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RATINGS: 368   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.89   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Abita Bock is brewed with Perle hops and British pale and caramel malts. Our Bock is similar to a German Maibock in its high malt content, full body and slightly higher alcohol content. Available January-March.


2.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rayg1 (550) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - MAR 3, 2014
This beer was purchased under the alias of "Mardi Gras" Bock. Pours out a deep golden yellow. Slight aroma of sugar and hay then vegetables. Taste is sweet some bready notes. This beer is somewhat astringent and everything everyother Abita beer I’ve ever had was....disapointing.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
bubblehouse (351) - louisville, Kentucky, USA - MAR 3, 2014
Pours a light clear brown. Taste is a little flat. Malty and drinkable but once is enough.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
GreatDane1632 (327) - Louisiana, USA - MAR 2, 2014
Catching up on some old ratings from Untappd -- First rated on 23 Dec 2011.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
574deadzone (1023) - North Central, Indiana, USA - FEB 28, 2014
As "Mardi Gras Bock." Pours a clear dark gold with a decently thick fine bubbled cream-colored head that leaves some hanging lace. Nose involves noble hop spice, doughy yeast, and caramel and toasted malt. Fairly sweet, decently bitter. Medium bodied, pretty active, finishing clean and lightly bitter. Tasty beverage, a nice stronger lager.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
tmongoose (1254) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - FEB 26, 2014
12oz bottle shared. Ours a bright orange color with off white head. Aroma is medium malt and light touches of caramel. The flavor has hints of caramel and plenty of malts. Very minor bitterness in the hops. Overall not that impressed. But this is drinkable.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ajnepple (2080) - Clear Creek, Colorado, USA - FEB 25, 2014
12 oz bottle (Mardi Gras Bock) from Tipsy’s into a goblet. Light amber, clear appearance with an average white head and light lacing. Mild aroma of toasted malts, caramel, fruit, floral notes and light herbs/spices. Similar flavor, malty and crisp with a light earthy bitterness. Average body with ample carbonation and a lasting finish. Decent.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jimhilt (2397) - Bow, New Hampshire, USA - FEB 24, 2014
Pours a white, five-finger head that fades slowly leaving a some lace. Crystal clear amber color. Medium carbonation and medium bodied. Honey malty nose and flavor is malty/caramel. Nice bock. $1.95 for a 12oz bottle from Bert’s Better Beers Hooksett NH. In Mardi Gras bottle with 6.5%ABV.

2.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
maddmatt639 (224) - Pacifica, California, USA - FEB 22, 2014
Good lacing and little to no retention. Smells of grass and slight sweet malt. Tastes of grass, caramel and malt. Rather bland an watery. No aftertaste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
cgarvieuk (14175) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 18, 2014
Bottle in hotel room orlando... Copper... Thin white lacing... Doft sweet malts... Bitter burnt sugers... Dark malts... Herbal sugers... Not me

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
coyforce (599) - Virginia, USA - FEB 15, 2014
Not that good. Abita continues to make a lesser quality beer that appeals to locals to the Louisiana area. This brew was in a Mardi-Gras Label. Flavor is a bit grassy and skunky. Pour is amber with no head.


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