Brewed by Kinshachi Beer
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
Aichi-ken Nagoya-shi, Japan
Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap


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RATINGS: 33   MEAN: 2.97/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.94   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 210   ABV: 7%
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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
IslandHaole (1091) - Yokosuka-Shi, Kanagawa-Ken, - NOV 6, 2010
Looks nice in the glass. A clear copper color with a medium foamy beige head. Sweet toasty malts, (crystal?) light hops, definitely the milder type of IPA along British styles not the hop monsters from the left coast. Well hidden 7%. Quite sweet, too malty? Has some bitterness but lacking the flavor or aroma hops Id expect. Leaves nice lacy rings in the glass. Well made, just not quite what I was anticipating with the IPA label, more an ESB.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
BuckeyeBoy (2975) - Boise, Idaho, USA - MAR 3, 2015
330ml bottle pours out a copper color topped with a tan sand head. Nose is old cereal malts and and a touch of grassy hop. Taste is pretty much all malts and a tad of hoppy bitterness on the end.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tim Webb (257) - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - FEB 24, 2015
33 cl bottle at Ji Biru in Singapore. Too heavy (7.4% in true life) for a simple IPA, English or American, so flawed. Bitter-sweet approach and finish. Rammed with grain. Tangy at the back. Oooooooooooooh, all to complicated.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
KansaiBeerLvrs (2673) - Kyoto, JAPAN - NOV 21, 2014
Kinshachi IPA on tap at Craft Beer Man - I was sure Id rated it before. A clear ruddy red pour with a thick beige head and a woodsy one bark like aroma. Medium-light bodied with an earthy pine bark bite and some residual sweetness in the finish. Quite nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
maekchu (2505) - Hirakata, JAPAN - JUL 1, 2014
Bottle. Citrusy hop nose, with some graininess, and bird seed. Hazy copper/orange color. very thick initial head. Citrus hop (again), big caramel, which all balnces and then flattens out pretty fast. Light hop coating in finish. Medium body. Flavors dont develop much. The hop and caramel clump together at the outset and dont really go anywhere after that. Okay.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
melush (1119) - SPAIN - MAY 17, 2014
UPDATED: JUN 8, 2014 Botella de 33 cl, adquirida en Yamaya en Nagoya, Japon. Color ambar. Sabor a malta, lupulo, dulce.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jinroh (589) - ESTONIA - OCT 28, 2013
330 ml bottle from Takashimaya basement, Nagoya station. Pours with a nice top, color hazy copper. Aroma is not very hoppy, more like sweet toffee, malts, caramelized sugar. Taste resembles IPA a bit more but not completely. Sweetness shadows the alcohol content, hop bitterness comes out in the aftertaste. Feels creamy. Overall, not really an IPA as I know them, a bit too sweet, but I am happy I decided to try this.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Hypo_Luxa (58) - Osaka, JAPAN - SEP 26, 2013
On tap at Bubble Craft in Osaka, Japan. Aroma is resin, doughy and a bit eggy. Poured well. Small brown head, med size bubbles that died quickly. Metallic, copper, pennies, medium bitterness that is all on the tongue and sticks around longer than it should. thin feel, soft carbonation, astringent,

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Westkyoto77 (542) - Kyoto, JAPAN - MAY 17, 2013
Lovely copper red, thin head. Medium carbonation. Aromas of hops, sweet fruit, caramel. Rounded mouthfeel, nice bitter touch to finish. Not too bad.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
evergreen0199 (2222) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 27, 2012
Bottle from my wifes relative in Nagoya, Japan. An amber coloured pour with a small white head on top. Hoppy, fruity, caramel aroma. Tastes similar hoppy, fruity, caramel, malty. More like an ESB than an IPA.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
Hirotoma (471) - Bologna, ITALY - OCT 31, 2012

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