Ise Kadoya Senkyakubanrai by Ise Kadoya

Ise Kadoya Senkyakubanrai・伊勢角屋千客万来

Ise Kadoya Senkyakubanrai is a 7% NE-IPA and a collaboration beer between Ise Kadoya and Kyoto Brewing Company. The beer can be found in both bottles and also on tap though as it’s a limited edition, we don’t know how long it will be on sale for. Both breweries worked together to make the recipe and then the resultant beer …

Nara Maruhoba-kan in Nihonbashi, Tokyo

Nara Maruhoba-kan Front

If you’ve been following our series on antenna shops in Japan, then it may not come as a surprise that Nara is getting in on the action, with this, the seventh in our series, at Nara Maruhoba-kan. Like others in the series, Nara Maruhoba-kan focuses on products from the Nara region of Japan, located just south east of Osaka. Nara …

Ise Kadoya Cosmos Wheat Ale by Ise Kadoya

Ise Kadoya Cosmos Wheat Ale・伊勢角屋コスモスウィートエール

Ise Kadoya Cosmos Wheat Ale is a 5% wheat ale from Ise Kadoya, based in Mie, Japan. It’s part of their wild yeast series, and this one focuses on using yeast harvested from the cosmos – the flower, not the universe! Tokyo Agricultural Isolate Flower Yeast Research Society harvested the yeast at first and then licensed it to Ise Kadoya …

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Craft Beer W&W in Namba, Osaka

Craft Beer W&W The Bottom Line Craft Beer W&W is a small venue in the heart of one of Osaka’s busiest areas. It’s in a great location for any tourists who need to take a break from the crushing crowds and noise of Namba, and has a decent selection of both bottled and draft beer. It’s a nice place to …

Ise Kadoya Off The Hook by Ise Kadoya

Ise Kadoya Off The Hook・伊勢角屋オフ・ザ・フック

Ise Kadoya Off The Hook is a 6.5% West Coast IPA from Ise Kadoya, based in Mie, Japan. It’s part of their limited edition series and can be found in both bottles and on tap at a selection of places across Japan. The name stems from the American slang for meaning “brilliant, amazing” or some other superlative that is heard …

Ise Kurenai no Keyaki IPA by Ise Kadoya

Ise Kurenai no Keyaki IPA・伊勢クレナイノケヤキIPA

Ise Kurenai no Keyaki IPA is a 6% American IPA made by Ise Kadoya, based in Mie, Japan. It’s part of their Keyaki Beer Festival contribution for the Autumn 2019 event, and can be found in bottles and on tap across Japan. Ise Kurenai no Keyaki IPA is brewed with Columbus, Citra and Eukanot hops with its red colour a …

Derailleur Piano Lesson for Intruders by Derailleur Brew Works

Derailleur Piano Lesson for Intruders・ディレイラ闖入者たちのピアノレッスン

Derailleur Piano Lesson for Intruders is a 3% grisette from Derailleur Brew Works, based in Osaka, Japan. Derailleur Piano Lesson for Intruders was first released in October 2018 and it is part of their regular lineup and can be found in both bottles and in a few places on tap in the Kansai area. Not much is known about Derailleur …

Ise Kadoya Make A New Epoch DIPA by Ise Kadoya Beer

Ise Kadoya Make A New Epoch DIPA・伊勢角谷メイクアニューエポックダブルインディアペールエール

Ise Kadoya Make A New Epoch DIPA is an 8% Double IPA from Ise Kadoya Beer, based in Mie, Japan. It’s part of their limited edition range and can be found in both bottles and on tap across Japan. The name stems from the fact that Ise Kadoya hired their fourth head brewer in May 2019, and the new brewer …

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Derailleur Black Rain D.D Town by Derailleur Brew Works

Derailleur Black Rain D.D Town・ディレイラブラックレインDDタウン

Derailleur Black Rain D.D Town is a 5% milk stout from Derailleur Brew Works, based in Osaka, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found in both bottles and on tap. It also contains honey sourced from various locations in Osaka. Derailleur Black Rain D.D Town Aroma and Taste Derailleur Black Rain D.D Town poured out a …

Woodmill Yawaragi IPA by Woodmill Brewery

Woodmill Yawaragi IPA・ウッドミル和らぎIPA

Woodmill Yawaragi IPA is a 5% English IPA from Woodmill Brewery, based in Kyoto, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found both in bottles and on tap and the name translates into “peace”, so a beer to calm everyone down. Woodmill Yawaragi IPA Aroma and Taste DO NOT ADJUST YOUR SCREEN! Woodmill Yawaragi IPA poured out …