Yorocco Peninsula Saison by Yorocco Beer

Yorocco Peninsula Saison・ヨロッコペニンシュラセゾン

Yorocco Peninsula Saison is a 5% saison from Yorocco Beer, based in Ofuna, in Kanagawa, Japan. It’s part of their summer seasonal lineup and can be found in both bottles and on tap at limited places across Japan. It takes its name from the Miura Peninsula – that little bit that juts out of the bottom of Kanagawa as Yorocco …

Kyoto Little Pleasures by Kyoto Brewing Company

Kyoto Little Pleasures・京都ささやかな至福

Kyoto Little Pleasures is a 4% table saison from Kyoto Brewing Company, based in Kyoto, in Kyoto, Japan. It’s part of their bottled and draft lineup, though its availability at the time of writing is unknown. Kyoto Little Pleasures is brewed using Pilsner and Flaked Wheat along with Aramis for bittering hops and Motueka for flavour / aroma. Kyoto Little …

Kyoto Shunkashuto Spring by Kyoto Brewing Company

Kyoto Shunkashuto Spring・京都春夏秋冬 - 春

Kyoto Shunkashuto Spring is a 6.0% Belgian Saison from Kyoto Brewing Company, based in Kyoto, Japan. It’s part of their spring seasonal lineup and can be found both on tap and in bottles. It’s brewed using Pilsner, Munich, and Wheat malts, with the hops being Hallertau Mittelfruh for bittering, and Styrian Goldings Bobek with Hallertau Mittelfruh for aroma. As the …

Yggdrasil Citrus Cervoise by Yggdrasil Brewing

Yggdrasil Citrus Cervoise ・イグドラジルシトロスサーヴォイズ

Yggdrasil Citrus Cervoise is a 5.2% fruited saison from Yggdrasil Brewing, based in Hiratsuka, in Kanagawa, Japan. It’s part of their draft line, but due to Covid-19, it was bottled and put on sale, so it’s unknown at the time of writing if this beer will come out in bottles again. Yggdrasil Citrus Cervoise uses the Yggdrasil Cervoise based, a …

Yggdrasil Mori no Nakamatachi by Yggdrasil Brewing

Yggdrasil Mori no Nakatamachi ・イグドラジル森の仲間たち

Yggdrasil Mori no Nakamatachi is a 4% spiced saison from Yggdrasil Brewing, based in Hiratsuka, in Kanagawa, Japan. It’s part of their draft lineup, but due to Covid-19, it was also put into bottles, so it may not be on sale at the time of reading. Yggdrasil Mori no Nakamatachi is brewed using imported Barbe Rouge, Strisselspalt, and Mistra hops …

Yorocco Yuzu Saison by Yorocco Beer

Yorocco Yuzu Saison・ヨロッコユズセゾン

Yorocco Yuzu Saison is a 6% saison / fruit beer from Yorocco Beer, based in Ofuna, in Kanagawa, Japan. It’s part of their seasonal lineup, though when it comes out varies from year-to-year, and can be found in both bottles and on tap. Yorocco Yuzu Saison is brewed using locally source yuzu, also known as Japanese citrons. Yorocco Yuzu Saison …

Far Yeast Aspire to Grapeness by Far Yeast Brewing Company

Far Yeast Aspire to Grapeness・ファーイーストアスパイア・トゥ・グレープネス

Far Yeast Aspire to Grapeness is a 6.8% barrel aged saison, so a farmhouse ale, from Far Yeast Brewing Company’s Off Trail division. It’s part of their collaborative lineup, with this one being brewed with Edge Brewing from Australia. It can be found in both bottles and on tap, though it’s unknown whether it’s a one-off or not. It’s brewed …

Chichibu Yukiguma by Chichibu Beer

Chichibu Yukiguma・秩父雪熊

Chichibu Yukiguma is a 5% saison from Chichibu Beer, based in Chichibu, in Saitama, Japan. It’s part of their all-year round lineup, and can be found in both bottles and on tap. Chichibu Yukiguma takes its name from the “polar bear”, which are nowhere to be found in Chichibu – unless someone has drunk too much beer and had a …

Far Yeast Japanese Grape Saison by Far Yeast Brewing Company

Far Yeast Japanese Grape Saison・ファーイーストジャパニーズ・グレープ・セゾン

Far Yeast Japanese Grape Saison is a 5% fruited saison from Far Yeast Brewing Company, based in Yamanashi, Japan. It’s part of their collaborative range with this one brewing brewed with Australia’s Edge Brewing Project from Melbourne. As the name suggests, Far Yeast Japanese Grape Saison is brewed using locally sourced Koshu grapes and Muscat Bailey A grapes from Yamanashi, …

Vertere Aurora by Vertere

Vertere Aurora・バテレオウレア

Vertere Aurora is a 6% saison from Vertere, based in Oku-tama, in Tokyo, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found in cans and on tap in a limited number of places. It’s brewed using Pale 2 Row, Maris Otter, Okutama Barley, Pilsner, wheat and uses Sorachi Ace, Huell Melon hops. Vertere Aurora Aroma and Taste Vertere …