West Coast Black Market Trader by West Coast Brewing

West Coast Black Market Trader・ウェストコースト ブラックマーケットトレーダー

West Coast Black Market Trader is a 6% kettle sour from West Coast Brewing, based in Shizuoka, in Shizuoka, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found in both cans and on tap. West Coast Black Market Trader is brewed using sour cherries and pink guava as well as being dry hopped with Citra and Idaho 7. …

West Coast Full Hop Alchemist v8 by West Coast Brewing

West Coast Full Hop Alchemist v8・ウェストコースト フルホップアルケミスト v.8

West Coast Full Hop Alchemist v8 is an 8% double IPA / imperial IPA from West Coast Brewing, based in Shizuoka, in Shizuoka, Japan. It’s part of their limited edition range of West Coast Full Hop Alchemist, and can be found in both cans and on tap. No doubt by the time this review comes out there will be a …

West Coast Hop Wave by West Coast Brewing

West Coast Hop Wave・ウェストコースト ホップウェイブ

West Coast Hop Wave is an 8% Double IPA from West Coast Brewing, based in Shizuoka, in Shizuoka, Japan. It’s part of their draft and canned lineup, though it’s unknown whether West Coast Hop Wave is a regular beer or a limited edition. West Coast Hop Wave is brewed using Southern Cross, Wakatu, and Simcoe hops. West Coast Hop Wave …

West Coast Hop & Escape by West Coast Brewing

West Coast Hop & Escape・ウェスト コースト ブルーイング ホップ アンド エスケープ

West Coast Hop & Escape is a 5% hoppy pilsner (is that a style?) from West Coast Brewing, based in Shizuoka, in Shizuoka, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found in both cans and on tap. West Coast Hop & Escape is brewed using Citra and Mosaic, with a pilsner base for the style. West Coast …

West Coast Full Hop Alchemist v7 by West Coast Brewing

West Coast Full Hop Alchemist v7 ・ウェストコースト フルホップアルケミストv7

West Coast Full Hop Alchemist is an 8% double IPA from West Coast Brewing, based in Shizuoka, in Shizuoka, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found in both cans and on tap. West Coast Full Hop Alchemist is a continually evolving series of beers, with each new iteration either changing the hop bill around, or boosting …

West Coast Brewing Taproom in Shizuoka, Shizuoka

West Coast Brewing Taproom Front・ウエストコーストブルーイング タップルームフロント

West Coast Brewing Taproom The Bottom Line While it may be some way from the city centre of Shizuoka, there’s nothing better than getting some good beers at the source and that’s exactly what you get at West Coast Brewing Taproom – plus the option of being able to get some cans to take away too. It’s fun being able …

West Coast Starwatcher by West Coast Brewing

West Coast Starwatcher・ウェストコースト スターウォッチャー

West Coast Starwatcher is a 6.5% West Coast IPA from West Coast Brewing, based in Shizuoka, in Shizuoka, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found in cans and on tap. West Coast Starwatcher is brewed using Citra, Mosaic, and Simcoe hops. West Coast Starwatcher Aroma and Taste West Coast Starwatcher poured out a clear golden straw …

West Coast The Prodigy by West Coast Brewing

West Coast The Prodigy・ウエストコーストザプロディジー

West Coast The Prodigy is a 6.5% hazy IPA from West Coast Brewing, based in Shizuoka, in Shizuoka, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and can be found in both cans and on tap, with the former first coming out in January 2020. West Coast The Prodigy is brewed using Citra, Eukanot, and Mosaic hops. It takes its name …

West Coast Now You See Me by West Coast Brewing

West Coast Now You See Me・ウェストコーストナウユーシーミー

West Coast Now You See Me is a 7% Hazy IPA from West Coast Brewing, based in Shizuoka, in Shizuoka, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and found its way into cans in January 2020. It’s double dry hopped using Cashmere, Eukanot, and Mosaic hops. West Coast Now You See Me Aroma and Taste West Coast Now You See …

West Coast Brewing Tap Takeover at The Life

West Coast Brewing Tap Takeover Front

It’s not often we’re in the Chiba area, let alone the deepest, darkest reaches of the North Western parts of the prefecture, but we were invited out by a friend to attend the West Coast Brewing Tap Takeover event at The Life by Marche Baton in Kashiwa on December 10th. Kashiwa is not a place I’ve been to that often but …