Aomori Ji-Beer Information

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Aomori Ji-Beer is a microbrewery located in Uekita, Aomori, Japan. Like many other breweries in Japan, Aomori Ji-Beer started out as a sake brewer and branched out into beer production soon after the Japanese government reduced the requirements for beer production in 1994. They also have the honour of being the first temple in Japan to have a brewery on site …

Aomori Osorezan Bitter by Aomori Ji-Beer

Aomori Osorezan Bitter

Aomori Osorezan Bitter is a 5% English bitter from Aomori Ji-Beer, based in Aomori, Japan. Like the rest of the range of Osorezan beers from them, Aomori Osorezan Bitter is brewed using locally sourced water from Mt. Osore and was also the first microbrew from a temple in Japan. It undergoes secondary fermentation in the bottle and is deemed a happoshu beer …

Aomori Pilsner by Aomori Ji-Beer

Aomori Pilsner by Aomori Ji-Beer

Aomori Pilsner is a 5% pilsner from Aomori Ji-Beer, based in Aomori, Japan. It’s part of their all-year round lineup of craft beer and like the rest of the Aomori Ji-Beer range, is made it is brewed using locally sourced water from Mt. Osore and was also the first microbrew from a temple in Japan. It undergoes secondary fermentation in …

Aomori Cassis Draft by Aomori Ji-Beer

Aomori Cassis Draft

Aomori Cassis Draft is a 5% fruit beer from Aomori Ji-Beer, based in Aomori prefecture, Tohoku. It’s part of their all year round range of bottled beer and is technically classified as a happoshu due it being made with less than 25% malt. The rest of the mix is from cassis juice and extract, which is also known as black …

Aomori Pale Ale by Aomori Ji-beer

Aomori Pale Ale

Aomori Pale Ale is a 5% English pale ale from Aomori Ji-Beer, based in Aomori, Japan. It’s part of their all-year round Ozoresan Beer range that uses water sourced from the snow and glaciers that exist on it. It’s brewed using malt, barley, and hops though the grain bill is less than 25% malt and thus is classified as a …

Aomori Yama Budo Beer by Aomori Ji-Beer

Aomori Yama Budo Beer

Aomori Yama Budo Beer is a 5% fruit beer from Aomori Ji-beer, and brewed in Takashi Isaotera in Okudo. The beer uses locally sourced grapes that are harvested, crushed, and then then into the secondary fermentation stage of brewing. As a result, the beer is classified as a happo-shu as it uses less than 25% malt in the overall process yet still …

Aomori Jifubuki Beer By Aomori Ji-Beer

Aomori Jifubuki Beer is a 5% pilsner from Aomori Ji-Beer, based in Aomori. It’s part of their all-year round range of craft beers and can be found in both bottles and on tap. The name Aomori Jifubuki Beer translates as drifting snow beer. The man on the front is Osamu Dazai who was a Japanese author who is considered one of the foremost fiction writers …

Aomori Garlic Black Ale by Aomori Ji-beer

Aomori Ninniku Black Ale

Aomori Garlic Black Ale, Aomori Ninniku Black Ale, is a 5% stout from Aomori Ji-beer that is part of their all year round range of craft beer. It’s brewed using fresh roasted garlic from Aomori and also included garlic flavouring as well – not the beer you want to give someone on Valentine’s Day. At the time of writing, it can be …

Aomori Apple Draft by Aomori Ji-Beer

Aomori Apple Draft

Aomori Apple Draft is a 5.5% fruit beer from Aomori Ji-Beer, brewed in Aomori. It is made with less than 25% malt, making it a happo-shu grade beer, along with apple juice and extract from locally sourced apples from the Aomori region. It also undergoes secondary fermentation in the bottle so some of them could be little explosions waiting to …