AJB Fresh Hazy IPA by Anglo-Japanese Brewing Company

AJB Fresh Hazy IPA・AJBフレッシュヘイジーIPA

AJB Fresh Hazy IPA is an 8% hazy IPA from Anglo-Japanese Brewing Company, based in Nozawa, in Nagano, Japan. It’s part of their limited edition series and can be found in both bottles and on tap at some places. At the time of writing, it’s unknown what hops or yeast went into making AJB Fresh Hazy IPA. AJB Fresh Hazy …

West Coast Full Hop Alchemist v8 by West Coast Brewing

West Coast Full Hop Alchemist v8・ウェストコースト フルホップアルケミスト v.8

West Coast Full Hop Alchemist v8 is an 8% double IPA / imperial IPA from West Coast Brewing, based in Shizuoka, in Shizuoka, Japan. It’s part of their limited edition range of West Coast Full Hop Alchemist, and can be found in both cans and on tap. No doubt by the time this review comes out there will be a …

West Coast Hop Wave by West Coast Brewing

West Coast Hop Wave・ウェストコースト ホップウェイブ

West Coast Hop Wave is an 8% Double IPA from West Coast Brewing, based in Shizuoka, in Shizuoka, Japan. It’s part of their draft and canned lineup, though it’s unknown whether West Coast Hop Wave is a regular beer or a limited edition. West Coast Hop Wave is brewed using Southern Cross, Wakatu, and Simcoe hops. West Coast Hop Wave …

West Coast Full Hop Alchemist v7 by West Coast Brewing

West Coast Full Hop Alchemist v7 ・ウェストコースト フルホップアルケミストv7

West Coast Full Hop Alchemist is an 8% double IPA from West Coast Brewing, based in Shizuoka, in Shizuoka, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found in both cans and on tap. West Coast Full Hop Alchemist is a continually evolving series of beers, with each new iteration either changing the hop bill around, or boosting …

Arch W-IPA by Arch Brewery

Arch W-IPA 3・アーチW-IPA3

Arch W-IPA is a 7.5% imperial / double 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 over 200, though seeing as the human palate can not differentiate past 100, you have to wonder …

Vertere Albizia by Vertere

Vertere Albizia・バテレアルビジア

Vertere Albizia is a 9.7% imperial IPA from Vertere, based in Oku-tama, in Tokyo, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found in both cans and on tap. Vertere Albizia is brewed using Maris Otter, Golden Promise, Pilsner, Munich t2, Melanoidin, and Carahell malts, with Simcoe, Glacier, Mosaic, Saaz, and Amarillo hops. Vertere Albizia Aroma and Taste …

Y Market Cloudy Yellow Sky by Y Market Brewing

Y Market Cloudy Yellow Sky・ワイマケットクラウディーイエロースカイ

Y Market Cloudy Yellow Sky is a 7.5% NE-IPA from Y Market Brewing, based in Nagoya, in Aichi, Japan. It’s part of their can and draft lineup though for how long is unknown as Y Market Brewing seem to be knocking out the cans at a fair old rate. Y Market Cloudy Yellow Sky takes the Y Market Yellow Sky …

Y Market Distortion IPA by Y Market Brewing

Y Market Distortion IPA・YマーケットディストーションIPA

Y Market Distortion IPA is a 9.5% double IPA from Y Market Brewing, based in Nagoya, in Aichi, Japan. It’s part of their canned line up and can also be found on tap too. Y Market Distortion IPA is brewed using imported Citra, Mosaic, and Simcoe hops from the USA. Y Market Distortion IPA Aroma and Taste Y Market Distortion …

Vertere Magnolia by Vertere

Vertere Magnolia・バテレマグノリア

Vertere Magnolia is a 7.2% double IPA from Vertere, based in Oku-tama, in Tokyo, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found in both cans and on tap in various bars across Kanto, though in limited supply across the rest of Japan. The strange thing is that their homepage lists it as a 7.8% double IPA. However, …

DD4D Triple Dry-Hopped Double IPA by DD4D Brewing

DD4D Triple Dry-Hopped Double IPA・DD4D トリプル・ドライホップド・ダブルIPA

DD4D Triple Dry-Hopped Double IPA is an 8.2% Double IPA from DD4D Brewing based in Ehime, in Shikoku, Japan. It’s part of their bottled and draft lineup, with the former being far more easily found than the latter. At the time of writing, it’s unknown what hops went into dry hopping the beer as nothing has been announced – not …