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RATINGS: 655   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.94/5   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 240   ABV: 8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Abita Andygator®, a creature of the swamp, is a unique, high-gravity brew made with pale malt, German lager yeast, and German Perle hops. Unlike other high-gravity brews, Andygator® is fermented to a dry finish with a slightly sweet flavor and subtle fruit aroma. Reaching an alcohol strength of 8% by volume, it is a Helles Doppelbock.


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3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Fritz123 (1535) - Boca Raton, Florida, USA - FEB 8, 2014
Bottle from Total Wine in Boca. Poured into snifter at home with a thick white head. Golden wheat color with a significant haze. Aroma of bread, hay, bananas. The taste is mild like most hellers with a bread taste and very slight fruit. Dry on the finish with no real hop profile. Very light body, medium carb. Clean and crisp. Not bad.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mezr (82) - California, USA - JUL 16, 2016
Poured from a 12 oz bottle a clear yellow-gold with a small white head that laces the glass as it dissipates. Malty aromas, pear, maybe a hint of citrus. Rather light body and slightly sticky with soft carbonation. Alcohol comes through and disrupts what would otherwise be a nice, bitter finish

3.5
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
broflex (14) - - JUL 4, 2016
Smells like a brewery, tastes like heaven. This last sentence is required to post.

---Rated via Beer Buddy for Android

4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
SeizOne (32) - Arizona, USA - JUN 5, 2016
Smooth and refreshing. Had this with dinner at the Angry Crab. It was 115 degrees yesterday and I would drink this again any day. For being 8% ABV very smooth.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
M15ter (34) - - JUN 2, 2016
Golden and clear with a nice frothy head. Straw, honey, Apple, and chalk aromas. Nice balance between malty sweetness and slight hoppy bitterness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Tylerm24 (2) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 28, 2016 does not count
A little disappointed by other reviewers. In my opinion this is an excellent beer. Of course taste is subjective but I’m getting exactly what the description calls for. Subtle sweetness balanced with a very light hop flavor and nice undertones of fruit. A very good beer that is not over powering in flavor. Alcohol is a different story these guys will sneak up quick watch out!

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Carlisle (469) - Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 22, 2016
Bottle in NOLA. Malt aroma. Caramel and biscuit upfront followed by more malt with subtle bitterness in the finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
oldrtybastrd (4951) - Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA - MAY 16, 2016
Pours a dark hazy brown color. Aromas of bread, malt, and some fruit. Flavor has a touch of sweet malt and clove, I think. Overall, not to bad.

1.3
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
zubblwump (44) - Michigan, USA - MAY 13, 2016
Drank straight from the bottle. Smell is not at all pleasant...something like rotten vegetables. Taste isn’t any better. Sort of fits the name, though. Tastes like a stagnant swamp. Bought a 6 pack and am leaving the rest.

2.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
E_leap (11) - Wollongong, AUSTRALIA - MAY 13, 2016
Am I crazy or the aroma smells like light black olives brine ? ,I was expecting some saltiness with the taste as my brain registered olives!, and I was right!, there is some saltiness that my tongue registered all the way through drinking it, nothing great, but its something different to try, alcohol is heavy,and it will get you tipsy !!

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Nekronos (4039) - Xalapa, MEXICO - MAY 8, 2016
Nothing to talk big deal about this one. It was nice and great to drink but just a strong beer from a semi craft brewer.


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