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Miami Brewing Big Rod Coconut Ale

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RATINGS: 50   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23   IBU: 16   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A delicious golden ale with a balance of coconut and caramel.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
GenDV138 (3538) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - AUG 7, 2015
Can at the DC Local Gathering on 8/1/2015. Hazy golden yellow with off-white head. Aromas of coconut mainly. Tastes of coconut, light citrus. Medium-light body with a dry finish. Solid coconut flavor.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kathouse (1293) - Nevada, USA - AUG 2, 2015
On tap as part of a flight at the brewery. Strong coconut aroma and flavor. Clear light golden in color. One of the most prominent coconut beers I’ve had, but doesn’t make me want more. Sorry.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
nimbleprop (6091) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 2, 2015
12oz can pours a hazy yellow with some foamy, white head. Nose is straight sun tan lotion, coconut meat, Mounds bars. Flavor is the same, sweet, coconut meat, a little orange.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Iphonephan (4626) - McLean, Virginia, USA - AUG 1, 2015
From a 12 oz can shared at the RB DC tasting Aug 1, 2015. Pours a clear gold with an off white head. Light butterscotch nose. Flavors of coconut milk. Subtle and decent.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
solidfunk (5475) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - AUG 1, 2015
Lots of coconut here. Almost a spicy finish. Hazy golden pour with ok head. Some straw. Can.

3.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Travlr (16429) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 1, 2015
Can. Slightly hazy yellow color. Aroma of huge coconut and freshly cut hay. Taste is coconut and straw. The combo works, more or less.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
PorterPounder (6292) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - AUG 1, 2015
Ft. Lauderdale, Fl - Shula’s Burgers - 12 oz can. Sparkling medium golden pour, nice fluffy snow white head that leaves plenty of lacing. Aroma has some buttered popcorn accents along with some coconut. Unique flavor with a strong buttery presence which permeates throughout. Pleasant coconut is present along with some light caramel sweetness. Mouhtfeel has a decent thickness to it, Better than expected.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BuckeyeBoy (3692) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JUL 19, 2015
12oz can pours out a golden topped with a small head. Nose is some sweetness caramel and a touch of coconut. Taste is more of the sweet caramel notes and a light coconut water taste.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
argo0 (12346) - Washington DC, USA - JUL 13, 2015
Draft. Small white head atop clear apple juice body. Aroma is medium sweet, coconut, light bread, vanilla. Taste is moderately sweet, vanilla, some caramel, light coconut. Light-medium body.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
FROTHINGSLOSH (5598) - GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 4, 2015
Sampled from a 12 oz can this beer poured a murky apricot color with a medium sized foamy white head that left decent lacing. The aroma was sweet coconut, caramel and cream. The flavor was sweet, nutty, caramel, coconut and cream. Long finish. Medium body. Interesting.


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