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RATINGS: 150   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.11/5   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
Abita Light is uniquely hand-crafted using 100% all natural ingredients: malted barley, the finest hops, German lager yeast and pristine Abita Springs water. The result is the smoothest, most flavorful light beer you will ever taste.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
3fourths (8801) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - FEB 19, 2006
You know what youíre getting. Pale yellow color with a very slight murkyness. Nose is fairly clean and polished: sweet (subtle) grains and sugars, actually could stand up next to a few good pilsners with the nose. Tastes clean and light, very polished and unoffensive, which I suppose is the point of these light beers, so with that in mind I guess this does itís job.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Birdiebeagle (958) - Perkasie, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 13, 2006
12 oz bottle Pours a clear light yellow with a small white head, which leaves quite quickly. Aroma is of corn and dough. Taste is of decent flavor for a light beer.Has a cornflake flavor with very little bitterness and no real aftertaste. If I had to drink a light beer this is okay, but still lacks character.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Pigfoot (2268) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - DEC 4, 2005
Pale straw yellow hue, thinnish, swiftly diminishing head, now, itís gone, boo hoo.. Aroma: clean, clear, and corny...typical macro-brew grainy musk...wide open and full of nothing... Taste: more, or less, of the same. Blaseí to the Nth degree....Drinks down easily, but only if you like that weak, vegetal flavor...bleh...bluh...blech... I hope Abita makes money off of this, for thereís no other reason for itís existence...Just sad, really...not horrible, just not good. Whatís up with that? Níothiní much...that I know of...if lightness in texture, body, and everything is your aim, this is your ticket. But because of that, count me out.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Aubrey (3501) - Bellingham, Washington, USA - NOV 18, 2005
Pale golden and mostly clear. Nose gave off nice notes of apples and white wine, but they were followed by a little corn. Light, very watery body; really weak carbonation. Malts were only slightly sweet and somewhat papery, with a little sweet corn. Hardly any bitterness to speak of; light hop aromas (sweet flowers). Not undrinkable at all, but boring and bland for the most part.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Crosling (1864) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - NOV 13, 2005
Yellow color. Clean pale malt aroma, with apple like fruit smells and a light hop aroma. Flavor is clean, lacking character, but it isnít nasty and full of off flavors.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ernest (6905) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - NOV 13, 2005
Head is initially small, frothy, white, mostly diminishing. Body is light to medium yellow. Aroma is lightly malty (toasted grain), moderately hoppy (honeysuckle flowers). Flavor is moderately sweet, lightly acidic. Finish is lightly sweet, lightly acidic, lightly bitter. Light body, watery texture, lively/fizzy carbonation. If this was a little more substantial in the mouth, weíd have a Helles on our hands...clean enough aroma, Hallertauer hops (IMHO), and 100% barley, just really really light and flimsy in the mouth, almost like a non-alcoholic lager. If only most American "light" beers were like this. Good for the style.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
21iceman40 (1735) - Grafton, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 6, 2005
by far the worst abita beer that i have had. So i got this sampler to help out the brewery or so i assume. Little body, lots of water, what more is there really to say. In fact, it represents N.O. quite well.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
shrubber85 (9462) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - SEP 18, 2005
UPDATED: MAY 13, 2006 Bottle. Sour barley aroma. Golden yellow color with little head. Sweet cornflake flavor - just a hint of bitterness. An average light beer.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
walleye (1082) - Sterling Heights, Michigan, USA - AUG 28, 2005
thanks to biglove from the other site. from the bottle, poured a light golden with a small white head. aroma, malts, hops, corn, hints of yeast. flavor, not to bad for a light beer got some malts and yeast, and hops. had a nice clean finish. would be good on a hot day.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 3/20
MattShizzle (572) - Bernville, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 17, 2005
12 oz bottle from sampler pack.Typical light beer. Little or no flavor. This beer is like making love in a canoe. Donít know how far youíre allowed to go language wise in the ratings, so if you donít know what this means, youíre on your own.

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