploring Indian Entry Level Strong Lagers

In December 2015, we shot a series of short Beer videos at Sherlock’s Pub, Frazer Town. The first video was released on March 16th, 2016 – editing is no easy task!

Kudos to the hard working video team that slaved away mercilessly to produce these videos.

What’s the big deal?

87% of the Beers consumed in India are entry level Strong Lagers but how many of us have really deconstructed these Beers and analyzed them to a level of scrutiny normally applied to Imports, Craft and Specialty Beers?

Two of my fellow Beer enthusiasts and I got together for fun to see what we would discover putting these lagers to the test and at the same time sharing a few tips about Beers in general for everyone to enjoy.

Beers Reviewed:

  • KF Strong
  • Haywards 5000 Bold
  • Tuborg Strong

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Celtic Pride, Boston Style: St. Paddy’s Day Weekend at Maloney’s

I recently asked Maloney's Pub & Grill owner, and Maloney's Brewing Co. owner, Brendan Maloney about his pub's upcoming St. Paddy's Day plans. (Pics courtesy of Brendan Maloney)  What will the St. Paddy’s Day atmosphere be like at your pub? The atmosphere is pretty lively with people, Irish or not, getting wasted on green beer …

Meet the Brewer: Shanghai’s Boxing Cat Brewery Visits Mikkeller Seoul Tomorrow

Boxing Cat Brewery has been a craft beer staple of Shanghai since 2008. With three locations in Shanghai, plus another kitchen and taphouse, Boxing Cat is coming to South Korea tomorrow (Feb 20th, 2016) for the first time—at least for a little while. Tomorrow, beer geeks from Seoul get a chance to try Boxing Cat's most …