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Andechser Vollbier Hell - Klosterbrauerei Andechs

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89
very good

104 Ratings
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Ratings: 104
Reviews: 25
rAvg: 3.99
pDev: 11.78%
Wants: 4
Gots: 4 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Klosterbrauerei Andechs visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
Munich Helles Lager |  4.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Its head is firm and fine pored. Its aroma is pure and fresh from the cellar, with soft malty accents imbued with floral hoppiness.

Its light and soft body leaves a pleasant, tangy taste in the mouth. The mild sweetness marries well with the velvety bitterness of the hops. It concludes on a rounded, harmonious note.

Andechser Vollbier Hell is therefore a classical Bavarian Vollbier.

(Beer added by: BeerIsland on 11-18-2013)
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Photo of keithmurray
4.15/5  rDev +4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.25

Appearance - _ clear golden straw color with white head

Smell - herbs, biscuit, bit of black pepper

Taste - grains, biscuit, cracker, black pepper in the finish

Mouthfeel - Medium bodied, high level of carbonation, crisp and clean flavors

Overall - good edition of the style. A beer I will reach for ever now and again. Lovers of the style should drink this,

Price Point - $3.39/16.9 oz bottle

keithmurray, Oct 11, 2014
Photo of GreesyFizeek
4.1/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Bottle purchased at Nathaniel Square Corner Store in Rochester, NY>

Pours a very clear golden yellow- when the sun shines on this one, it becomes the most brilliant golden sun color. Looks like a glass of sunshine. There's a half inch head, and not much lacing.

Smells pretty nice, grassy and floral hops. Subtle but nice aroma.

This tastes great, and shows that subtlety is sometimes needed in beer. Crisp, bready malts, soft floral and grassy hop flavors, some fruitiness from the yeast. Really tasty stuff.

This one is light bodied, with a very clean and crisp mouthfeel, and a medium amount of carbonation.

Probably the best Helles I've ever had, really quite pleasant.

GreesyFizeek, Oct 07, 2014
Photo of barnzy78
4.01/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

500mL bottle
A 4.25 - very pale golden body with impeccable clarity, plenty of carbonation, white head dissipates to a foam fairly quickly
S 4 - grassy & spicy noble hops, yeast, tangy pilsener malt
T 4 - refreshing, biscuity, pilsener malt, yeast, spicy noble hops, lemongrass
M 4 - creamy and smooth, lighter bodied, a bit tangy, finishes clean and balanced
O 4 - very solid Munich helles lager - easily among the best in the world. I'd drink this any time, any day.

barnzy78, Oct 04, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.3%

NooseJustice, Oct 04, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +6.5%

DRBiser, Sep 29, 2014
Photo of Jacobob10
3.95/5  rDev -1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4

500 mL bottle poured into a 500 mL stein.

Clear straw color with a fizzy white head that dies down rather quickly. Grassy hops fill the aroma with soft bready pilsner malt notes. Clean lager taste. Light bodied and slightly sweet. So smooth and easy to drink. This is a benchmark Bavarian lager. Not sure if it's worth seeking out, but if you are a fan of Munich Helles you can do no wrong here. I could drink this all day long.

Jacobob10, Sep 29, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -6%

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4/5  rDev +0.3%

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4/5  rDev +0.3%

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4/5  rDev +0.3%

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4/5  rDev +0.3%

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3.75/5  rDev -6%

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4/5  rDev +0.3%

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Andechser Vollbier Hell from Klosterbrauerei Andechs
89 out of 100 based on 104 ratings.