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Suntory Kinmugi Kuro no Hitotoki

Japanese Name: サントリー 金麦〈黒のひととき〉 Brewer: Suntory Release: Dec. 1, 2015 Type: Happousei (発泡性) Alcohol: 6% Purchase Price: ¥105 @Aeon

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Suntory The Premium Malt’s: Premium Black Beer (2015)

Japanese Name: サントリー ザ・プレミアム・モルツ Brewer: Suntory Release: Oct. 27, 2015 Type: Japanese Beer Alcohol: 5.5% Purchase Price: ¥205 @Aeon

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Asahi Dry Black Bar Style Orange

Japanese Name: アサヒスーパードライ ドライブラック バースタイル オレンジ Brewer: Asahi Release: Sep. 9, 2014 Type: Happoushu Alcohol: 5.5% Purchase Price: ¥188 @Aeon Tasting Notes: Following up on its release of Lime Black, Asahi chose to pair its Dry Black beer with orange … Continue reading

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Suntory The Premium Malt’s: Koku no Blend

Japanese Name: ザ・プレミアム・モルツ〈コクのブレンド〉 Brewer: Suntory Release: Sept. 24, 2013 Type: Japanese Beer (ビール) Alcohol: 5.5% Purchase Price: ¥200 @Aeon Tasting Notes: Sometimes people are looking for something with a little bit more flavor than a standard lager, but yet aren’t … Continue reading

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Yebisu Premium Black

Japanese Name: ヱビス プレミアムブラック Brewer: Yebisu Release: May. 22, 2013 Type: Japanese Beer Alcohol: 5% Purchase Price: ¥205 @Aeon Tasting Notes: Sapporo’s premium Yebisu brand has released a new dark beer to the masses. Let’s get right to the point, and … Continue reading

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Suntory The Premium Malt’s: Premium Black Beer

Japanese Name: サントリー ザ・プレミアム・モルツ<黒> Brewer: Suntory Release: Dec. 4, 2012 Type: Japanese Beer Alcohol: 5.5% Purchase Price: ¥2?? @Aeon Tasting Notes: Suntory’s limited production Premium Black Beer from The Premium Malt’s brand was just re-released. This release is Suntory’s first The … Continue reading

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Asahi Super Dry “Dry Black”: Not the black you’d expect.

Japanese Name: アサヒスーパードライ -ドライブラック- Brewer: Asahi Release: Apr. 3, 2012 Type: Japanese Beer Alcohol: 5.5% Purchase Price: ¥?? @Sankus Tasting Notes: Amidst the wall of new genre offerings lining the store shelves, is a true Japanese beer according to Japanese … Continue reading

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Sapporo Mugi to Hop Black

Japanese Name: サッポロ 麦とホップ 黒 Brewer: Sapporo Release: Oct. 26, 2011 Type: Happousei(発泡性) Alcohol: 5% Purchase Price: ¥139 @ Sankus (conbini) Tasting Notes: Sapporo recently released Japan’s first black lager style dai-san beer, last month. After reading the press release in August, … Continue reading

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Suntory The Premium Malt’s Black

Japanese Name: サントリー ザ・プレミアム・モルツ 黒 Brewer: Suntory Release: Oct. 19, 2010 Type: Beer(ビール) Alcohol: 5.5% Purchase Price: ¥210 @Jusco Tasting notes: Suntory The Premium Malt’s Black seems to be released yearly around the end of autumn. Unusually, this year there was no … Continue reading

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