AOI BEER STAND owned by Aoi Brewery in Miyuki Cho, Aoi Ku, Shizuoka City, has the merit to offer on tap other craft beers from Shizuoka Prefecture and the rest of Japan, but you do have to hurry as they usually served only one keg before switching to another brew!
This time I tasted another interesting craft beer from Ushitora Brewery in Tochigi Prefecture: Hey! Pineapple.
Served on tap
Barley, 3 types of malt, hop, live yeast. Real pineapple juice blended in twice.
Alcohol/ABV: 4.7 %
Bubbles: very fine bubbles. Longish head. Creamy. White
Clarity: slightly smoky (normal considering live yeast and being unfiltered), very clean
Color: dull lemon color
Aroma: light and fruity. Dry pineapple
Taste: very refreshing, dry and fruity attack.
lingers long enough for true tasting before departing with more fruity and dry pineapple but no acidity.
Varies little with food.
Overall: very refreshing and light craft beer.
For flavored beer lovers!
Although produced according to 100% pineapple juice availability, would do splendidly all year round with all genders!
Would particularly do well with BBQ’s!
AOI BEER STAND
Shizuoka City, Aoi Ku, Miyuki Cho, 4-6, Den bill, 1F
Opening hours: 11:00~23:00
Credit cards OK
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