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RATINGS: 68   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.81   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 18   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
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Abita Lemon Wheat is a crisp, refreshing beer made with lemon peel for a fresh citrus taste and aroma. This unfiltered brew has a hazy, golden color and it made with lager and wheat malts. Centennial hops and Biere de Garde yeast.


3.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
davewaz (28) - Rotterdam, New York, USA - JUL 19, 2013
Solid summer beer, good for a hot day. light mouthfeel, lemon sent goes to obviously lemon flavor. Not sweet which is good, wish it was thicker.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
ryanscourt (662) - Latrobe, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 16, 2013
Strong wheat aroma and flavor. A small hop finish but does really totally cut the dry wheat mouthfeel. This is pretty unique and not bad.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Headbanger (3226) - Aurora, Illinois, USA - JUL 16, 2013
12oz bottle 6/16/13 (Binny’s Mix A Six)-40° in Shaker-Pours a slightly cloudy orangish yellow with a small white head. Aroma of citrus and wheat. Taste of citrus and wheat. This light bodied brew is not bad but was expecting more.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
r464 (1883) - Earth, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 16, 2013
Rather ungood. Very synthetic, like a lemon furniture polish. Underlying malt, very cereal like, then plastic lemons and a watery finish. Disappointing.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
drowland (5980) - Valdosta, Georgia, USA - JUL 16, 2013
6/1/13. Bought a sixer of this from Grassroots to enjoy while cleaning up the house with the wife... enjoy indeed.... not. Hazy yellowish pour with a small off-white head. Fake lemon and plasticy biere de garde yeast all over this. Fake lemon and phenolics... reminds me of bathroom cleaner. Meh.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beerathon (1070) - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 14, 2013
Light, crisp, bubbly on the tongue with lemon aroma and taste. It’s an easy drinking hot weather brew.

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
maxwelldeux (3452) - Everett, Washington, USA - JUL 13, 2013
Bottle. Pours a slightly hazy yellow color with a moderate white head on it. Nose actually seems a little sweet with some lemon peel in there - more like a lemon candy, and less like an actual lemon. Taste is very similar - I can get the lemon citrus, but it tastes off, and more like a candy. Not a fan of this.

1.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 7/20
CrimsonSamurai (8) - - JUL 13, 2013 does not count
Normally I like abita but this release is really bad. The initial taste is bland with no lemon flavor. The after taste reminded me of the chalky pink candies. Not a good beer.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
TwoSipDip (8894) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JUL 12, 2013
Bottle @ home picked up at Wilbur’s Fort Collins. Pours a hazy yellow appearance with a white head. Zesty lemon peel, vanilla, spicy yeasty, wheat aroma. Tangy, sweet cracker, wheat, bready/cereal, vanilla, lightly tart lemon flavor. Pretty easy to drink but nothing too special.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
b3shine (5134) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUL 9, 2013
Draft to taster. Looks decent; an ever so slightly hazy (almost completely transparent) gold with white lacing. Smells of wheat, lemon zest, and yeast with light hop notes. Tastes like it smells with an average mouthfeel. An alright wheat ale.


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