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Van Helles - Widmer Brothers Brewing Company

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Reviews: 1
Hads: 1
rAvg: 3.77
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Widmer Brothers Brewing Company visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Munich Helles Lager |  ABV ?

Availability: Rotating

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Beer added by: Redrover on 03-14-2011

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3.77/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Widmer Van Helles - I had a pint at the Gasthaus. Served in an imperial pint, the beer is a hazy amber with a fluffy off-white head.

It has an inviting nose of fresh bread, malts and a bit of toffee.

The beer is slightly sweet with lots of bready malts with caramel notes. Hops add a bit of spice and balance. Beer stays sweet until 3/4s of the glass is gone. More balanced in the finish.

The mouth is silky smooth with pin pricks of carbonation. It was a pretty easy drinker and went well with my pulled pork. I would have it again in a heartbeat. Note the tap handle looks like the symbol of the band Van Halen which I though was kind of cool. (654 characters)

Van Helles from Widmer Brothers Brewing Company
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