Monthly Archives: December 2011

Kirin Ichiban Shibori 2011 Toretate Hop

Japanese Name: キリン 一番搾り 2011 とれたてホップ Brewer: Kirin Release: Nov. 9, 2011 Type: Beer(ビール) Alcohol: 5% Purchase Price: ¥217 @Sankus Tasting Notes: 2011’s Ichiban Shibori Toretate Hop from Kirin is a tribute to the survivors of the Great Eastern Japan Earthquake. Made from … Continue reading

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Sapporo “The Winter’s Tale” (2011-2012)

Japanese Name: サッポロ 2011-2012 冬物語 (Fuyu Monogatari) Brewer: Sapporo Release: Nov. 9, 2011 Type: Beer(ビール) Alcohol: 5.5% Purchase Price: ¥217 @Circle K (conbini) Tasting Notes: As 2011 comes to an end, we can enjoy Sapporo’s Fuyu Monogatari, aka The Winter’s … Continue reading

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