New South Korea McDonald’s Will Be the First in Asia to Serve Beer

February 15, 2016

This is a big deal.

It’s not quite as monumental as all-day breakfast, but some South Korean fast-food fans will no doubt be glad to learn that at least one McDonald’s in their country will now serve beer. According to the Chosun Ilbo, the first Korean location to sling beer will open in Seongnam, Gyeonggi Province next week. It will also serve the build-your-own burgers that McDonald’s has been pushing hard in the U.S. as well as China.

While this will be the first McDonald’s in Asia to sell alcohol, it’s not the first in the world. The international fast-food…