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RATINGS: 1317   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.58/5   EST. CALORIES: 142   ABV: 4.75%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.


2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Austin_Ripper (66) - Iowa, USA - JUN 23, 2015
Pours a cloudy (hazy) amber color. Smells like raspberries and wheat. Taste is a watered down wheat beer with raspberries. Nothing to get excited about, but definatley not a 15 like the overall rating would lead you to believe.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Pumpkin87 (222) - - JUN 22, 2015
Pours hazy golden peach tone with small white head. Nose is wheat, berries, yeast. Less sweet than expected, the palate is cereal with tart berries, well balanced. The body is somewhat thin. This makes a nice change of pace on a hot day without demanding attention.

1.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
Ngejo (883) - Jakarta, INDONESIA - JUN 17, 2015
Bottle. Hazy, amber, minimal head, white foam, medium sweetness, lightly bitter, light body, thin feel, soft carbonation, & astringent finish.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
PlinyDad1952 (112) - - JUN 14, 2015
COOL NAME THIS BEERS AND I LIKE SANTANA; AND I THINK THE LABLE LOOKS COOL TO. I DONT LIKE FRUIT BEERS BUT THIS WONE TASTED GOOD. STILL HAVE BEER FLAYVER NOT TO MUCH RAZBERRY OR PURPLE TASTE IN IT. PURPLE HAZE BRINGS ME BACK TOO WOODS’TOCK ; OR THE GOOD OLD DOG DAYS LIKE I LIKE TO CALL IT. LET ME TELL YOU WE HAD SOME CRAZEY TIMES THEN DRUNK WISKEY LONG LONG BEFORE I FOUND CRAFT BEERS (OUVIUSLY BEFORE PLINY WAS INVENTED ((ITS THE BEST BEERIN THE EARTH) BUTT PURPLE HAZE IS GOOD. I CAN CARE LESS TOO DRINK THIS ONE. 2 THUMBS UP

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Larry_Duffman (343) - - JUN 10, 2015
UPDATED: JUN 6, 2016 This is a re-rate. It pours a strange golden color with a purple tint to it with a white head. The aroma was grapefruit and raspberry. The taste is fruit and grain. It was pretty refreshing while cold. As it warmed, it became overly bready. It’s an okay summer beer. A six-pack of this was a bit much.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
FestDecBeet (412) - - MAY 16, 2015
Not as much raspberry as I expected. Ok beer. Would like to see it in a wheat ale.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ceason (30) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - MAY 13, 2015
Pours a hazy gold-orange with a small white head. Aroma of wheat, yeast and fruit (berries). Tastes of wheat, malt and raspberries with a bit of hops in the finish-- watery flavour. Thin bodied.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 7/20
Sheef (2) - Portland, Oregon, USA - APR 25, 2015 does not count
For a fruit beer, the Purple Haze is not overly sweet, but is instead rather dry. Also, by not being a hef, it is a little darker and more substantial than you might expect. Still, very refreshing!

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Iznogud (2147) - CROATIA - APR 23, 2015
Canned, 355 ml from supermarket in Brooklyn. Pours hazy orange with unclear white head. Fruit aroma. Fruit and wheat in flavor. Sweetish, Can’t say I’ve enjoyed it.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
rdixon77 (2247) - Georgia, USA - APR 22, 2015
Old rating. Amber colored. Dank hops with a touch of raspberry. Thin and watery. Eh.


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