Monkey IPA by Monkey Mountain

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Monkey IPA is a 8.5% American IPA from Monkey Mountain, based in Oita, in Kyushu, Japan. It’s part of their all-year round range and can be found in both bottles and on tap though the latter is harder to find due to the size of the brewery. Like other beers from Monkey Mountain, Monkey IPA uses apples sourced locally during …

Monkey Pale Ale by Monkey Mountain

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Monkey Pale Ale is a 6% American Pale Ale from Monkey Mountain, based in Oita, in Kyushu, Japan. It’s part of both their bottled lineup and draft lineup, though both may be hard to find at the time of writing. Monkey Pale Ale uses “crystal malt and hops” but that’s all they have listed about their regular ingredients. The most …

Monkey Barleywine by Monkey Mountain

Monkey Barleywine・モンキーバーレーワイン

Monkey Barleywine is a 12% barleywine from Monkey Mountain Brewing based in Oita, located in Kyushu, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found in both bottles and on tap, though the latter is harder to find. Not much is known about Monkey Barleywine besides it using some smoked malt as well as crystal malt during the …

Monkey Blonde Ale by Monkey Mountain

Monkey Blonde Ale・モンキーブロンドエール

Monkey Blonde Ale is a 4.5% blonde ale from Monkey Mountain based in Oita, in Kyushu, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found in both bottles and on tap. Like the Monkey IPA, Monkey Blonde Ale is brewed using imported malts and hops, and also contains locally sourced apples as part of the adjuncts. Monkey Blonde …

Hideji Kotohogi Red Lager by Miyazaki Hideji Beer

Hideji Kotohogi Red Lager・ひでじことほぎ〜レッドラガー

Hideji Kotohogi Red Lager is a 7% imperial lager from Miyazaki Hideji Beer, based in Miyazaki, in Kyushu, Japan. It’s part of their limited edition lineup and can be found in both bottles and on tap across Japan. Hideji Kotohogi Red Lager is brewed with azuki beans, rice, and also locally grown Ibuku hops. It was brewed as a celebration …

Hideji Shi Shu 2018 by Miyazaki Hideji Beer

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Hideji Shi Shu 2018 is a 5% fruit beer from Miyazaki Hideji Beer, based in Nobeoka, in Miyazaki, Japan. It’s part of their autumn season lineup and can be found in both bottles and on tap across Japan. This 2018 edition is brewed using ale malt, rather than the regular pilsner malt that is used, alongside the usual Aya Purple, …

Hideji Dark Chestnut Ale by Miyazaki Hideji Beer

Hideji Dark Chestnut Ale ひでじビール栗黒エール

Hideji Dark Chestnut Ale is a 9% imperial stout from Miyazaki Hideji Beer, based in Nobeoka, in Miyazaki, Kyushu. It’s part of their winter seasonal lineup and can be found in both bottle and on tap. Hideji Dark Chestnut Ale, or Hideji Kuri Kuro, is brewed using locally grown chestnuts and Miyazaki Hideji Beer recommend aging this beer – but we …

Kirishima Pilsner by Kirishima Beer

Kirishima Pilsner 霧島ピルスナー

Kirishima Pilsner is a 5% German style pilsner from Kirishima Beer, based in Miyazaki, Japan. It’s part of their all-year round range of beers and can be found in bottles, and occasionally, on tap. Kirishima Pilsner also won gold at the 2017 International Beer Cup for Best German Style Pilsner in Japan. Kirishima Pilsner Aroma and Taste Kirishima Pilsner poured …