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Kirin Ichiban - Kirin Brewery Company, Limited

Kirin IchibanKirin Ichiban

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BA SCORE
62
poor

1,139 Ratings
THE BROS
44
awful

(view ratings)
Ratings: 1139
Reviews: 517
rAvg: 2.61
pDev: 23.37%


Brewed by:
Kirin Brewery Company, Limited visit their website
Japan

Style | ABV
American Pale Lager |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Confirmed that this beer is "all malt" as of Oct. 2010.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 08-16-2001)
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2/5  rDev -23.4%

11-14-2011 21:27:49 | More by rudolphjacksonm
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Bright yellow in color with excellent clarity. Poured with a short, bright white foam that maintained fairly well. Light bready malt and earthy grain aromas with no hint of hops. On the lighter side of medium bodied with refreshing, fuzzy carbonation through the middle. Light biscuity malt flavors up front with a light, bitter tanginess through the middle. Finished with a stale bready aftertaste.

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Kirin Ichiban from Kirin Brewery Company, Limited
62 out of 100 based on 1,139 ratings.