Wailua Wheat | Kona Brewing Co.

Wailua WheatWailua Wheat
BA SCORE
3.35/5
1,014 Ratings
Wailua WheatWailua Wheat
BEER INFO

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

Style: American Pale Wheat Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.40%

Availability: Spring

Notes / Commercial Description:
Swimming in a fresh water pool at the base of a cascading waterfall is what we all imagine we would find in paradise. On Maui, follow the old Hana Highway and you will find such a place – Wailua Falls. This plunging cascade of clear water is the inspiration for our Limited Release Wailua Wheat Ale. This golden, sun colored ale has a bright, citrus flavor that comes from the tropical passion fruit we brew into each batch. Sit back, relax and enjoy paradise anytime.

15 IBU

Added by rowew on 05-01-2007

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#42,644
Reviews:
386
Ratings:
1,014
pDev:
17.01%
Bros Score:
3.08
 
 
Wants:
24
Gots:
112
Trade:
1
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The passion fruit is apparent in both the aroma and the taste. It pours a straw colored beer with a white head. As mentioned before, the aroma is dominated by the passion fruit. The taste also has good passion fruit flavor, but not as strongly as the aroma. There are also wheat flavors and a good tartness to balance the fruit. It drinks very smoothly and has a light to medium body.

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Wailua Wheat from Kona Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 3.35 out of 5 with 1,014 ratings
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