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Sweaty Betty Blonde - Boulder Beer / Wilderness Pub

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BA SCORE
78
okay

651 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 651
Reviews: 304
rAvg: 3.44
pDev: 15.7%
Wants: 10
Gots: 23 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boulder Beer / Wilderness Pub visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Wheat Ale |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Quaffer on 06-06-2004)
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Darkmagus82

Virginia

3.18/5  rDev -7.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Poured from bottle into pint glass

Appearance –Pours a lightly hazed golden color with a one finger head. The head fades slowly over time to give a fair amount of lacing.

Smell – The aroma was heaviest of bread with lighter notes of caramel and some yeast. Mixed with this was a very light lemon citrus hop aromas as well as some banana.

Taste – The taste begins with a sweeter malt taste with strong caramel and wheat tastes. As the flavor advances the sweetness fades slightly with notes of a lemon hop flavor coming to the tongue. This takes the taste to the end were it mixes with yeast and banana flavors to leave a satisfying flavor on the tongue.

Mouthfeeel – The brew was on the average side in body with a medium level of carbonation. Both are fitting for the flavors but nothing spectacular.

Overall –Very easy drinking, but a little subtle and boring for the most part.

Serving type: bottle

08-04-2012 00:45:55 | More by Darkmagus82
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bumchilly25

British Columbia (Canada)

3.5/5  rDev +1.7%

08-03-2012 19:20:37 | More by bumchilly25
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reynolds2121


2.5/5  rDev -27.3%

08-02-2012 21:40:56 | More by reynolds2121
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chasmandocharles

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +1.7%

07-30-2012 22:24:20 | More by chasmandocharles
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dreis

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +16.3%

07-28-2012 01:36:04 | More by dreis
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WDJersey

Colorado

3/5  rDev -12.8%

07-26-2012 21:52:48 | More by WDJersey
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BeerDawgs

Georgia

3.93/5  rDev +14.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A 12 oz bottle picked up at Total Wine in Columbia, SC

A - a hazy blonde, with a decent amount of clarity. 1 finger of head and a touch of sticky lace left on the glass

S - Banana, sweet malts, wheat. Very nice aroma

T - Pears, bananas, wheat, with a slight hop kick at the end. Tasty!

M - Medium bodied, well balanced. High carbonation.

O - A very tasty blonde wheat ale. Excellent for a hot summer july evening.

Serving type: bottle

07-22-2012 01:21:33 | More by BeerDawgs
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KSather

Massachusetts

4/5  rDev +16.3%

07-15-2012 01:01:22 | More by KSather
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phishsihq

Colorado

3.2/5  rDev -7%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Sweaty Betty from Boulder Beer Company pours a hazy, pale yellow and is capped by a big frothy white head that leaves a good deal of lacing. Aromas of wheat, banana, yeast, lemon, and spice create a rich, and wonderful bouquet. The banana and wheat standout on the pallet, with the malt providing initial sweetness and eventually a slight breadiness, hints of pepper and citrus lurk out as well, very flavorful. Medium-light in body, this refreshing brew is low to moderate in carbonation. Refreshing on a hot summer evening!

Cheers!

Serving type: bottle

07-15-2012 00:25:01 | More by phishsihq
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Iheartbeer


4.38/5  rDev +27.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Crisp, Clean and refreshing. I will buy over Harpoon and SA. Certainly will suit the non-traditional Hefe taster as it may seem "light" to those more experienced palates. Also, checks in at 5.9% but doesn't taste like it. I loved the finish and after taste.

Serving type: on-tap

07-13-2012 16:00:41 | More by Iheartbeer
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Theorganizer81

Ohio

4/5  rDev +16.3%

07-11-2012 18:32:15 | More by Theorganizer81
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Stinger80OH

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev +23.5%

07-11-2012 14:18:58 | More by Stinger80OH
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dominic4beer

California

3.5/5  rDev +1.7%

07-09-2012 01:01:33 | More by dominic4beer
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bcsbeer

Florida

3.75/5  rDev +9%

07-08-2012 04:29:05 | More by bcsbeer
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ItsBeer4Me

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +9%

07-08-2012 01:36:34 | More by ItsBeer4Me
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Robeerto89

Mississippi

3/5  rDev -12.8%

07-07-2012 17:23:49 | More by Robeerto89
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JeffB

Pennsylvania

1/5  rDev -70.9%

07-06-2012 12:07:43 | More by JeffB
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leinie13

Ohio

3.5/5  rDev +1.7%

07-06-2012 01:13:59 | More by leinie13
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mtrain237

Florida

3.5/5  rDev +1.7%

07-01-2012 06:03:49 | More by mtrain237
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MargaretGelly


3.5/5  rDev +1.7%

06-27-2012 01:41:29 | More by MargaretGelly
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Arborescence

Finland

3.1/5  rDev -9.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Appearance: Ever so slightly hazy, golden, airy one finger head.

Aroma: Citrus, hops, mild. Not as fresh an aroma as some of its peers have.

Taste: Fairly mild, creamy. Some citrus and floral flavours, but it's a light variety of a hefeweizen.

Mouthfeel: Light bodied, smooth.

Overall: Fits very hot weather, as it's extremely light, but I'd like more flavour...

Serving type: on-tap

06-26-2012 01:46:28 | More by Arborescence
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crobinso

Colorado

3/5  rDev -12.8%

06-24-2012 22:03:02 | More by crobinso
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redliner8

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +1.7%

06-24-2012 17:06:50 | More by redliner8
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rydev24

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +9%

06-21-2012 23:56:33 | More by rydev24
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JuicesFlowing

Kansas

3.45/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Poured into a standard pint glass. The beer is a hazy light straw color. It looks watery. The fizzy white head settles to a film of bubbles and there is decent lacing. The beers smells ... sweet and floral, but there's something in the aroma I can't pinpoint. Something metallic and tangy. The beer follows the general pattern for wheats, with it's grainy, grassy backbone, but there's something metallic and weird in this beer. The mouthfeel is light bodied, but highly carbonated.

Overall, I just didn't like this beer, period. Everything from it's appearance to taste had something about it i didn't like. I also don't like the 5.9% for a wheat beer, seems a bit high. However I don't regret trying it and I'll finish the sixer. Just not again.

Serving type: bottle

06-21-2012 18:32:40 | More by JuicesFlowing
Sweaty Betty Blonde from Boulder Beer / Wilderness Pub
78 out of 100 based on 651 ratings.