Scheyern Kloster-Gold Hell | Klosterbrauerei Scheyern

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Brewed by:
Klosterbrauerei Scheyern
Germany

Style: Munich Helles Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.40%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by GbVDave on 04-29-2007

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Reviews:
13
Ratings:
33
Avg:
3.52
pDev:
17.05%
 
 
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Reviews: 13 | Ratings: 33
Reviews by clarknova:
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3.26/5  rDev -7.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

More User Reviews:
Photo of JonnoWillsteed
4/5  rDev +13.6%

Photo of RickyS
3.65/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Ciocanelu
3.25/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Clear straw color with white head. Aroma is really clean, just a bit of malt and a slight earthy hoppiness. Taste starts with sweet malt and a nice honey note. Finish is quite bitter and hoppy. Light body with crisp carbonation. Resembles more a pilsener than a classic helles. Crisp, clean and easy to drink but not very aromatic.

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Photo of Fatehunter
3.6/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Pours two fingers of head on a clear golden body.
The aroma is grains and a bit of honey.
The taste is grains to start, a touch of lemon bitter in the middle and a mild metallic bitter finish.
The texture is crisp and fizzy.
Nice.

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Photo of vpaul879
3/5  rDev -14.8%

Photo of drmeto
3.88/5  rDev +10.2%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 3.5

L:
-pours clear straw-golden with a fairly quickly dissipating head
S:
-really spicy,honey,floral
T:
-very spicy.honey,floral and faintly grassy
F:
-velvety smooth finish,medium carbonation,light
O:
-great example of the style

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Photo of GbVDave
4.1/5  rDev +16.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Poured from a .5l bottle into a 20oz imperial pint. Thanks to Iain for the hook up!

A: Pours a crystal-clear, bright-gold color. Lazy carbonation. Small 1/2 finger head that disappears almost immediately. Barely any lace present.

S: Toasted malt and restrained tart fruit. Fleeting hints of caramel and hops as well.

T: See above with the addition of bread crusts, and bitter, dry hops.

M: Dry and spicy. A touch of graininess. Quite prickly and very refreshing.

D: An excellently quaffable beer for this warm spring day. Extremely sessionable.

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Photo of BcCraft710
3.62/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of iftcoach
3.25/5  rDev -7.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of kojevergas
3.25/5  rDev -7.7%

Photo of windowside
3.73/5  rDev +6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Photo of rredshift
3.25/5  rDev -7.7%

Photo of nygannon
4.17/5  rDev +18.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of mytu420
3.69/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of jonb5
3.9/5  rDev +10.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

Poured a golden colour, small head, retained some lacing, clear. Aroma was slightly malty with notes of apple. Tasted honey, malt, grass and apple, finish was slightly doughy. Had a light body, soft carbonation, smooth enough to go down easily. Overall great value for the price (10.99€ for 20 0.5 litre bottles). Beer was balanced and refreshing. Would say it borders a Maerzen.

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Photo of Bigdood33
3.75/5  rDev +6.5%

Photo of WilstonOreo
3.5/5  rDev -0.6%

Photo of JCBears
3.63/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance: Well filtered straw color with a weak head that disappears quickly. Vigorous bubbles, active.

Smell: Fruity small that has some of the grains on the outside. Subtle scents not anything that will knock your socks off through your nose.

Taste: Reminds me of a beer like apple wine. With notes of the earthiness at the end. Unique how they can extract such a flavor from such different ingredients.

Mouthfeel: A bit watery for my taste, but another good after the lawn is mowed on a hot summer afternoon brew. Goes down quick but the taste remains:

Overall: Not a bad brew compared with ones I have had before. definitely a unique flavor and a good showing if you are out for something different and not just the old hells standby.

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Photo of jpuetz
3.73/5  rDev +6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Poso
4/5  rDev +13.6%

Photo of Brabander
3.1/5  rDev -11.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

I bought this beer a few ago when i was in Germany. What a country when you talk about beer!

Prices are unbelievable low for good pilseners. This one is best before november 2011.

Poured in my Struise glass the beer looks nice, not overwhealming. No carbonation at all, yellow fluid with a reasonable head.

Smell is with some citrus. Taste is a bit too sweet and very watery. I have had MUCH better German beers than this one.

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Photo of Moretta
3.73/5  rDev +6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Malt_Man
4.08/5  rDev +15.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Served cold from 500ml bottle into Veltins pilsner mug.

L) Pale straw colour, slight haze, lots of fine bubbles rising. 1cm dense white hide.

S) Sweetish Munich malt; hop odours are muted.

T) Quite sweetish soft lager malt flavour, very pleasant. Little to no hop bitterness bite.

F) Smooth and fairly refreshing. Not too fizzy and no bitterness in the aftertaste. Very easy to drink.

O) Another quality Helles; recommended.

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Photo of tootsMcGee
3/5  rDev -14.8%

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