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Miami Brewing Big Rod Coconut Ale



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RATINGS: 43   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.24   IBU: 16   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
A delicious golden ale with a balance of coconut and caramel.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BuckeyeBoy (3604) - 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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
argo0 (12111) - 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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
FROTHINGSLOSH (5515) - 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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bigda83 (487) - Jamestown, New York, USA - JUN 10, 2015
Can. Poured a clear golden yellow with not much for head. Aroma was as expected..........coconut. Flavor was more coconut and some hints of caramel, straw, and bready. Light body and a kind of thin but creamy texture to it. A bit odd, but I really enjoyed this and it was refreshing. Carbonation was average and pretty smooth to finish. Good beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ratman197 (11228) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - MAY 25, 2015
On tap at Tap 42 poured a clear gold with a small lasting white head. Aromas of caramel and coconut. Palate was light bodied and smooth. Flavors of caramel and coconut with a smooth lingering coconut finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jcartamdg (2437) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 22, 2015
pours gold with a thin white head. Aroma is coconut and burnt plastic. Taste follows, artificial coconut with a astringent note. pretty rough

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rumproasts (4132) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAY 19, 2015
can. Deep golden with one finger head. While not as bad as the IPA, there’s not much going on here. Light caramel body, coconut. Generally underwhelming.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Jshupka (14) - Ontario, CANADA - APR 27, 2015
355ml can brought to me from Florida. Pours a clear orange/yellow with a thick off white head. Aroma is...coconut. It literally smells like a freshly cracked coconut. Taste is...coconut. Nothing but coconut. If there is a beer in here, I can’t find it. And a coconut after taste...imagine that. It’s an interesting beer, and would likely best be enjoyed on a hot day at the beach. I think it could be improved by giving a bit more of a malt backbone for the coconut to grow on. Not really my style, but good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fluffy (1940) - St Petersburg, Florida, USA - APR 18, 2015
Very tropical great flavor and all. Easily redrinkable. Good stuff. Love to have more. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
radagast83 (5657) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - JAN 28, 2015
12oz can. Poured a slightly hazy orange color with a medium fizzy white head. Aroma was some light coconut notes, some light malts. Flavor was light coconut, perhaps a bit artificial, but alright. Drinkable.

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