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RATINGS: 494   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.83/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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.

wedgie9's rating

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
wedgie9 (2618) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - JUL 25, 2012
2012 Version
Tasted on 7/25/12 from a capped 12oz bottle purchased at Whole Foods Green Hills. Pours hazy golden with a thick white head that slowly recedes to average lace, leaving a bit of sticky residue along the inside of the glass. The nose is a strange creamy malt aroma with an almost yogurt-like strawberry aroma. The flavor is more focused on the strawberry with the same light malt and creamy note. The body is medium with a creamy texture, thin, but fizzy carbonation, and a long strawberry yogurt finish.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
drpimento (3079) - La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA - AUG 14, 2016
Aroma was rotten, putrid strawberries. Flavor was hindered by the thinness of the body and was basically a mild strawberry flavor with some carbonic tang, some weird oily sweetness. The finish is a memory of that awful aroma.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
JDBaker11058 (1915) - Maryland, USA - JUL 27, 2016
appearance: slightly opaque light gold, short white head. aroma: strawberry, hay, light cracker. taste: sweet, fully of jammy strawberry, some light notes of toasted white bread, hint of grass. finish: lingering strawberry sweetness. notes: As advertised and not surprised. Not terrible. I could see this being refreshing on a hot and humid Louisiana day. Draught at the brewpub, New Orleans trip 2016.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
oldrtybastrd (5003) - Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA - JUL 8, 2016
Pours a clear golden color. Aromas of mild berries, wheat bread, and a touch of hops. Flavor is a nice balance of soft fruit flavor with malts and a crisp dry finish.This one has a subdued flavor, not over the top.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
UDBeernut (2615) - Between JAX and SGJ, Florida, USA - JUN 3, 2016
Its a strawberry beer. Its called she wolf, its okay... But you know. Light golden amber. Strawberry jam sweetness. The snozeberries taste like real snozeberries. Some undertones for malt. Light body. You boys ever been to Mexico?

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
tia (1681) - Sandston, Virginia, USA - MAY 23, 2016
My friend shared her bottle with me. I am not usually a fruit beer kind of person. It was ok. Grainy with sourdough and berry jam.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
pkbites (862) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - MAY 23, 2016
On tap. Cloudy light orange pour. Luscious berry aroma on the nose. Very nice. Watery mouthfeel but you wouldnít want this to be thick and heavy. Very refreshing. I expected it to be overly sweet and sickening. It was neither. Good show, Abita.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Pumpkin87 (227) - - MAY 11, 2016
Pours slightly clouded yellow-gold with medium white head that leaves some nice lace. Nose is cereal and strawberry candy. The strongly artificial opening makes the initial palate seem like a corn syrup-lager mix. Iím not a Capín Crunch consumer, but that popped to mind. After a few minutes, though, this beer settles down nicely. Both the aroma and the taste begin to seem more like fresh strawberries. Itís still on the sweet side, but not as cloying as its first impression. While clearly intended as a hot weather beer, this is another brew that benefits from not being served icy cold. For those who like Purple Haze, this is a companion brew.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Itzjerm (2280) - Taft, Tennessee, USA - MAY 3, 2016
If this is real strawberry all I have to say is wow. It seems fake. Nose is a bit skunky then strawberry. Taste is fruity and also meaty. Light on the tongue. I can see this being a big chick beer. Carmel skunk and strawberries. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
baraciisch (2827) - California, USA - APR 22, 2016
Hazy straw yellow in color... Aroma of fruity pebbles, artificial strawberries.... Flavor is crisp and refreshing, lots of wheat and strawberry notes, kind of tastes like juice, good if you are looking for that kind of thing... ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
hockey9930 (244) - - APR 21, 2016
Clear dark yellow. Strong strawberry aroma with wheat. Aroma is actually fairly similar to Capín Crunch crunch berries. Artificial strawberry flavor is also similar to crunch berries. Fizzy. I like Capín crunch but itís a weird flavor to have in my beer.

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