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RATINGS: 623   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44/5   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 28   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
Is there anything more iconic of the lush tropics than the coconut? The delicious heart of this island treasure has a nutty, toffee flavor and aroma that sends you straight to the beaches of Paradise. Kick back with a Koko Brown, brewed with real toasted coconut, and savor the mahogany color and smooth, roasty malt taste. Available Winter/Spring Koko Brown pairs well with coconut and caramel flavors, such as Thai curries, BBQ meats and carne asada. Its refreshing nutty aroma makes for the perfect beer after a day on the water.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Marheb (3534) - San Diego, California, USA - APR 20, 2012
Absolument tel qu’annoncé avec ses notes de coconut rôti profondes, chocolat au lait, malt caramel et agrumes avec un final sec. Belle bière de soif avec de l’étoffe, peut-être pas en pichet mais pour commencer une soirée.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
abcfan (857) - New Jersey, USA - APR 20, 2012
Good brew. Pours brown with little head. Aroma is slightly nutty / malty. Taste is mostly malt, with a hint of coconut in the finish. Good stuff.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
cstuartj (1020) - Washington, USA - APR 20, 2012
Very nice deep golden brown, with a cream white head. Nice malty roasty nose. Very clean finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
AdamGott (386) - Idaho Falls, Idaho, USA - APR 19, 2012
I can’t see why everyone is rating this one so high! The coconut flavor is overpowering, way overpowering, and just kills everything else!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
dmac (4957) - Toms River, New Jersey, USA - APR 19, 2012
12 oz bottle thanks to Jimmie. Poured a clear dark chestnut brown with a large full foamy super light beige head. Aroma is seems buttery at first but with a slower more directed sniff it seems it’s just the combination of toasted coconut, caramel, chocolate malt combo along with some orange juice notes from the hops. Meh, this combo seems good in theory but overall it’s not working that well for me. Fuller bodied with average to slightly strong carbonation which actually tingles your throat and leaves an average duration on the aftertaste. The flavor works better than the aroma on this one. Notes of toasted coconut, dry medium brown toast, light milk chocolate, slight orange and citrus rind along with an aftertaste of chocolate milk. Not bad but wish the aroma was better. Not bad though.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jredmond (6651) - New York, New York, USA - APR 18, 2012
Draft at las ramblas with Linh. Pours a hazy amber brown body with thin light brown lacing. Aroma is sweet nutty malts, spice, and raisin bread. Mouthfeel is medium to thin with notes of cinnamon, sweet nuts, bready malts and spice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
dagimp (859) - Philly, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 17, 2012
From a pint glass at the brewpub. Pours a medium brown with a slight bit of head and lacing. Nice fresh and floral aroma, very nutty. Mouthfeel is very, very light. Almost like a lager... a little too light for me, i'd like to have a little more body to this one. Taste is very sweet. Definitely the toasted coconut they use in it, you can spot it a mile away. However, that's all the flavor this beer has. It's pretty one dimensional. Glad I tried it but wouldn't want another. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
IrishBoy (3998) - Bakersfield, California, USA - APR 17, 2012
12 oz bottle from Safeway Salinas. Nose is toasted coconut (kind of like a mounds bar smell without the chocolate) and a coconut milk note in the background, the brown malts being pretty much covered up. Clear cherrywood brown with a medium offwhite head. Flavor is coconut, a little chocolate note, some caramel, and a little background bitterness.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
JoePeesie (919) - Long Lake, Illinois, USA - APR 16, 2012
Pours a thin brown with a touch of off white head. Nose and taste are a bit generic brown ale with a touch of coconut when cold. As the beer warms the coconut becomes a bit overbearing... Not a big fan of coconut so take take the review with a grain of salt. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ASXL41 (9) - Virginia, USA - APR 16, 2012 does not count
Decent aroma and flavor with the coconut addition. Definitely something I would look for again.

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