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Mardi Gras Bock - Abita Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
78
okay

526 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

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Ratings: 526
Reviews: 213
rAvg: 3.43
pDev: 14.58%
Wants: 11
Gots: 17 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Abita Brewing Co. visit their website
Louisiana, United States

Style | ABV
Maibock / Helles Bock |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Winter

Notes/Commercial Description:
Bock (January – March) is the first of our seasonal brews. It is brewed with Perle hops and pale and caramel malts. Our Bock is similar to a German Maibock in its high malt content, full body and slightly higher alcohol content. Abita Bock is a very popular brew, especially during our Mardi Gras season.

25 IBU

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fsimcox

California

3.95/5  rDev +15.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Pours a transparent light amber color. White foamy head dissipates quickly to a very thin white layer. Some lacing.

Smells of sweet malt, and some candied fruit. Some hints of grass and perhaps some faint smoke hints.

Taste is malt sweetness, with some sweet candied fruit in the finish. Just a hint of smoke in the background, and a little bit of spice and fruit in the finish.

Mouthfeel is medium bodied, with a little carbonation in the finish.

This is a good example of a Maibock. A fun beer for the fest season!

Serving type: bottle

12-31-2012 23:44:34 | More by fsimcox
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Mardi Gras Bock from Abita Brewing Co.
78 out of 100 based on 526 ratings.