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


on tap

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RATINGS: 1125   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4/5   IBU: 13   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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 

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Salwal (336) - GERMANY - AUG 9, 2016
Bottle poured into nosing glass. Pours hazy yellow with huge quickly vanishing white head. Nose is malty, slightly sour, apple, pear grainy. Taste is sour grainy some noticable grassy hop notes and grassy herbal finish...

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Maits (158) - ESTONIA - AUG 1, 2016
Little hazy golden color, with nice head, frothy. Aroma has some dusty malt and herbs notes. Sweet taste citrus and wheat. Good light white bear.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bursprak (2500) - Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 27, 2016
Tap @ Fermentoren, Aarhus. Hazy light golden pour with a frothy head. Notes orange juice, yeasty, light banana, herbal and some citrus.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Dazka (50) - Milan, ITALY - JUL 27, 2016
S: orange, citrus, A: yellow, sparkling, T: medium sweetness, P: light body, lively carb, pleasant finish

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Maakun (3926) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUL 26, 2016
Bottle shared thanks to sjogro. Hazy light yellow with short lasting fizzy white head. Lemon, some nutmeg, coriander, olive oil, flowers, quite some wheat too. Loads of spices with some dusty wheat and citrus basically. Medium bitter and sweet. Medium bodied with a bit watery feel. Like a bad gin and tonic, way too much nutmeg too. Not my thing.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
sjogro (2722) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUL 26, 2016
Bottle shared at Maakun’s. Hazy pale golden, quick dying head. Dusty malts, dusty lemon, dusty coriander, nutmeg, dusty vegetal notes. Light sweet, little more bitter. Under medium body, low carbonation. Meh.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sissio (1278) - Orsenigo, ITALY - JUL 25, 2016
Bottle at home. Light hazy, pale, white head. Cerals, wheat, zesty lemon, peach, mango, pineapple. Peachy taste, apricot, lichee, hint of nutmeg, pineapple. Sweet, but leaves a clean palate. Gentle bitterish ending.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
DutchMark (359) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 21, 2016
Nice! It has more body and a somewhat fuller flavor than a Belgian white. Flavor has malts, yeast and some funkiness.The coriander and orange peel have a clear presence as well.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jampura (95) - FINLAND - JUL 19, 2016
Kevyen kevyt ensivaikutelma, hienovaraisuutta maussa. Samea väri, hapokas ja raikas.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
heavy (2773) - Split, CROATIA - JUL 17, 2016
May ’16. A 0.33 l bottle that poured a pale yellow body with smaller head. Fine orange peel and herbal aroma along with some coriander and chalk (wheat). Flavor was neutral, between sweet, sour and bitter. Lemon, honey, tropical fruits (mango, pineapple), coriander, sweetish towards the end. Some vegetable off notes, too. Thinner in body, but not extremely, like some other wits. Nice chalky finish. A decent wit, pleasant.

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