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Munich Helles Lager

When the golden and clean lagers of Plzen (Bohemia) became all the rage in the mid-1800's, München brewers feared that Germans would start drinking the Czech beer vs. their own. Munich Helles Lager was their answer to meet the demand. A bit more malty, they often share the same spicy hop characters of Czech Pils, but are a bit more subdued and in balance with malts. "Helles" is German for "bright."

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 4.0-6.0%   [ ? ] 

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Name Brewery ABV rAvg Revs Bros
Weihenstephaner OriginalBayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan5.104.061,875100
Hofbräu OriginalHofbräuhaus München5.103.781,24991
Spaten Münchner Hell (Premium Lager)Spaten-Franziskaner-Bräu5.203.671,22492
HellSurly Brewing Company4.503.82892-
Paulaner Original MünchnerPaulaner Brauerei GmbH & Co. KG4.903.7284584
Löwenbräu OriginalLöwenbräu AG5.203.2774878
Victory Helles LagerVictory Brewing Company4.803.5774482
Hotter Than Helles LagerCigar City Brewing5.003.59655-
Summer HellesNew Belgium Brewing5.003.47601-
Aecht Schlenkerla Helles LagerbierBrauerei Heller-Trum / Schlenkerla4.303.95555-
Gorch Fock3 Floyds Brewing Co.5.203.65551-
Hoppin' HellesJacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company5.503.18520-
Stoudt's Gold LagerStoudts Brewing Co.5.003.9504100
Hacker-Pschorr Münchner GoldHacker-Pschorr Bräu GmbH5.503.67462-
Augustiner Bräu EdelstoffAugustiner-Bräu Wagner KG5.603.91421-
Bikini Blonde LagerMaui Brewing Co.5.103.640981
Schlafly Summer LagerThe Schlafly Tap Room4.503.49299-
Augustiner Bräu Lagerbier HellAugustiner-Bräu Wagner KG5.204.1729595
Longfin LagerBallast Point Brewing Company4.603.56293-
Summer Of LagerCisco Brewers Inc.5.603.6524684
Penn GoldPennsylvania Brewing Company4.003.7921392
Christian Moerlein Lager House Original Golden HellesChristian Moerlein Brewing Company5.203.47177-
Henninger Premium LagerHenninger Bräu AG4.802.9417373
Thomas Hooker Munich-Style LagerThomas Hooker Brewing Company4.803.9316895
Helles LagerFordham Brewing Company5.403.51143-
Blonde LagerRahr & Sons Brewing Company4.803.33141-
Helles Golden LagerSly Fox Brewing Company4.903.66138-
Hacker-Pschorr EdelhellHacker-Pschorr Bräu GmbH5.503.6512977
Rahr's BlondeRahr & Sons Brewing Company ? 3.34127-
NeuschwansteinerDer HirschBrau/Privatbrauerei Höss4.703.6112197
Andechser Vollbier HellKlosterbrauerei Andechs4.803.98119-
Helles Golden LagerSly Fox Brewing Company4.903.68114-
Mahr's HellMahrs-Bräu4.903.9711290
Trapp Golden Helles LagerTrapp Family Lodge Brewery4.803.84110-
Saranac HellesMatt Brewing Company4.803.55110-
Weltenburger Kloster Barock-HellKlosterbrauerei Weltenburg5.603.91103-
1516 Bavarian LagerOkanagan Spring Brewery5.003.29103-
Hacker-Pschorr Münchner HellHacker-Pschorr Bräu GmbH4.903.810092
Gold Leaf LagerDevils Backbone Brewing Company4.503.5599-
Augustiner Bräu Munchen Light Export BeerAugustiner-Bräu Wagner KG5.703.6294-
Andechser Spezial HellKlosterbrauerei Andechs5.803.8791-
LuxNinkasi Brewing Company5.203.7787-
Helles YeahJacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company5.503.4285-
Red Tape LagerJack's Abby Brewing5.003.7585-
Moosbacher LagerPrivate Landbrauerei Scheuerer5.003.5181-
Heavenly HellesChurch Street Brewing Company5.403.678-
Where The Helles Summer?Southern Tier Brewing Company4.603.8275-
Helles LagerRivertown Brewing Co.5.303.475-
Velas HellesSmoky Mountain Brewery & Restaurant5.203.2774-
Ottakringer HellesOttakringer Brauerei AG5.103.0870-
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