“Brewing Year” The traditional brewing year starts on July 1 and runs through June 30th of the following year. BY is sometimes expressed using the Japanese Emperor’s year (e.g. 27BY for Heisei 27) or using the western calendar year (e..g. 2016BY).« Back to Glossary Index
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