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RATINGS: 674   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44/5   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.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (43888) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUN 22, 2016

Sample @ [ DOE - Olfestival Kobenhavn 2016 (Beerfestival Copenhagen) ] @ Lokomotivvaerkstedet, Otto Busses Vej 5A, 2450 Copenhagen SV, Denmark.

[ As Kona Koko Brown Ale ].
Clear light dark amber - red brown color with a small to average, frothy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, dark malt, nutty, caramel, coconut, sweet malt. Flavor is moderate sweet and light to moderate bitter with a long duration, sweet malt, dark malt, toffee - caramel. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft. [20160519]

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (40453) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAY 20, 2016
12 fl oz bottle. Pours clear and golden orange to brown with a small tan head. Aroma is toasted malty and coconut. Toasted and slight caramelish finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (34350) - 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.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Travlr (21438) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - FEB 22, 2013
Bottle. Dark brown color, medium tan head. Aroma of coconut, roasted nuts. Taste is roasty toasty nuts. Decent briwn ale with coconut on the side.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fiulijn (19160) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 23, 2013
Draught at Kona Brewing Company - KoKo Marina Pub
Dark mahogany color with generous creamy head. Mild aroma of coconut milk and beauty products. Nice flavor of dark caramel and mildly roasted malts, with delicate coconut touch; the mouthfeel is dry but somehow smooth; correct bitterness level, some from the roastiness too.
Not bad.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rasmus40 (17532) - 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

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beerhunter111 (17008) - 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.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (16879) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - MAY 5, 2014
Bottle in our Maui appartment from a Whalers store in downtown Laihana, 24/04/14. Clear chestnut brown with a well appointed light beige head. Nose is coconuts riding the tide, light spice, toffee fudge, hint of cocoa powder. Taste comprises dark malt, toasted coconuts, biscuit, light roast, milk chocolate Bounty Bar. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, coconut linger in the finish. Ok brown, not so boring as oft the case with this style!

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
saxo (16771) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 4, 2012
Tap @ The Pony Bar, NYC. Nice head with good duration. Color is brown. Aroma and taste are coconut, caramel, more coconut, bounty bar, and again more coconut. Did I mention coconut? Malt and hops as well. Sweet and coconut is quite dominant.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yngwie (16504) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 31, 2014
Bottle, at Kristiansand Ølfestival. It’s a clear brown beer, topped by a small off-white head. There’s nuts, bread, caramel, some coconut and dark chocolate in the aroma. Some coffee kicks in in the flavor, along with a hoppy bitterness, else it’s the same bread, caramel and coconut known from the aroma. Medium body, soft and dry on the palate. Bread, caramel, some coconut and chocolate in the finish. A pleasant one, but a tad boring. 140823


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