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RATINGS: 1344   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.59/5   EST. CALORIES: 142   ABV: 4.75%
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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.

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2.9
MrTipple (4966) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 4, 2017
Wheat and cereal malts, lots of raspberries, yeast. Hazy gold, small, creamy, white head. Light sweet. More wheat and other grain malts, more raspberries, subtle, light dry sweetness, soft carbonation, light bodied. Not too bad Wheat, nice dry raspberries in the finish. Bottle at CBR17, Shoreditch.

3.1
jcnielsen (3412) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - MAR 20, 2017
Bottle. Pours a reddish golden color with white head. Raspberry, sweet, fruity, slight straw aromas. Raspberry, fruity, sweet jam, straw flavors. Pretty simple and straight forward fruit beer.

1.9
Quick3Beers (1234) - East Falmouth, Massachusetts, USA - FEB 10, 2017
Pours a ruddy amber from a bottle, sweetish aroma, biscuity sweet flavor, not picking up on a lot of raspberry per se. Meh.

2.7
SG111 (1821) - New York, USA - FEB 8, 2017
Bottled pours opaque orange, raspberry-tinged, creamy white head. Aroma is raspberry, light beer, light malt bill. Flavor is corn, kinda cardboardy, light raspberry, but also kinda refreshing. Doesn’t really taste like anything. Raspberry seltzer. It’s fine, good summer beer. My dad likes this.

2.4
BlackHaddock (7329) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - JAN 28, 2017
12 oz bottle: bought for a laugh, sadly it didn’t make me laugh one bit. BB 21st Apr 17, drank on 28th Jan 17 as I watched the sun set from my Son-in-Laws patio in Orange County, California. Murky, dirty orange pour, no head, just a thin collar around the glass. Intense raspberry aroma, red berries and tartness in the taste, yet with an underlying sweetness too. Really struggled to finish the beer: not my thing at all.

1.6
ebone1988 (1919) - Dearborn, Michigan, USA - JAN 12, 2017
Ok. Bottle from Steve, because his father-in-law brought it and I imagine he didn’t want to finish the sixer. Aroma is fake raspberry, metallic, wheat, very harsh. Appearance is reddish dark golden, off white head, hazy. Taste is bad. Budweiser with fake raspberries in it. Metallic. Wheat. Awful. Mouthfeel is medium body, light carbonation, metallic Budweiser aftertaste. Overall, terrible.

1.8
robobeerbelly (78) - Wisconsin, USA - DEC 24, 2016
Very light on flavor. Practically zero aroma to speak of. This is a chick drink for girls that can’t handle the intensity of Mike’s hard black cherry.

2.6
DeanF (2464) - Alberta, CANADA - DEC 18, 2016
Unmemorable hints of lemon and peach over mediocre beer. No head and just blah body orange. Forgettable even when paying top dollar at a show for it I tells ya.

2.4
ghostbeer (215) - Nebraska, USA - DEC 7, 2016
For not being a fan of fruit beers, this is one of the better ones I have had. The raspberry works well with the base wheat beer to give it a good sweet desserty feel.

2.7
basaywhat (280) - Macomb, Illinois, USA - NOV 28, 2016
12 oz bottle. Pours a light reddish blonde with a raspberry aroma. Very light bodied beer with raspberry flavor. Light wheat on the finish with more light fruit. Not a whole lot special going on with this one.


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