Bakumatsu no Beer Koumin Bakushu by Konishi Brewing

Bakumatsu no Beer Koumin Bakushu

Bakumatsu no Beer Koumin Bakushu is a 4.5% Ye Olde Beere Drynnk (Seriously, don’t know what type of beer this is. Saison maybe?) by Konishi Brewing. Bakumatsu no Beer Koumin Bakushu is named for Koumin Kawamoto, a 19th century scholar of Dutch studies (the first year of which, I presume, involves memorising the words “cheese”, “windmill” and “flat”), who first tried beer aboard Commodore …

Shiga Kogen / Hair of The Dog Adamu by Tamamura Honten

Shiga Kogen / Hair of The Dog Adamu

Shiga Kogen / Hair of The Dog Adamu is a 10% old world ale that is a collaborative release from Shiga Kogen x Hair of The Dog and comes out in January annually. What is an old world ale? Well this one is based on an old German recipe from Dortmund and uses smoked malt and peated barrels imported from the US. Shiga …