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Hitachino Nest White Ale - Kiuchi Brewery

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

1,152 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 1,152
Reviews: 500
rAvg: 4.1
pDev: 11.71%
Wants: 116
Gots: 71 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Kiuchi Brewery visit their website
Japan

Style | ABV
Witbier |  5.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 11-13-2001)
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Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -8.5%

06-10-2014 04:48:19 | More by OleDixie
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New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -14.6%

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Badger6

Virginia

4.18/5  rDev +2%

Poured form an 11.2 oz bottle into a tulip.

A: Light straw color, hazy with minimal visible carbonation. White head, billows quick, dissipates fast into a thin layer on the surface. Some lace.

S: Funk, pronounced citrus, mildly spiced. Very simple, straightforward aroma. Seems balanced.

T: Funky up front, with some light hints of citrus and spice. Slight tartness that carries through. Finishes slightly sweet, minimal aftertaste.

M: Light body, almost no carbonation. Very refreshing and clean feeling on the palate. Almost a watery feel.

O: Subtlety is the hallmark here. Nothing is over the top, and nothing is left so far in the background you are looking. Slightly funky, slightly spicy, hints of citrus...all balanced. The light feel with minimal carbonation makes this supremely drinkable. Yes, it's a Belgian style, but it is truly Japanese in its subtle, refined character.

06-07-2014 22:20:32 | More by Badger6
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New York

3.5/5  rDev -14.6%

06-07-2014 11:35:15 | More by Bieniek30
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New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -14.6%

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New York

4.25/5  rDev +3.7%

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Illinois

4/5  rDev -2.4%

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California

3.75/5  rDev -8.5%

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3.75/5  rDev -8.5%

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4/5  rDev -2.4%

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4.25/5  rDev +3.7%

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West Virginia

4/5  rDev -2.4%

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4/5  rDev -2.4%

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Colorado

4.75/5  rDev +15.9%

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JefferyYoung

British Columbia (Canada)

4.25/5  rDev +3.7%

05-21-2014 15:46:42 | More by JefferyYoung
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thampel09

New Jersey

4/5  rDev -2.4%

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Arizona

3.5/5  rDev -14.6%

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Massachusetts

3.5/5  rDev -14.6%

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New Jersey

4/5  rDev -2.4%

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BeerMick

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -14.6%

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3.5/5  rDev -14.6%

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Pennsylvania

4.75/5  rDev +15.9%

05-12-2014 22:20:17 | More by Durandal_777
Hitachino Nest White Ale from Kiuchi Brewery
92 out of 100 based on 1,152 ratings.