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Fire Rock Pale Ale - Kona Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
82
good

1,677 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 1,677
Reviews: 608
rAvg: 3.61
pDev: 13.02%
Wants: 26
Gots: 96 | 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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JTomczak

Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev -3%

06-22-2013 04:57:16 | More by JTomczak
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TheMarkE

California

3.98/5  rDev +10.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Appearance: Beautiful shade of amber. Decent foam that dissipates quickly.

Smell: Toasted malts, floral hops, hints of citrus.

Taste: Toasted malts, citrus, caramel, floral. Hints of spice.

Mouthfeel: Medium bodied, creamy, slight bitter hop aftertaste.

The Verdict: Good beer. Very well balanced and moderately complex. My first exposure to Kona left me underwhelmed, but I'm beginning to become a fan. Considering that they are partially owned by Anheuser-Busch, (along with their sister brewery Widmer Brothers) they continue to crank out some pretty good stuff.

Serving type: bottle

06-21-2013 00:10:07 | More by TheMarkE
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CreightonSM

New York

3.25/5  rDev -10%

06-20-2013 13:47:03 | More by CreightonSM
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REESE367

Florida

4/5  rDev +10.8%

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JISurfer

South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

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Spaz7

California

4.25/5  rDev +17.7%

06-18-2013 17:44:43 | More by Spaz7
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Hoppsbabo

United Kingdom (England)

4.09/5  rDev +13.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

A: Slightly dulled amber with a light beige head and small strings of fine bubbles.

S: Tropical fruit and sherbet. Has a very slight pong. Very subtle almonds.

T: Slightly earthy, fruity – papaya and pineapple perhaps, not over the top though. Nice and balanced. When taking a swig I get a subtle nose of almonds.

M: Not particularly sharp, which I like, but it looses its fizz incredibly quickly.

O: Good. I much prefer American ale when the fruity flavours are played down a bit.

Serving type: bottle

06-18-2013 11:40:35 | More by Hoppsbabo
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CelticAleMan

California

3.25/5  rDev -10%

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rallyr32

New York

3.25/5  rDev -10%

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Kentucky

3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

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Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -3%

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Connecticut

3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

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Damian74Shensky

South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev -3%

06-15-2013 02:22:33 | More by Damian74Shensky
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Sarah257

Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev -3%

06-14-2013 01:56:15 | More by Sarah257
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New York

4.5/5  rDev +24.7%

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California

3.25/5  rDev -10%

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Minnesota

4/5  rDev +10.8%

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Missouri

4/5  rDev +10.8%

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Maryland

3.5/5  rDev -3%

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California

3.5/5  rDev -3%

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Florida

3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

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pkalix

California

4/5  rDev +10.8%

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Massachusetts

3.25/5  rDev -10%

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Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -3%

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3.5/5  rDev -3%

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Fire Rock Pale Ale from Kona Brewing Co.
82 out of 100 based on 1,677 ratings.