With the Japan Craft Beer Associations (JCBA’s) biggest beer week in Japan, the ‘Japan Craft Beer Week in Tokyo’ approaching rapidly (week commencing 25th May 2012) there is no questioning the popularity of beer here in Japan. In fact beer is the most popular drink, making up for 33% of alcohol consumption which exceeds 9 […]
Archive for the Beer Festivals Category
At the end of September the Kobe Regatta and Athletic Club (KR&C) held their first annual Sannomiya Craft Beer Tasting Festival in the garden of their main building. Over 12 Japanese craft beers were on offer throughout the day and in the short time I was there I tried about 6 of them. There were […]
Belgian Beer Weekend in Osaka. 48 beers, live Jazz and some proceeds went to the Tohoku Earthquake charity. A great time was had by all.
Like many beer drinkers I like a good beer festival or two, for example the dramatically titled Great Japan Beer Festival which is held in Yokohama, Osaka and Tokyo every year, so when HolidayCheck (www.holidaycheck.co.uk) recently sent me a press release about their favourite beer festivals of 2010, I thought I might aswell share it […]
After thoroughly enjoying last years Great Japan Beer Festival at the Kyosera Dome Sky Hall in Osaka, I can’t wait to go to this years Festival in less than three weeks time. It’s being held at the Kyosera Hall again on this month’s long Bank Holiday Weekend, from 17th-19th July. Tickets cost ￥4100 in advance […]