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RATINGS: 459   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.83   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 theyíre picked and pressed for Abita Strawberry Harvest Lager. The end result is a light, crisp lager with just a hint of strawberry sweetness.


2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
BMan1113VR (7873) - Los Angeles, California, USA - APR 1, 2008
Not too great. Large, frothy, white head. Ever so slight haze to the yellow body. Aroma = grass + strawberry + cream. Tastes like strawberry yogurt with some fizziness.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Kinz (3365) - Glen Allen, Virginia, USA - MAR 31, 2008
Medium yellow, slight but persistent head, some precipitate at the bottom of the glass. Aroma of strawberries and some graininess. Lots of grainy pils malt flavors, strawberry is faint on the finish. Touch of sweetness. If the grain notes were cleaner, this could be quite tasty, if not a geek beer.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DocLock (8054) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 31, 2008
Bottle. Pours hazy golden with 2-finger off-white head. Nose is strawberry, but not a lot of berry here; the strawberry notes are subdued, and remind me of Lancasterís strawberry wheat. Also got caro syrupy pale malt, some female foot sweat (donít ask), and some cheddar cheese in the nose of this. The flavor is pale malty, hopcitric, with a subdued strawberry flavor, plus some defined aged cheese and female sweaty foot/taint notes. The off notes draw this one down in the rating, but donít make it undrinkable. In fact, Iíll happily save the rest of my sixer for those hot summer days to come.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
blipp (6356) - Newark, New Jersey, USA - MAR 31, 2008
Bottle. Pours yellow with a white head. Sweet aroma of strawberries and vanilla cake. Light, crisp body. Flavor is like that vanilla cake with the layer of strawberry goo in the middle. Pretty good for a fruit beer. Iíd have this again with strawberry shortcake.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
merlin48 (656) - Jenkins, Kentucky, USA - MAR 31, 2008
Bottle pours a clear yellow body with an average white head that leaves some patchy lace. Aroma of strawberries and sweet malts and the taste follows suit. Light body with crisp carbonation helps drinkability. The strawberries dominate but not at all artificial. Pretty good for what it is.

3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Cajun (197) - Lafayette, Louisiana, USA - MAR 30, 2008
Sample Tasting - Golden hue with white head. Love the aroma of this beer. I like strawberries and there is sweet strawberry flavor throughout. Malty grain, fruity. Some hops aftertaste. Not bad.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
iride15 (237) - Rockledge, Florida, Florida, USA - MAR 29, 2008
Aroma is stronger than the taste, which has a mild sweet to it, strawberry is barely noticeable. Needs some body to top Peteís.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SSSteve (3831) - - MAR 28, 2008
a cloudy gold beer with a thin film head. strawberry candy aroma. tastes a little like strawberry cereal. franken-berry i think.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ShawnMalloy (130) - Auburn, Massachusetts, USA - MAR 28, 2008
Pours a dark yellow with a noticeable white head. Strawberry is full in the nose. Taste like a lager that has been mildly sweetened. Great in the summer time.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
slf245 (50) - USA - MAR 28, 2008
Strawberry taste only noticeable after some food. Very light lager and very sweet strawberry taste. Could be refreshing...


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