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Helm's Brewing Co.

Not Rated.
Helm's Brewing Co.Helm's Brewing Co.
BEER AVG
3.81/5
Based on:
21 Beers
20 Reviews
Place Score: -
Reviews: 1
Visits: 15
rAvg: 2.11
pDev: n/a
Taps: --
Bottles: --
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: Y
[ Brewery, Bar ]

5640 Kearny Mesa Rd, Suite C/N
San Diego, California, 92111
United States
phone: (858) 384-2772

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @helmsbrewingco

Notes:
Place added by: Jason on 11-12-2012

No notes at this time.
Place: Reviews & Ratings
Reviews: 1 | Visits: 15
Photo of DianeMB
2.11/5  rDev n/a
vibe: 2 | quality: 1.5 | service: 3 | selection: 2

I am a huge fan of red IPAs. Lagunitas Lucky 13 was my all time favorite (now discontinued although I have no idea how they could have dc'd such an amazing red IPA), followed by Green Flash Hop Head Red, Sam Adams Tazman, and Sierra Nevada Flipside ans Celebration. I just tried Hop the RIPA for the second time and it's time to put this one in its grave.
The first time we tried it, the second we flipped the top off foam erupted out of the top - and it kept going... We lost so much of the beer itself because the foam never stopped. One year later, forgetting we had already tried and nixed this beer, we bought it again. And sure enough - the foam poured out the second we opened the bottle, there came the foam. We actually had to crush some GasX into the bottle to halt the foam! What a waste of what could have been a good beer. Don't waste your money. (864 characters)

Helm's Brewing Co. in San Diego, CA
- out of 100 based on 1 ratings.