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Abita Purple Haze is a crisp, American style wheat beer with fresh raspberries added during secondary fermentation. Subtle coloration, fruity aroma and tartly sweet taste.


2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
TheDean (786) - MIlwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - NOV 22, 2003
Hey, This beer doesn't taste purple!!!!!!!&#

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
pkbites (697) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 27, 2003
Better than I expected. A tasty wheat beer with a hint of berry. First one wasn't too shabby. It gets a little sickening after the second.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
edden (925) - cow- lumbus, Ohio, USA - NOV 16, 2003
11/15/03: on tap at Betty’s.
cloudy peach body with no head and no lace. not much aroma (possibly a hint of wheat). strong wheat bite, in a weird-way. acidic with hints of lemon. unusual mouth-feel.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 9/20
pobenohne (504) - Northern Liberties, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 15, 2003
Nice enough compared to mass market, but really a disappointment. Distinct rasperry in the nose, but also a staleness (cardboard?). Pours with no head and no lace. Faint raspberry taste, mostly i'm getting unmalted wheat - or is it just stale? I know americans are no good at brewing wheat beers, but at least give me some fruit.

1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
NathanJ (42) - Houston, Texas, USA - OCT 22, 2003
tastes like an ok wheat beer with raspberry flavoring added. I don't get it, why make a below average gimmick beer out of what probably would have been a drinkable wheat beer? give it as a gag gift.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
JPDIPSO (4956) - Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 15, 2003
Hazy dark honey color. Light off pink head that goes away quickly. Actually does have a light pale malt aroma. Raspberry syrup flavor, much like adding a small amout of grenadine to an american standard. Another koolaid brew.

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Grey (13) - USA - OCT 5, 2003
Better than I expected it to be. A nice alternative if you don't want to drink a regular beer or a Mike's.

1.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
hayden1215 (321) - Ohio, USA - OCT 16, 2003
Little to no head. Sweet and atificial. Fizzy and lightly sour. Made me think of kool aid

2.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
howie (549) - DeForest, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 17, 2003
UPDATED: NOV 1, 2005 American wheat with a little spicy noble hop and a little raspberry tossed in to add a bit of interest. Doesn’t work.

1.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
crazyvin (2018) - New York, USA - OCT 20, 2003
very little i can say about this beer. It poured a hazy yellow color with no head. Had a small hint of raspberries on the nose. Other then that it was another mild wheat beer. It had little character in both malt aspects and hop aspects.


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