Hedge House Helles | The New Old Lompoc

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Brewed by:
The New Old Lompoc
Oregon, United States
newoldlompoc.com

Style: Munich Helles Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Spring

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Added by freed on 08-28-2004

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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4.3
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Reviews by freed:
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4.3/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

I'd meant to order the Munich Dunkel, but this was a pleasant surprise. It arrived with a bright white crown of foam and a matching regal golden body that had great clarity.

The aroma was suggestive of good, sweet malts and really was a bit of a surprise. Seeing the body, I didn't expect much.

The taste is stellar. Accurate, clean and done just right. Besides the crisp pale/lager malt flavors, there's even just a slight hint of a nice roast malt - almost a chocolate, which seems like it would have deepened the color. The delivery is quite smooth as well, partly due to a seeming lack of carbonation, but it doesn't really take away from the beer. This is described as an excellent spring seasonal, but it was a terrific patio pint as well.

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Hedge House Helles from The New Old Lompoc
4.3 out of 5 based on 1 ratings.
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