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RATINGS: 13   MEAN: 3.04/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.95   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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Our clean and crisp Golden with a very subtle hint of watermelon. Garnished with a wedge of fresh watermelon it makes for a very refreshing summer beer. It's also great mixed with the Wood Chuck Cider, ask for a watermelon Snake Bite.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
johnnnniee (2278) - Bedford, New Hampshire, USA - AUG 14, 2014
On tap at the source, Watermelon ale served with a slice of watermelon on the glass, I can’t say I’ve seen that before. Aromas and flavors of watermelon rind and a light sweet maltiness. Kind of interesting, and different.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Strykzone (4897) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - AUG 7, 2014
Sampled at the brewpub. I had this one first from the sample selection. Served with a slim slice of watermelon. Clear goldenwith a little carbonation floating uo to form a white ring. A watermelon aroma. That is tasted along with grass and some hay. Smooth malts. A hint of black pepper. Refreshing and pleasant.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JaBier (4842) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - JUL 16, 2013
Sample at the brewpub on 7/3/13. Pours clear yellow with a big tan head. Aroma of malt and watermelon. Malt and watermelon flavor with a creamy finish.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Drake (8186) - Free Union, Virginia, USA - SEP 9, 2012
Served on draft at the brewpub. Pours a clear golden color with a creamy white head. Decent head retention. Aroma of watermelon and nothing else. The taste is watermelon, pale malts and faint bitterness. Thin-medium bodied.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Travlr (10009) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 26, 2012
Draft. Clear light yellow color, small white head, delicate lacing. Aroma of guess what. Taste is refreshing, light, fruity. It works!

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rocbyter (1896) - Waterbury, Connecticut, USA - AUG 21, 2012
Light watery aroma. Clear golden color with a small white head. Sweet light bread beginning with a watermelon watery finish. good palate.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
beerbill (3367) - Laurel, New York, USA - JUL 23, 2012
On draught at the brewpub. Arrived to the table a lightly hazed gold with a film for a head that left spotty lace. Mild aroma of watermelon and malt. The watermelon is more prevalent in the flavor along with some bready malt. Light bitterness at the finish. Nice summer refresher.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
kidmartinek (3615) - austin, Texas, USA - SEP 18, 2011
A first for me. Golden ale with lots of bubbles. Small white ring head. Smells like straight watermelon and tastes like watermelon candy and cream. The palate and finish are confusingly creamy and harsh at the same time.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
halfonit (1161) - Fall River, Massachusetts, USA - AUG 17, 2011
Served with a tiny watermelon slice (it was actually pretty pathetic). Pours a clear golden color. Aroma is of sweeter malts and watermelon. Flavor is of watermelon and wheat. Kind of carbonated. Not too bad.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
TaktikMTL (5700) - Montréal-Nord, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 23, 2010
En fût. Verre de dégustation directement à la brasserie. Arôme: Légère odeur de maïs. Apparence: La couleur est blonde avec une moyenne densité de bulle. Présence d’une mince col mousseux et d’une fine dentelle sur le verre. Saveur: Légèr goût de céréales et de melon d’eau. Courte durée de l’arrière goût. Palette: Le corps est mince avec une texture légèrement huileuse. Faible effervescence en bouche. Légère présence de melon d’eau en arrière goût. (Rating #3168)


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