Ise Kadoya Yuzunoka NEIPA by Ise Kadoya

Ise Kadoya Yuzunoka NEIPA伊勢角屋ゆずのかNEIPA

Ise Kadoya Yuzunoka NEIPA is an 8% NE-IPA from Ise Kadoya, based in Mie, Japan. It’s part of their limited edition range and was first on sale in October 2018. Ise Kadoya Yuzunoka NEIPA is brewed using locally grown yuzu, also known as Japanese citron, alongside Amarillo, Mosaic, and Simcoe hops. At the time of writing, it’s unknown if Ise Kadoya Yuzunoka …

TY Harbor Pudding Heads by TY Harbor

TY Harbor Pudding Heads TYハーバープリンヘッズ

TY Harbor Pudding Heads is a 5.5% brown ale from TY Harbor, based in Shinagawa, Tokyo, in Japan. It’s part of BeerMa’s second anniversary lineup, along with the TY Harbor Arakawa Sunny Day DIPA. TY Harbor Pudding Heads is brewed using lactose and also vanilla beans. The reason for the TY Harbor Pudding Heads? The shop manager likes purin, also known as …

Brewbase Crazy Hazy Baby by Hitachino Nest

Brewbase Crazy Hazy Baby is a 6% New England IPA (NEIPA) from Hitachino Nest. It’s just been brewed as of October 2018, and time is absolutely of the essence with NEIPAs, so get in there quick. Brewbase Crazy Hazy Baby Aroma and Taste Brewbase Crazy Hazy Baby poured out a thick, cloudy apple juice colour with a big fluffy off-white …

Fujizakura Extreme Pilsner by Fujizakura Kogen Beer

Fujizakura Extreme Pilsner 富士桜エクストリームピルスナー

Fujizakura Extreme Pilsner is a 6.5% India pale lager from Fujizakura Kogen Beer, based in Yamanashi, Japan. It’s part of their Fujizakura Beer Project line up, and is also Fujuzakura’s first foray into canning their beers. At the time of writing, it’s unknown what hops or malts went into making Fujizakura Extreme Pilsner. Fujizakura Extreme Pilsner Fujizakura Extreme Pilsner poured out a slightly …

Ginmai White by Tainai Kogen Beer

Ginmai White 吟米ホワイト

Ginmai White is a 5% Belgian witbier from Tainai Kogen Beer, based in Tainai city, in Niigata, Japan. It’s part of their Ginmai Beer line up that uses locally sourced koshihikari rice from the Niigata area, which is also the same kind used by the sake manufacturers in Niigata. Ginmai White Aroma and Taste DO NOT ADJUST YOUR SCREEN! That …

TY Harbor Arakawa Sunny Day DIPA by TY Harbor Brewery

TY Harbor Arakawa Sunny Day DIPA TY ハーバーあらかわサニーディ

TY Harbor Arakawa Sunny Day DIPA is an 8% double IPA from TY Harbor Brewery, based in Shingawa, Tokyo in Japan. It’s part of the limited edition lineup for BeerMa’s second anniversary of the Kita-Senju bar and can be found in bottles and on tap. The second anniversary beer is double IPA because the store manager likes them – simple …

Ginmai IPA by Tainai Kogen Beer

Ginmai IPA 吟米IPA

Ginmai IPA is a 6% English IPA from Tainai Kogen Beer, based in Niigata, Japan. It’s part of their Ginmai Beer range and can be found in both bottles and on tap, though the latter is likely to only be in Niigata. Ginmai IPA, like the white, is brewed using locally grown Koshihikari rice, one of Japan’s most famous strains …

Vertere Red IPA by Vertere

Vertere Red IPA バテレレッドIPA

Vertere Red IPA is a 5.6% American IPA from Vertere, based in Okutama, Tokyo, in Japan. It’s part of their all-year round range of beers and can be found in both bottles and on tap. Vertere Red IPA Aroma and Taste I randomly came across Vertere Red IPA when I was drinking in Tap & Growler – I had heard …

TY Harbor Wheat Ale by TY Harbor Brewery

Craft Beer Market Kanda Beer 3 TY Harbor Wheat Ale

TY Harbor Wheat Ale is a 4.5% wheat ale from TY Harbor Brewery, based in Tokyo, Japan. It’s part of their all-year round range and can be found in both bottles and on tap. It’s brewed to a traditional Belgian style white ale recipe. Yes, this is the draft version review of a bottled beer but for some reason, I’ve yet …

Hida Ringo Lala by Ji-Beer Hida

Hida Lala Ringo 飛騨林檎ララ

Hida Ringo Lala is a 4.5% fruit beer from Ji-Beer Hida, based in Hidatakayama, in Gifu, Japan. It’s part of their fruit range of beers, with the other being their Hida Yuzu Lala beer. Hida Ringo Lala is brewed using the juice of apples and wheat sourced from the Hidatakayama area, as well as additional vitamin C – so you can …