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Purple Haze - Abita Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
74
okay

2,364 Ratings
THE BROS
88
very good

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Ratings: 2,364
Reviews: 706
rAvg: 3.24
pDev: 20.06%
Wants: 51
Gots: 159 | 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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vkv822

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2.95/5  rDev -9%
look: 2 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

12oz. bottle into pint glass.

Well no purple, although it is a very hazy golden color, with a lot of particles. Has a very thin white head that dosn't last long.
The smell has some nice hints of some sort of berry I can't quite place, and some wheat aroma as well. The flavor is a bit of the same, again the berry flavor backed by wheat, although I wish the berry made itself more present, if it did it would be a lot more enjoyable. The mouth feel is medium bodied and nicely carbonated. It is a decent beer that is fairly drinkable, but not quite what I was expecting.

Serving type: bottle

12-29-2009 04:28:03 | More by vkv822
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Purple Haze from Abita Brewing Co.
74 out of 100 based on 2,364 ratings.