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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: 967   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41   IBU: 13   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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 


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3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BitchesBrew (715) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAR 19, 2008
[bottle] Pours a hazy golden yellow. Juicy orange aroma; peppery. Flavors are very fruity, strong ripe orange and citrus peel combined with tart wheat and spice. Finishes dry, with strong carbonation. Very good stuff.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
aleksander9 (618) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAR 26, 2015
Hazy orange with small white head. Citrus, lemon, coriander, earth, green apples and some funk. Fruity, wheat and sweet finish. Overall: pretty good!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Emeister84 (1364) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - MAR 14, 2015
Grassy and floral hop aromas, very lemony. Hazy straw color with a decently lasting white head. Dry, very aromatic. Light-medium bodied, prevalent yeasty mouthfeel.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
stravale (2370) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - MAR 9, 2015
Bottle @ Marlborough Arms, Chester [280115]
Light orange, no head
Aroma - Soft herbal
Taste - Strange herbal, soft citrus, odd spicy vegetal, just weird, peppery
Palate - Medium carb, light body. Finish as main flavour.
Overall - Not sure about this one...was the last beer at the end of the night though

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Luvystypotables (904) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - MAR 9, 2015
Subtle aroma of hops and spice, pours a cloudy straw color with a short lasting white well laced head. Taste of oranges, and coriander with a dry feel and an orange hops finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
alberti92 (131) - - MAR 9, 2015
Bottle from cellarbrations super store in hami hill. Pours golden with a thin white head, medium Carbonation and a light body. Aroma is subtle with some grassy notes, lemon and spice. Taste is pretty much the same with a moderate bitter finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
revolution2718 (305) - New Jersey, USA - MAR 8, 2015
Hazy golden with fluffy head. Nose is nutmeg, coriander, spices, a bit of citrus. Taste matches, pretty heavily spiced. Eh, it's ok.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
CraftBeerNick (1101) - London Town, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 1, 2015
Bottle at home, 1st March 15. Poured cloudy, aroma fresh, the spice comes through, nutmeg some citrus. Really clean and pretty tasty

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SarkyNorthener (2622) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - FEB 17, 2015
Bottle from waitrose, lichfield. Piss yellow coloured beer, no head. Aroma of coriander, spice and orange pith. Taste is spices, oranges, coriander and wheat. Quite carbinated. Decent enough.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joe19612 (2005) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - FEB 14, 2015
Bottle. Pours a light gold colour with a firm white head, aroma is all wheat with some spice, taste is bitter and fruity in the mouth, with a dry finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
toml219 (285) - California, USA - FEB 13, 2015
From Notes..... Pours hazy yellow. Smell of wheat and spice. Taste is typical wit.


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