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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

1,687 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,687
Reviews: 608
rAvg: 3.62
pDev: 12.98%
Wants: 26
Gots: 100 | 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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Gabriel_Vaughn

California

3.71/5  rDev +2.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

This is by far my favorite of the Kona beers. I was surprised that this beer was so flavorful seeing as it is a pale ale. I am not the biggest fan of pale ales but this guy is great. Pours into a glass looking just swell, smells fine tastes fantastic. Good beer I would recommend to a friend.

Serving type: bottle

06-28-2014 22:32:58 | More by Gabriel_Vaughn
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moefugger1988


5/5  rDev +38.1%

06-28-2014 12:23:51 | More by moefugger1988
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JDeming

Maryland

3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

06-27-2014 22:53:31 | More by JDeming
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hoppecatania

Italy

3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

06-27-2014 19:26:17 | More by hoppecatania
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Ryne0h

District of Columbia

4.16/5  rDev +14.9%
look: 3 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 4.25

I purchased this beer thinking that it would pair well with pizza. While I did thoroughly enjoy the beer overall, it did not pair well. The initial smell and taste were fantastic, but the beer was heavier than I anticipated. I will more than likely purchase this beer again.

Serving type: bottle

06-27-2014 16:13:15 | More by Ryne0h
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maiiik

Mexico

4.25/5  rDev +17.4%

06-26-2014 23:22:02 | More by maiiik
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ChrisFurlowLSU


3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

06-26-2014 21:33:26 | More by ChrisFurlowLSU
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k-grey

Texas

4.5/5  rDev +24.3%

06-26-2014 16:47:39 | More by k-grey
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civicm87

New York

3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

06-24-2014 15:00:50 | More by civicm87
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MM47


4/5  rDev +10.5%

06-23-2014 16:49:49 | More by MM47
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Hazy

Indiana

3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

06-23-2014 12:22:06 | More by Hazy
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Seanamonica

California

4/5  rDev +10.5%

06-23-2014 05:32:09 | More by Seanamonica
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deansellers

Maryland

4/5  rDev +10.5%

06-23-2014 02:40:23 | More by deansellers
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Bwagner1122

California

3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

06-23-2014 02:19:40 | More by Bwagner1122
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jhartley

Pennsylvania

2.05/5  rDev -43.4%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Got on tap from a near by tavern. Served in a shaker pint glass.
Body was a clear golden amber color with a thin barely 1/2 finger head of small bubbles.
Got very little smell off of this one, what I did get reminded me an adjunct lager more than a pale ale.
Taste was very disappointing. Not even the littlest hint of any hops at all up front; small amount at the end. Was hoping for more from this, especially based on the ratings.
Very watery thin mouthfeel, not much at all in the way of a mouth filling flavor.
Overall a very disappointing beer, wouldn't look for this one again, unless of course it would be a freebie.

Serving type: on-tap

06-22-2014 23:22:58 | More by jhartley
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Skud

New York

3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

06-22-2014 23:01:36 | More by Skud
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wiscokid920

Maryland

3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

06-22-2014 18:00:56 | More by wiscokid920
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Jasoncolliver

Kentucky

5/5  rDev +38.1%

06-21-2014 05:23:59 | More by Jasoncolliver
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eaphikap

Florida

3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

06-21-2014 01:55:30 | More by eaphikap
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Klebe

Maryland

3.25/5  rDev -10.2%

06-20-2014 14:52:29 | More by Klebe
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Tikidustin

Florida

4.5/5  rDev +24.3%

06-19-2014 23:21:44 | More by Tikidustin
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Necronomad

Switzerland

3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

06-19-2014 20:51:34 | More by Necronomad
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djrn2

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

06-19-2014 19:46:01 | More by djrn2
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timlyon

Arizona

4.5/5  rDev +24.3%

06-18-2014 03:00:59 | More by timlyon
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hypnotoad1

Virginia

3.25/5  rDev -10.2%

06-18-2014 00:30:29 | More by hypnotoad1
Fire Rock Pale Ale from Kona Brewing Co.
82 out of 100 based on 1,687 ratings.