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Hamm's - Hamm's Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
63
poor

514 Ratings
THE BROS
74
okay

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Ratings: 514
Reviews: 215
rAvg: 2.67
pDev: 28.09%
Wants: 22
Gots: 24 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Hamm's Brewing Co. visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
American Adjunct Lager |  4.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 06-20-2001)
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302BeerGuy

Delaware

3.25/5  rDev +21.7%

06-21-2014 15:41:11 | More by 302BeerGuy
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ONovoMexicano

New Mexico

2/5  rDev -25.1%

06-21-2014 15:40:15 | More by ONovoMexicano
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Lukass

Ohio

3/5  rDev +12.4%

06-21-2014 02:36:28 | More by Lukass
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warpig372

Indiana

1/5  rDev -62.5%

06-18-2014 22:43:07 | More by warpig372
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Gabriel_Vaughn

California

1.99/5  rDev -25.5%
look: 2.25 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.25

twelve cans for $5.99 is bang for your buck. At that price, what can you expect..
Nonetheless this brew was not as bad as the price tag made it look. Though it did have the same pathetic pale yellow hue as other low end beers and a scent almost identical, the taste and mouthfeel earned it an extra star. The taste jumps at you when you're not expecting- something stronger than the average bottom shelf.
I'd recommend this to a buddy tight on cash.

Serving type: can

06-18-2014 22:34:28 | More by Gabriel_Vaughn
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TheKwameYeboah


1/5  rDev -62.5%

06-18-2014 20:55:41 | More by TheKwameYeboah
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Boca-X

Missouri

2.75/5  rDev +3%

06-18-2014 19:18:13 | More by Boca-X
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HedleyLamarr92

Illinois

2.75/5  rDev +3%

06-18-2014 18:53:30 | More by HedleyLamarr92
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steiny74

Illinois

3/5  rDev +12.4%

06-18-2014 01:02:23 | More by steiny74
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alelover

Michigan

2.75/5  rDev +3%

06-15-2014 05:15:58 | More by alelover
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Anyportinastorm

Washington

3/5  rDev +12.4%

06-14-2014 02:19:03 | More by Anyportinastorm
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SteveJeremy

Connecticut

3.15/5  rDev +18%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Love the box/can art/slogan this beer bears, so had to give it a try. I mean, come on, hate the beer all you want but "born in the land of sky blue waters" is one of the dreamiest, coolest slogans ever.

At any rate, this is a solid offering. It's much less harsh and bitter than Miller Lite or Bud Light, and also doesn't bear that pungent, chemical taste of the major beers. The taste is pretty simple, but works in the regard that it isn't overpowering nor sour or unflattering. The appearance and smell is pretty interchangeable, but again, it works and is satisfying enough.

This is the new session beer in my household; judge all you want.

Serving type: can

06-14-2014 00:26:18 | More by SteveJeremy
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Jordanmtate

Illinois

1.25/5  rDev -53.2%

06-12-2014 21:07:24 | More by Jordanmtate
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Vogt52

Maryland

2/5  rDev -25.1%

06-12-2014 20:47:28 | More by Vogt52
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Bis4beer70

Indiana

2.71/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.75

This is the beer I get more often than I'd care to admit to myself or others, but I still buy it,drink it & "like" it...and on just the right sorta day,i even almost need it....kinda like watchin' the news on t.v. if you are a news junky who really just wants to set by the river and fish or do some camping instead of being stuck inside with a talking head on a screen in front of you...
but anyway,w/that all said...

This is the beer I drink when I feel guilty about how much $ I've been spending on other beer.
This is the beer I drink when I'm broke (or feel that I'm about to be broke).
This is the beer I drink when I want a cheap lager.
This is the beer I could imagine charles Bukowski, jim morrison,the bum in my alley & me and my dog all setting around drinking....& not caring what it's like to be a drunk or a beer snob or an intellectual or a geek or god or devil in any shape or form.
This is the beer that really says,"America...party-time"...especially in certain states...
This is the beer i'd like to not drink with white castle sliders & for obvious reasons.
This is the beer you drink if u have a "can-do attitude" when it's raining,the yard needs mowed,your teeth hurt,you don't remember the last time you had a "good" dream and when the chicago cubs have won the world series in an alternate (but still transparent to us) universe.
This is the beer that sets at the back of your fridge for all the time that you DO have money...or just because your wife & every house guest says,"I'll just have tea" when you try & talk them into having one.
This is the beer that is both good AND bad...so MODERATE consumption is required...

Serving type: can

06-12-2014 02:10:44 | More by Bis4beer70
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jscheuf

Illinois

2.25/5  rDev -15.7%

06-08-2014 21:42:51 | More by jscheuf
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dhannes

Wisconsin

3.25/5  rDev +21.7%

06-06-2014 22:20:20 | More by dhannes
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Zorro

California

2.96/5  rDev +10.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

A Surprise found in Nevada.

Crystal clear yellow colored beer with a surprisingly tall and long last puffy white head. It has decent enough looks.

Smell is yeast and herbal and lemony hop. Certainly has a corn scent to it but not that big of one. Malt is mostly baked biscuit.

Starts out mildly sweet and yeasty with a soda cracker malt finish. Herbal with a slight lemon flavor. Bitterness is at about the door to medium from light. You can taste corn if you are looking for it but it hardly intrudes. Clean finish with no lingering bitterness or sweetness.

Mouthfeel is present.

Overall Solid especially for the whole $1 I paid for the 24 OZ Can. Not a thing wrong with it just not really craft beer but a solid Adjunct Lager from a can.

Serving type: can

06-01-2014 01:42:38 | More by Zorro
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Kyle_Hanson

North Dakota

2.75/5  rDev +3%

05-31-2014 03:12:38 | More by Kyle_Hanson
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mfnmbvp

Illinois

1.93/5  rDev -27.7%
look: 2.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

12 fl oz. can, with date on the bottom of the can readin May 12, 2014 - not sure if that's a best by date or a canned on date. Either way, I'm not expecting much. Another American adjunct lager, gifted to me from a friend mfndsvp. Acquired at the local beer store for $1.99 for the six pack.

Poured into a Winnie The Pooh pint glass.

A - Pours the typical clear golden straw color. Looks like yellow water. Just over a finger of fizzy white head that disappears entirely within a minute. I'm usually generous on the appearance of a beer, but this stuff doesn't look so great.

S - The smell is comprised of the usual suspects - cheap GMO corn / grain, dust, and wet cardboard. Slightly skunky, I guess I would say. It's pretty foul smelling.

T - The taste follows the nose - cheap GMO grain / corn / husk, and sparkling water.

M - Feel is crisp, grainy, and papery. Lingering wet cardboard aftertaste.

Overall, another tick from the bottom of the barrel with plenty more to go. The only selling point for this beer is the cheap price tag.

Hamm's ---2/5.

Serving type: can

05-28-2014 20:22:41 | More by mfnmbvp
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BillCrawford

Missouri

3.88/5  rDev +45.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I like this beer a lot, It's real, It's not expensive, It taste like a beer should taste. I've tried a great deal of different types of "beer" Some go way overboard and add funky flavors or way too much hops, But getting back to basics this to me is an almost perfect beer! Now some of you like the girly flavored beers, and that's ok , but that's not real beer, this is. Also just so you know I do like other beers such as Stella, Guinness Stout, Boulevard , (but not the IPA), dos equis, and many others, I'm not a beer snob, but when I like a beer that is good regardless of price I'll be as honest as I can going with my taste preferences.

Serving type: can

05-25-2014 19:52:46 | More by BillCrawford
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tuowl74a

Pennsylvania

2.5/5  rDev -6.4%

05-22-2014 16:39:32 | More by tuowl74a
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notchucknorris

California

3.25/5  rDev +21.7%

05-20-2014 00:59:41 | More by notchucknorris
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beersdmf17

Illinois

1.25/5  rDev -53.2%

05-18-2014 17:47:21 | More by beersdmf17
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mountaincoffee

Kansas

2.75/5  rDev +3%

05-18-2014 07:31:06 | More by mountaincoffee
Hamm's from Hamm's Brewing Co.
63 out of 100 based on 514 ratings.