RateBeer
Home >


Hellekapelle Artisanal Belgian Blond

overall
47
47
style
Brewed by Brouwerij de Bie
Style: Belgian Ale
Waregem, Belgium

bottled
available

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 161   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
HELLEKAPELLE from Brouwerij de Bie is an unusual pale ale with a straw color, hoppy aroma, light to medium body and clean malty flavor. It’s bitterness that starts in the middle of the palate and dominates through to the finish comes from Poperinge hops, wonderful thirst quencher.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
janubio (440) - SPAIN - DEC 12, 2014
Clear yellow colour, with a small white head and some lace. Funky smell of tropical fruits, spices, maybe clove or pepper, bananas. Medium body, carbonation good enough. Taste is fruity, spicy, some citrus. You think it has more alcohol than it really does. Very good.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
thanatosti (973) - NETHERLANDS - NOV 28, 2014
33 cl. bottle @ home, bought @ Hogerdijk, Culemborg Clear dark yellow with a big white head. Fruity spicy aroma with some yeast. Lively carbonation which works well with the pleasant hopbitterness. Unexpected nice beer.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
minutemat (1878) - Ford, Shropshire, ENGLAND - OCT 31, 2014
330ml bottle from Racine, Cassel. Pours slightly hazy gold with white head. Nicer than expected Flanders helles with an underlying yeastiness. Some mild hops. On the whole not bad.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
markoijelena (693) - Belgrade, SERBIA - OCT 20, 2014
Bottle 0.33l from De Hopduvel beer shop Ghent Belgium.Pour it yellow colour with small white head.On the nose white wine.Taste and aroma of citrus, bread,Belgian Yeast and touch of Chardonnay flavour.

3.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rdb84 (125) - NETHERLANDS - AUG 26, 2014
Bottle. Pours a Pilsener color, hazy / flaky sediment at the end of the bottle. Aromas are grass, citrus, koriander, cheese. Taste starts sour, coppery. Subsequent sips are pilsener like, but with a subtle bitter undertone. Little watery. I get a taste of sellery, onions. Some cheese in the aftertaste. Good substitute for a pilsener, quite refreshing. Would pair well with a fish meal or salad such as nicoise.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Alengrin (2436) - BELGIUM - AUG 21, 2014
Blonde session ale since 1994, with snow white, thick head and deep golden blonde colour with orangey hue, hazy. Citrussy and fruity aroma of pale malts, orange peel, apple, pepper, yeast, some solvents too. Malty onset with fresh sourish citrus, finish mildly hoppy. Make sure to get this as fresh as possible: I had a few infected ones too, with mouldy aroma and / or lactic acid in the taste.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
xejoxejo (1) - - MAY 11, 2014 does not count
...................... ...................... ...................... ......................

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Wim (2884) - Weelde, BELGIUM - MAR 30, 2014
ath home hazy white gold blond-colored body with a white head and a spicy yeast hops aroma a spicy yeast hop taste with a bitter finish

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
note666 (1144) - Eindhoven, NETHERLANDS - MAR 6, 2014
2014 - 03 - 06 330ml bottle. clear yellow colour. medium, white head. bit cardboard in aroma. light bitter taste. dry palate

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
kraddel (3616) - some beerplace, BELGIUM - NOV 16, 2013
Bottle at cambrinus Pours warm blonde , good white head Bit bitter smell Soft carbo Refreshing , but bitter , bit sweet . Some metallic notes , some grains . Very subtile so perfect for a start of the day


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 » 17


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50