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Hitachino Nest Anbai Ale - Kiuchi Brewery

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Hitachino Nest Anbai Ale
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BA SCORE
87
very good

54 Ratings
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Ratings: 54
Reviews: 5
rAvg: 3.92
pDev: 9.44%
Wants: 3
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Kiuchi Brewery visit their website
Japan

Style | ABV
Gose |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: JAHMUR on 12-04-2013)
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4/5  rDev +2%

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New York

3/5  rDev -23.5%

05-15-2014 13:46:11 | More by davidwhatshisnam
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Kentucky

4.5/5  rDev +14.8%

05-14-2014 19:06:57 | More by ToddBeans
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AmyfaceNYC

New York

3.7/5  rDev -5.6%

This beer has, as you might expect, mildly sour plum flavors. However, the flavors are very subdued and gentle--delicate, even. I didn't taste the salt that others have noted (and that is appropriate for a gose) but I wasn't looking out for it either. Beer is rather thin and light. A little on the crisp side. Definitely refreshing and pleasant but not super memorable.

05-13-2014 03:09:17 | More by AmyfaceNYC
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New York

4/5  rDev +2%

05-11-2014 02:18:15 | More by JRod1969
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Virginia

4/5  rDev +2%

04-29-2014 15:53:10 | More by atrocity
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BradC

Pennsylvania

4.5/5  rDev +14.8%

04-23-2014 00:02:46 | More by BradC
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markgugs

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -10.7%

04-20-2014 16:59:34 | More by markgugs
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campfirebrew

New York

4/5  rDev +2%

04-09-2014 15:27:41 | More by campfirebrew
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Auraan

Arizona

4.4/5  rDev +12.2%

Poured a gorgeous cloudy golden color with a thin white head that dissipated quickly leaving little lacing. Quite nice looking. Scents of fruity esters, ume plums, salt water and apricot. Very nice, crisp and inviting, not overly complex, but very reminiscent of umeboshi. Taste begins with flavors of apricot, ume plum and a nice fruity sourness. In the middle sourness increases and a pleasant undercurrent of salt water appears. The finish is sour ume plum, salt water and a hint of grainy malt. Aftertaste is sour with grainy malt and salty undertones. A very refreshing flavor that combines ume a and other fruit flavors with salt and sour and a hint of grain. Very well done. Mouthfeel is light bodied with moderate carbonation and a wet, juicy feel. Very light and refreshing. Excellent. Overall this is an excellent ale, though I cannot rightly compare it to other goses. What it is, is a nice, refreshing ale with a nice, uniquely Japanese flavor. I recommend it.

03-18-2014 04:42:39 | More by Auraan
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rudabegga9

Georgia

3/5  rDev -23.5%

02-27-2014 03:06:27 | More by rudabegga9
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New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

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Ontario (Canada)

3.25/5  rDev -17.1%

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California

4/5  rDev +2%

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Thailand

4/5  rDev +2%

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New York

4/5  rDev +2%

02-06-2014 04:03:16 | More by mrchrisray
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Florida

4/5  rDev +2%

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Connecticut

4.5/5  rDev +14.8%

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Georgia

4.25/5  rDev +8.4%

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Connecticut

4/5  rDev +2%

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Arizona

4/5  rDev +2%

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New Jersey

4/5  rDev +2%

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rudzud

Massachusetts

4.53/5  rDev +15.6%

Enjoyed on tap at the Armsby Abbey. Poured into a stemmed tulip.

A - Poured a nearly lightly hazy rich golden hue with a thin one finger white head that leaves wonderful light lacing and a thin blanket.

S - Aromas of, well, the ocean and salt plums. Great fresh salt air with a sweet and sour plum thing going for it. Like taking a deep whiff from a bag of salted plums.

T - Taste is very clean. Great salty sweet going on. Wonderful salt water flavours, lightly mineral notes with a great sour and sweet plum going on. The plum works amazingly with the salt and really explodes on the pallet. Alcohol hidden very nicely.

M - Mouthfeel is great, super crisp and clean with no alcohol noticeable.

O - Overall this beer was just delicious. The salty sour sweet going on was incredible. Would love to get my hands on some bottles of this!

01-18-2014 15:56:21 | More by rudzud
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Ohio

3.75/5  rDev -4.3%

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Georgia

4/5  rDev +2%

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Hitachino Nest Anbai Ale from Kiuchi Brewery
87 out of 100 based on 54 ratings.