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Hitachino Nest White Ale - Kiuchi Brewery

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Hitachino Nest White AleHitachino Nest White Ale

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

1,318 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 1,318
Reviews: 517
rAvg: 4.09
pDev: 11.98%
Wants: 157
Gots: 162 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Kiuchi Brewery visit their website
Japan

Style | ABV
Witbier |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 11-13-2001

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This beer was served in a pub glass.

Appearance: The beer pours a hazy straw yellow with a moderate amount of sediment. The head was a white and two fingers high.

Smell: The beer is loaded with citrus zest, corriander, lemon and malty sweetness.

Taste: This beer is a combination of lemon and orange zest, peppery corriander with a brief flash of sweetness.

Mouthfeel/ Drinkability: This beer is light bodied with gentle carbonation. The beer is easy to drink. This beer is a nice sessionable beer.

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I was so happy when my local grocery store started carrying this line!

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Smells of orange and spice, light malt.

Taste is smooth. Dried orange is most dominant, however not overpowering. Sharp spice in the back with a light wheat-malt finish.

Mouthfeel is very lightbodied and smooth. One of the smoothest Witbier's I've had.

Drinkability is good. If this continues to be available I'll be drinking it all the time.

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Hitachino Nest White Ale from Kiuchi Brewery
91 out of 100 based on 1,318 ratings.