Brewed by Kizakura Sake Brewing Co. Ltd.
Style: Kölsch
Fushimi-ku, Kyoto, Japan


on tap

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RATINGS: 21   MEAN: 2.81/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.83/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
melush (2681) - SPAIN - MAR 8, 2014
UPDATED: JUN 8, 2014 Botella de 33 cl. Color dorado. Sabor a malta y lupulo, suave. Comprada en Super Market Kohyo, dentro del Aeon Mall de Kyoto

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
KansaiBeerLvrs (4349) - Kyoto, JAPAN - JUL 24, 2013
399 yen from Suvaco. 5% nice clear gold color, thin effervescent white head. Classic kolsch look. Sweet bready malt aroma, minor grain notes and a hint of hops. Nice full bodied mouthfeel, a bit earthy flavor, slightly rough but a crisp light bitter finish. A pretty good kolsch which is perfect for this summer heat. Give it a shot this summer folks.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
maekchu (3361) - Hirakata, JAPAN - NOV 10, 2012
Bottle from local Yamaya. Mild fruit aroma, apples, pears, and some sugar. Hazy golden straw color, thin head. Very light fruitiness with some yeast notes, a bit of sour lemon, and a mildly bitter finish. Thin-medium body. Okay. I’m not very familiar with the style, so I can’t judge its fidelity to that. Certainly drinkable, but not really so interesting.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Hirotoma (471) - Bologna, ITALY - OCT 26, 2012
Stile a me sconosciuto ma si lascia bere molto bene!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
laiti (7981) - Helsinki, FINLAND - SEP 10, 2011
33 cl bottle @ hotel room, kyoto. Production date 15.07.11
Aroma has slightly sweet, a bit cornish malt. Flavour is also malty, grainy and sweet, but slightly stale and harsh. Has also some sake elements like footsweat and rice. Drinkable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Tim Webb (345) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - SEP 29, 2010
On draught at the brewpub. Same beer now appears with a half-English label to celebrtae a new Japanese TV drama. Said to be 100% malt with eveything sourced via Asahi. Lacks the delicate excellence of a proper Kolsch but not a complere duffer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Theis (15098) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 6, 2009
Bottle in train going from Shin-Osaka to Hiroshima. Clear golden – white head. White bread, fruity, hay, light sweetness, honey sweetness, light cardboard, light hoppy, grass, orange, light citric, light tart.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
omhper (23006) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - MAY 19, 2009
Draught at the brewpub. Clearpale golden, small head. Lightly fruity/grassy up front. Sweetish wth rounded edges . Mostly neutral, just lightly fruity and salty. Low-medium bitterness. Inoffensive and drinkable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
KyotoLefty (9040) - Kyoto, JAPAN - MAY 6, 2009
On tap at the brewpub. Fruity, with rather rich malt and a decent hop bitterness. Finish is dry, body and flavor rather light. Easy-drinking and enjoyable but not really exciting.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Capa (2597) - Kitsap, Washington, USA - JAN 9, 2009
Clear golden color with a mid size white head. Aroma is strong of sweet grains and some light herbs. Very sweet flavor. Grainy, light hops, and some earth herbs. Pretty thin. Finish reminds me of corn flakes. Not bad, but not worth a second go.

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