Hokuriku Beer Amber Ale by Wakuwaku Tezukuri Farm Kawakita

Hokuriku Beer Amber Ale 北陸ビールアンバーエール

Hokuriku Beer Amber Ale is a 5% amber ale from Wakuwaku Tezukuri Farm Kawakita, based in Ishikawa, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found in cans in the Hokuriku region, which consists of Ishikawa, Fukui, and Toyama, but not Niigata for this beer – who knows, but that’s some serious shade / beef going on there. …

Kakegawa Fukumushicha Ale by Kakegawa Farm Brewing

Kakegawa Fukumushicha Ale 1・カケガワ深蒸し茶エール1

Kakegawa Fukumushicha Ale is a 5% spice beer from Kakegawa Farm Brewing, based in Kakegawa, in Shizuoka, Japan. It’s part of their all-year round lineup and can be found in both bottles and on tap. Kakegawa Fukumushicha Ale uses freshly sourced green tea from Shizuoka, which is then steamed and then added to the beer during secondary fermentation. Kakegawa Fukumushicha …

Hansharo Mousho Hazy IPA by Hansharo Beer

Hansharo Mousho Hazy IPA・反射炉猛将ヘイジーIPA

Hansharo Mousho Hazy IPA is a 7% NE-IPA from Hansharo Beer, based in Shizuoka, Japan. It’s part of their limited edition range and can be found in bottles and on tap in limited places. The name “mousho” roughly translates into “general” – which either makes Hansharo Mousho Hazy IPA a bog-standard NE-IPA, or one of the most important. Hansharo Mousho …

AJB Bread by Anglo-Japanese Brewing Company

AJB Bread・AJBブレッド

AJB Bread is a 4.5% golden ale from Anglo-Japanese Brewing Company, based in Nozawa-Onsen, in Nagano, Japan. It’s part of their limited edition lineup and can be primarily found in bottles, with a limited amount of it going towards taps across Japan. As the name suggests, AJB Bread is brewed using bread, with this being a collaboration with Bricolage Bread …

Far Yeast Tokyo Blonde IGA by Far Yeast Brewing

Far Yeast Tokyo Blonde IGA・ファーイーストホップ香る 東京ブロンド IGA

Far Yeast Tokyo Blonde IGA is a 5% golden ale / IPA hybrid from Far Yeast Brewing, based in Yamanashi, Japan. It’s part of their limited edition lineup and can be found in both bottles and on tap. Far Yeast Tokyo Blonde IGA is brewed using Nelson Sauvin and Halletau hops. Far Yeast Tokyo Blonde IGA Aroma and Taste Having …

Source of Style #9 – Schwarzbier

Source of Style #9 – Schwarzbier

The ninth in our series of “Source of Styles” – as voted on by the Patrons – is schwarzbier, which translates to black beer, a style of beer that is synonymous with the early days of craft beer in Japan. Schwarzbiers are dark lagers that first originated in Germany in the middle ages and were one of the first styles …

Y Market Hysteric IPA by Y Market Brewing

Y Market Hysteric IPA・Yマーケットヒステリック IPA

Y Market Hysteric IPA is a 7% American IPA from Y Market Brewing, based in Nagoya, in Aichi, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found in both cans and on tap across Japan. Y Market Hysteric IPA is brewed using US Simcoe, Citra, Mosaic, and Chinook as well as NZ Motueka hops. Y Market Hysteric IPA …

Y Market Another Sky Pale Ale by Y Market Brewing

Y Market Another Sky Pale Ale・Y マーケットアナザースカイペールエール

Y Market Another Sky Pale Ale is a 5% pale ale from Y Market Brewing, based in Nagoya, in Aichi, Japan. It’s part of their year round range and can be found in both cans and on tap across bars. Y Market Another Sky Pale Ale is brewed using imported US Mosaic hops for aroma and Citra hops, which are …

Kakegawa Tachibana White by Kakegawa Farm Brewing

Kakegawa Tachibana White・カケガワタチバナホワイト

Kakegawa Tachibana White is a 5% witbier from Kakegawa Farm Brewing based in Kakegawa, in Shizuoka, Japan. It’s part of their all-year round lineup and can be found in bottles and on tap. Kakegawa Tachibana White is a collaborative beer made with Nara Brewing. Kakegawa Tachibana White is brewed using Yamato Tachibana, a kind of orange that is similar to …

Y Market Techno Pils by Y Market Brewing

Y Market Techno Pils・Yマーケットテクノピルス

Y Market Techno Pils is a 5.5% pilsner from Y Market Brewing, based in Nagoya, in Aichi, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found in both cans and on tap. Y Market Techno Pils is brewed using imported German malts though like the rest of their beers, it uses imported US hops in the form of …