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RATINGS: 671   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 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
Fech (291) - Parsippany, New Jersey, USA - JUN 25, 2012
Wow...the toasted coconut is a fantastic original addition to an already flavorful brown ale. Dark brown pour with a medium caramel head. Great nutty aroma with an excellent finish. Kona makes some great beers but this is my favorite of theirs.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
BadBuddhist (1) - - JUN 24, 2012 does not count
Great full taste. Leaves a wonderful after taste. toasted coconut makes this an original.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BREWMUSKCLES (2548) - New Jersey, USA - JUN 24, 2012
toasted coconut and sweet. nice body and good full carbonation that adds to the appeal. moderate body and not very beery. vanilla character.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BillWyce (984) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 23, 2012
From notes: Poured clear nut brown, with a 2-finger bone-colored head. Sweet toasted coconut aroma, with maybe a hint of caramel. Medium-bodied, medium-thickness. Nutty, caramelly flavor, with a roasty note of toasted coconut that shows in the finish. I liked this a lot, but found myself getting tired of it by the end of a case.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
That1Guy (2192) - Colorado, USA - JUN 22, 2012
12 oz bottle. Reddish-brown pour with a light, white head. Toasted coconut dominates both the flavor and aroma. Medium-bodied and tasty. Very malty and easy to drink. Very happy with this brew.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
larryLSB (506) - La Selva Beach, California, USA - JUN 19, 2012
Poured from bottle, medium brown in color with a nice tan head. Roasty nose with the coconut coming through nicely., giving it a sweet twist. Tasted like a brown ale, a bit sweet however. Being a brown fan, I thought this was a nice variation that worked well.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
HardingG (76) - Butler, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 19, 2012
Not for me. The coconut didn’t do it. This smelled like a tanning lotion. The taste was just what the smell made me expect and the palate was very oily.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Fatehunter (2213) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - JUN 17, 2012
Poured into a pint glass. Brown to amber color and transparent. It had a finger of head, but it was quickly gone to surface covering. A slight nutty smell and then dominated by coconut and a little cocoa. It smells like dessert. Sweet, sweet and then some sweet coconut. Lighter body, low carbonation. I really liked the smell, but the coconut just overpowered everything in the taste. Too bad. About a third to half the coconut would make this a really winner and let the rest of the ale show through.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
KAggie97 (3529) - Ugly, Hot, and Humid Spring, Texas, USA - JUN 16, 2012
Pours a velvety amber/mahogany with an aroma of coconut and light white chocolate. Flavor is coconut candy (Mounds) and fluffy coconut coffee. Average mouthfeel. Very tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
MikeJslc (778) - USA - JUN 10, 2012
Medium brown and very clear, thin tan head. Aroma of coconut, some chocolate and nutty notes. Coconut dominates flavor with supportive toasty, chocolate and nutty flavors. Balanced finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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