How nights out in Singapore inspired Myanmar’s first microbrewery

Friday nights in the late 90s were a ritual for Htin Lin and his friends – finish work or study and then start drinking beer. At Brewerkz, a well-known drinking institution, they had discovered something different: Craft beer with complexity and character, unlike the simple lagers they were used to. “I was blown away,” Htin […]

Burbrit turns joke into success

After a successful debut in Yangon in 2016, Burbrit Co, Myanmar’s first craft beer maker, is now expanding the variety of beers in its stable to cater to local taste buds with the aim of turning a profit within the next five years, U Maung Zaw, one of the company’s four directors, said in an […]