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 …

Devilcraft Coconut Craze by Devilcraft Brewery

Devilcraft Coconut Craze

Devilcraft Coconut Craze is a 12% imperial stout from Devilcraft Brewery, based outside of Shinagawa, in Tokyo, Japan. It’s part of their limited edition range and can be found in both bottles and on tap at limited locations in Japan. As the name suggests, Devilcraft Coconut Craze is aged with coconut but also contains vanilla, though how long it was …

Vertere Sumire by Vertere

Vertere Sumire・バテレすみれ

Vertere Sumire is an 8.5% imperial stout / pastry stout from Vertere, based in Oku-tama, in Tokyo, Japan. It’s part of their draft and canned lineup though its availability is unknown at the time of writing. Vertere Sumire is brewed using Maris Otter, Carafa3 sp, Oats, Melanoidin, and Special x malts, and also contains lactose and maple syrup. Vertere Sumire …

DD4D Imperial Sweet Coffee Stout by DD4D Brewing

DD4D Imperial Sweet Coffee Stout・DD4Dインペリアル・スウィート・コーヒー・スタウト

DD4D Imperial Sweet Coffee Stout is an 9.5% imperial milk stout from DD4D Brewing, based in Ehime, in Shikoku, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup, and can be found in both bottles and on tap at various locations across Japan. As the name susggests, DD4D Imperial Sweet Coffee Stout uses lactose for the sweet stout part, and then cold …

Uchu Saturn by Uchu Brewing

Uchu Saturn・うちゅサターン

Uchu Saturn is an 11% imperial stout from Uchu Brewing, based in Yamanashi, Japan. It’s part of their limited edition lineup, and can be found in both bottles and on tap. Uchu Saturn is a collaborative beer with Dojo Training, and is brewed using bananas, oats, lactose, and also vanilla beans as part of the adjunct bill. At the time …

Shiga Kogen UFO by Tamamura Honten

Shiga Kogen UFO・志賀高原UFO

Shiga Kogen UFO is a 9% Imperial Stout from Tamamura Honten, based in Yamanouchi, in Nagano, Japan. It’s part of their collaboration range, with this beer having been brewed with Pipeworks, a Chicago-based brewery in the USA. It’s name stems from being a a beer of unknown style due to the multiple adjuncts of coffee, various berries in the form …