Abita Amber has been voted "best beer" in numerous New Orleans reader polls and is used frequently in recipes of great Louisiana chefs. It is a Munich style lager brewed with crystal malt and Perle hops. It has a smooth, malty, slightly caramel flavor and a rich amber color. Abita Amber was the first offered by the brewery and continues to be their leading seller. Amber is Abita’s most versatile brew for pairing with food.