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RATINGS: 608   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.97   IBU: 21   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
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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


2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
eruizgarcia (223) - - AUG 25, 2013
Pours amber, no head. Pleasant fruity aroma, mainly citrus, sweet and easy to drink. Refreshing.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Gno500 (2) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - AUG 24, 2013 does not count
I love this beer, I dont usually buy craft beer but I would definatley buy this again...keep it up guys, good job! Gino, Minneapolis

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gyllenbock (5022) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - AUG 24, 2013
On tap at Kona, Koko Marina, August 2013. Clear golden with a small white head. Nothing special with this one, soft and easy to drink. Some citrus, light notes of hay and malt.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jsmerig (1289) - Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 23, 2013
Pours a pale yellow with a nice white head. Aroma of lemon and a piney floral note. Taste is light, grainy with a mild bready note in the finish. A more complex version of a basic American light beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

1.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
Stormkinghiker (19) - - AUG 23, 2013
This is an awful beer. Near orange / wheat / oat taste that completely destroys this beer. I've had other Kona products, and this is the worst. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bygers (847) - Oslo, NORWAY - AUG 22, 2013
Bottle 0,33l. Pours clear yellow with small head. Aroma of grass, citrus and hops. Taste of hops, grapefruit, hay and grain. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
geologyguy (762) - Columbia, South Carolina, USA - AUG 19, 2013
hoppy fruity smell...decent taste...mild and fruity...but a timid beer that is lacking a strong flavor...decent..but just average middle of the road

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mora2000 (5855) - McKinney, Texas, USA - AUG 12, 2013
Yellow pour with a white head. The aroma has some resinous notes as well as some biscuit malt. The flavor is also quite hoppy. I get some pine and resin notes as well as some pineapple and biscuit malt. Medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
scanovajr (642) - Rio de Janeiro, BRAZIL - AUG 10, 2013
A clear golden beer with a small white head. Aroma is malty, fruity and slightly hoppy. Flavor is sweet, some light caramel notes. Slightly hoppy finish. A bit watery

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
blipp (6329) - Newark, New Jersey, USA - AUG 9, 2013
Draft. Pours gold with a white head. Juicy malts, relatively clean and full, with some crisp and fresh citric hoppy notes coming through in the finish. Very drinkable.


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