Feral Watermelon Warhead
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Brewed by Feral Brewing Co.
Style: Berliner Weisse
Baskerville, Australia
Serve in Bowl


on tap


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RATINGS: 24   MEAN: 3.32/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.27/5   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 6   EST. CALORIES: 87   ABV: 2.9%
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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
ALLOVATE (2771) - Perth, - OCT 12, 2012
On draught @ Sail & Anchor, Fremantle.
Produced up a pastel, opaque yellow with a whispy head of white. Aroma is sour, hairy, Brettanomyces fuelled (?), fruitful but ill defined, acidic and quite lactic. A strange ride between Greek yoghurt and the white of the watermelon. Sour, tart, mildly hairy with supple citrus, and lactic, yoghurt notes. Spritzy and light but yet full in finish. A flavour of cucumber dominates – question mark. Lemon zest lingers amongst the yeasty yoghurt notes. This is strangely addictive stuff though my notes have very little positives. I liked it. It excites the taste buds. I give it two thumbs up and don’t know why!!

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TedE (727) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - AUG 15, 2015
On tap at Local Taphouse. Distant citric nose. Hazy amber beer with no head. Classic Berliner Weisse with sour watermelon, almost creamy in the mouth. Nice but not outstanding.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
fletchfighters (1324) - AUSTRALIA - AUG 9, 2015
On Tap at Welcome Hotel Cloudy straw yellow. Minimal head. Good strips of lacing through drinking. Nose is tart, kind of funky lemons and slight hints of watermelon. Very acidic nose. Taste is tart, lots of citrus, not a lot of watermelon but there is some. Crisp, clean and perky acid. Slightly sour but a fun beer and easy to drink and have multiples of. Easily best BW in OZ

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
ANZUShophunter (206) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JUL 15, 2015
On tap at Archive. Pours cloudy and golden with fluffy white head. More tart than I was expecting and didn’t detect much remnant of watermelon. Once I got into it, I found it really quite refreshing.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Muggus69 (1767) - Yarram, Vic, AUSTRALIA - JUN 14, 2015
Draught @ GABS Melbourne 2015 Pale looking cloudy thing Smelss sour, lactic, citrus, watermelon gone bad. Light, very tart/sour, lingering on the palate. Comparisons to sour Warhead candies are apt here - lightly acidic, odd candy (water)melon flavour in there. Bit hard to drink, intense!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Niksko (542) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - JUN 7, 2015
Cloudy light golden, a little fizzy white head. Nose lots of lactic tartness, slight grain, maybe a hint of aromatic melon. Flavor is really sharply tart, mouth puckering, a little watermelon. Light, medium carb. Really great and refreshing.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
stoutnick (818) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - DEC 5, 2014
Looks like alkaline solution. Aroma is off cheese plus watermelon. Love the taste - watermelon subtlety and strong short sour hit. Good medium carbonation. Nice Berliner!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
beer-yum (1042) - Wellington, NEW ZEALAND - NOV 11, 2014
A smack-in-the-face-sour with a subtle hint of something special (watermelon). Given the low alcohol content this is one to have another of for sure (in my book).

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
StevieT (1246) - AUSTRALIA - SEP 14, 2014
On tap at The Archive for Armakeggon. Pours clear and champagne, it tastes just like a watermelon warhead! A bit too sour to drink a lot of but very interesting indeed.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
varanid99 (832) - AUSTRALIA - MAY 23, 2014
PAle gold with no head. Aroma was watermelon, slightly citrusy. Taste was sour, wheaty. Really not my cup of tea so a hard one to rate

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
mkel07 (4669) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - MAY 23, 2014
On tap at Brewski. Rating from early May 2014. Waited a long time to try this and wasn’t disappointed. Big flavour for such a low alcohol beer.

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