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Hitachino Nest White Ale - Kiuchi Brewery

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BA SCORE
92
outstanding

1,117 Ratings
THE BROS
97
world-class

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Ratings: 1,117
Reviews: 498
rAvg: 4.11
pDev: 11.68%
Wants: 108
Gots: 61 | 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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mrjez

Japan

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

06-24-2014 09:52:14 | More by mrjez
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STG228

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev -2.7%

06-22-2014 23:12:51 | More by STG228
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5/5  rDev +21.7%

06-22-2014 21:58:20 | More by mparker7217
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Bwagner1122

California

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

06-21-2014 06:44:44 | More by Bwagner1122
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Loveyourbeer

Virginia

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

06-19-2014 23:07:34 | More by Loveyourbeer
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tykechandler

Indiana

4.75/5  rDev +15.6%

06-19-2014 03:49:05 | More by tykechandler
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davidwhatshisnam

New York

3/5  rDev -27%

06-19-2014 02:13:39 | More by davidwhatshisnam
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torriman

Spain

4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

06-17-2014 07:51:19 | More by torriman
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TT--Cashout

Newfoundland (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

06-17-2014 01:51:36 | More by TT--Cashout
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JMS1512

New Jersey

4/5  rDev -2.7%

06-16-2014 13:22:45 | More by JMS1512
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Didier

New Hampshire

3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

06-15-2014 21:36:26 | More by Didier
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KathyG

Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

06-13-2014 20:11:17 | More by KathyG
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yeaprolly

Washington

4.75/5  rDev +15.6%

06-12-2014 23:47:55 | More by yeaprolly
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Bramsigman

California

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

06-12-2014 21:33:20 | More by Bramsigman
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mattmarka1

Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

06-12-2014 03:45:00 | More by mattmarka1
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OleDixie

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

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

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -14.8%

06-08-2014 15:20:43 | More by amano_h
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Badger6

Virginia

4.18/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

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.

Serving type: bottle

06-07-2014 22:20:32 | More by Badger6
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Bieniek30

New York

3.5/5  rDev -14.8%

06-07-2014 11:35:15 | More by Bieniek30
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starshockey9

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -14.8%

06-01-2014 23:58:32 | More by starshockey9
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timmynyc

New York

4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

06-01-2014 03:17:10 | More by timmynyc
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TherealTO

Illinois

4/5  rDev -2.7%

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irthesteve

California

3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

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ambruns1979

California

3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

05-30-2014 04:09:33 | More by ambruns1979
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MonkeyBread

Nevada

4/5  rDev -2.7%

05-28-2014 23:45:36 | More by MonkeyBread
Hitachino Nest White Ale from Kiuchi Brewery
92 out of 100 based on 1,117 ratings.