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RATINGS: 594   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44   SEASONAL: Winter   IBU: 28   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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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.


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3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
edwardbass (489) - Illinois, USA - JUL 21, 2013
Pours very dark brown. Aroma is malt and coconut. Taste is malt and lots of coconut with VERY mild hops. Not a beer that I want to have on a regular basis, but I can appreciate its uniqueness without question. Tasty overall.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Slipstream (1995) - USA - JUL 26, 2014
Thanks to Dave. There is a cool-looking paddle boarder on the label. A dark pour with a decent, but flimsy topper. Flavor of caramel, nut brown ale, and a little pumpernickel. Aroma is light, sweet, and bready. The light, cola smoothness almost seems ready for a scoop of vanilla ice cream. There is a dash of limey sourness on the palate that doesn’t hurt. Pretty good.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (1735) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 9, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours brown, light coconut on nose, roasted malts, taste is dry, roasted, toffee, coconut.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
dhunter151 (525) - Santa Rosa, California, USA - JUL 6, 2014
12oz bottle. Pours a dark brown with an off white head. Toffee, toasted coconut, vanilla, caramel. Pretty tasty. Better than I was expecting. Not something I can drink a lot of though. It's a little too sweet. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
OmegaX (1233) - Florida, USA - JUL 4, 2014
You know, this was a surprisingly good beer. I loved the aromas of caramel and coconut, with a nutty hint in there too. Poured a nice dark brown with a beige head. Flavors were awesome! fresh coconut, caramel, some roast, roasted nuts, light coffee and cocoa. This is a great brown ale in my opinion.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerdedone (2584) - Croydon, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 24, 2014
Bottle. Pours amber brown with a thin beige head. Aroma of coconut, caramel and had notes of chocolate. Flavor of toasted coconut, chocolate, faint caramel, roasted malts and had some nuttiness.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ajnepple (2001) - Clear Creek, Colorado, USA - JUN 23, 2014
12 oz via bottle on a recent camping trip. Aroma and flavor of bitter chocolate, coffee, light roast, toasty/nutty malts, toffee, coconut and caramel. Smooth and flavorful with a medium body.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Christpuncher (1008) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 20, 2014
Like this brown ale from kona. Kind of sweet a little chocolately. Super crushable and smells like chocolate. Pours almost black in color. Had at home. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ndfreak77 (92) - USA - JUN 14, 2014
Dark brown color. Malty with a hint of coconut. Very mild finish with a very slight touch of hops. Tried this at the Federal Taphouse in Lancaster.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TXBadger (1263) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUN 4, 2014
Pours a nice brown color with off-white head. Coconut, roasted malt, and some bready notes on teh nose; follows onto the palate. Finishes with a nice little sweetness from the coconut.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rproff78 (82) - - JUN 4, 2014
Delicious and refreshing. Another great beer out of Hawaii! Try it you will like it!!


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