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Feature: Small brewers beat odds in search of perfect beer

EXACTING TASTE Hsieh Chin-fa, a stockbroker, calls light lagers on the market `tasteless' and devotes much of his spare time to developing his own beers

By Angelica Oung  /  STAFF REPORTER

Wen said he markets his beer as a specialty product in bars, restaurants and boutiques at department stores.

"Winning over consumers is a problem, obtaining ingredients from abroad is a problem and of course the high tax is a problem," he said. "We hope to succeed by appealing to young people who want to try something different."

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