Baystars Ale by Bay Brewing Yokohama

Baystars Ale

Baystars Ale is a 4.5% English pale ale from Bay Brewing Yokohama, based in Kanagawa, Japan. It’s part of the push from Yokohama DeNA Baystars, the local baseball team, to get people drinking craft beer. It’s only available during the baseball season and can only be found on tap at the Baystars Stadium in Kannai, fortunately just down the road …

Bay Brewing Iwasaki IPA By Bay Brewing Yokohama

Bay Brewing Iwasaki IPA

Bay Brewing Iwasaki IPA is a 6.8% American India pale ale from Bay Brewing Yokohama. It is brewed using Yokohama-grown barley from Iwasaki-san, hence the name, who lives in Yokohama. It is triple-hopped with Falconer’s Flight, Motueka, and Chinook hops in the boil and then dry-hopped with Amarillo hops. At the time of writing,┬áBay Brewing Iwasaki IPA is only available …

Bay Brewing White IPA by Bay Brewing Yokohama

Bay Brewing White IPA

Bay Brewing, sorry, Bay Brewing Yokohama, are known throughout Japan for their Czech style beers as Suzuki-san spent his formative brewing years in the Czech Republic learning the craft and honing his skills. During the interview we had last year, he hinted towards new styles and Bay Brewing White IPA is one of them. It’s a 6.5% beer brewed using …

Bay Brewing Yokohama Interview

Bay Brewing Yokohama Brewmaster, Shinya Suzuki.

It seems that every couple of months, a new brewery opens up in Japan riding the coat tails of the craft beer revolution. Yet Bay Brewing Yokohama was one of the first brewpubs to have come through the process with a reputation for great beer. That reputation came about because of Shinya Suzuki, the brew master of Bay Brewing Yokohama. …

Bay Brewing Yokohama in Kannai

bay brewing yokohama

If you’ve read the article here with Shinya Suzuki about Bay Brewing Yokohama then you’re one step ahead of those who haven’t. I’ll wait for you to go read it. Ok, now that you have read it, we can dispense with the back story and history of Bay Brewing Yokohama and move swiftly on. Opened in 2011, Bay Brewing Yokohama …