Low And Slow: Helles
Westbrook Brewing Co.

Low And Slow: HellesLow And Slow: Helles
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Beer Geek Stats:
Style:
German Helles
ABV:
4.8%
Score:
Needs more ratings
Avg:
4.07 | pDev: 5.9%
Reviews:
2
Ratings:
8
From:
Westbrook Brewing Co.
 
South Carolina, United States
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Low And Slow: HellesLow And Slow: Helles
Notes: Balanced golden lager brewed with German pilsner and munich malt and Hallertau Mittelfruh hops.

18 IBU
Reviews: 2 | Ratings: 8
Photo of TonyLema1
4/5  rDev -1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

L: yellow gold color, nice head
S: slight biscuit and cracker
T: nice maltiness, slightly sweet
F: tingles on the tongue
O: one of the best American made helles lager I’ve tried

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Photo of dbrauneis
4.04/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

A: Pours a crystal clear pale to medium golden yellow in color with moderate amounts of active visible carbonation rising from the bottom of the glass and faint medium yellow + bright yellow colored highlights. The beer has a two finger tall sudsy foamy bright white head that quickly reduces to a small to medium sized patch of very thin film covering slightly less than 25% of the surface of the beer and a thin ring at the edges of the glass. Minimal amounts of lacing are observed.

S: Moderate aromas of bready + pale + grainy malts with a light amount of grainy sweetness. Light to moderate aromas of spicy + earthy hops. Hints of sulfur.

T: Upfront there are slightly stronger than moderate flavors of bready + pale + grainy malts with a light amount of grainy sweetness. That is followed by a slight hint of sulfur. Finally there are light flavors of spicy + earthy hops which impart a light amount of bitterness which slowly fades away.

M: Just shy of medium bodied with moderate amounts of carbonation. Slightly crisp initially with a clean finish.

O: Easy to drink with well hidden alcohol and a pleasantly clean finish. Enjoyable with the flavors and aromas that I expect for the style and just enough sweetness without having too much.

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Low And Slow: Helles from Westbrook Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 4.07 out of 5 with 8 ratings