Menu
GET YOUR TICKET  

Arak Attack: The spirited resurgence of Bali’s beloved beverage

Start: 25 Jun 2022 | 15:45 - 16:45
Category: Venue: Rumah Kayu @Taman Kuliner. Jl. Raya Sanggingan, Ubud (Google Maps)
Cost: 1 DAY-PASS or 3 DAY-PASS BUY TICKET

Arak is enjoying a spirited renaissance. With Bali’s Governor, Wayan Koster, claiming that arak is medicinal and that the distillation of arak, tuak and brem is a legitimate business, there has been an enormous growth in this artisan industry. Made from rice, coconut water, salak, pineapple or yams, arak is part of Bali’s cultural identity and features in ceremonies. Meet the faces behind some of Bali’s most popular brands and sample the flavours of this coveted beverage.

Arak sedang bangkit! Pernyataan Gubernur Bali Wayan Koster bahwa arak berkhasiat obat dan penyulingan arak, tuak, dan brem adalah bisnis yang sah, membuat industri perajin ini kini berkembang pesat. Terbuat dari beras, air kelapa, salak, nanas atau ubi, arak adalah bagian dari identitas dan budaya Bali dalam banyak upacara. Temui sosok di balik beberapa merek paling populer di Bali dan cicipi cita rasa minuman yang menjadi primadona ini.

Featuring

Ida Bagus Agung Gunarthawa

Samsara Living Museum Born in Karangasem, Ida Bagus Agung Gunarthawa has devoted himself to preserving Balinese culture through his work: the Samsara Living Museum. The Museum offers insight into the …


Wena Wahyudi

Twalen Spirit/Arakbica After a successful career in large-scale event management and brand building, when the pandemic hit Wena Wahyudi decided to change directions and embrace a career in hospitality. In …


Dethu

Music journalist, writer, radio DJ, socio-political activist, creative industry leader, and a qualified librarian, Rudolf Dethu is heavily under the influence of the punk rock philosophy. Often tagged as this …


Aldrian Kuswadi

Karusotju Aldrian Kuswadi is an IPB graduate who’s been involved in food product development projects since beginning his career. He developed an interest in crafting local spirits, and has resided …


Ade Putri Paramadita

Culinary Storyteller Born and raised in a food-loving family, Ade Putri Paramadita is a food writer, food stylist, F&B consultant and former radio show host. She currently helms a variety …