Hanalei Island IPA | Kona Brewing Co.

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Hanalei Island IPAHanalei Island IPA
BEER INFO

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

Style: American IPA

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.50%

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
This easy-drinking island-inspired IPA is Kona Brewing Co.’s homage to Kauai, “the most beautiful place on earth.” Passionfruit, orange and guava balance the subtle bitterness of aromatic Azacca and Galaxy hops to deliver a coppery laidback, session-style ale bright with tropical flavors.

Added by ConradKenney on 07-26-2016

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
136
Reviews:
46
Avg:
3.6
pDev:
11.11%
 
 
Wants:
4
Gots:
38
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 136 |  Reviews: 46
Photo of jaydoc
3.46/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of BigIslandfarmer
3.48/5  rDev -3.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of jzlyo
4.06/5  rDev +12.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Aroma is complex tropical fruit and spicy hops. The flavor is tropical fruit, citrus/fruit, malts, a hint of guava and a tart/slightly spicy hop finish.

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Photo of CoryR
4/5  rDev +11.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of BcCraft710
4.04/5  rDev +12.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Keepnitrl
3.14/5  rDev -12.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 1.75 | overall: 3.25

Smells great but the finish lacks

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Photo of cherche
2/5  rDev -44.4%
look: 2 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Unless the bartender accidentally poured be a Coors light this tasted less like an IPA than anything I have ever had before. You couldn't pay me to drink this again.

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Photo of KeyWestGator
3.5/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of BellsFan
2.89/5  rDev -19.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Photo of Texasfan549
3.75/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ConradKenney
3.75/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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Hanalei Island IPA from Kona Brewing Co.
3.6 out of 5 based on 136 ratings.
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