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Sweaty Betty Blonde - Boulder Beer / Wilderness Pub

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79
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706 Ratings
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Ratings: 706
Reviews: 303
rAvg: 3.43
pDev: 15.74%
Wants: 10
Gots: 42 | 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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4/5  rDev +16.6%

jmbraxton, Aug 19, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev +9.3%

pma7779, Aug 13, 2012
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2.5/5  rDev -27.1%

TheBigBoy, Aug 11, 2012
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2/5  rDev -41.7%

MumboJumbo, Aug 11, 2012
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3/5  rDev -12.5%

westcubs, Aug 04, 2012
Photo of TheSixthRing
3.03/5  rDev -11.7%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Appearance - Pours a hazy pale yellow with a fizzy white finger width head. Poor retention, resulting in a poor, spotty lace.

Smell - Smells faintly of mellow banana and some grassy, floral hops.

Taste - Weak notes of banana and a grassy hop... saved by decent amount of clove spice. Finishes with that spice and a bit of coriander.

Mouthfeel - Watery body, with a near dead carbonation.

Overall - My buddy recommended this beer, and I think maybe he was playing an evil trick on me. Terribly weak from nearly every possible angle, this is not a wheat beer that I'd care to try again.

TheSixthRing, Aug 04, 2012
Photo of Darkmagus82
3.18/5  rDev -7.3%
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.

Darkmagus82, Aug 04, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev +2%

bumchilly25, Aug 03, 2012
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2.5/5  rDev -27.1%

reynolds2121, Aug 02, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev +2%

chasmandocharles, Jul 30, 2012
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4/5  rDev +16.6%

dreis, Jul 28, 2012
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3/5  rDev -12.5%

WDJersey, Jul 26, 2012
Photo of BeerDawgs
3.93/5  rDev +14.6%
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.

BeerDawgs, Jul 22, 2012
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4/5  rDev +16.6%

KSather, Jul 15, 2012
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3.2/5  rDev -6.7%
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!

phishsihq, Jul 15, 2012
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4.38/5  rDev +27.7%
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.

Iheartbeer, Jul 13, 2012
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4/5  rDev +16.6%

Theorganizer81, Jul 11, 2012
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4.25/5  rDev +23.9%

Stinger80OH, Jul 11, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev +2%

dominic4beer, Jul 09, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev +9.3%

bcsbeer, Jul 08, 2012
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3.75/5  rDev +9.3%

ItsBeer4Me, Jul 08, 2012
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3/5  rDev -12.5%

Robeerto89, Jul 07, 2012
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1/5  rDev -70.8%

JeffB, Jul 06, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev +2%

leinie13, Jul 06, 2012
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3.5/5  rDev +2%

mtrain237, Jul 01, 2012
Sweaty Betty Blonde from Boulder Beer / Wilderness Pub
79 out of 100 based on 706 ratings.