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Fire Rock Pale Ale - Kona Brewing Co.

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Fire Rock Pale AleFire Rock Pale Ale

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BA SCORE
82
good

1,690 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,690
Reviews: 608
rAvg: 3.62
pDev: 12.98%
Wants: 27
Gots: 104 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Kona Brewing Co. visit their website
Hawaii, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Ale (APA) |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Fire Rock Pale Ale is crisp, refreshing “Hawaiian-style” pale ale. Its signature copper color results from the unique blend of specialty roasted malts. The pronounced citrus-floral hop aroma comes from the liberal amounts of Galena, Cascade & Mt.Hood hops added to each brew.

35 IBU

(Beer added by: xlperro on 08-30-2002)
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grs8313

Maryland

3.43/5  rDev -5.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Appearance: 12oz bottle packaged on June 23 2008. Pours a hazy copper color with a thick white head that has good retention. Some nice lacing, but it is not extensive.

Smell: Sweet malts, hops, and dried fruit. An average aroma, not extremely aromatic.

Taste: Malty, with hints of hops and citrus. Hints of caramel as well. Malts are the first flavor, and they are then balanced out nicely by the hops, with the citrus notes at the finish. A slightly malty and bitter aftertaste, but it is not over powering.

Mouthfeel: Creamy and slightly syrupy. The beer does not feel overly carbonated, and it leaves the mouth feeling slightly dry.

Drinkability: Very drinkable and a great pale ale. I would enjoy a few of these in a night, but at 6% ABV this would not be my first choice for a session beer.

Serving type: bottle

09-12-2008 19:26:03 | More by grs8313
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Fire Rock Pale Ale from Kona Brewing Co.
82 out of 100 based on 1,690 ratings.