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RATINGS: 680   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.98   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


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerBill1 (17) - Ohio, USA - JUN 27, 2013
Light tasting. Good. Refreshing. Nice change of pace. Recommend trying. .................... ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone BeerBill

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
pablo951 (491) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 25, 2013
Had it at the Chicago Craft Beer Festival 6/22/13. Had. Clear yellow color, a very citrusy aroma. Light tasting beer, good summer ale, not great.

2.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 10/20
BeerBreakfast (15) - Castle Rock, Colorado, USA - JUN 24, 2013
It’s an odd combination of fruitness and beer...almost flowery taste, but with a decent aroma. It’s not terribly bad, but just doesn’t have very much kick to it. Decent drinkable ale.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
paintedmaple (507) - Fenton, Michigan, USA - JUN 22, 2013
OK...site and setting were (almost) everything when I drank this on a bluff overlooking the Pacific O. on the Kauai north shore. Seemed perfect...the beer too ;-)

2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
ChiGuy68 (443) - Illinois, USA - JUN 22, 2013
Tasted at Chicago Craft Beer Festival. Clear light golden with a thin white head. Very subtle hop aroma. Watery taste. Not much here unless you want something do light you can drink all day. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
eRock_2013 (320) - South Carolina, USA - JUN 22, 2013
An easy drinking light ale. This beer's Hawaiian heritage definitely shows through - smells like pears and has a tropical fruit aftertaste. Features a floral, almost sweet, hoppy taste, very straightforward. Unusual in that it almost tastes like fruit juice mixed with beer, but makes for a successful refreshing brew. ---Rated via Beer Buddy

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
nilsas (2148) - Bryne, NORWAY - JUN 21, 2013
God litt syrlig duft. Fin gyllen farge. Friskt og godt øl med en herlig syrlig smak og en god sittende ettersmak. Et nydelig øl i solveggen eller til mat.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
thedm (5034) - Fort Wayne, USA - JUN 20, 2013
This bottled brew from a bottle shop poured a head of foamy finely sized white colored bubbles that were mostly diminishing and left behind a very softly carbonated transparent light golden orange colored body and a thick foamy lacing. The mild aroma was floral and musty. The smooth crisp clean mouth feel was very tingly at the start and at the finish with a lingering hoppy aftertaste. The nice flavor contained notes of floral hops and malt. Delicious and one I would certainly buy again.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
maneliquor (3412) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - JUN 20, 2013
Bottle from Mary Jane’s. Like the last guy, a good lawn mower beer. Pretty straight forward with a good dose of hop bitterness. Not too shabby

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ThreeCats (635) - ISRAEL - JUN 19, 2013
Foamy head over clear golden body. Aroma of bread, peach, malt, and maybe some ginger. Taste of butter cookies, some ginger, some spice and honey. Palate very light. Actually that pretty much describes the beer: very light. Good lawnmower beer


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