RateBeer
overall
77
89
style
Brewed by Kiuchi Brewery
Style: Spice/Herb/Vegetable
Ibaraki, Japan

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 534   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31   IBU: 18   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A dose of fresh ginger roots added to the brewkettle creates an intriguing mix of ginger, malt-sweetness , and citruslike aromas and flavors Hoppy dryness is very subdued with ginger-sweet-spicey notes dominating throughout to the very finish.


sic1314's rating

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sic1314 (4450) - Leiden, - NOV 19, 2012
Poured a clear reddish brown with a small, disappearing frothy tan head. Aroma of strong ginger. Slightly weak body, flavour of understated ginger and a mildly dry finish.


3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
echudy (25) - - APR 25, 2015
Ok smell with a hint of ginger. Wanted it to taste more like ginger beer than it did. More cloudy than I remembered and didn't have as strong of a ginger flavor as I remembered

4.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
huineman (58) - Madrid, SPAIN - APR 25, 2015
Honey amber body, thick tan head. High notes of ginger (but of course), toffee, caramel, honey, chocolate. Sizzling, a little pungent, full-bodied. Long finish with the right bitterness. Different and nice.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GuideDogSaint (678) - Xiamen, CHINA - APR 22, 2015
330ml bottle at Beer Station, Xiamen. Pours clear golden brown with a thin white head. Aroma of ginger and malt. Taste has a hint of orange. Plenty of body. Sweet finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Frode (358) - Oslo, NORWAY - APR 11, 2015
Bottle 33 cl.
Clear amber, off-white head. Light caramel malt, ginger and cinnamon. Sweet and spicy. First thought was that a 33 cl. should be split three ways, not two as we did. But it grows on you, and I ended up wanting more.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
StueyD (1352) - Heacham, Norfolk, ENGLAND - APR 10, 2015
A copper orange coloured beer with a weak white head. A strong gingery aroma, then a fruity hoppiness comes through that leads into a light malty element. Dry mouthfeel. A zesty ginger led taste, the fruity hoppiness enhances the spiciness. Then a syrupy malt flavour comes through that tempers the zesty spiciness. The finish is ginger led and malty.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Edmis (5) - LITHUANIA - APR 10, 2015 does not count
Very lively and souersweet beer. Second best of this evening degustation. Just 8% makes you think

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Fisler (125) - GERMANY - APR 8, 2015
Lustige Flasche, aber das hat die Brauerei ja fast immer :) Im Glas schonmal eine Schönheit, wunderbar dunkelrot. In der Nase tatsächlich Ingwer und Beeren, hm, fast Hustenbonbon. Setzt sich im Trunk fort, eine gewisse Schärfe, die im Abgang leicht zurückgeht, dann der Ingwer wieder und eine leichte Trockennote. Nicht der Burner, aber durchaus interessant, definitiv außer der Reihe. Würde mir aber schwer tun, das mit Essen zu kombinieren.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
evergreen0199 (2262) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 8, 2015
Bottle from Yamaya, Hitachinaka, Ibaraki, Japan. An amber/orange coloured pour with a medium off white head on top. Sweet, ginger aroma. Tastes similar, sweet, ginger, some caramel. Quite pleasant.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Vighals (1695) - Sørumsand, NORWAY - MAR 30, 2015
Orangebrun noe tåkete med fingerhøyt beige skum. Lukter honning, tigerbalsam, hvit pepper og ingefær. Smaker søt karamell, pepperig ingefær kommer å tar over mot slutten, og sitter lenge.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Taboada (466) - Compostela (Galiza), - MAR 21, 2015
Tasted from the tap at the Barcelona Beer Fest (14/03/2015). Hazy amber to orange colour with a medium beige head. Aroma of fruits, bread and ginger. Taste is very sweet and not so much ginger. Aftertaste has some ginger and sweet on the mouth. Next one please!


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 » 54


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50