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Big Wave Golden Ale | Kona Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
3.58/5
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1,921 Ratings
Big Wave Golden AleBig Wave Golden Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Kona Brewing Co.
Hawaii, United States
konabrewingco.com

Style: American Blonde Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.40%

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

Added by Sixpoint on 03-19-2005

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#39,066
Reviews:
334
Ratings:
1,921
pDev:
14.25%
Bros Score:
3.67
 
 
Wants:
61
Gots:
760
Trade:
2
HISTOGRAM
 
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 1,921 |  Reviews: 334
Photo of Kyle2015
4.95/5  rDev +38.3%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

This beer is my favorite beer

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Photo of Chris48083
4.88/5  rDev +36.3%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Deeeeelicious. Very light and crisp. Good summer sippin'.

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Photo of JoeIPA
4.85/5  rDev +35.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Great light session beer

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Photo of emmcmillen
4.84/5  rDev +35.2%
look: 5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Photo of MynamesRickJames
4.81/5  rDev +34.4%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 5

Extremely light feel, incredibly floral smell, most notable feature of this beer is the finish.. Almost tastes of hibiscus. A truely incredible beer for a golden! A beer you can defiantly sit and cruise through allll dayyy lonnng! Perfect for a day on the boat with good friends!

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Photo of DrCDPriest
4.81/5  rDev +34.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Big Wave, excellent color, mouth feel, and most importantly, taste. It seems a small step away from a low IBU IPA, with a citrus finish.

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Photo of Jsponger
4.8/5  rDev +34.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Everything I ever wanted in a Golden Ale.

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Photo of SpAiReArGsEonNE
4.79/5  rDev +33.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of ferracal
4.78/5  rDev +33.5%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Great tasting beer
A good session beer

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Photo of austen_d
4.77/5  rDev +33.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

My "go to" beer, one of my favorites. Clean, crisp, and smooth yet has enough character to keep it interesting. To me, it is what I base all other golden ales on.

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Photo of Andnkuhn
4.75/5  rDev +32.7%

Photo of tyleeis
4.75/5  rDev +32.7%

Photo of Giesch
4.75/5  rDev +32.7%

Photo of EdReck
4.75/5  rDev +32.7%

Photo of Major_Payne
4.75/5  rDev +32.7%

Delicious, easy drinking golden ale with a slightly fruity aroma. Very easy drinking on a warm day.

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Photo of pinkysup
4.75/5  rDev +32.7%

Photo of blazinworm
4.75/5  rDev +32.7%

Photo of tmg
4.75/5  rDev +32.7%

Photo of aldabears1
4.75/5  rDev +32.7%

Photo of Kanewai
4.75/5  rDev +32.7%

Photo of RayLambright
4.74/5  rDev +32.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of Texas
4.68/5  rDev +30.7%

Photo of jillzee
4.63/5  rDev +29.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.5

Photo of deerbelac
4.61/5  rDev +28.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

This is a very good beer

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Photo of MattwyLee
4.61/5  rDev +28.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Big Wave Golden Ale from Kona Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 3.58 out of 5 with 1,921 ratings
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