COMPANY HISTORY

we’ve been brewing world-class, award-winning craft beer, providing artisan food pairings, 
and leading the way in South Korea’s vibrant craft beer culture.

2016

- Gorilla Brewing Co. established and first brewpub opened in Millak, Busan

2017

- Brewery and bar relocated to larger facility in Gwangan-li, Busan.

2018

- 3 awards from Asia Beer Championship 2018 (London IPA / British Stout/ Busan Pale Ale)

2019

- Gorilla Beer School launched.

- Brewery expanded and relocated to current location in Jeonggwan, Busan

- Gorilla Haeundae pub opened on Haeundae Beach, Busan.

- Wadiz crowdfunding launched; 100% of target amount  reached in just 10 minutes.

- Top of Untappd's best brewery list for South Korea (Kingkong Soju Barrel Aged Imperial Stout).

- 3 awards from Daegu Stout Smackdown 2019 (British Stout / Choco Chili Extra Stout/ Imperial Stout).

- Country winner(Pale Ale / British Stout) of World Beer Awards 2019.


- 3 awards from Asia Beer Championship 2019 ( Gummy Gose / British Stout / Gorillager ).

- Winner of Busan International Craft Beer Masters Challenge (Busan Pale Ale).

2020

- Started canning and bottling of Gorilla beer.

- Gorilla Borosis franchise pub opened in Nampo-dong, Busan.

2021

- Canning Line upgraded.