Monthly Archives: June 2013

Seven Gold: The Gold Class

Japanese Name: セブンゴールド ザ・ゴールドクラス Brewer: Suntory Release: Jun. 25, 2013 Type: Japanese Beer(ビール) Alcohol: 5.5% Purchase Price: ¥218 @7-Eleven Tasting Notes: 7&i Holding has hit up Suntory a couple times in the past, and they chose them again to produce … Continue reading

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Sapporo Edelpils

Japanese Name: サッポロ エーデルピルス Brewer: Sapporo Release: April 24, 2013 Type: Japanese Beer Alcohol: 5% Purchase Price: ¥259 @Popura Tasting Notes: Ah Edelpils, at long last you are mine. A months long search at every convenience store I came across … Continue reading

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Sapporo Goku Zero

Japanese Name: サッポロ 極ZERO Brewer: Sapporo Release: April 9, 2013 Type: Liqueur (発泡性) Alcohol: 4% Purchase Price: ¥??? @Aeon Tasting Notes: A world first from Sapporo, zero purine bodies, zero carbs, yada yada. This new genre brew pours out a … Continue reading

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Suntory Green Style

Japanese Name: サントリー グリーンスタイル Brewer: Suntory Release: May 21, 2013 Type: Liqueur (発泡性) Alcohol: 4% Purchase Price: ¥179 @Lawson Tasting Notes: Exclusively on the cooler shelves of convenience store chain Lawson, is Suntory’s Green Style. It’s not a beer, but … Continue reading

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Free Funwari from Asahi

Asahi sent over a package the other day. In a small envelope was a discrete white box containing two sampler cans of Asahi Funwari. It’s time to throw them in the fridge to chill.

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