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RATINGS: 73   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.79   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.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
Malty_MacHops (640) - Eastanollee, Georgia, USA - MAY 21, 2013
Mild notes of yeast bread and lemon. Hazy golden with a fluffy white head. Balanced with bready notes and a light lemon tartness. Medium light bodied with a light crisp finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ben4321 (3824) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - MAY 20, 2013
Location: 12 oz bottle from Giannone, 5/20/13

Aroma: The aroma is wheat and yeast, some spice, mild hop notes, and light lemon
Appearance: It pours a hazy yellow-gold color with a frothy white head and some spotty lace
Flavor: It is lightly sweet, some wheaty flavor, tart and yeasty notes, and some mild bitterness
Palate: The body is fairly light, it has a tingly carbonation, and a mildly astringent finish
Overall Impression: This was decent enough. The lemon comes through as a lightly tart note on a wheat ale. It was different than what I was expecting. I actually thought it was a pretty balanced and drinkable beer, but it is also just a tinge on the dull side. Not bad at all.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Chudwick (2011) - Cincyucky, Kentucky, USA - MAY 19, 2013
12oz bottle - pours hazy straw with plenty of white head and decent lacing. Nose is lemon peel and dust. Flavor adds cardboard. refreshing with a small to medium body. tart and sweet, but minimally so. a lemon of a beer; does the comparison also work with beer?

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Nekronos (3633) - Xalapa, MEXICO - MAY 19, 2013
NOt bad, sweet and quite aromatic. But ntohing special in it. Was refreshing and very enjoyable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Suttree (5073) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - MAY 19, 2013
Lots of stale bread and corn in the aroma, with a little bit of lemon. Same with the flavor. Ugh. Abita has some tasty beer lately, but this is a miss.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
nearbeer (3634) - Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - MAY 18, 2013
12 oz. Lively body is lightly hazy and golden with a lasting disc of bubbles. Aromas of honey, cracked dry wheat, and white grape with some earthy must. Taste is the same nice mix until some sickly tart lemon shows up and dominates a bit too much. Light body has average carbonation and finishes acidicly astringent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
PorterPounder (5375) - Tallahassee, Florida, USA - MAY 17, 2013
Tallahassee, Fl - Publix Super Market - Blairstone - 12 oz bottle. Pours a sparkling light golden with a murky tint and a long lasting snow white head. Aroma has some lemon zest to it with a spicy zing. Flavor is crisp with some lemony note, a hint of yeast, some coriander notes. Mouthfeel has a nice crispness to it. Refreshing in the late spring heat.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
edgallow (1941) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - MAY 15, 2013
12 oz bottle pours hazy golden with a nice white head. Aroma of citrus and grains. Taste is wheat, grass and a hint of lemons. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
dfinney23 (1596) - Houston, Texas, USA - MAY 12, 2013
Very nice shot of lemon zest spruces up an otherwise fairly average wheat ale. Light, crisp and refreshing + low alcohol content could lead to sucking down far too many of these by the pool.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
blutt59 (5999) - Dallas, Texas, USA - MAY 11, 2013
Bottled, hazy yellow color , lemony aroma, flavor is strong lemon juice and medicinal , little yeast , clean finish

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