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Unlike the cold of Winter which tends to increase one's appreciation of strong, full-flavored beers, the heat of Summer is more conducive to a refreshing beer with a lower alcohol content. With this in mind, we have developed William's Watermelon Ale, a wheat beer accented with a touch of natural watermelon flavor. This is a light wheat beer (alcohol about 3.8%) with a touch of natural watermelon flavor added just before bottling. Ideal for Summer drinking, especially if served in a tall glass and garnished with a slice of watermelon. Alcohol: 3.8%, IBU's 25.

Includes 6 pounds of our blended wheat malt extract (60% wheat and 40% pale malt), flavoring hops, natural watermelon flavoring, liquid wheat yeast, and corn sugar for carbonation. Makes 5 gallons with a starting gravity of at least 1.040.  Ease of brewing: Beginner

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This shows our Watermelon Ale after about 3 weeks in the bottle.


Average Rating:
(based on 40 reviews)

Showing 1 - 5 of 40 Reviews:

by Nollan
on 6/21/2015
ist time to brew this
Turned out very well for the first time. Put over ice and it is like a watermelon wine. My wife just love it. Great summer time drink. Very light and easy to drink
by Bob
on 10/11/2014
add ice and it like a wine cooler
Not a bad tasting beer with a mild watermelon flavor, great in summer to be in a tube in the pool and have one of these in hand. More like a wine cooler we add ice and like it that way best.
by jeanine
on 12/8/2013
Watermelon Wheat
It was strong in the watermelon flavor, but not too sweet. It was good.
by Keith
on 7/25/2013
Great Beer!
Another flawless beer from William's. We did experience quite the active fermentation and feared a potentially contaminated batch due to the multiple air lock cleanups, etc but it calmed down after 3 days or so. The effort was worth it; one of my daughter's friends works at a national pub chain that specializes in local draft brews and she said they could sell this as-is. Just the right amount of watermelon character. Definitely give this one a try!
by Michael
on 7/25/2013
Watermelon Ale
I don't usually brew a beer recipe more than once but this one is the exception. Beer is crisp and refreshing with just a hint of the watermelon. All my friends can't wait to drink this one on a hot summer day.
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