Y Market Hop Cantabile by Y Market Brewing

Y Market Hop Cantabile by Y Market Brewing is a 4.5% American session IPA made with Loral, Cascade, Mosaic, HBC 472 and Simcoe hops. A “cantabile” (canta-bee-lay) is a “smooth singing style”, apparently. Makes sense seeing as this is a low-alcohol session beer. Y Market Hop Cantabile by Y Market Brewing Aroma and Taste Y Market Hop Cantabile pours out …

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 …

Myoko Kogen Session IPA by Myoko Kogen Beer

Myoko Kogen Session IPA 妙高高原セッションIPA

Myoko Kogen Session IPA is a 5% session IPA from Myoko Kogen Beer, based in Myoko Kogen, in Niigata, Japan. It’s part of their summer seasonal lineup and can be found in both bottles and on tap when on sale. And that’s all we could find out about Myoko Kogen Session IPA – not even their website has information about it. …

Derailleur Night Rider Route 26 By Derailleur Brew Works

Derailleur Night Rider Route 26・ディレイラブリューワークスナイトライダールート26

Derailleur Night Rider Route 26 is a 4.5% session IPA from Derailleur Brew Works, based in Osaka, Japan. Derailleur Night Rider Route 26 is part of their regular lineup and can be found in both bottles and in some places on tap. It’s brewed using five different hops during the boil and is then double dry hopped though with what …

Y Market Hop Seduction Session IPA by Y Market Brewing

Y Market Hop Seduction Session IPA・YマーケットホップセダクションセッションIPA

Y Market Hop Seduction Session IPA is a 4.5% session IPA from Y Market Brewing, based in Nagoya, in Aichi, Japan. Y Market Hop Seduction Session IPA is part of the Y Market Brewing regular lineup and can be found in cans and on tap too. Y Market Hop Seduction Session IPA is brewed with imported US Mosaic and Chinook …

Matsumoto Session IPA by Matsumoto Brewery

Matsumoto Session IPA 松本セッションIPA

Matsumoto Session IPA is a 5% session IPA from Matsumoto Brewery, based in Matsumoto, in Nagano, Japan. It’s part of their all-year round range and can be found on tap. At the time of writing, it’s unknown what hops wet into Matsumoto Session IPA. Matsumoto Session IPA Aroma and Taste Matsumoto Session IPA came up a slightly hazy golden straw colour with …

Ise Kadoya Platinum Dragon R2 by Ise Kadoya

Ise Kadoya Platinum Dragon R2 伊勢角屋プラチナドラゴンR2

Ise Kadoya Platinum Dragon R2 is a 4% session IPA from Ise Kadoya, based in Mie, Japan. It’s part of their Platinum Dragon R range that can be found on sale sporadicly throughout the year. Ise Kadoya Platinum Dragon R2 is brewed to be a West Coast IPA-lite with a lower alcohol content than its contemporaries. Ise Kadoya Platinum Dragon R2 …

Johana Masaru Session IPA by Johana Beer

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Johana Masaru Session IPA is deep breath 4.8% session New England IPA from Johana Beer, based in Nanto, in Toyama, Japan. It’s part of their draft only lineup and was first released in Summer 2018. It’s unknown whether Johana Masaru Session IPA will be made again or not. Johana Masaru Session IPA Aroma and Taste NE-IPA and me are well known …

Hitachino Nest Session IPA by Kiuchi Brewery

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Hitachino Nest Session IPA is a 4.5% session IPA from Kiuchi Brewery, based in Naka, in Ibaraki, Japan. It’s part of their draft only range, and can be found in the Hitachino Nest taprooms in Akihabara and in Tokyo Station. Hitachino Nest Session IPA is brewed using exclusively Amarillo hops at the time of writing. Hitachino Nest Session IPA Aroma and Taste Hitachino Nest …

Shiga Kogen Kasumi by Tamamura Honten

Shiga Kogen Kasumi 志賀高原KASUMi

Shiga Kogen Kasumi, or to give it its full name of Shiga Kogen Kasumi IPA for Sennin, is a 4.5% session IPA from Tamamura Honten, based in Nagano, Japan. It’s part of their limited edition range of beers and can be found in both bottles and on tap across Japan. Shiga Kogen Kasumi was first released in May 2018, though this is …