AJB Raw Foeder Sour by Anglo-Japanese Brewing Company

AJB Raw Foeder Sour・AJBローフィーダーサワー

AJB Raw Foeder Sour is a 5% sour from Anglo-Japanese Brewing Company, based in Nozawa, in Nagano, japan. It’s part of their bottled and draft lineup though its availability at the time of writing is unknown. As the name suggests, AJB Raw Foeder Sour is stored in foeders, basically giant wooden barrels. AJB Raw Foeder Sour Aroma and Taste AJB …

Vertere Fusca by Vertere

Vertere Fusca・バテレフスカ

Vertere Fusca is a 6% sour blonde from Vertere, based in Oku-tama, in Tokyo, Japan. It’s part of their canned and draft lineup, though availability at the time of writing is unknown. Vertere Fusca is brewed using a selection of malts, which includes Pilsner, Pale 2 Row, Pelton, Wheat Malt, Oats, and Maris Otter, while the hop bill includes Calista …

Kyoto Sunset Juice by Kyoto Brewing Company

Kyoto Sunset Juice・京都酒造夕焼けの雫

Kyoto Sunset Juice is a 4.5% Belgian sour from Kyoto Brewing Company, based in Kyoto, in Kyoto prefecture, in Japan. It’s part of their spring lineup and can be found in both bottles and on tap at various places in Japan. Its Japanese name is “夕焼けの雫” which translates to “drops of sunset” and is brewed using hibiscus and dried orange …

Songbird Fuji by Brewery Songbird

Songbird Fuji・ソングバードふじ

Songbird Fuji is a 6.5% sour beer from Brewery Songbird, based in Kisarazu, in Chiba, Japan. It’s part of their limited edition range and can be found in bottles only. It is secondarily fermented with wild yeast found on the skin of Yamatobinion, a strain of Japanese grape, that was harvested from the Saito Grape Garden back in 2015. Songbird …

Far Yeast Kriek in the Flesh by Far Yeast Brewing Company

Far Yeast Kriek in the Flesh ファーイースト クリーク イン ザ フレッシュ

Far Yeast Kriek in the Flesh is a 5% sour beer from Far Yeast Brewing Company, based in Yamanashi, Japan. Far Yeast Kriek in the Flesh is part of their collaborative range of beers with this one coming from a brew they did with Culmination Brewing. Far Yeast Kriek in the Flesh is a fruit sour made through fermentation with the addition …

Far Yeast Saigon Passion by Far Yeast Brewing Company

Far Yeast Saigon Passion ファーイーストサイゴンパッション

Far Yeast Saigon Passion is a 4.5% sour from Far Yeast Brewing Company, based in Yamanashi, Japan. It’s part of their collaborative range with Heart of Darkness, based in Vietnam’s Ho Chi Minh City, being the partner this time. Two versions were made, with the Japanese version using Belgian Ardennes yeast, and the Vietnamese version using German Ale yeast. Passion …

Songbird Brett Table Beer by Brewery Songbird 

Songbird Brett Table Beer

Songbird Brett Table Beer is a 4.5% sour ale from Brewery Songbird, based in Chiba, Japan. It’s part of their all-year round range of beer and can be found in both bottles and on tap across Japan. Songbird Brett Table Beer uses Bruxellensis / Lambicus / Lactobacillus during the brewing process; however, it’s aim is to be a table beer – one that …

Hi no Tani Sour Beer by Hi no Tani Beer

Hi no Tani Sour Beer

Hi no Tani Sour Beer is a 5% sour beer from Hi no Tani Beer, based in Mie, Japan. It’s part of their summer seasonal lineup and can be found in bottles outside of the brewpub, and on tap there. Hi no Tani Sour Beer is brewed using a sour mashing process, a traditional method used in Germany under the famed …