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Japanese is known mostly for sake but Ginga Kogen is brewed in a

Japanese is known mostly for sake but Ginga Kogen is brewed in a


Ginga Kogen is based in Sawauchi village, in the Iwate prefecture of Japan. The village is apparently a “special snowfall area”, with some of the heaviest ...

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There are even a few other alcoholic beverages on offer, such as an unfiltered Ginga Kogen Beer. So far I've only tried the Wakatake, which is a pure, ...

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Downstairs at Mitsukoshi, there's a sake bar in the corner of the room with all the food, candy, and drink options, which also serves a $10 bottle of Ginga ...

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For those of us who don't care for sake there is a beer option! The Ginga Kogen beer is and unfiltered wheat ale. There is a nice yeasty cloudiness to the ...

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A visit to the Sawaguchi Ginga Kogen Hotel.


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If you are looking for the best beer in Japan then you also want to head inside, where you'll find a bottle of Ginga Kogen Weizen for $10.

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... best kept secrets located inside the Mitsukoshi Department Store in Epcot's Japan Pavilion. The Garden House Sake Bar serves Ginga Kogen, a wheat beer.


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Ginga Kogen is a Japanese craft beer that built their first brewery in the snowy “Sawauchi” village of Japan in 1996. This aromatic, unfiltered Weizen has a ...

Ginga Kogen Pale Ale (Iwate Pref., all malt, 5% abv). Hazy orange amber, ivory head. Dusty, grainy aroma, very little hop aroma, way too much yeast in ...

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