Kirishima Pilsner by Kirishima Beer

Kirishima Pilsner 霧島ピルスナー

Kirishima Pilsner is a 5% German style pilsner from Kirishima Beer, based in Miyazaki, Japan. It’s part of their all-year round range of beers and can be found in bottles, and occasionally, on tap. Kirishima Pilsner also won gold at the 2017 International Beer Cup for Best German Style Pilsner in Japan. Kirishima Pilsner Aroma and Taste Kirishima Pilsner poured …

Kirishima Stout by Kirishima Beer

Kirishima Stout 霧島スタウト

Kirishima Stout is a 5% dry stout from Kirishima Beer, based in Miyazaki, Japan. It’s part of their all-year round lineup and can be found in both bottles and on tap too. It most recently won bronze at the Australian International Beer Competition in 2018 though besides that, not much else is known about Kirishima Stout. Kirishima Stout Aroma and Taste …

Kirishima Hyuganatsu by Kirishima Beer

Kirishima Hyuganatsu 霧島日向夏

Kirishima Hyuganatsu is a 5% fruit beer from Kirishima Beer, based in Miyakonojo city, in Kyushu, Japan. It’s part of their all-year round range of beers can be found in both bottles and on tap. Kirishima Hyuganatsu is brewed using locally grown hyuganatsu, a kind of citrus fruit grown in Japan. It also uses ginger and lemons but at the time …

Kirishima Pale Ale by Kirishima Beer

Kirishima Pale Ale 霧島ペールエール

Kirishima Pale Ale is a 5% American Pale Ale from Kirishima Beer, based in Miyazaki, Japan. It’s part of their all-year round range of beer and can be found in bottles, though we’re yet to come across it on tap on our travels. It has an IBU of 45 though there is no indication of what hops are used in …

Nichinan Sakamoto Taneda Ale by Nichinan Brewery

Nichinan Sakemoto Taneda Ale 日南坂本棚田エール

Nichinan Sakamoto Taneda Ale is a 6% saison by Nichinan Brewery, based in Miyazaki, Japan. It’s part of the regular lineup and can be found in both bottles and on tap though in limited supply. Nichinan Sakamoto Taneda Ale is brewed using imported Canadian malts as well as rice from the sakamoto taneda (sakamoto rice terrace) which was voted one of Japan’s …

Nichinan Panayuzu by Nichinan Brewery

Nichinan Panayuzu 日南パネユズエール

Nichinan Panayuzu is a 5% fruit beer from Nichinan Beer, based in Miyazaki, Japan. It’s part of their all-year round lineup and can be found in bottles at the time of writing. It contains locally sourced yuzu, known as Japanese citron, and the name comes from “hanpa yuzu peel” which means “a lot of yuzu peel”. Nichinan Panayuzu Aroma and …

Kirishima Amber by Kirishima Beer

Kirishima Amber 霧島アンバー

Kirishima Amber is a 5% amber from Kirishima Beer, based in Miyazaki, in Kyushu, Japan. It’s part of their all-year round series and can be found in both bottles and on tap, though the latter is hard to find outside of the Kyushu area. Kirishima Amber has won a few awards – with two bronze medals for at The International Beer …

Nichinan Belgian Wheat Ale by Nichinan Beer

Nichinan Belgian Wheat Ale 日南麦酒ベルジャンホワイト

Nichinan Belgian Wheat Ale is 5% Belgian wit from Nichinan Brewery, based in Miyazaki, Japan. It’s part of their all-year round range and can be found in bottles though we’re yet to see it on tap at the time of writing. Nichinan Belgian Wheat Ale is brewed using locally sourced yuzu and also imported coriander. Nichinan Belgian Wheat Ale Aroma and …