Coconut Hiwa Porter | Maui Brewing Co.

BA SCORE
89
very good
2,299 Ratings
THE BROS
84
good
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Coconut Hiwa PorterCoconut Hiwa Porter
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Maui Brewing Co.
Hawaii, United States
mauibrewingco.com

Style: American Porter

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Formerly CoCoNut Porter

A robust dark ale with hand-toasted coconut & hints of mocha.

30 IBU

Added by TurdFurgison on 03-12-2007

BEER STATS
Ratings:
2,299
Reviews:
919
Avg:
3.98
pDev:
10.8%
 
 
Wants:
157
Gots:
337
For Trade:
3
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3.81/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Canned 082814 at 40 degrees into a nonic
Aroma of roasted malt
Head average (4 cm), light brown, frothy, diminishing to 4 mm ring and 2 mm layer
Lacing fair - broken rings and stalactites of small bubbles
Body dark brown/black, clear
Flavor of roasted malt, not really picking up any coconut, ends slightly bitter; no hops, no alcohol, no diacetyl
Palate medium, watery, soft carbonation

Appearance 3.75, Aroma 4, Flavor 3.75, Palate 3.75, Overall 3.75
Somewhat disappointed - this is an adequate porter but I was hoping for some coconut taste and didn't find any.

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4.06/5  rDev +2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Black color with red highlights and a thick caramel head with good retention.
Delicious aroma with lots of high grade cocoa chocolate and coffee. Hints of almonds and vanilla. Feels very natural, I could smell this forever.
Flavor with notes of spices, coffee, cocoa, earthy hops, dark fruits, vanilla and burnt coconut. Dry aftertaste with a medium bitterness. The coconut is mild, not predominating.
Light to medium creamy body with good carbonation.
Very drinkable, assertive and flavorful Porter. Nice burnt coconut and coffee marriage.

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look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

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Coconut Hiwa Porter from Maui Brewing Co.
3.98 out of 5 based on 2,299 ratings.
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