Songbird Extra by Brewery Songbird

Songbird Extra・ソングバードエクストラ

Songbird Extra is a 6.5% Belgian ale from Brewery Songbird, based in Kisarazu, in Chiba, Japan. It’s part of their autumn seasonal range and can be found in bottles, and on the rare chance, some kegs are available. Songbird Extra takes the Songbird Blonde and ramps up the malt and yeast by some unknown amount thus making it extra …. though …

TDM 1874 IPA #8 by TDM 1874 Brewery

TDM 1874 IPA #8

TDM 1874 IPA #8 is a 6.8% IPA from TDM 1874 Brewery, based in Tokaichiba, in Yokohama, Japan. It’s part of their rotating range of IPAs and can be found in cans and on tap. TDM 1874 IPA #8 is brewed using Mosaic, Citra, and Denali hops. TDM 1874 IPA #8 is the third beer from TDM 1874 to be …

Tokaido Beer Roundup

Rather than writing our usual whole page review for a beer, we’ve come up with this mini review page for Tokaido Beer at Tokaido Beer Kawasaki Factory. Tokaido Beer 1623 Details ABV: 6% IBU: N/A Style: Belgian IPA Tokaido Beer 1623 Mini Review Appearance: Subtle hazy golden orange with hints of brown. Small white head that faded fast. Nose: Slight Belgian …

Songbird Giono by Brewery Songbird

Songbird Giono・ソングバードジオノ

Songbird Giono is a 7.5% Belgian dark ale from Brewery Songbird, based in Kisarazu, in Chiba, Japan. First released in 2017, It’s part of their autumn seasonal lineup and can be found in both bottles and on tap at select locations across Japan. Songbird Giono is brewed using a porter recipe but then fermented with Belgian yeast. Songbird Giono Aroma …

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TDM British Best Bitter by TDM 1874

TDM 1874 British Best Bitter・TDM 1874 ブリティッシュ・ベスト・ビッター

TDM British Best Bitter, also known as TDM B.B.B, is a 4.5% bitter from TDM 1874, based in Tokaichiba, in Kanagawa, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found in cans and on tap across the Kanto region, and in some places outside of the area. It’s got an IBU of 29 but that’s all we could find out …

Songbird Le Petit Bonheur by Brewery Songbird

Songbird Le Petit Bonheur・ソングバードルプチボヌール

Songbird Le Petit Bonheur is an 8% Belgian brown ale from Brewery Songbird, based in Kisarazu, in Chiba, Japan. It’s part of their winter seasonal range and can be found in bottles only. Like Songbird La Joya, Songbird Le Petit Bonheur is fermented using wild yeast by being stored outside in coolships. At the time of writing, it’s unknown if Songbird …

Distant Shores From Tokyo With Love by Distant Shores Brewing

Distant Shores From Tokyo With Love・フロムトウキョウウィズラブ

Distant ShoresFrom Tokyo With Love, also known as Distant Shores Red Rye IPA, is a 7% rye IPA from Distant Shores Brewing, based in Higashiyama, in Tokyo, Japan. It’s part of their collaborative range, and can be found on tap at selected bars across Kanto and Japan. At the time of writing, it’s unknown whether Distant Shores From Tokyo With Love …

Songbird La Joya by Brewery Songbird

Songbird La Joya・ソングバード ビール ラ ホヤ

Songbird La Joya is a 6.5% Flanders red ale from Brewery Songbird, based in Kisarazu, in Chiba, Japan. It’s part of their winter seasonal lineup and can be found in bottles in a limited number of shops across Japan. First released in 2017, Songbird La Joya is brewed using a variety of spices, but also contains oatmeal and undergoes secondary fermentation …

Songbird Bonne Chance by Brewery Songbird

Songbird Bonne Chance・ソングバードボンシャン

Songbird Bonne Chance is a 9% Belgian saison from Brewery Songbird, based in Kizarazu, in Chiba, Japan. It’s part of their limited edition range and was first released in 2019, despite the bottle stating 2016. Songbird Bonne Chance is part of Brewery Songbird’s cool ship efforts, which saw them using wide, open containers with the aim of obtaining some locally occurring yeast …

Hitachino Nest Anbai Ale by Kiuchi Shuzo

Hitachino Nest Anbai Ale 常陸野ネスト塩梅エール

Hitachino Nest Anbai Ale is a 7% gose beer from Kiuchi Shuzo, based in Naka city, in Ibaraki, Japan. Hitachino Nest Anbai Ale used to be part of their overseas-only range, but has recently been seen domestically. It’s brewed green sour plum (ume) and Japanese sea salt (moshio) which is represented in the kanji on the label with 塩梅. At the time …