Thomas Hooker Watermelon Ale - Thomas Hooker Brewing Company
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Ratings: 179 | Reviews: 77 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by Drew966:
3/5 rDev -2.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3
Thomas Hooker More Than a Mouthfull Watermelon Ale pours an orange color with a white head from a brown twelve ounce bottle. There is a definite watermelon aroma, almost jolly rancher like and absolutely no normal beer like smells. The watermelon flavor is a little more subdued than the aroma, but is still fairly strong. Ale was used as the base (most fruit beers seem to have a wheat base) Not too bad, but I probably wouldn't drink more than one.
Serving type: bottle
05-18-2010 22:49:27 | More by Drew966
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3.39/5 rDev +10.4%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25
A big shout out to the legendary woodychandler for this beer. Poured from a 12 oz. can. Has a pale yellow color with a 1/2 inch head. Smell is bursting with watermelon, jolly ranchers come to mind. Taste is mild compared to the smell. Some watermelon, a bit of wheat, light and subdued. Feels light in the mouth and overall a refreshing beer, but not something I would want a steady diet of.
Serving type: can
07-15-2014 22:19:03 | More by tone77
3.68/5 rDev +19.9%
look: 3 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75
Draft into a standard pint at Watkins Drinkery a month or so ago.
Looks like an adjunct lager with a bigger head. 3/5
Scent is of a watermelon Jolly Rancher. Oddly, I like it. 4/5
This is really refreshing. Watermelon is not overpowering, but it tastes especially "light" for an ale. 3.5/5
Thin but not too thin! Pretty refreshing overall, and I imagine it as either a perfect lawnmower beer or change of pace. 4/5
Personally, I found this better than my previous experiences with 21st Amendment's Hell or High Watermelon. 3.75/5
(Grammatically enhanced quick notes from Watkins Drinkery a while back)
Serving type: on-tap
05-03-2014 21:38:42 | More by ColdWaffles
Thomas Hooker Watermelon Ale from Thomas Hooker Brewing Company
72 out of 100 based on 179 ratings.