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RATINGS: 370   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.


2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
cgarvieuk (14976) - 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 (616) - 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.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
sfontain (813) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - FEB 14, 2014
12 oz bottle, Kroger Bridge St., $1.69 single. Color of apple juice; lame head becomes nothing quickly. Aroma of pale malt, slight bready, slight caramel. Flavor is sugary, caramel; fairly dry finish also has a note of astringent. Thin body, abrasive carbonation. Not impressed.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
boozedude (1919) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - FEB 10, 2014
Bottle into glass from beer crazy, label says mardi gras bock, ut it forwards to this,.clear dark red pour with white head. funky fruit bo aroma, taste is meh, ok, wont do agai

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Beachmaster (164) - Oklahoma, USA - FEB 2, 2014
Mardi Gras Bock from 12 oz bottle. Pours a clear light copper, with a small head that leaves fair lacing. Nose is sauerkraut and caramel. Taste is slightly sweet and somewhat watery. Not a beer I’d buy again.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
bth122 (1291) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 1, 2014
Bottle. Clear amber color. Smaller head. Aroma of toffee, caramel, grains. Taste is light sweet with grains and caramel malts. Slight metallic. Pretty good.

1.5
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
GT2 (8690) - San Diego County, California, USA - JAN 31, 2014
> A malt liquor made by the swamp beer experts that brought you Andygator

[ Bottle ][ DedicatedToFun ][ 12oz ][ Reidel Stemless ][ Free ][ 1/24/14 ]
>> Pours a clear orange with weak soda foam. Nose is intense apple juice, malt liquor aroma straight up, intense sugar, sauerkraut, urinal cake. Taste is sharply metallic, big apple, cloying sweet cherry kids juice. Sugary soda palate. Just call it like it is, a malt liquor. Thanks, David. And by thanks I mean %%^^ you.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
chinchill (2056) - South Carolina, USA - JAN 27, 2014
Abita mardi gras bock on tap at the AWBF (Jan. 2014) Bone-colored head quickly reduces to a durable ring. Aroma: malty aroma with a hint of spicy hops and a bit if alcohol esters. Also a trace of dark fruits. T: follows aroma, including the hint of dark fruits. Large load of caramel malts for style - but enjoying this. Feel: medium body with medium-high carbonation. O: respectfully good for style. ABV not hidden.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bif (1541) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - JAN 25, 2014
Pours a dark golden color with fair head and spotty lacing. Aroma of grain, caramel with some fruit and citrus in the background. Taste of caramel with a mix of fruit and grain. Decent bitterness that lingers a bit. Moderate body, mild crispness and smooth throughout. Nothing special but still an enjoyable bock.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
puboflyons (2193) - Allenstown, New Hampshire, USA - JAN 23, 2014
From the 12 fl. oz. bottle. Copper-amber pour with a lingering off-white head and unfiltered clarity. Carbonation bubbles attach themselves to the glass. The aroma is toast for certain with a good barley malt character, toffee, brown sugar and a vague pear note. Medium body. Lots of crusty toast and butter in the taste that finishes slightly bitter. Very drinkable.


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