Monthly Archives: May 2012

Suntory The Premium Malts *NEW*

Japanese Name: サントリ 新「ザ・プレミアム・モルツ」 Brewer: Suntory Release: Mar. 13, 2012 Type: Japanese Beer Alcohol: 5.5% Purchase Price: ¥238 @Sankus Tasting Notes: Sadly, I was not expecting Suntory to revamp its flagship The Premium Malt’s beer, and never did a review of … Continue reading

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Orion Ichiban Sakura: Contrary to the name the last beer this spring

Japanese Name: オリオン いちばん桜 Brewer: Orion Release: Jan. 31, 2012 Type: Japanese Beer Alcohol: 5% Purchase Price: ¥185 @Yamaya Tasting Notes: A subsidiary of Asahi, Orion Beer hails from Okinawa and produces the only major Japanese beer available in the US … Continue reading

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