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RATINGS: 315   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.97   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 13   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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A golden haze for a summer’s daze. Elder Betty is a weiss-style ale with a bready malt flavor balanced by a touch of hops and complimented by the tart berry flavors of elderberry.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
bu11zeye (11925) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JUL 2, 2014
(12oz bottle) Pours a hazy yellow body with a small white head. Aroma of elderberry, wheat, and minerals. Flavor of elderberry, whip cream, muffins, blueberries, and caramel.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
argo0 (11317) - Washington DC, USA - JUN 3, 2012
12oz bolttle, thanks maniac. Small off-white head lightly hazed light amber body. Aroma is moderately sweet, berry/fruity, light acetone. Taste is moderately sweet, berry, light melon. Light-medium body, low carbonation.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jcwattsrugger (11067) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - MAY 28, 2012
12oz bottle-thanks Tim-pours cloudy yellow/gold with a dissipating fizzy/foamy offwhite head. Aroma is berry, bready-light medium malt. Taste is berry, bready-light medium malt, 2nd spice/herbal hops.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
kp (10886) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - AUG 12, 2012
UPDATED: AUG 12, 2012
Date: June 23, 2012
Mode: Bottle
Source: Total Wine, GA
Appearance: clear copper, fine off white head
Aroma: dry and earthy aroma, floral and herbal, background fruity berry sweetness
Flavor: flavor starts off sweet berries before turning earthy with a berry tartness
Aroma: 5/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 11/20
Rating: 2.8/5.0
Drinkability: 7/10
Score: ** /4

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bhensonb (10692) - Woodland, California, USA - JUN 1, 2012
Bottle from Half Time. Pours hazy amber with a very transient head. Aromas of bread and dark berry. Med body. Flavor is definitely dark berry with some bready malt and a light hop bitterness.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Leighton (10419) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 9, 2012
Bottle in NYC with Sander. Pours cloudy orange with a weak, white foam head. Nose holds lots of blueberries, some doughy bread. Medium sweet flavor, sugary dough, blueberry muffins. Medium bodied with fine to average carbonation. Sugary finish, more blueberries and elderberries, some blueberry pancakes, muffins, dough, bread. It’s OK.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Travlr (9999) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAY 26, 2012
Cloudy yellow, small white head. Aroma of tart blueberries. Taste is bitter lemon and bitter fruit.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Lubiere (9731) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 16, 2012
A hazed lightly reddish amber ale with a thin off white head. In aroma, a smooth chalky malt wit light berry notes. In mouth, a sweet caramel malt with light raspberry notes and light butterscotch. Tasted at Raquette River Beer and Wine Fest, July 13 2012.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ratman197 (9444) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JUL 19, 2013
Bottle poured a clear tarnished gold with a small lasting creamy ivory head. Aromas of wheat, yeast and elderberry. Palate was light to medium bodied and smooth. Flavors of elderberry, wheat and light yeast with a smooth lingering elderberry finish.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerandBlues2 (9356) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - JUN 19, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours clear orange with a small, fizzy white head, short retention with spare lacing. Aroma is elderberry, cookie and biscuit malt with light fruity esters. Flavor is fruity esters and hops, light bitterness, coriander, spicy wheat malt and a sweet finish. Light body and medium carbonation.


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