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Brewed by Kiuchi Brewery
Style: Belgian White (Witbier)
Ibaraki, Japan
Serve in Tumbler, Weizen

bottled
common

on tap
common

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RATINGS: 923   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41   IBU: 13   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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Hitachino Nest White Ale is brewed in the tradition of a Belgian style white beer with coriander, nutmeg, orange peel and orange juice.  Malts: Lager, Wheat  Hops: Perle, Styrian Golding  Adjuncts: Flaked Wheat, Flaked Barley, Coriander, Nutmeg, Orange peel, Orange Juice  Original Gravity: 1.06 


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gegwilson (1366) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 9, 2014
Bottle in the Town Street Tavern, Horsforth. Hazy golden with a touch of white froth. Starts with a little spiciness before smooth wheat notes and citrus hop. A very tasty wheat beer.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
StuartC (33) - Lochgilphead, Argyll, SCOTLAND - OCT 8, 2014
Bottle from Fyne Wines, Argyll. Pours a cloudy yellowy colour with structured head; Creamy orange and nutmeg aromas dominate; Rich spice on the palate - more ginger than nutmeg - and no trace of citrus acidity. Very tasty yet somewhat disappointing in its over dependence on the "brewed-with" flavours (no perceptible undertones!).

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MoritzF (8590) - Bochum, GERMANY - OCT 6, 2014
(bottle, 33cl) Cloudy, yellow colour with a blond medium-sized foamy head. Fruity and mildly flowery wheaty aroma with notes of citrus, lemon, orange peel, nutmeg and a whiff of coriander spice. Mildly sweet and delicately sour flavour, light to medium bodied with a modest carbonation. Moderately wheaty base with notes of white bread, citrus, lemon, nutmeg and a zesty touch; balanced, mildly sweet and slightly sourish wheaty finish with lingering fruity accents. Another rounded brew from Ibaraki. 30.IX.14

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
angel77 (1046) - oviedo, SPAIN - OCT 1, 2014
Botella de 33 cl de cimmeria tomada en el momento el 01-10-2014. color amarillento pajizo turbio con poca espuma blanca. Aromas y sabores ligeros a cereales y arroz con toques cítricos con algo de gas, casi como una cańa con limón. Suave y refrescante, fácil de beber.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Carlisle (74) - Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 29, 2014
Bottle. Thick, white head. Hazy, golden color. Spicy, citrus aroma. Hints of nutmeg and coriander (?); orangey citrus. Wheat. Chewy mouthfeel. Orange, bitter finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
maxwelldeux (3750) - Everett, Washington, USA - SEP 28, 2014
Bottle. Pours a slightly hazy dark golden color with a small white head on there. Nose is slightly floral with a bit of the Belgian yeast kick to it, and quite a bit of wheat coming off it. Taste is slightly sweet and moderately wheaty. OK, but nothing overwhelming.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
bubblehouse (469) - louisville, Kentucky, USA - SEP 27, 2014
A nice white ale. Light scent but a lot of flavor. Looks good in the glass. Louisville beer store.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
slowrunner77 (6016) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 23, 2014
"A little more floral and herbal, especially in the nose, than is typical of a wit. Unique for that reason, but otherwise forgettable, and a little overpriced."

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Aniela (2462) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 21, 2014
Bottled at East West Örebro.Hazy pale yellow beer with a white head. Boiled vegetables aroma and maybe some hoppy notes. Similar flavour.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Marduk (2850) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - SEP 20, 2014
330ml bottle. Hazy light brown color. Small size, white head, stays. Ginger, faint citrus, delicate grass in aroma. Perfume, faint citrus, herbal, ginger and coriander in taste. Very soft carbonation. Nice spicy perfume in aftertaste. So delicate and pleasant body. Nice one!


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