AJB Euro IPA by Anglo-Japanese Brewing Company

Cruz Burgers & Craft Beer Beer 2・クルズバーガーズ アンド クラフトビアビール2

AJB Euro IPA is a 6.8% American / European IPA from Anglo-Japanese Brewing Company, based in Nozawa-Onsen, in Nagano, Japan. It’s part of their draft only range and can be found on tap at various places in Japan. While AJB Euro IPA has an American IPA base, it uses imported European Alsace, Ariana, Calista, Hüll Melon, Mistral, and Polaris hops …

Shiga Kogen / Hair of the Dog Eckhardt by Tamamura Honten

Shiga Kogen / Hair of the Dog Eckhardt・志賀高原ビール×ヘアオブザドッグ エックハルト

Shiga Kogen / Hair of the Dog Eckhardt is a 12% American strong ale from Tamamura Honten, based in Yamanouchi, in Nagano, Japan. It’s part of their collaborative range, with this beer being brewed with Hair of the Dog Brewing Company, based in Portland. For those people who have forgotten, Shiga Kogen have already brewed with them on their Shiga Kogen …

Shiga Kogen Harvest Brew Smol by Tamamura Honten

Shiga Kogen Harvest Brew Smol・志賀高原ハーベストスモール

Shiga Kogen Harvest Brew Smol is a 3.5% session IPA from Tamamura Honten, based in Nagano, Japan. It’s part of their limited edition lineup and can be found in both bottles and on-tap at various bars across Japan. As the name suggests, Shiga Kogen Harvest Brew Smol is part of their Harvest Brew range of beers that uses the fresh …

Shiga Kogen Hazy IIPA by Tamamura Honten

Shiga Kogen Hazy IIPA・志賀高原無我霧中

Shiga Kogen Hazy IIPA, also known as Shiga Kogen Mugamuchu, is a 7.5% NE-IPA from Tamamura Honten, based in Nagano, Japan. This supposedly limited edition beer is in its second run of being produced, because the first version was so popular. It’s unknown though what hops went into Shiga Kogen Hazy IIPA, but we do know it has an IBU …

AJB Bread by Anglo-Japanese Brewing Company

AJB Bread・AJBブレッド

AJB Bread is a 4.5% golden ale from Anglo-Japanese Brewing Company, based in Nozawa-Onsen, in Nagano, Japan. It’s part of their limited edition lineup and can be primarily found in bottles, with a limited amount of it going towards taps across Japan. As the name suggests, AJB Bread is brewed using bread, with this being a collaboration with Bricolage Bread …

Shiga Kogen Coffee & Donuts by Tamamura Honten

Shiga Kogen Coffee & Donuts・志賀高原コーヒー&ドーナッツ

Shiga Kogen Coffee & Donuts is a 4.5% farmhouse ale from Tamamura Honten, based in Yamanouchi, in Nagano, Japan. It’s part of their collaborative series for the Hood to Fuji, with this effort having been brewed with Upright Brewing. It is brewed using Ethiopian Dur Feres beans that were roasted specially for this beer. At the time of writing, there …

Shiga Kogen Issai Kaiku by Tamamura Honten

Shiga Kogen Issai Kaiku・志賀高原一切皆苦

Shiga Kogen Issai Kaiku is a 6.5% American IPA from Tamamura Honten, based in Yamanouchi, in Nagano, Japan. It’s part of their limited edition lineup and can be found in both bottles and on tap. Like the Shiga Kogen No. 10 Anniversary IPA, Shiga Kogen Issai Kaiku is a special brew for Shiga Kogen’s 15th Anniversary. The name “Issai Kaiku” …

Yatsugatake Space Pilsner by Yatsugatake Brewery

Yatsugatake Space Pilsner・八ヶ岳ブルワリー x うちゅうブルーイング スペースピルスナー

Yatsugatake Space Pilsner is a 5% Italian Pilsner from Yatsugatake Brewery, based in Hokuto, in Nagano, Japan. It’s part of their limited edition lineup and can be found in both bottles and on tap. Yatsugatake Space Pilsner is a collaboration between Yatsugatake Brewery and Uchu Brewing, and it’s unknown whether it’s a one-off or will be brewed again. Unlike other …

Yo-Ho Boku Beer Kimi Beer Manten Climber by Yo-Ho Brewing

Yo-Ho Boku Beer Kimi Beer Manten Climber・ヤッホー僕ビール君ビール満天クライマー

Yo-Ho Boku Beer Kimi Beer Manten Climber is a 6% Brut IPA from Yo-Ho Brewing, based in Nagano, Japan. It’s part of their Boku Beer Kimi Beer series which has seen them working alongside with the Lawson’s chain of convenience stores. The taste of the beer is supposed to be a secret until the beer runs out – but who …

Matsumoto Traditional Bitter by Matsumoto Brewery

Matsumoto Traditional Bitter ・松本トラディショナルビター

Matsumoto Traditional Bitter is a 4% British bitter from Matsumoto Brewery, based in Matsumoto, in Nagano, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found both in bottles and on tap. Matsumoto Traditional Bitter is brewed to a traditional British recipe and uses imported malts and hops from the UK, though which ones are used are unknown at the time …