Strand Brewing: Your Friendly Neighborhood Watering Hole in Guangzhou

By Hector Flores - Craft Beer Asia's China CorrespondentLed by the intrepid David Strand and his wife Xurry, Strand Brewing is the vanguard for craft brewing in thirsty Guangzhou. With Shanghai and Beijing the current darlings of the craft brewing scene in China, the southern region of the Middle Kingdom can easily be lost in the …

An Interview with Seoul’s Craft Beer “Pioneer” – Bill Miller

Article by Rob Shelley (Craft Beer Asia's S. Korean Correspondent) Last Saturday I met with Bill Miller, a member of the Seoul Brew Club, at Craftworks Taphouse & Bistro. Bill has had an impact on the craft beer culture in Seoul by organizing beer festivals and sharing his recipes with local gastropubs. While waiting for …

In Singapore, If You are Thirsty, Go to Thirsty (The Beer Shop) for Craft Beer!

During our June 2013 trip to Singapore for Beerfest Asia, we wanted to find out where one would find a good selection of craft beers, both local and imported. We found our source, at Thirsty - The Beer Shop! Located in Liang Court (near Clark Quay), Thirsty offers very friendly and knowledgeable staff and a …

Craft Beer Asia Experiences Singapore’s Brewpubs During Beerfest Asia 2013

Craft Beer Asia was privileged to attend Beerfest Asia in June of 2013. While we were not revelling at the festival site, we toured a few of Singapore's brewpubs who are putting the Craft into Craft Beer and leading the way in Asia. Brewerkz at Riverside Point was a very North American Style brewpub offering …