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RATINGS: 571   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.88/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
It may sound nuts, but most ales with nutty flavors or aromas are made without any real nuts. Abita Pecan Harvest Ale is made with real Louisiana pecans. The natural oils from the nuts give the ale a light pecan finish and aroma. Its wonderful paired up with both red meats and seafood - and no suprise its great with nuts too. Abita Pecan Harvest Ale, crack one open for yourself today.

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4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
HopsIPAndDrunk (43) - Oklahoma, USA - NOV 18, 2010
Hints of pecan aroma, nutty, hay upon the pour. Minimal head that lingers for a little while, but eventually disappates. Color is an amber orange-brown.... like pumpkin ales, perfect for the Fall season mood! Crystal clear in appearance. Taste portrays pecans quite nicely and is evident in the medium body and oily texture/aftertaste of this brew. Flat carbonation with a long, nutty finish. I would recommend it.


5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
laurenlm (6) - St. Louis, Missouri, USA - JAN 31, 2017 does not count
Wonderful beer, full of malty flavors that blend perfectly with the pecans. The combination of a malt heavy beer and nuts almost creates a coffee cake like flavor that is really something special.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
oldrtybastrd (5002) - Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA - MAY 16, 2016
Pours a medium brown. Aromas of wheat bread, caramel, and a touch of something metallic. Flavor is malty/metallic without a lot of character.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
darbeer75 (764) - Round Rock, Texas, USA - FEB 23, 2016
Aroma: lightly sweet and malty; Appearance: in bottle - did not actually see; Taste: unremarkable, but in a good way; easy drinking and malty; Palate: medium, sweet finish; Overall: nice and boring; would buy again.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
polo_marco (328) - milton, Vermont, USA - JAN 11, 2016
Free mostly malts with a slight hint of pecans. The deep amber color. Taste mostly malts some grain slight slight pecan hit in the foam. Body almost flat for the carbonation. Where is pecan beer Ive ever had. Like your other stuff maybe this one was expired not my favorite.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sirmixsomewhat (266) - Paoli, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 10, 2015
I was a nervous excited to try this, knowing I dont love pecan flavored things, but that this couldnt possibly taste like only pecans, and I was relieved to see that it didnt. Theres enough of a hint to know its a strange brew of sorts, but plenty of your typical beer ingredients to remind you this is just a fun experiment that youd want to drink again.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tysongillmore (362) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - NOV 21, 2015
I didn't take any extra notes when I tried this beer for the first time but I'm gonna try it again and update my comments. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
beerbaaron (1998) - Arizona, USA - NOV 19, 2015
Clear light amber. Fluffy white head. Nutty. Toast. Caramel. Semi dry. Pleasant modest sweetness. Nutty, toasty finish. No bitterness. Fine.

3.3
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
geologyguy (1464) - Columbia, South Carolina, USA - NOV 6, 2015
Smell is weird on first blush, different though...pecan and sweetness....good! Taste is less sweet and good, flat on carbonation though...still not bad...but one dimentional on flavor

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Quick3Beers (1088) - East Falmouth, Massachusetts, USA - NOV 1, 2015
Pours an amber from a bottle, slightly skunky aroma, flavor somewhat cloying like an amber, but not overly sweet, somewhat bitter, but not from hops, likely from the nuts. Not terribly nutty either. Meh.

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
lobosaintori (89) - - OCT 28, 2015
Found in the seasonal section of my favorite local distributor, decided it sounded interesting enough to try. Try is all I would want to do with this brew, not bad but no strong points except perhaps the dark gold/amber color. Almost no head, with a little lacing. Aroma is that of a pecan pie being baked. Flavor is lightly sweet with virtually no bitterness. Very light bodied and a bit weak and watery. finishes drags out with notes of fresh pecans.


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