Yatsugatake Kiyosato Lager by Yatsugatake Brewery

Yataugatake Kiyosato Lager・八ヶ岳清里ラガー

Yatsugatake Kiyosato Lager is a 5.5% German pilsner from Yatsugatake Brewery, based in Yamanashi, Japan. It’s part of their all-year round range of beers and can be found in bottles and on tap. Yatsugatake Kiyosato Lager is named after the village that Yatsugatake Brewery is based in, and also uses locally sourced rice from the Kiyosato area. Yatsugatake Kiyosato Lager …

Yatsugatake First Down by Yatsugatake Brewery

Yatsugatake First Down・八ヶ岳ファーストダウン

Yatsugatake First Down is 5.5% Japanese rice lager from Yatsugatake Brewery, based in Kiyasato, in Yamanashi, Japan. It’s part of their regular lineup and is also the first beer from them to actually focus on the sport of gridiron. Yatsugatake First Down is designed to be the first beer that you down in your drinking session, the first beer you …

Yatsugatake Premium Rock Bock by Yatsugatake Brewery

Yatsugatake Premium Rock Bock・八ヶ岳プレミアムロックボック

Yatsugatake Premium Rock Bock is a 7% bock beer from Yatsugatake Brewery, based in Kiyosato, in Yamanashi, Japan. Yatsugatake Premium Rock Bock is part of their all-year round range and can be found in both bottles and on tap. Yatsugatake Premium Rock Bock is brewed using malt imported from Canada, Germany, and The UK. Yatsugatake Premium Rock Bock Aroma and …

Yatsugatake Hokuto Japanese Pilsner by Yatsugatake Brewery

Yatsugatake Hokuto Japanese Pilsner is a 5% Japanese pilsner from Yatsugatake Brewery, based in Hokuto, in Nagano, Japan. It’s part of their collaborative range, with Yatsugatake Brewery being brewed with Hop Farm Kobayashi. Yatsugatake Hokuto Japanese Pilsner is brewed using 100% locally grown hops in the form of Shinshuwase, Stirling, and Hallertau hops. Yatsugatake Hokuto Japanese Pilsner Aroma and Taste …

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 …

Yatsugatake Touchdown Brewery Information

Yatsugatake Beer Touchdown Logo

Yatsugatake Touchdown Brewery is a craft beer brewery located in Kiyosato, in Yamanashi, Japan. The brewery opened in 1997 and incorporates the brewery and the bar brewpub Rock on the premises too. The beers are based around German style beers and the brewmaster Kazumi Yamada joined Yatsugatake Beer Touchdown after 40 years working at Kirin. Yatsugatake Touchdown Main Lineup The …

Yatsugatake Touchdown Frontier Dunkel by Yatsugatake Beer

So this is the second beer I’ll be reviewing from Yatsugatake, and can you believe this one is also not really worth your time? I do hate to do this, as I want to encourage more people to buy me beers as souvenirs. But as long as there are people wanting to buy souvenir beers, there will be some unscrupulous …

Yatsugatake Touchdown Pilsner by Yatsugatake Beer

Yatsugatake Touchdown Pilsner

I love getting souvenirs. When I was little and my parents went out somewhere without me I’d always shout “Buy me a present!”. The joke persists in my family to this day, with the outings being to the kitchen and the ‘presents’ being booze from the fridge. If you live in Japan you know that buying souvenirs is a huge part …