West Coast The Nemesis by West Coast Brewing

West Coast The Nemesis is an 11% imperial stout from West Coast Brewing, based in Shizuoka, in Shizuoka, Japan. It’s part of their winter edition lineup, and can be found in both cans and on tap. West Coast The Nemesis is brewed with cacao nibs as well as coffee beans sourced from Hug Coffee, the sister shop to Hug Hop …

AJB Raw Foeder Sour by Anglo-Japanese Brewing Company

AJB Raw Foeder Sour・AJBローフィーダーサワー

AJB Raw Foeder Sour is a 5% sour from Anglo-Japanese Brewing Company, based in Nozawa, in Nagano, japan. It’s part of their bottled and draft lineup though its availability at the time of writing is unknown. As the name suggests, AJB Raw Foeder Sour is stored in foeders, basically giant wooden barrels. AJB Raw Foeder Sour Aroma and Taste AJB …

AJB Yosuzume Barrel Aged by Anglo-Japanese Brewing Company

AJB Yosuzume Barrel Aged ・AJB夜雀バレルエイジド

AJB Yosuzume Barrel Aged is a 9% barleywine from Anglo-Japanese Brewing Company, based in Nozawa-Onsen, in Nagano, Japan. It’s part of their collaborative range and was brewed with Kyoto Brewing Company, based in Kyoto. As the name suggests, AJB Yosuzume Barrel Aged was barrel aged, though in what kind of casks is unknown and takes it name from the Japanese …

Tokyo Aleworks 307 Simcoe by Tokyo Aleworks

Tokyo Aleworks 307 Simcoe・トウキョウエールワークス307 IPA シムコ―

Tokyo Aleworks 307 Simcoe is a 7% American IPA from Tokyo Aleworks, based in Itabashi, in Tokyo, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found in both bottles and on tap at their taproom. As the name suggests, Tokyo Aleworks 307 Simcoe is a single-hop beer, with imported Simcoe hops used for this one. Tokyo Aleworks 307 …

Nomcraft The Pits by Nomcraft Brewing

Nomcraft The Pits

Nomcraft The Pits is a 5% session IPA from Nomcraft Brewing, based in Aridagwa, in Wakayama, Japan. It’s part of the kveik series of beers though its availability year-round is unknown at the time of writing, though it can be found in both bottles and on tap. Nomcraft The Pits is brewed using kveik, the Norwegian word for yeast – …

Nomcraft IPA by Nomcraft Brewing

Nomcraft IPA・ノンクラフトIPA

Nomcraft IPA is a 7.5% American IPA from Nomcraft Brewing, based in Aridagawa, in Wakayama, Japan. It’s part of their all-year round range and can be found in both bottles and on tap. Nomcraft IPA is brewed using Cascade, Comet, Magnum, Mosaic, and Simcoe hops. Nomcraft IPA Aroma and Taste Nomcraft IPA poured out a slightly hazy golden orange colour …

West Coast Fruit Train by West Coast Brewing

West Coast Fruit Train

West Coast Fruit Train is a 5.5% fruit sour from West Coast Brewing, based in Mochimune, in Shizuoka, Japan. At the time of writing, it is unknown whether West Coast Fruit Train is part of the regular lineup; however, it is available in both cans and on tap. As the name suggests, West Coast Fruit Train is brewed using organic …

Tokyo Aleworks Flagon Filler ESB by Tokyo Aleworks

Tokyo Aleworks Flagon Filler ESB ・トウキョウエールワークスフラゴンフィラー

Tokyo Aleworks Flagon Filler ESB is a 6% Extra Special Bitter from Tokyo Aleworks, based in Itabashi, in Tokyo, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found in both bottles and also on tap. What’s a flagon? Well it’s an old vessel used for beer that was supposedly said to hold just over a litre of beer …

West Coast That Magma by West Coast Brewing

West Coast That Magma

West Coast That Magma is an 8% hazy double IPA from West Coast Brewing, based in Mochimune, Shizuoka in Japan. At the time of writing, it’s unknown whether West Coast That Magma is part of their regular lineup or not, but it can be found in both cans and on tap at various places across Japan. It is unknown what …

Arch IPA by Arch Brewery

Arch IPA・アーチIPA

Arch IPA is a 6% English IPA from Arch Brewery, based in Iwakuni, in Yamaguchi, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found in both bottles and on tap at select places. It supposedly has an IBU of 49 units – much less than it’s bolder sibling, the Arch W-IPA. Arch IPA Aroma and Taste After a …