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Sapporo Münchner Dunkel

Japanese Name: サッポロ 欧州四大セレクション ミュンヒナーデュンケル Brewer: Sapporo Release: Jan. 20, 2015 Type: Japanese Beer (ビール) Alcohol: 5.5% Purchase Price: ¥235 @7-Eleven

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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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Kirin Ichiban Shibori Stout

Japanese Name: キリン 一番搾り スタウト Brewer: Kirin Release: Feb. 6, 2013 Type: Japanese Beer Alcohol: 5% Purchase Price: ¥216 @7-eleven Tasting Notes: Originally released in 2007, Kirin Ichiban Shibori Stout comes to market this time of the year. It’s one of … Continue reading

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Suntory Caramel Brown

Japanese Name: サントリ カラメル ブラウン Brewer: Suntory Release: Nov. 21, 2012 Type: Liqueur (発泡性) Alcohol: 5% Purchase Price: ¥105 @Aeon Tasting Notes: As the name states, you won’t find a light straw colored liquid in your glass. Suntory Caramel Brown … 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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Sapporo Chocolat Brewery Bitter

Japanese Name: サッポロ ショコラブルワリー(ビター) Brewer: Sapporo Release: Jan. 12, 2011 Type: Happoushu Alcohol: 5% Purchase Price: ¥588 (Double Pack) Tasting Notes: Sitting at the back of my refrigerator was this lonely can of Sapporo Chocolat Brewery Bitter purchased back in March. … Continue reading

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