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Purple Haze - Abita Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
74
okay

2,346 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

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Ratings: 2,346
Reviews: 706
rAvg: 3.24
pDev: 20.06%
Wants: 47
Gots: 151 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Abita Brewing Co. visit their website
Louisiana, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  4.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Purple Haze is a crisp, American style wheat beer with raspberry puree added after filtration. Therefore, you may see raspberry pulp in the beer. The raspberries provide the lager with a subtle purple coloration and haze, a fruity aroma, and a tartly sweet taste.

13 IBU

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 10-19-2001)
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bnes09

Illinois

3.88/5  rDev +19.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Hazy yellow, orange in color. Thick white head with awesome retention and mountains of lacing.

Fruity, berry like aromas. Smooth grain.

Grainy malt with a processed white bread character, extremely smooth. Distinct raspberry and blackberry are the most prominent flavors, yet not overwhelming. Mild honey sweetness. Tart on the finish. Mellow, herbal hops barely break the threshold of taste.

Smooth feel. Medium-bodied and good carbonation. Leaves a sharp crispness at the end. Highly drinkable also.

Not the most interesting beer out there but for what it is, it's not too bad. Smooth, drinkable and refreshing.

Serving type: bottle

10-06-2010 00:27:12 | More by bnes09
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Purple Haze from Abita Brewing Co.
74 out of 100 based on 2,346 ratings.