Elder Betty | Magic Hat Brewing Company

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77
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1,155 Ratings
THE BROS
71
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Elder BettyElder Betty
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Magic Hat Brewing Company
Vermont, United States
magichat.net

Style: Fruit / Vegetable Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Summer

Notes / Commercial Description:
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.

13 IBU

Added by Jason on 03-28-2012

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
1,155
Reviews:
173
Avg:
3.35
pDev:
16.42%
 
 
Wants:
18
Gots:
190
For Trade:
0
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3.25/5  rDev -3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

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3.04/5  rDev -9.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

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3.06/5  rDev -8.7%
look: 2 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

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. It’s listed as a wheat ale, but it doesn’t resemble any wheat ale that I’ve had. If your looking for a unique taste, this one has it. If you are looking for a true wheat ale, this isn’t it.

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3.75/5  rDev +11.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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3.71/5  rDev +10.7%
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3.6/5  rDev +7.5%
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3/5  rDev -10.4%
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3.19/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

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3.5/5  rDev +4.5%
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3.3/5  rDev -1.5%
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3/5  rDev -10.4%
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3.29/5  rDev -1.8%
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3.75/5  rDev +11.9%
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3/5  rDev -10.4%
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3.2/5  rDev -4.5%
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3.67/5  rDev +9.6%
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3.71/5  rDev +10.7%
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3.4/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.5/5  rDev +4.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

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3.53/5  rDev +5.4%
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3.45/5  rDev +3%
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3.57/5  rDev +6.6%
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3.21/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

Elder Betty from Magic Hat Brewing Company
3.35 out of 5 based on 1,155 ratings.
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