Octone Ale by Octone Brewing

Okutone Ale・オクトネエール

Okutone Ale is a 5% American wheat ale from Okutone Brewing, based in Minakami, in Gunma, Japan. It’s part of their all-year round range and can be found in both bottles and on tap. Okutone Ale is brewed using Cascade, Citra, and Simcoe hops imported from the USA. Okutone Ale Aroma and Taste Okutone Ale poured out a slightly dark …

Octone Yuzu Saison by Octone Brewing

Octone Yuzon Saison

Octone Yuzon Saison is a 5.5% fruit beer from Octone Brewing, based in Minakami, in Gunma, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found in both bottles and on tap. Octone Yuzon Saison, as the name suggests, uses a saison base which is then infused using locally sourced yuzu, or Japanese citron, from the base of Mt. …

Octone Mori No Porter by Octone Brewing

Octone Mori No Porter

Octone Mori No Porter is a 4.5% English porter from Octone Brewing, based in Minakami, in Gunma, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found in both bottles and on tap. As Octone Mori No Porter is an English style porter, it uses only Fuggle hops – not a personal favourite but if you’re brewing to style, …

Octone Upstream IPA by Octone Brewing

Octone Upstream IPA・オクトワンアップストリーム IPA

Octone Upstream IPA is a 6.5% American IPA from Octone Brewing, based in Minakami, in Gunma, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found in both bottles and tap. Okutone Upstream IPA is brewed using imported Cascade, Citra, Simcoe, and Amarillo hops from the USA. Octone Upstream IPA Aroma and Taste Octone Upstream IPA poured out a …

Octone Yamabito Ale by Octone Brewing

Okutone Yamabito Ale・オクトネヤマビト・エール

Octone Yamabito Ale is a 5.5% English / American pale ale from Octone Brewing, based in Minakami, in Gunma, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found in both bottles and on tap. Octone Yamabito Ale uses only imported US Cascade hops with an English style pale ale for its base. Octone Yamabito Ale Aroma and Taste …

Tsukiyono Mizu to Midori no Ale by Tsukiyono Craft Beer

Tsukiyono Mizu to Midori no Ale ・月夜野水と緑のエール

Tsukiyono Mizu to Midori no Ale is a 5% amber ale from Tsukiyono Craft Beer, based in Tone, in Gunma, Japan. It’s part of their all-year round up and can be found in bottles, but we’re yet to see it on tap in any of the bars we’ve been to. The only information we’ve been able to find out is …

Donryu Chroa Taboo Guilty White by Donryu Dream Beer

Donryu Chroa Taboo White

Donryu Chroa Taboo Guilty White is a 5% German hefeweizen from Donryu Dream Beer, based in Gunma, Japan. It’s part of their new Chroa series, first released in 2017, and can be found in both bottles and, on occasion, on draft as well. Donryu Chroa Taboo White is brewed with predominantly wheat malt as the main base malt, with over 50% of …

Donryu Chroa Taboo Red by Donryu Dream Beer

Donryu Chroa Taboo Red

Donryu Chroa Taboo Red is a 5% English Pale Ale from Donryu Dream Beer, based in Gunma, Japan. It’s part of their all-year round series and was first released in April 2017 as an addition to the Chroa range. At the time of writing, it’s unknown what ingredients or hops are used in the beer. Donryu Chroa Taboo Red Aroma and …

Donryu Dream Pale Ale by Donryu Dream Beer

Donryu Dream Pale Ale

Donryu Dream Pale Ale is a 5% English pale ale from Donryu Dream Beer, based in Gunma, Japan. It’s part of the all-year round range of beer from Donryu Dream Beer, and can be found in both bottles and on tap. It has also won a silver award at the Asia Beer World Cup in 2014 and Bronze at the International Beer Cup in …

Kawaba Red Ale by Kawaba Beer

Kawaba Red Ale

Kawaba Red Ale is a 5% amber ale from Kawaba Beer, based in Gunma prefecture. It is also sold as Kawaba Sunrise Ale though Kawaba Red Ale seems to be the main one in the Kawabe Beer lineup. It’s brewed using German hops and malts in the brewing process and locally sourced water from the Kawaba area, which is predominantly soft water. Kawaba …