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RATINGS: 490   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.83/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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Ripe, red Louisiana strawberries are harvested at the peak of the season in the early morning chill. The scent of the juicy red Ponchatoula berries fills the air as they’re picked and pressed for Abita Strawberry Harvest Lager. The end result is a light, crisp lager with just a hint of strawberry sweetness.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
polo_marco (225) - milton, Vermont, USA - MAR 30, 2016
Smells of semi sweet strawberrlies and light malts. Nice light yellow color. Taste is slightly malty with a hint of strawberry in the backend. Smooth crisp carbonation with light body, quite refreshing. Not bad overall but could use a stronger strawberry flavor.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GarrettB (1374) - San Diego, California, USA - MAR 28, 2016
April 27th, 2014 - Pretty and blonde, the Harvest Lager is a playful sprite from a hot land, giving a sweet veneer to a light beer palate. The aroma is close to marketing, whipped cream and strawberries evident on the nose from the first whiff. Moving forward, the palate is light, which I appreciate, given that this feels like a way to cool down on a hot Southern summer day, and less like a way to finish a heavy winter meal. A lighter carbonation also gives this some much needed levity, and a bar against sweating brows and upper lips. Given my expectations for a brewery with a very large circulation, I’m quite pleased with the Strawberry Harvest Lager, and continue to suck on the honey flavored aftertaste after each sip.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
JakeGilles (1) - Bemidji, Minnesota, USA - DEC 10, 2015 does not count
I found this beer to have a light and pleasant strawberry flavor. I feel this would be a nice and refreshing summertime beverage.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
tightslice (777) - Redwood City, California, USA - JUL 26, 2015
Bottle from Beltramo’s in Menlo Park, CA. Aroma is sulphur, strawberry candy. Taste like someone put a few of those strawberry candies in a bottle of seltzer. Acidy and unwelcome...although might hold up next to a couple of BL Limes.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
sinfull (1326) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - JUL 25, 2015
Golden color ; small white head . Aroma of malt , strawberry jam , some acidity . Malty taste with strawberry notes . Moderate sweetness . Not bad.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
mmmbeer (1375) - Austin, Texas, USA - JUL 17, 2015
12 oz. bottle served in tumbler- poured a semi transparent mildly turbid orange-yellow color, wispy white head formed, laced extremely well upon the vessel, and stayed around long enough to have a smoke, take the dog out, and get a side drink of Powerade Zero (my dirty little secret of slamming back a case all night, then waking up at 6am wanting HELL.). Aroma of overly ripe strawberries, yeast, and strawberry quik- meh. Hits the mouth with a light body, strawberries dominate throughout, and you really have to find the malt- which seems kinda basic and not overly sweetened, middle is pure quik, finish is a trainwreck of sugar, strawberry quik, and the acid in your mouth after you vomit. Gee, that’s nice.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Mark_Eck (1430) - - JUL 14, 2015
Bottle. Pours a cloudy light yellow color. Aroma and taste are grass and strawberries. A bit watery.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BiiruBierBeer (911) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - JUN 25, 2015
Smells like strawberry candy. Taste is tart but semi-sweet strawberries, including the green tops. Aftertaste is medium length with strawberry tartness that transitions into wheat. Medium body with sharp medium carbonation that is almost soda-like.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sturmthis (1072) - Bavaria, GERMANY - JUN 21, 2015
On draft. Cloudy good color with almost no head. Sweet strawberry hard candy aroma. Wheat, strawberry taste. Okay beer.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DrunkSanta410 (803) - Houston, Texas, USA - JUN 11, 2015
Bottle at home. Golden pour, light white head. Aroma of sweet strawberry juice in Ana enrage lager. Taste is strawberry, hay, grain. Almost like fruity pebbles. That’s it. This is fruity pebbles beer. Light body, sweet. Interesting, with some more refinement this could be pretty solid. Do a strawberry harvest IPA or something with other favors to balance the sweetness.


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