Betawi people do not want to lose. They make their own beer that put into a bamboo tube and mixed with ice cubes. When the drinks in a bamboo tube shaken, will hear a “pletok-pletok” so that named Pletok
Batavia Pletok Beer is believed to have various benefits, including relieving hot, prevent colds, and warm the stomach. This drink is perfect to drink at night to keep warm. Name Pletok also unique origins. In the Dutch colonial period and the Japanese invaders often seen drinking beer in checkpoints.
It’s main ingredient is ginger, cardamom, lemongrass, cinnamon, kayu secang, and sugar.