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RATINGS: 672   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.

cooplander's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
cooplander (543) - Florida, USA - MAR 14, 2012
brown ruby color, aroma of chocolate, roasted malt, and a very small amount of coconut, flavor is coconut, chocolate, roasted malt, toast, slightly watery, pretty good for the style

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
LetsGoState (818) - Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 3, 2016
Aroma is toasted malt. Taste is some coconut and roasted malts. Overall decent for coconut.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beerhunter111 (16977) - Hasborn, GERMANY - AUG 29, 2016
Klares dunkel nussbraunes Bier mit einer mittelgroßen beigen Schaumkrone. Geruch nussig, mild röstmalzig, etwas kokos. Geschmack süß malzig, viele Kokosnüsse, nussig, Karamell. Geschmack nach Kokosnüssen, süß mild röstmalzig, karamellig, wenig schokoladig, gut.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Idiosynkrasie (6397) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - AUG 25, 2016
355ml bottle. Clear (?) mahogany colour with small to average, frothy, half-way lasting, minimally lacing, beige head. Nuttily, dark malty aroma with a chocolately touch, "holistic" notes of coconut ("inside" and "outside" parts), a touch of roast, Taste is dry, dark malty, rather intense notes of coconut run the spectrum of variations from fresh to roasty; chocolately interludes. Lasting finish, minimally sticky palate. Absolutely convincing use of coconut.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mjs (6459) - Helsinki, FINLAND - AUG 25, 2016
(Bottle, 0.355 l - BB Feb 10 16, 20160825) The beer poured dark brown and clear. Its head was medium sized and white. Aroma had roasted malts, coconut and caramel. Palate was medium bodied with medium carbonation. Flavours were roasted malts, coconut, caramel, grass and bitterness. Aftertaste was roasty and bitter. A decent brew where the coconut was hidden almost enough.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Borup (11614) - Albertslund, DENMARK - AUG 21, 2016
Sample from a bottle at DØE 2016. Brown colour with an off-white head. Aroma and flavour of malt, chocolate, coconut, caramel and roasted notes.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (34311) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - AUG 5, 2016
Bottled. A brown beer with a beige head. The aroma has notes of alcohol, chocolate, caramel, and roasted malt. The flavor is sweet with notes roasted malt and caramel, leading to a dry finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
reebtogi (5681) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - JUL 25, 2016
355ml bottle pours a dark amber brown color with a finger of off-white head that leaves some decent lacing on the glass. Aroma is coconut and chocolate with some caramel. Taste is a caramel and chocolate malty sweetness with a light herbal bitterness and coconut throughout. Light to medium bodied with moderate carbonation. Overall, a well crafted brown ale that is balanced and tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TheKernOwl (188) - West Sussex, ENGLAND - JUL 22, 2016
Light and (at first) interesting beer. Coconut leads the way- dried coconut nose with faint drinking chocolate whiff. Darker and more chocolate in the mouth. A bit like a bounty ice cream crossed with a german dunkel weizen (much less fizzy than most, but as thin as some, of the latter).

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jsporrer (711) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 17, 2016
Pours a medium cocoa brown with a huge white foamy head. Stong coconut aroma. Descent brown ale with a sweet coconut taste. Body feels just a tad thin. Not bad but not great.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rasmus40 (17530) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUN 30, 2016
DØE. Hazy dark brown with a beige head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel and chocolate cookies. Flavor is medium sweet and light bitter. Sweet and light bitter finish. 190516

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