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RATINGS: 733   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.99   IBU: 21   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
Our brewers wanted to make a beer that went down easy after a day out on the water. Big Wave Golden Ale is just the ticket. Big Wave is a lighter bodied golden ale with a tropical hop aroma and flavor – a smooth, easy drinking refreshing ale. The use of caramel malt contributes to the golden hue of this beer and our special blend of hops provides bright quenching finish. 10.3°

Malts: Pale (Premium 2-Row), Caramel
Hops: Galaxy, Citra

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Luvystypotables (1126) - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA - AUG 31, 2014
Aroma of hops and citrus, golden color white well laced short lasting head, with light carbonation. Mild taste of hops with a watery feel and a light floral finish with a trace of chalk

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mike5326 (1275) - virginia beach, Virginia, USA - AUG 31, 2014
Poured from a tap. Clear fizzy golden color, medium white head. Mild floral aroma. Medium body with a chalk and floral taste and a medium finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
VictorSA (181) - NORWAY - AUG 31, 2014
Frisk, lett sitrusfruktighet med et lett krydderpreg. God balanse i munnen. God pale ale.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
biirusaikou (1293) - - AUG 30, 2014
Huge mango nose. Pulpy mango, honey cereals, pineapple, hint of ginger, gentle sweet finish. Nice golden ale with a strong tropical fruit character.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tonkun (1226) - New Jersey, USA - AUG 30, 2014
Tap at brew pub. Clear yellow golden pour. Pineapple, citrus, hay, bread. Light to medium body. Slightly grain sweet bitter finish. Don’t like the finish but a nice beer

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Pailhead (5746) - Plymouth, Michigan, USA - AUG 30, 2014
Bottle: The aroma consists of sweet cereal notes, light lemon, citrus, faint tropical fruits, and a hint of grass. It pours a transparent golden-orange with a two finger white head that fades to a thin film. There is a decent amount of thin soapy webbing left on the sides of the glass. The flavor starts with with a quick dose of tropical fruits with just a hint of sweet cereal notes. The finish has light citrus, lemon peel, hints of grapefruit, and a touch of grass. It’s light bodied with light-moderate carbonation. Overall, this may have just hit me at the perfect time. This is a very refreshing summer beer and I’m digging this.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
asimeow (224) - Sandsli, NORWAY - AUG 29, 2014
UPDATED: AUG 30, 2014 Bottle. Pineapple. Fresh,light,lovely. Minimal head,but a very light drink easily enjoyable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Zymurgeist2 (1321) - Redwood City, California, USA - AUG 23, 2014
Aroma of crisp wheat. Slight fruity hops barely detectable. Slightly hazy deep gold with moderate white head that lingers nicely. Taste is grainy with a little bit of floral hops. A little bit of a harsh bite on the back leads to a semi-dry finish. Medium thin mouthfeel. I did not think this was too bad - perhaps a couple of bonus points given as it takes the edge off of working on a Saturday afternoon.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Westchesterco (1439) - mclean, Virginia, USA - AUG 21, 2014
From notes: It was poured from a bottle it is a clear golden color with no head The aroma is citrus and the taste is citrusy

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
mcdav2154 (449) - GERMANY - AUG 18, 2014
Great summer time easy to drink beer. Citrus and bread taste and aroma. Slightly sweet on the front. Finishes with a hop bite.

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