Orion Beer celebrates 60th anniversary with new draft

Orion draft extraOrion Beer has started selling “Orion Draft Extra”, a specially brewed draft beer, to commemorate its 60th anniversary. The new suds appeared in shops this Tuesday.

The special beer is available only in shops in the Okinawa Prefecture and Amami Islands, with the production limited to 12,000 cases.

The beer is made using light brown sugar made in Okinawa to activate the yeast to produce a high fermentation brewing process. Orion representatives say the beer features the freshness of draft beer and sharp in taste. It has an alcoholic strength of 5.5%.