A Look into Craft Beer Culture in Tokyo, Japan (Ji-Buru)
If you thought Japanese beer meant Asahi, Kirin and Sapporo, think again. In this episode of Al-kee-hol, Yuka Uchida explores the booming business of craft beer in Tokyo. From passion fruit-infused lagers at an urban brewery to unfiltered hand-pumped black ales to microbrews served in a refurbished shipping container, Yuka and her pal Ogi sample enough beer to sink the Japanese Navy.
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