Brewed by Fujikankokaihatsu Co. / Sylvans Restaurant
Style: German Hefeweizen
Kawaguchiko-cho, Yamanashi-ken, Japan
Serve in Weizen


on tap

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RATINGS: 44   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.6/5   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
No commercial description

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
willisread (1296) - Tokyo, JAPAN - SEP 27, 2015
Fall Keyaki 2015. Hazy gold with a huge soapy head. Lots of banana, clove and nutmeg in the nose. Slight citrus and lemony tartness on the palate. Easy drinking and very enjoyable. One of the best hefe’s in Japan.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jonas (6301) - Garching b. München, GERMANY - AUG 27, 2015
Bottle, thanks KyotoLefty! Cloudy yellow, white foam, fine carbonation. Light citiric-dry nose, some clove. Medium light, yet chewy body. Clean, dry base, ok chewiness. Some spices - similar to a Franconian Weizen, slightly more tart though, light citrus notes in the finish. Pleasant summer drink.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jinroh (825) - ESTONIA - AUG 5, 2015
On tap. I thought that I had rated this but apparently I hadn’t. Pours nice white-paw with a great foam top. Aroma is fruity, nothing off-putting, fruity, bananas and cloves. Taste is soft, refreshing and goes down really well. Truly great beer, probably my favourite weizen. Love it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Nocturne (1380) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - APR 19, 2015
Tap at Bakushu Club Popeye, Tokyo. Hazy yellow shade. White head. Orchard fruit notes. Easy on the weiss notes. Has a lightness, balance and delicacy that makes it very refreshing. Not my favourite style but clearly a very good example.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Theis (14665) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 4, 2014
Draught at Craft Heads. Cloudy yellow - white heads. Banana. Cloves. Light citrus. Wheaty. Sweetness. Fresh banana. Light flowery.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
gnoff (9191) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - FEB 12, 2014
50 cl bottle at a tasting on October 30, 2013 (backlog). Thanks to Ingo!
Marked 13.08.08.
Light hazy straw yellow color, at first big white head, dies fairly fast. Banana and clove phenolic, sweet scent. Malty, sweet, phenolic, sugary taste. Sweet aftertaste. Fizzy mouthfeel, medium bitterness.
With warming up turns more towards apple.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
GenkiGonzo (774) - Kyoto, JAPAN - DEC 29, 2013
Bottle from Yamaoka. Light gold, cloudy colour, foamy white head. Sweet banana aroma with some wheat and yeast. Very fruity,not too sweet and nice wheat flavour. Nice carbonation. Excellent hefeweissbeir.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
minihame2 (305) - Tokyo, JAPAN - NOV 23, 2013
Pale yellow, hazy colour with a frothy white head. Soft yeasty aroma with some citrus. Tastes very sweet and fruity. Soft mouthfeel, light carbonation. Very enjoyable for a weizen which I don’t usually care for that much.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
PotjeBier (2168) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - NOV 1, 2013
On tap @ Craft Hands, Shibuya, Tokyo, with TimE. Pale yellow color, cloudy. Dense white head. Aroma’s: wheat, some banana, a little clove, a little sour retronasal. Flavor is lightly sweet, wheaty. Light bodied. Quite authentic.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Westkyoto77 (572) - Kyoto, JAPAN - SEP 21, 2013
Draught. Hazy light yellow, fine white head. Bubblegum nose. Fantastic mouthfeel - creamy and rounded yet not too marshmallowy. Enough banana flavour for me. Hint of spice in the finish. And absolute class act.

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