Purple Haze | Abita Brewing Co.

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Purple HazePurple Haze
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
Ratings:
3,285
Reviews:
807
Avg:
3.2
pDev:
20.63%
 
 
Wants:
115
Gots:
861
For Trade:
1
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look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours a cloudy dark golden color with a finger width head. Head retention and lacing are both decent. Has a definite raspberry aroma. There is a wheat element to it as well. Wheaty raspberry taste. Mildly tart and spicy at the end. I was actually expecting less from this beer, so decently surprised. Kind of a lager like taste at the end as well. Medium bodied with moderate to heavy carbonation.

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Purple Haze from Abita Brewing Co.
3.2 out of 5 based on 3,285 ratings.
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