Brewed by Schlossbrauerei Eichhofen
Style: Dortmunder/Helles
Nittendorf-Eichhofen, Germany
Serve in Lager glass


on tap

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RATINGS: 49   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.9/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Bamsen78 (5031) - SÝnderborg, DENMARK - AUG 4, 2013
Draught @ BBF13. Pours clear pale golden with small white head. Clear aroma of yeast and hops. Sweetish, yeasty flavour with notes of hops and malt. Enjoyable but nothing special.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hawanna (3072) - Freising, GERMANY - JUL 30, 2013
0,5 l bottle BB 11/13 bread, cereal, barnyard, herbs, golden, clear, frothy, white foam, medium sweetness, lightly bitter, medium body, oily feel, slick feel, average carbonation,

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
culchiem (3511) - Berlin, GERMANY - JUL 13, 2013
Bottle at Justinís dads. Clear golden with a short head. Aroma is floral. Flavour is crisp and sweet, nice Helles for a hot day.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
boddhitree (58) - Frankfurt, Hesse, GERMANY - MAY 9, 2013
Eichhofener Helles from Schlossbrauerei Eichhofen from the town of Eichenhofen. Color is golden but not as intense yellow-gold as others. Itís almost pale, has a large bright white head, too. Aroma is the same as above, very Pils malty with some bitter hops around it. The flavor is slightly sweet, bitter and a hint of lemons in the background all in one swallow. Up front is bitter-sweet, middle is maltier and bitter and a slight sourness, back is where the lemon aftertaste comes. The sweetness and lemon are strongest on the aftertaste, yet while it swirling in the mouth it stays bitter. Itís also a tad on the thinner side for a mouthfeel, but not drier. Iím not sure if I like this one as much. Youíd think all these complex flavors would add up to more, but itís feels more like their not all in sync. Overall, a really good beer, but itís both a tad too bitter and a tad too sweet. I can taste the lemony aftertaste strongly after I swallow, but sadly thatís the best part. Again, donít get me wrong. Itís a damn good beer! Just a little underwhelming after having drunk the Regensburg Spital Helles.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Bierkrug (2130) - - APR 2, 2013
500 ml bottle from the brewery in Germany. Pours clear bronze with a little white head. Aroma has an unexpected but interesting spicy floral element that combines with the solid malty backbone. Taste is light sweet with flavors of hay, bread and honey, the floral note features little. A little hoppy bite in the finish. Nicely crisp and clean taste, medium body and soft carbonation. No surprises in the taste but very drinkable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Russo (2012) - Hemhofen, GERMANY - DEC 31, 2012
Golden color with a nice white head. Aroma is hoppy some floral notes, quite spicy flavor but refreshing. mouthfeel is quite dry but with a slight bitterness.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Wanja (771) - GERMANY - DEC 24, 2012
Bottle 50cl. Clean and crisp taste, nice hops, fresh Impressionen. Thirstquenching. I like it....

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
kevnic2008 (11353) - Baden-Baden, GERMANY - SEP 21, 2012
Clear yellow with a fluffy head. Sweet fruity flavour witha lightly bitter finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
gunnfryd (14117) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 2, 2012
Bottle. golden colour with an off-white head. Aroma is fruit, malt, grass. Flavour is sweet, malt, fruit, apple, hop, grass. Medium body. OK beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
EithCubes (5618) - New Jersey, USA - MAY 25, 2012
Bottle by 9.12. More of that weird herbal nose, gods, what are they doing to get that? Pale crayon yellow with a bright white head. Body is light but not watery, thereís more bitterness here than in their pils, and the house flavor disappears somewhat in the mouth, or at least doesnít annoy.

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