The Best Selling Sake in April: Hitachino Nest Yuzu Lager Can 350ml!07 May 2021
The best selling sake in April was Hitachino Nest Yuzu Lager Can 350ml!
Starting as a sake brewery in 1823, Kiuchi Brewery developed into a beer brewery in 1996. Today, it produces a variety of alcoholic beverages, including shochu and wine. The brewery, however, owes its reputation to the incredibly tasty Hitachino Nest beer which is now distributed in 15 countries around the world.
Originally, beer was manufactured at the sake brewery, but following early successes, production doubled every two years and in 2008 Kiuchi expanded their facilities to a new brewery location nearby, the Nukada brewery. The facilities were upgraded further and a system that can produce large quantities of stable quality was established, making it one of the largest craft beer breweries in Japan.
Hitachino Nest Beer started with only three beers, and since then they been adding to the innovative beer line-up every year, and continuing brewing the best to enrich beer enthusiasts’ lives every day.
Hitachino Nest Beer which has also won numerous gold medals in Japan and overseas beer contests, and it comes as no surprise that their Yuzu Lager is one of our best selling beer!
Hitachino Nest Yuzu Lager is a fruity, citrus forward beer with a deep, bitter edge. On the palate you are greeted by a pleasant maltiness with an invigorating yuzu character. The beer finishes with a subtle hoppy bitterness with the citrusy character lingering throughout. This lager is extremely refreshing and drinkable, and is a must-try for all beer fans!