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Kirin Ichiban - Kirin Brewery Company, Limited

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BA SCORE
62
poor

1,317 Ratings
THE BROS
57
awful

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Ratings: 1,317
Reviews: 527
rAvg: 2.63
pDev: 23.19%
Wants: 9
Gots: 75 | FT: 0
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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3.05/5  rDev +16%
look: 4 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Pours a pale gold/yellow with minimal head and nice clarity. The nose comprises of faintly sweet malts, bread, corn, and a light hoppy grassy bitterness. Taste is again malty and a touch sweetness. Relatively clean flavor for the style, no off putting qualities that I typically find. Mouthfeel is light with high carbonation. Not a bad brew to pair with some sushi when it's all that available on the menu, but I'm certainly not going to seek this one out.

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Kirin Ichiban from Kirin Brewery Company, Limited
62 out of 100 based on 1,317 ratings.