Hell Or High Watermelon Wheat Beer | 21st Amendment Brewery

BA SCORE
76
okay
2,738 Ratings
THE BROS
80
good
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Hell Or High Watermelon Wheat BeerHell Or High Watermelon Wheat Beer
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
21st Amendment Brewery
California, United States
21st-amendment.com

Style: Fruit / Vegetable Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.90%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 07-10-2002

BEER STATS
Ratings:
2,738
Reviews:
737
Avg:
3.3
pDev:
20.3%
 
 
Wants:
126
Gots:
682
For Trade:
1
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Ratings: 2,738 |  Reviews: 737
Photo of CraigP83
3.54/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Looks like a watered down hefeweizen. Smells like watermelon rind and barnyard funk. Taste is watermelon flavored airhead candy infused beer. Clean mouthfeel.

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Photo of lucasj82
4.05/5  rDev +22.7%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

A - Fairly clear beer with a one and a half finger head. Disappears quickly.

S- Watermelon and a hint of wheat.

T- WATERMELON! followed up by a lite wheat taste with touch of lemon.

M- Very light and medium-high carbonation

O- Love it. I really like watermelon so this is a a real treat for me.

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Photo of Fettpopps
3/5  rDev -9.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of JimGlonke
3.54/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Timmmmaaayyy
4.19/5  rDev +27%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Very refreshing - but not wheaty enough for me. Not a huge watermelon guy, but the flavoring really works. Excellent summertime offering

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Photo of trdtercel92
3.5/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of paco1029384756
2.41/5  rDev -27%
look: 2.75 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 2

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Photo of beerrat
4.68/5  rDev +41.8%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Slight taste of watermelon make this taste pretty good.

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Photo of Kraty1
1.81/5  rDev -45.2%
look: 2.5 | smell: 1.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.75

Not ever buying this again

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Photo of barnzy78
3.44/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.25

12oz can, Enjoy By 06/30/15. I probably wouldn't have bought this, but it was included in a beer-store-made mixed 4 pack of 21st Amendment beers new to the Chicago area, so I figured, why not?
A - looks pale in color - but pretty much unknown - drank from the can
S - mild aroma - mostly some wheat, grass, and watermelon
T - nice refreshing mild flavors of cracked wheat, watermelon, lemongrass
M - lighter bodied, ample carbonation, very modest bitterness - ideal for the style
O - interesting variation on a wheat beer with the watermelon in there. I actually could see myself buying some more of this for my wife and I to drink on a super hot summer day.

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Photo of pstam87
3.5/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of chrismattlin
3.92/5  rDev +18.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Photo of BryanFlaherty
4.18/5  rDev +26.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Great aroma and flavor. The watermelon comes out wonderfully.

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Photo of DanCho
3.1/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Good refreshing summer beer. Not too much flavor, but nothing to hate.

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Photo of everythingiszen
4.06/5  rDev +23%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Just a really refreshing canned beer. Perfect for a hot day if you want something on the sweeter end. Not normally one for fruit beers, or wheat beers for that matter, but this remains an exception.

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Photo of Gabriel_Vaughn
2.5/5  rDev -24.2%
look: 2.25 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 2.5

A: straw, cloudy. no head

S: grainy but mellow. very very faint of melon

T: grainy, again and faint melon. not the biggest fan

M: best attribute, tingly, welcoming

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Photo of oldvines
3.5/5  rDev +6.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Jlefa
3.83/5  rDev +16.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Photo of xdtfx
3.66/5  rDev +10.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of TheFizzinator
3.67/5  rDev +11.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Ian_B
3.48/5  rDev +5.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Very soft/light but very pleasing, natural watermelon character. Not so much in aroma but taste. Not too sweet; could even use a little more sweetness on the back end as it is pretty crisp and a bit bland with basically very light wheat flavour. Wishing for a little more complexity/balance between the malts, watermelon, or bit of something like tropical hops to really set this apart from the crowd.

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Photo of enelson
3.44/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Drank
3.36/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Fairly solid summer beer. Right amount of watermelon flavor. Not sure if I would buy this again.

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Photo of thumperskibum
3.11/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Photo of nulvert
3.89/5  rDev +17.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 4

Incredible summer beer, tartness from watermelon is palatable and not off putting, at 4.9% ABV it's definitely got the kick for funtime summer drinking

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Hell Or High Watermelon Wheat Beer from 21st Amendment Brewery
3.3 out of 5 based on 2,738 ratings.
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