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Homie Brewhouse in Hanoi

Many craft brewers are foreigners or educated abroad. Craft beer came in 2015 and now it´s harvest time for the self learnt Vietnamese brewers. Thanh at Homie Brewhouse is one of them.  Homie Brewhouse Thanh started to brew at home a few years ago and in October 2016 he opened Homie Brewhouse together with his wife. ...

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Turtle Lake Brewing Co – new Brewpub in Hanoi

The new brewpub in Hanoi; Turtle Lake Brewing Company is stating the fact that the thirst for craft beer in Hanoi is as unstoppable as noodles in the night. Turtle Lake Brewing Co in Hanoi There was a big wave in 2016 with several new craft breweries in Vietnam and in 2017 the focus became to develop the beer scene. One of the big beer news Han ...

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Happy new Beer 2017

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 there only newcomers in ...

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Saigon craft beer festival in Vietnam

Saigon craft beer festival 27 august 2016 In 2013 there were no craft breweries in Vietnam. Just a few home brewers making craft beer for friends and smaller occasions. Today there are craft beer festivals and the boom has started and it´s going fast. The craft beer festival is arranged by Saigon Outcast and will take place in ...

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New beers & breweries in Vietnam 2016

This year will be very exciting for beer lovers in Vietnam. The first craft brewery Pasteur Street Brewing and the first brewery making ale, Platinum beer did open in 2015. The concept with tap rooms and bars selling craft beers is also introduced to the beer loving people in Vietnam. One good example is Bia craft that opened in august 2016 in ...

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Home brewing equipment in Vietnam

Start to brew your own beer Finally, for the first time it’s possible to buy brewing equipment in Vietnam. The shop is opened by the home brewing club in Saigon. Read more about the home brewers in a earlier post here.  Visit their online shop and buy everything from hops to brew kettles. Earlier you had to bring hops in the han ...

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Book release of: Beer guide to Vietnam

The complete beer guide to Vietnam is finally in print and will be available within a few weeks. Title of the book is: Beer guide to Vietnam and neighbouring countries. The focus is on the Vietnamese beer culture and the microbrewery culture. You learn how to drink beer in Vietnam the local way. There is instructions like how you toast and why ...

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New craft brewery in Vietnam, Pasteur Street Brewing Company

Pasteur street brewing company is the newest brewery in Vietnam and the first to produce a wide range of handcrafted beer located in the heart of Ho Chi Minh City. The team behind Pasteur street brewing company is Alex Violette and Bethany Lovato from Colorado along with John Reid; an American who has been living ...

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Guinness in Vietnam?

A frequent question about beer in Vietnam is if you can get hold of a Guinness or any other stout or porter. But why drink a expensive imported beer when you have many tastier local beers with more malt and taste?  There are many microbreweries that make black beer with imported malt and hops. Black beer served at Legend Beer (G ...

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