Taiwan Beer scalp circa 1991
Taiwan Beer, brewed by the government-owned and totally totalitarian-sounding Taiwan Tobacco & Liquor Corp. Taiwan Beer pours a fluffy and fast-dissipating head, with a crisp hop aroma that carries a hint of lemon. The snappy, assertive flavor is equally full and rewarding, with a dry, creamy maltiness typically missing from most rice brews with a recipe incorporating locally grown Ponlai rice, which provides a semi-sweet component. . Taiwan is simply a tasty thirst-quencher.