Brewed by Nøgne Ø (Hansa Borg)
Style: Saké - Ginjo
Grimstad, Norway
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RATINGS: 22   MEAN: 3.07/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 480   ABV: 16%
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A light, fruity and refreshing Yamahai Sake, which matches clean and crisp foods. Serve cool or slightly warmed.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Meilby (8948) - Kristiansand, - MAR 31, 2014
Bottle 350ml @ Nøgne Ø
Pours almost clear as water with no head. Aroma has notes of rice, alcohol, almonds and pears. Taste is light sweet with a slightly warm, fruity finish. Body is full, texture is oily with no carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
berntholer (1311) - Antwerp, BELGIUM - DEC 31, 2014
no head. slight yellowish colour. aroma is almonds, honey and green banana. taste is sweet, salitsh with a rather sweet finish. quite dry mouthfeel. no carbonation. tried it both cold and warm, warm was better!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
danlo (1529) - Darlington, Durham, ENGLAND - DEC 19, 2014
350ml bottle. Clear very pale yellow colour, no head and aroma of rice, melon, booze. Taste is rice, caramel, melon and grassy alcohol burn. Oily mouthfeel, medium bodied, low carbonation, dry grassy through to a clean finish. Quite drinkable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (38082) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 9, 2014

Bottle 350ml. @ [ Nordic Brew Festival 2014 ] @ ARENA NORD, Rimmens Alle 37, 9900 Frederikshavn, Denmark.

[ As Nøgne Ø Sake Yamahai Muroka Junmai Ginjo ].
Clear crystal water color with a very light yellow notes, with virtually no head. Aroma is moderate to light heavy rice, pineapple, coconut, almond. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet with a average to long duration, pineapple, rice - minerals, alcohol. Body is medium, texture is watery, carbonation is flat, finish feel is moderate alcoholic. [20141031]

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Inbreak (2612) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - NOV 7, 2014
06.11.2014, 0,375l bottle (batch #19) sampled @ BBGTC tasting:
Very light straw colored, almost clear. Aroma is mild and slightly sweet, fermented rice, hay, minerals, paper, hints of fruits. Taste is slightly sweet, fermented rice, hay, minerals, grass, paper, alcohol. Slightly dry and mineraly mouthfeel, nice warming alcohol. Fair enough.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ClubGonzo (4549) - Bergen, NORWAY - NOV 6, 2014
Bottle, shared with BBGTC. Pours a near-clear body of a watery color. Nose is pears, mild fruity nut tones, hints of white pepper and alcohol. Taste is rice, mild pepper tones, hints of alcohol and grapes. Mild, round and quite nice, though not with a lot of character IMO.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rlgk (12834) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 2, 2014
Sample at Nordic Brew 2014, Fredrikshavn, Denmark. Waterlike, no head. Yeasty pineapple aroma, warming alcohol, minerals, rice. Flavor brings alcohol, rice, fruity, floral, minerals. Soft and easy to drink

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
motelpogo (7175) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - AUG 7, 2014
sample from the bottle at the nogne o stall at braukunst live 2014 - the best place at the festival. very pale, contact lens solution appearance; aroma of rice pudding; hints of plum wine, light acidity; extremely sippable, just too bad there was no food to go with it

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
arsol (750) - NORWAY - JUL 18, 2014
Blank hvitvinsfarget. Lukter gjær, fruktig og alkohol. Smaker mildt fruktig og alkohol. Tørr avlutning.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Vighals (1816) - Sørumsand, NORWAY - JUL 18, 2014
Blank i fargen. Fruktig. Grønne epler og melon. Elegant rund i smak. Tørr hvitvin. Lett. Kort

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tommann (2980) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUN 12, 2014
350ml bottle. Pours pale lemon gold with no head. Aroma is rice with strong alcohol and a little marzipan. Taste is water to start with a rice and alcohol finish.

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