Swan Lake Beer Information

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Swan Lake Beer is located in Sasaoka, Niigata about 45 minutes from the Japan sea and they have been brewing beers 1997. Swan Lake Beer also have a few taprooms located in Tokyo as well as in their home prefecture of Niigata that both sell the majority of their beers. Swan Lake Beer can boast a proud heritage as they have won over 90 awards for their beers since their inception.

Swan Lake Beer Main Lineup

  • Swan Lake Porter – One of their most popular beers based on a porter recipe. It has won over 20 awards.
  • Swan Lake Weizen – Brewed using a traditional weizen recipe. Yet to win any awards, a rarity for this brewery.
  • Swan Lake Koshihikari – Brewed using locally sourced koshihikari rice, which is deemed to be the best rice in Japan for eating and making nihonshu.
  • Swan Lake Amber Ale – An amber ale that is brewed using imported American hops. It has won over 20 awards.
  • Swan Lake Barley – An unusual beer in that it is aged for one year to produce the best flavours.
  • Swan Lake Golden Ale – A refreshing beer that won an award back in 2002.

Swan Lake Beer Limited Edition & Seasonal line up

They also produce some special limited edition and seasonal beers as listed below that are sometimes available in draught or bottle form, or on the rare occasion, both.

Swan Lake Beer Details

Parent Company: Hyouko Yashiki No Mori Brewery

Address: 〒959-1944, Niigata-ken, Agano-shi, Kanaya 345-1

Phone: 0250-63-2000

Website (in Japanese): Swan Lake Homepage

Online Store: http://item.rakuten.co.jp/swanlakebeer

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