May Beer Special

Have you ever noticed the old black-and-white photographic image on the escalator wall at Motomachi station that shows Spring Valley Brewery in the 19th century? read more »

Darkroom: Ito Eiichi

This issue I’d like to introduce Ito Eiichi, whom we affectionately call Te’chan (“steel boy” for his love of “steel locomotives”). read more »


Spring Valley Brewery ()

Spring Valley Brewery, the new microbrewery restaurant launched by Kirin Beer, has several surprises. read more »


Jingle Beer & Restaurant ()

Despite the Christmas-like name, you’ll find no trace of Santa or his elves at Jingle Beer & Dining. read more »

Baye McNeil

Baye McNeil, Yokohama resident, teacher, author, columnist… activist? read more »

For the Love of Coffee

Junko Hata grew up in nearby Fujisawa loving the smell of the coffee her father, who worked for a food trading company, often used to brew at home. read more »