Monthly Archives: August 2012

Sapporo Nihon no Irodori Premium Natsu no Kaori

Japanese Name: サッポロ 日本の彩PREMIUM 夏の香り Brewer: Sapporo Release: Jun. 6, 2012 Type: Japanese Beer Alcohol: 5% Purchase Price: ¥224 @7eleven Tasting Notes: Sapporo has a new series of beers and new-genre beverages, the Premium line. With this new line they’re … Continue reading

Posted in Japanese Beer | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Premium Malt’s at 35,000 feet.

On my flight back to Japan from the US, Suntory The Premium Malt’s was being served on my ANA flight. Very nice!

Posted in Japanese Beer, Musings | Tagged | 2 Comments

Asahi Direct Shot: refreshing stimulation in your mouth.

Japanese Name: アサヒ ダイレクトショット Brewer: Asahi Release: May 29, 2012 Type: Happousei(発泡性) Alcohol: 5% Purchase Price: ¥139 @7eleven Tasting Notes: Now that we’re in the midst of August, and the heat of the Japanese summer, I found it appropriate to … Continue reading

Posted in Liqueur (Happousei) | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment