Kat Arney is back with her mythconception and this week she's been busy researching in the pub Kat - If you're from an Asian background, or if you've ever been out boozing with Asians, you've probably heard of 'Asian glow', and maybe even seen it in action. It's the flushed red face that some people get when they drink alcohol, along with other effects such as a fast heartbeat and a raised temperature after just one or two drinks. This isn't just restricted to Asians, but it is much more common in people from places such as Japan, China and Korea, affecting up to a third of the population there. As a result, many people think that 'Asian glow' is due to a genetic inability to break down alcohol.
Hot Water in Chinese Culture
Asians and Alcohol | Berkeley Wellness
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Hot drinks encourage warmer feelings
When most Americans think of Asian booze, they probably think of one of two things: 1 sake, and 2 Bill Murray. Which ones you should try: Hakata-no-Hana, iichiko. Which ones you should try: Jinro, Chum-Churum. It will, to this day, make you awful at the game Marco Polo.
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