Perrin Kona Brown Ale
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RATINGS: 18   MEAN: 3.44/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.26   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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GR’s own Ferris Coffee fresh roasted these beans for us lending Kona Brown to smell like your favorite diner on a Sunday morning. Kona is smooth and dry, neatly hopped, has caramel appeal and a dash of sweetness. Grab a howler and serve with eggs and toast for a true breakfast of champions.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
milewide (1601) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - JAN 8, 2015
Just about all coffee in aroma and taste. Server warned me to drink it last in my four beer flight...because I wouldn’t be able to taste anything else after tasting it.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Barnoloid (277) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 25, 2014
A solid brown ale with coffee added. Looks like a pint of cold brewed folgers. Tastes better thankfully. Smooth drinkability.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ColovianTrader (356) - - NOV 22, 2014
Lots of fresh roasted coffee. Cereal grain, toffee, milk and toast round out the flavors. Medium bodied.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
firstsip (525) - Michigan, USA - NOV 16, 2014
Tap. Great foamy head and lacing. Dark brown. Mild coffee nose. Decent body. Tastes mildly of burnt coffee at front, mild charredmalts following.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
TThumper89 (11) - Otsego, Michigan, USA - SEP 13, 2014
Nice Kona coffee smell and flavor. A bit lighter in appearance than expected. A bit over carbonated, but overall a nice brew! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BLADT (656) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - AUG 15, 2014
Tap. Reddish, brown. Beige head. Vanilla coca and espresso on nose. Light body. Very little of the sweetness from the nose transfers to taste. A coffee like bitterness. Toasted malts. A little thin on palate. Ok.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Markymarx (8) - - JAN 23, 2014 does not count
Deep brown in color with minimal head. Coffee and caramel aroma. Effervescent on the tongue with malt flavor. Finishes with a nice coffee with Carmel aftertaste. Lingers a little sweet.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
tdoyledesign (179) - Michigan, USA - JAN 1, 2014
Pours a nice caramel hued brown. Aroma is caramel, a hint of hops and a ton a coffee. Taste is sweet, dry up front with a hint of caramel and a strong coffee finish. Palate is hoppy, to caramel to a dry coffee finish. Mouthfeel is vey nice. Solid beer from a small brewery.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
HonkeyBra (3558) - Lemont, Illinois, USA - DEC 4, 2013
64 oz. growler from the source. Pours a hazed light brown with a biege head. Aroma of very nice, fresh coffee, mild roast, touches of brown sugar and toffee malts. Flavor is very coffee forward. Some brown and caramel malts are around, but this is the rich coffee flavor’s show. Mouthfeel suffers a bit, a tan thin with average at best carbonation. Finishes quite roasty.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
chucklemation (599) - Pontiac, Michigan, USA - NOV 24, 2013
Dark mahogany ale. Has a distinct coffee flavor. Goes down smooth, but the body is also a little thin. Overall an enjoyable brew.

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