RATINGS: 339   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.97/5   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 13   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A golden haze for a summers 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.

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2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
KajII (800) - Macon, North Carolina, USA - MAY 15, 2012
Bottle. The pour was a cloudy medium orange with a large (2-3 finger) white rocky head that dissipated rapidly down to a small collar with poor spotty lacing. The aroma was of a light bread malt and a strong sweet doughy yeast with a very noticeable note of elderberries. The taste was up front with a strong wheat presence and then had a big dose of berry flavor mix in and that was pretty much the case throughout the rest of the tasting. The flavor lasted an average amount time with the yeasty berry flavor only left for a short time on the taste buds. Mouthfeel was light in body and watery in texture with a strong lively carbonation. Overall a very fruity Wheat Ale, refreshing and tasty but nothing overly special...


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
oldrtybastrd (5002) - Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA - APR 14, 2016
Pours a hazy dark golden yellow color. Aromas of malts, a touch of honey. Flavor is the same as the nose, nice malt taste with honey like sweetness. Smooth hop finish, medium body with a quick aftertaste.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Sirmixsomewhat (220) - Paoli, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 10, 2015
Elder Betty is my favorite fruit beer Ive ever had. Its not like other fruit beers, where you think youre just drinking cider; theres enough of an aftertaste that reminds you that its beer to know it isnt cider, and its not overpowering with one fruit. I love it.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
hman43 (1303) - Pinehurst, North Carolina, USA - SEP 6, 2015
It is hazy light amber in color. The head is almost non existent after the initial pour. It has aromas of bread, cinnamon, and wheat. The flavors of bread, berry, and sweet brown sugar with a dash of cinnamon dominate the flavor palate. Its listed as a wheat ale, but it doesnt resemble any wheat ale that Ive had. If your looking for a unique taste, this one has it. If you are looking for a true wheat ale, this isnt it.

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
aumentm (452) - North Carolina, USA - APR 24, 2015
Put us to bed. This beer is going to bring it. It has a fruit taste and darker malty taste.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
mstrcrwly (1000) - New York, USA - APR 4, 2015
drank straight from bottle this past summer..fruity,wheaty,grassy..tastes like it smells with decent crispness.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sinfull (1527) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - FEB 23, 2015
Hazy golden color , medium-size white head. Wheat malt and berry in aroma. Light taste of malt with yeast and some berries ( grape?) . Easy-drinkable refreshing beer.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Brandon1989 (530) - Lewisville, Texas, USA - JAN 25, 2015
Pours a hazy golden color with a small head that dissipated quickly. The aroma is grapes and berrys. In the flavor, I pick up grapes more so than the berry and some wheat. Not a huge fan of this beer.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jeffbigD (134) - - DEC 21, 2014
Initial taste is a nice blend of wheat and hops. Nice fruit under tones that complement well.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
HeistAlmighty (1156) - Saint John, New Brunswick, CANADA - DEC 21, 2014
355ml bottle. Primarily tastes of wheat ale, but there is a fruity sweetness and sourness that comes through. Not cloying, but also not all that distinct. Didnt know what an elderberry tasted like when I started and I still really dont now. Would be a reasonably refreshing generic berry summer beer.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
katrinaez (1627) - norristown, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 27, 2014
Very fruity. Good taste for the beer itself and the berries come out. Could easily take this to a party and pLease many people.


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