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Kua Bay IPA Now Available in Bottles

October 14, 2017, 10:00 AM HST
* Updated September 8, 11:05 AM
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Kona Brewing Company announced that its popular Kua Bay IPA will now be available in 22 oz. bottles across all islands.

Kua Bay IPA. Photo Courtesy

Kua Bay IPA was brewed at the Kailua-Kona brewery in 2014 and quickly became a popular top-selling brewpub favorite.

“Ever since we first debuted Kua Bay IPA, it has been one of the most requested beers at our brewpubs in Kailua-Kona and Hawaiʻi Kai,” said Ryan McVeigh, Kona Brewing Co Brewmaster. “Up until now, it has only been available on draught, so we’re stoked to share this special beer with more fans across the Islands.”

On Friday, Oct. 13, Kua Bay IPA joined the Kona Brewing Company lineup in retail stores across Hawaii. Kua Bay IPA complements the brewery’s flagship beers Big Wave Golden Ale, Longboard Island Lager, and Hanalei Island IPA.

Kua Bay IPA is full-bodied with pronounced grassy and spicy characteristics, backed by a subtle sweet caramel maltiness.

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Find Kua Bay IPA in 22 oz. bottles with Kona Brewing Co.’s Beer Finder.

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Kona Brewing Co. Kua Bay IPA

• OG: 15.5°P
• Apparent Extract: 2.5°P
• Alcohol by volume: 7.3%
• IBU: 65
• Color: 12˚L
• Malt: Pale 2 Row Premium, Munich 30, Caramel 80
• Hops: Millennium, Northern Brewer, Zeus, Cascade, Centennial

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