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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: 419   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.


2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fonefan (43888) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAY 14, 2014

Bottle 330ml.

[ As Hitachino Nest Weizen ].
Unclear medium orange yellow color with a small to average, frothy - fizzy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is light malty, wheat, moderate yeasty, fruity, bubble gum. Flavour is moderate sweet with a average to long duration, mint, bubble gum, yeasty, fruity. Body is medium, texture is watery, carbonation is soft. [20140217]

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
yespr (40417) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - FEB 7, 2009
33 cL bottle. Pours clear and pale yellow with a huge white head. Dry brett and yeasty aroma with a light spice note. Light bodied. Mild fruity and medium dry brett flavoured. Holds a subdued dryness clearly overdone by a mild fruity note. Mild fruity and delicate finish. Nice brett fruity off flavoured, clearly not as intended but nice.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ungstrup (34308) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - FEB 6, 2009
Bottled. An unclear golden beer with a huge lazing off-white head. The aroma is sweet with notes of citrus, wheat, peaches, yeast, and spices. The flavor is very sweet with notes of citrus, brettanomyces, and wheat, leading to a lightly tart wheaty finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
joergen (25926) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 7, 2009
Bottle at Nya Tröls, Malmö. Hazy yellow coloured with a medium sized white head. Acidic aroma of fruits and bret with notes of barnyard. Fruity flavour of brett and barnyard with notes of citrus. Light watery. Fruity finish. Don’t know whether the brett was intended, but definitely not a german hefeweizen.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (25327) - Vasa, FINLAND - OCT 10, 2012
Bottled@SBWF2012. Hazy yellow colour with a small white head. Aroma is fruity, wheaty, mild spicy and yeasty notes. Flavour is banana, some fruits, wheat, mild zesty and yeasty notes as well.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
omhper (23426) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - JAN 4, 2002
Amber coloured, very hazy. Lively, estery. Big banan flavour. mellow and drinkable. They could have fooled me into believing I was drinking a Bavarian hefeweizen.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (23005) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 25, 2014
Bottle @ SBWF 2014. Pours a hazy pale yellow color with a small white head. Has a fruity wheat malty spicy aroma. Fruity wheat malty spicy banana flavor. Has a fruity wheat malty spicy finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
madmitch76 (22055) - , Essex, ENGLAND - NOV 19, 2009
23rd August 2008. Hazy orange beer. Fresh orange and a dash of lemon. A little wheaty malt comiing through. Refreshing.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Rasmus40 (17530) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - FEB 17, 2014
Bottle @ Aarhus tasting. Hazy golden with a white head. Aroma is sweet, wheaty, banana and yeasty. Flavor is quite sweet. Sweet finish. A bit thin. 170214

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerhunter111 (16977) - Hasborn, GERMANY - JAN 28, 2014
Trübes goldorangen Weizen mit geringer aber cremigen Schaumkrone. Geruch hefig, fruchtig bananig. Geschmack hefig, angenehm fruchtig nach Banane und Aprikose.


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