Into the Brew: Playground Brewery

This interview was conducted with Playground’s Co-Founder and Brewmaster Richard Kim. Hi! Please introduce yourself to our readers and share a bit about your brewery’s history and vision. Hi! We opened on 2015 in Goyang city which is located on the Northwest outskirts of Seoul. As you can see from our name, our brewery is […]

Into the Brew: Amazing Brewing

This interview was originally conducted in Korean. We have taken the liberty to translate it to English. The original Korean transcript is available below. Hi! Please introduce yourself to our readers and share a bit about your brewery’s history and vision. In 2016, Amazing Brewing Company, which opened its first pub in Seongsu-dong, Seoul, where […]

Into the Brew: KABREW

This interview was originally conducted in Korean. We have taken the liberty to translate it to English. The original Korean transcript is available below. Hi! Please introduce yourself to our readers and share a bit about your brewery’s history and vision. Kabrew is a leading craft beer company in Korea that started in February 2000 […]

Into the Brew: Budnamu Brewery

This interview was originally conducted in Korean. We have taken the liberty to translate it to English. The original Korean transcript is available below.   Hi! Please introduce yourself to our readers and share a bit about your brewery’s history and vision. Hi, my name is Lee Chang Ho, and I’m the CEO of Budnamu […]

Beer Travelist Interview

We were recently interviewed by Beer Travelist who runs a great site about beer related shenanigans this side of the globe, and gave our candid take on the craft beer scene in Singapore and why we think the current Korean craft beer scene makes a strong case for much love in Singapore. Read our full […]

Korean Craft Beer, A Brief History

For a country that loves drinking as much as South Korea (and they do love it, as the highest imbibing Asian country according to WHO), it’s a curiosity that Korean craft beer hasn’t become as prolific globally as it’s other liquors. These days it’s commonplace to find Soju, Makgeolli, and your typical macro Korean lager […]