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Jan Pijpelink

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Jan 2, 2015
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Flying to South Korea tomorrow evening. Will post some interesting drinks.
 

semipro

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Jan 12, 2009
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SW Virginia
Good luck. A restaurant in the town where I went to college offered a Master and PhD in beer for drinking all in a long list of beer from all around the world (great marketing ploy). I can't recall drinking a good one from Korea.
 
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Jan Pijpelink

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Jan 2, 2015
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South Jersey
Stay away from 33 if they have it.
I know. Korea doesn't have too many good beers. On my way back I will be some time in the Netherlands and Germany, much better.
 

begreen

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Nov 18, 2005
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Up until 2014 their liquor laws discouraged small breweries. That has changed and evidently some are popping up now. Wikipedia lists several. If you are in Seoul this one might be interesting:
https://www.seoulbrewery.com/
 

Jan Pijpelink

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Jan 2, 2015
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South Jersey
Up until 2014 their liquor laws discouraged small breweries. That has changed and evidently some are popping up now. Wikipedia lists several. If you are in Seoul this one might be interesting:
https://www.seoulbrewery.com/
I will be in Seoul for a few days. Love that country, going there for the 8th time. Seoul is nice.
 

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begreen

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Fun, but I can’t drink much English beer. They’re weak, and the unfermented yeasts bother my stomach. But they have great gin!
I've enjoyed a few Samuel Smith ales. Looking to try their Yorkshire Stingo if I can find it.
 

Jan Pijpelink

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Jan 2, 2015
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South Jersey
Fun, but I can’t drink much English beer. They’re weak, and the unfermented yeasts bother my stomach. But they have great gin!
Was on G&T at Heathrow. Just arrived in Seoul.
 

begreen

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And now you are going to tell us all about the great seoul food there.
 
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Jan Pijpelink

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Jan 2, 2015
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Jan Pijpelink

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Jan 2, 2015
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South Jersey
Just had a double espresso. $12.50 Seoul has become very expensive. Was here the first time in 1995 and 8 times since then, became more expensive every year.
 

begreen

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If you make your way through the quad they are going to have to carry you out.
 
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Jan Pijpelink

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Jan 2, 2015
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South Jersey
If you make your way through the quad they are going to have to carry you out.
Already back in my hotel room. Germany tomorrow. Will be good.