South Korea Embraces Craft Beer

While imported beer sales in South Korea have edged up in recent years, the local market is dominated by a duopoly of giant brewers, Oriental Brewery Co. and Hite-Jinro Co., whose output is exclusively mild, U.S.-style lagers. Canadian Dan Vroon, who opened Craftworks, wwas convinced demand existed among expatriates and Koreans who’d travelled overseas for tastier tipples. (WSJ)