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Purple Haze | Abita Brewing Co.

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Abita Brewing Co.
Louisiana, United States
abita.com

Style: Fruit / Vegetable Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.20%

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

Added by kbub6f on 10-19-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#43,498
Reviews:
815
Ratings:
3,326
pDev:
19.82%
Bros Score:
3.92
 
 
Wants:
119
Gots:
889
Trade:
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3.54/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Efoley46
4.32/5  rDev +31.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of redsoxjim
3.35/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Bsmith259
4.27/5  rDev +30.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of rypkr
4.04/5  rDev +23.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Apart from this being thin and a little watery it's still better than most macros and others rated "3.28/5". I guess the neipa fan boys saw the word haze and expected tropicana-ipa bullshit and rated this lower than it should have been.

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Photo of Satorn
4/5  rDev +22%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Nicolaiw
3.25/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Skillet
3.78/5  rDev +15.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ALLMUCH
4.35/5  rDev +32.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of DrewTheBrew
3.66/5  rDev +11.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of mcfeem00
3.65/5  rDev +11.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.75

Abita's Purple Haze is pretty good. I didn't throw any out.

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Photo of polloenfuego
3.39/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of RyanKininger
3.21/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Photo of idrinkwitbier
4.22/5  rDev +28.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

By far my FAVORITE Abita beer! Not fruity at all in taste, with just a subtle aroma of raspberry. It does not over power, and is very drinkable.

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Photo of briantullis1
3.98/5  rDev +21.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Jack_H_91
3.38/5  rDev +3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Hemogoblin
3.69/5  rDev +12.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Zaktcc
3.29/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Pacodog26
3.45/5  rDev +5.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Balatro47
4.26/5  rDev +29.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Slowjamcdub
3.9/5  rDev +18.9%
look: 5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

The labeling with the purple haze guy with the face paint looks awesome unfortunately this beer does it taste as cool as the label look.

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3.25/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Katseyz
4/5  rDev +22%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

How i survive hot Louisiana summers. Good with seafood and barbecue or sitting by the river people watching. I was doing this once in as small town off Lake Pontchartrain when a guy from the brewery bought me a round because I was drinking his beer.

Is that why I like it? Didn't hurt but it's probably more because its light and goes down easy on a hot afternoon.

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4.62/5  rDev +40.9%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of mattjp03
2.66/5  rDev -18.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

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Purple Haze from Abita Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 3.28 out of 5 with 3,326 ratings
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