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Big Wave Golden Ale - Kona Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
80
good

808 Ratings
THE BROS
82
good

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Ratings: 808
Reviews: 164
rAvg: 3.53
pDev: 14.73%
Wants: 13
Gots: 65 | FT: 0
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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hreb

Washington

2.9/5  rDev -17.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

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.

Serving type: bottle

06-17-2014 04:05:30 | More by hreb
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linnymtu

Michigan

3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

06-17-2014 02:34:48 | More by linnymtu
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Danny06m

California

5/5  rDev +41.6%

06-17-2014 01:39:49 | More by Danny06m
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WKrieger

Colorado

3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

06-16-2014 23:40:09 | More by WKrieger
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ath1220

California

4/5  rDev +13.3%

06-16-2014 22:03:56 | More by ath1220
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Risteardo

Ireland

3.25/5  rDev -7.9%

06-16-2014 20:52:16 | More by Risteardo
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Jerid

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

06-16-2014 18:03:32 | More by Jerid
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MikalMick

California

3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

06-16-2014 04:17:57 | More by MikalMick
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smadanayr


4.5/5  rDev +27.5%

06-16-2014 01:53:43 | More by smadanayr
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Cavanaghty

Maine

3.43/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

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.

Serving type: on-tap

06-15-2014 22:47:42 | More by Cavanaghty
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john3430

Washington

3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

06-15-2014 02:52:13 | More by john3430
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mattyrubes

New York

3.25/5  rDev -7.9%

06-15-2014 00:27:40 | More by mattyrubes
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Bramsigman

California

4/5  rDev +13.3%

06-12-2014 23:38:19 | More by Bramsigman
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MPSTARR

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

06-12-2014 23:14:04 | More by MPSTARR
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Jame515

Texas

3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

06-12-2014 04:29:28 | More by Jame515
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Giesch

Wisconsin

4.75/5  rDev +34.6%

06-12-2014 02:49:34 | More by Giesch
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vidisad

California

3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

06-11-2014 19:13:35 | More by vidisad
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jerefreakinmiah

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

06-11-2014 07:51:44 | More by jerefreakinmiah
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FFATS

Wisconsin

3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

06-11-2014 02:48:27 | More by FFATS
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coobstar

New York

3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

06-10-2014 18:45:37 | More by coobstar
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510a

Washington

3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

06-09-2014 00:27:56 | More by 510a
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Sludgeman

District of Columbia

3.75/5  rDev +6.2%

06-08-2014 13:31:23 | More by Sludgeman
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curmudgeon236

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +13.3%

06-08-2014 07:18:36 | More by curmudgeon236
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smartassboiler

Illinois

3/5  rDev -15%

06-07-2014 08:20:29 | More by smartassboiler
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andy1701

Florida

4/5  rDev +13.3%

06-06-2014 23:20:18 | More by andy1701
Big Wave Golden Ale from Kona Brewing Co.
80 out of 100 based on 808 ratings.