overall
76
97
style
Brewed by Ginga Kogen Beer Company
Style: German Hefeweizen
Sawauchi, Iwate Prefecture, Japan
Serve in Weizen

bottling
unknown

on tap
unknown

Local Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 122   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Fruity beer with rich taste made by packaging "Weizen", the traditional beer in the South Germany made of over 50 % of wheat malt, without filtering beer yeast.
Note: This beer comes in the can, pictured at left, and in a new bottle that is labeled "Silver Bottle." US Import listed as "Plateau of the Galaxy" on back label.

Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5


Nena's rating

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Nena (963) - Seattle, Washington, USA - APR 9, 2012
Admittedly, I bought this because the blue bottle with reindeer on it was quite beautiful. Gold hazey pour, white head that falls quick to a thin ring and a little film. Lots of ripe banana on the nose, clove. Mild bready flavor bodywith a sweet and sour fruity banana taste, a little lemon, clove. Surprsingly good considering the nose seemed one dimensional. Light body, moderate carbonation. Surprisingly good hefe.


3.1
Pyobon (1401) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - JUN 29, 2017
(Bottle - as "Silver Bottle") Pours hazy golden yellow with small dense white head. Citrus aroma. Light body with nice carbonation. Pleasant wheat beer with citrus and banana notes.

3.1
GarageBrewer80 (533) - SWEDEN - JAN 8, 2017
UPDATED: JAN 13, 2017 Köpt på burk i Tokyo. Grumlig, orange kulör med smutsvit skumkrona. Söt doft av vetemalt. Mediumsöt kropp. Smak av vetemalt och citrus.

3.6
JaKeAFC (1127) - ITALY - DEC 24, 2016
35cl can in Shinjuku, expensive. Pours murky pale yellow color almost milky. Creamy white head, persistent. Aroma of wheat, flour, banana, pizza dough, light spice. Taste is balanced. Average carbonation light to medium body. Nice weizen from Japan.

4.4
MarkSachon (1023) - Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 17, 2016
10,1 oz beautiful blue bottle from Rakuya Kitchen in Dupont Circle. Washington D.C. Normally I?d reject a wheat beer simply on principle, but here they have things done perfectly. One of the best I?ve eve had. The restaurant is superb as well -- try the duck salad for something really different.

We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5