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Golden - Abita Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
73
okay

202 Ratings
THE BROS
83
good

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Ratings: 202
Reviews: 119
rAvg: 3.17
pDev: 17.98%
Wants: 7
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Abita Brewing Co. visit their website
Louisiana, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Lager |  4.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Golden is a crisp, clean continental lager. Just four ingredients are all it takes: American malt, Mt. Hood hops, German lager yeast and pure Abita Springs water. As the name implies, Abita Golden has a brilliant gold color. Its flavor makes this light lager the perfect match for Louisiana Creole food.

11 IBU

(Beer added by: Mitchster on 03-15-2002)
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WesWes

New York

2.78/5  rDev -12.3%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

The beer pours a very pale gold color with a white lace head. The aroma is weak and watery. There is a slight pale malt scent, but not much else. The taste is less than average. It is of pale malts and nothing more. It is watery and clean. This hardly tastes like beer. The mouthfeel is good. It is a very low bodied beer with good carbonation. It drinks well, but who would want it.

Serving type: bottle

01-10-2004 00:44:49 | More by WesWes
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Golden from Abita Brewing Co.
73 out of 100 based on 202 ratings.