elder

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elder

noun adult, advanced in years, ancestor, ancient, antiquated, antique, archaic, early, elderly, matured, older man, older woman, one of the older generation, original, senior, senior citizen, superannuated, veteran, vintage
Associated concepts: elder care, medicare, social security
See also: adult, predecessor, primogenitor
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It's fermented using champagne yeast, as well as the more usual malted barley and hops, flavoured further with the addition of elder flowers and berries.
Especially in a farming community people want to know where the beef has come from and if you can incorporate that with the fact that the elder flowers come from a nearby field, then it widens the whole picture.