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RATINGS: 682   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.78/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 15   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
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Limited release. Swimming in a fresh water pool at the base of a cascading waterfall is what we all imagine we would find in paradise. On Maui, follow the old Hana Highway and you will find such a place – Wailua Falls. This plunging cascade of clear water is the inspiration for our Limited Release Wailua Wheat. This golden, sun colored ale has a bright, citrusy flavor that comes from the tropical passion fruit we brew into each batch. Sit back, relax and enjoy paradise anytime.

Editor’s Note: Lilikoi Wheat was renamed to Wailua Wheat (both on draft and in bottle).


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2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Orestes211 (8) - Alameda, California, USA - JUL 3, 2013
Don’t get me wrong I like Kona but this just isn’t a good offering from them. It doesn’t taste particularly strong any which way and is just sort of a muddled mess of odd stale flavors and the tiny hint of fruit that you taste at the very end. It becomes much better mixed with their Golden Ale and you can actually taste the passion fruit more strongly.


2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
tightslice (962) - Redwood City, California, USA - SEP 25, 2016
Bottle from Whole Foods Market in Redwood City, CA. Aroma is mild fermented pinapple, some murky wheat notes. Taste is slight pineapple, earthy grain. Very muddy flavors and goes soggy pretty quickly.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
dnstone (2651) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - AUG 26, 2016
Wheat, light fruity aroma. Cloudy golden in color. A light wheat ale with some passion fruit and finishes with citrus. Leaves you thirsting for another sip.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
oldrtybastrd (5003) - Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA - MAY 11, 2016
Pours a hazy dark golden yellow color. Aromas of malts, a touch of honey. Flavor is the same as the nose, nice malt taste with honey like sweetness. Smooth hop finish, medium body with a quick aftertaste.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
basaywhat (173) - Macomb, Illinois, USA - MAY 8, 2016
12 oz bottle. LIght fruity wheat malt aroma. Hazy golden yellow with a small white head. Just like the nose, light fruity wheat malt flavor with an odd subtle bitterness in the finish. Light body, moderate carbonation.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
PartyFowle (954) - - FEB 24, 2016
Golden hue with very soft haze. Passionfruit is mainly noticeable in the aroma, alongside grain and wheat. Somewhat nondeScript flavor is clean and lagerlike, with a dry finish but no fruits. There’s beer here, not overpowering fruit (which is nice) but I could use just a little bit more passion.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
edgallow (3639) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - FEB 16, 2016
12 oz bottle pours hazy golden with a white head. Aroma of fruit and grains. Taste is fruit.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jow (3453) - New York, USA - OCT 26, 2015
Draft at Three Fat a Pigs. Hazed orange small head served with orange slice. Nose is tropical fruits and wheat. Tastes of dry wheat, passion fruit, peppery, oranges. Crisp refreshing palate.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
IslandHaole (1228) - Mililani, Hawaii, USA - SEP 28, 2015
Very lightly scented of tropical fruit, a bit sweet & bit tangy with some hay. Clear gold with a white head. A bit of "sweet & sour" flopping like a freshly caught fish. Seems to wind up more on the sweet side.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
beer-yum (1334) - Wellington, NEW ZEALAND - AUG 17, 2015
Fruity-floral aroma in a golden pour. Tray fruity flavour is typical of an American wheat beer but it is nothing special = Blue Moon does it better.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
musinj6 (500) - Dedham, Massachusetts, USA - MAY 8, 2015
Pours a clear light golden with thin head and mild lacing. Aroma of toasted malt, tropical fruits. Moderately sweet with a touch of bitterness. Mild/medium bodied. Medium sweet finish. Enjoyable beach beer.


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