Scheyern Kloster-Gold Hell | Klosterbrauerei Scheyern

BA SCORE
83
good
37 Ratings
THE BROS
-
no score
Send samples
Scheyern Kloster-Gold HellScheyern Kloster-Gold Hell
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Klosterbrauerei Scheyern
Germany

Style: Munich Helles Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.40%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by GbVDave on 04-29-2007

BEER STATS
Ratings:
37
Reviews:
14
Avg:
3.58
pDev:
10.89%
 
 
Wants:
1
Gots:
11
For Trade:
0
View: Beers | Events
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
first ← prev | 1-25 | 26-50  | nextlast
Ratings: 37 |  Reviews: 14
Photo of thommo_nk
4.5/5  rDev +25.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Pours a golden straw colour with one finger head which dissolves quickly to form a thin film.

Honey and sweet malt on the nose, quite pleasant. Medium carbonation.

Excellent malt flavour, no real bitterness.

Glad I picked this up on my travels, the Germans are the lager Kings or should I say, Kaisers.

 306 characters

Photo of nygannon
4.17/5  rDev +16.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

Photo of GbVDave
4.1/5  rDev +14.5%
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.

 559 characters

Photo of Malt_Man
4.08/5  rDev +14%
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.

 433 characters

Photo of JonnoWillsteed
4/5  rDev +11.7%

Photo of Poso
4/5  rDev +11.7%

Photo of Evil_Pidde
3.98/5  rDev +11.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A: Clear golden pour with a large white creamy and a bit airy head. Slow dissipation leaves rich lacings.

S: Mild smell. Sweet malt. Honey. Some faint bitter hops, well balanced.

T: Sweet honeylike malt. Bready. Nice bitterness.

M: Light body, just true to the style. Rich carbonation. Short bitter aftertaste.

O: Nice one. A bit sweeter than others I've had earlier, but the bitter hops balances.

 401 characters

Photo of jonb5
3.9/5  rDev +8.9%
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.

 381 characters

Photo of drmeto
3.88/5  rDev +8.4%
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

 226 characters

Photo of mishi_d
3.75/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Bigdood33
3.75/5  rDev +4.7%

Photo of Chucker17
3.75/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of windowside
3.73/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Photo of jpuetz
3.73/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Moretta
3.73/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of mytu420
3.69/5  rDev +3.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of chebode2
3.68/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of RickyS
3.65/5  rDev +2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of JCBears
3.63/5  rDev +1.4%
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.

 807 characters

Photo of BcCraft710
3.62/5  rDev +1.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Fatehunter
3.6/5  rDev +0.6%
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.

 230 characters

Photo of Nyczj
3.5/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of WilstonOreo
3.5/5  rDev -2.2%

Photo of whatsgoody
3.5/5  rDev -2.2%

Photo of dcmchew
3.5/5  rDev -2.2%

first ← prev | 1-25 | 26-50  | nextlast
Scheyern Kloster-Gold Hell from Klosterbrauerei Scheyern
3.58 out of 5 based on 37 ratings.
  • About Us

    Founded in Boston in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.