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Hitachino Nest Weizen

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Brewed by Kiuchi Brewery (Hitachino)
Style: German Hefeweizen
Konosu, Naka, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan
Serve in Weizen

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RATINGS: 416   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.16/5   IBU: 12   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
German style Hefe Weizen using special weizen yeast. Banana, clove and vanilla like refreshing flavours with a touch of toasty malts and hops.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
zvsn (1427) - ISRAEL - APR 25, 2016
Bottle. Hazy yellow with a huge bubbly head, good retention. Aroma is fruity and estery with notes of clove and yeast. Medium fruity sweetness, flavors of banana and candy, light yeasty bitterness with spicy notes. Light bodied with strong carbonation. Decent Weizen.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DSG (10564) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - APR 14, 2016
Bottle. Nice shiny cloudy yellow with a white head. Yeasty, very phenolic spicy aroma, with clove, some bread, and a bit of banana. Flavor is a bit sweetish, a bit tart, with yeast, wheat, some phenolic spiciness, and some nice fruitiness. Finishes with bread and a light bitterish touch. Medium-bodied, well-carbonated. Overall, a decent, enjoyable, well-made Weizen

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kerenmk (3808) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - APR 8, 2016
Bottle. Cloudy blond. Aroma of apricot, peach and plastic, taste of apricot and plastic bitterness. Fizzy, a little bitter almond in the finish and a full body.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rayaron (1192) - Kfar Saba, ISRAEL - APR 7, 2016
Bottle 330ml. Slightly hazy yellow with white head. Aroma of salted snack, wheat, spicy with some citrus. Sweetish flavor, quite spicy with notes of wheat, salted snack, citrus and black pepper, bitterish and spicy finish. Medium-bodied.

3.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MetalNHopHead (1168) - Lincoln, Nebraska, USA - MAR 15, 2016
After far too long, I’ve finally gotten around to some Hitachino Nest beer. This is a unique Weizen, for sure. Dark yellow pour with two fingers of foam. Honey, bread, and potent clove on the nose. Flavors of cream, subtle fruit, spice, light citrus, and candy-like malt. This one’s definitely sweet. It tastes fuller than its modest ABV. Hopefully this is my first of many from Hitachino.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DeanF (2202) - Alberta, CANADA - MAR 11, 2016
Ooh, I lika da cute liddow owl! Has okay head and golden colour. Aroma is mustiness like a wit, some leather, shoe polish. Flavour is a meaty brew, lots of malt and leather flavour with hints of wit on the backend. Nice and balanced between light and heavy, a good mix, expertly crafted.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beerheart65 (1300) - Pori, FINLAND - MAR 3, 2016
Milky hazy golden ochre. Thin white head but nicely covering sticky lacing. Dry aroma has wheat, lactose, fruity notes. Medium body, soft carbonation, dry with long fruity finish, chewy, bit apricose also. Tasty with nice palate & look, I liked the milky feel here.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DandyWolfFloyd (987) - Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 2, 2016
Aroma - coriander and clove and a touch of banana. Appearance - body is cloudy straw colored with great nucleation. The head is white and about 1 1/2", and settles slowly. Taste - tangy, with sharp spices - esp. coriander and clove. Yeast is not noticeable. Palate - body is medium, slightly smooth texture, carbonation is lively, the finish sharp, tangy, and slightly bitter.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
melush (2299) - SPAIN - FEB 2, 2016
Bottle 33cl / Botella 33cl. @ LaBIRRAtorium, Madrid, España. A: Hazy golden / Dorado turbio. T/S: Wheat, banana, yeast / Trigo, banana, levadura.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Headbanger (3727) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - JAN 12, 2016
1/12/16 24.3oz bottle (Old Notes)-Pours a slightly cloudy golden with a big white head. Aroma of wheat, clove, and cinnamon. Taste of the same with a bit of bread. This light bodied brew is better than I was expecting.


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