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Big Wave Golden Ale - Kona Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
80
good

988 Ratings
THE BROS
82
good

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Ratings: 988
Reviews: 183
rAvg: 3.54
pDev: 14.69%
Wants: 23
Gots: 130 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Kona Brewing Co. visit their website
Hawaii, United States

Style | ABV
American Blonde Ale |  4.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Big Wave is light golden ale with a subtle fruitiness and delicate hop aroma. A smooth, easy drinking refreshing ale. The lightly roasted honey malt contributes to the golden hue of this beer and also gives a slight sweetness that is balanced out by our special blend of hops.

20 IBU

(Beer added by: Sixpoint on 03-19-2005)
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3/5  rDev -15.3%

Tikidustin, Jun 19, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +5.9%

meehandennis, Jun 19, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

Boca-X, Jun 18, 2014
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3/5  rDev -15.3%

jheezee, Jun 18, 2014
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4/5  rDev +13%

timlyon, Jun 18, 2014
Photo of hreb
2.9/5  rDev -18.1%

12oz bottle served in pint glass. Beer pours pale golden in color with a medium white head and is almost but not quite crystal clear. Pleasant, mild, floral hop aroma. Flavor is in line, mild and neutral. Somewhat fizzy, but drinkable. Slightly nutty grain flavor pleasantly complemented by tropical fruit hop flavors. This beer mostly succeeds in being inoffensive and drinkable. The exception, of course, is that it's really too boring to be a session ale.

hreb, Jun 17, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

linnymtu, Jun 17, 2014
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5/5  rDev +41.2%

Danny06m, Jun 17, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +5.9%

WKrieger, Jun 16, 2014
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4/5  rDev +13%

ath1220, Jun 16, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -8.2%

Risteardo, Jun 16, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

Jerid, Jun 16, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

MikalMick, Jun 16, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +27.1%

smadanayr, Jun 16, 2014
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3.43/5  rDev -3.1%

Served on tap in a pint glass.

Appearance: Golden with a thin white head.

Smell: Hops with a light citrus and wheat smell.

Mouthfeel/Taste: Smooth medium bodied. Taste of wheat with hops and light citrus after taste.

Overall: Good beer to go with my fried seafood.

Cavanaghty, Jun 15, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +5.9%

john3430, Jun 15, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -8.2%

mattyrubes, Jun 15, 2014
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4/5  rDev +13%

Bramsigman, Jun 12, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

MPSTARR, Jun 12, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

Jame515, Jun 12, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +34.2%

Giesch, Jun 12, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

vidisad, Jun 11, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +5.9%

jerefreakinmiah, Jun 11, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

FFATS, Jun 11, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

coobstar, Jun 10, 2014
Big Wave Golden Ale from Kona Brewing Co.
80 out of 100 based on 988 ratings.