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RATINGS: 782   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.18   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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The newest Abita brew takes its name and inspiration from the Mardi Gras Indians of New Orleans. Looking for Indians on Mardi Gras Day is a tradition for many New Orleans families. A cultural phenomenon familiar to residents of the Crescent City, the Mardi Gras Indians are not well known to outsiders and Abita is proud to help share their story with the world.


3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Travlr (9999) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - SEP 24, 2013
Bottle. Clear amber color, medium white head. Aroma of lightly spiced citrus. Taste is peppery citrus.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Lubiere (9731) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 2, 2010
A golden amber IPA with a thin lacing off white head. A smooth caramel with light hops and strawberry notes. In mouth, a nice malt base with caramel, very subdued hops, but not an IPA. On tap at J.Ryan’s, August 2010.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ratman197 (9448) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JUL 9, 2009
Bottle poured a clear tarnished copper with a lasting amber head. Aromas of carmel, earthiness and fruittiness. Palate was medium boidied and smooth with a lightly dry finish. Flavors of carmel, earthiness and light pine with a smooth dry moderatly bitter finish. More of a pale ale in my opinion, try again Abita.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
BeerandBlues2 (9356) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - FEB 17, 2008
Bottle received via trade with swoopjones. Pours clear amber with a small, frothy, off-white head, diminishing with spare lacing. Aroma is average malt (bread, grain, meal), average hops (flowers, pine, citrus), light yeast (sweat) with notes of peach. Light bodied, thin texture, average carbonation, and a bitter finish. Average duration, light sweetness, moderate acidity and bitterness.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DJMonarch (9159) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - AUG 27, 2009
From the Jug at the GABF Colorado Convention Center, Denver 11/10/2008 Fruit and hop aromas. Golden coloured hoppy and fruity with some dryness and bitterness in a crisp finish.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
TwoSipDip (8892) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - MAY 3, 2011
UPDATED: JUN 5, 2012 Bottle @ home. Burnt orange appearance with a medium sized foamy, cream colored head. Bready, medium pale malty, mild to medium earthy hoppy nose. Sweet, light nutty and caramel, bready malty flavor with an mild earthy, light piney hoppy taste. Bready, light earthy aftertaste.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
daknole (8854) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - OCT 1, 2008
bottle from total wine. Orange color wtih an off white head. Aroma is sweet and sticky for an IPA. Taste is watery, too sweet and too malty. This one would be so much better with some more hops. This one is overrated IMO.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hopscotch (8781) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - SEP 29, 2008
Bottle... Clear, brilliant golden ale with a small, creamy, white head. Good retention. Biscuity, citrusy aroma with lesser notes of pine and honey. Medium-bodied and mildly chewy with prickly carbonation. Leans just a hair on the bitter side of balance. Lengthy, mildly bitter, dry finish. A well-balanced, nicely crafted, PNW style IPA. A very pleasant surprise, this one.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hopdog (8773) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - FEB 5, 2008
12oz bottle. Poured a medium and clear orange color with a large sized off white head. Lacing left on the glass. Aromas of citrus and pine. Tastes of citrus, pine, and caramel. Thinner body. Very light bitter with a medium sweet finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Sammy (8351) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 17, 2008
Pours peachy with foaming head that dissapears. A bit of hop aroma. Some fruity citrus hop taste at first, and then watered down. Drinkable stuff. Serviceable IPA.Recently found at Premiere Gourmet. Strong carbonation.


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