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RATINGS: 435   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
Finally, a Surly beer my German mother will drink. She says this one tastes like a bier from back home. Not unlike a Zwickel Bier from Germany, Hell is our filtered and fermented with lager yeast, American hops takes a back seat to the Pils malt sweetness and fresh bread aroma. The color is well... hell (Deutsch for light). It’s fiendishly drinkable, and you don’t have to sell your soul to get another.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bursprak (2366) - Aarhus, DENMARK - MAR 14, 2016
Sample @ Mikkeller bar, Aarhus. Clear golden pour with a frothy off white head. Notes of grains, light syrup, some light smoke and hay.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Klimaet (1748) - Aarhus N, DENMARK - MAR 12, 2016
Tap @ Mikkeller Bar Aarhus. Pours clear pale yellow with a small white head. Aromas of sweet wheaty notes, banana, citrussy, sweet orange, pale malt, light yeasty. Taste is sweet, yeasty, pale malty, light zesty, esters.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
saxo (16731) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAR 11, 2016
Tap @ Mikkeller, Aarhus. Nice head with good duration. Color is golden. Aroma and taste are rich fruits, malt, flowers, citrus and hops. Long bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
chrisv10 (15190) - DENMARK - MAR 11, 2016
Tap @ Mikkeller Aarhus. Slightly hazy yellow with small white head. Aroma is malt, hop, grass, straw and grainy. Flavour is malt, hop, grass, citrus, grainy, straw,, little sweet and medium bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Camons (10109) - Hasselager, DENMARK - MAR 11, 2016
Draught @ Mikkeller, Aarhus. Pours yellow with a creamy white head. Aroma of malt, grain, bread, hay. Flavor is malt, little sweet, a hint honey, bread, hay, light fruity hops. Medium body, average carbonation, light bitter finish. 110316

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
jbruner (3928) - Marietta, Georgia, USA - JAN 30, 2016
Pours a slightly hazy golden yellow from the can with thin white head that leaves light lace. Aroma of sweet bready malt and grass. Taste is more clean, minimal of anything. Mild bitterness, good balance, decent lager.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jmohno (1508) - Iowa, USA - JAN 21, 2016
Color is light gold. Aroma is bready fresh yeast, some sweetness, maybe buttery, lightly floral. Taste is same, slightly fruity. Pretty good hells. Sturdyer than I thought it would be.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jamesewelch (259) - Burlington, Vermont, USA - JAN 16, 2016
From 16oz can, gift from friend, poured into pilsner glass

Aroma: bread, sweet, like a pils

Appearance: golden, clear, frothy, white foam,

Taste: medium sweetness, lightly bitter,

Palate: light body, oily feel, average carbonation, bitter,

Overall: A very good Helles. Lots of Pils malt character. Nice light body. Very drinkable. Something I’d drink quite a bit of, if it was local or I could find it on draft. An excellent lager with some great taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hfmejias (1266) - Marshall, Minnesota, USA - NOV 28, 2015
On tap at the brewery. Poured clear, golden with a small white head and some lacing. Aroma of dough and floral notes combined with malts. Taste is malty, lager yeast and a slight hoppiness. Easy to drink, crisp and refreshing. Not bad at all.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Erzengel (7548) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - OCT 25, 2015
Man thanks to Chris! The beer starts floral grainy. Very easy to drink with hints of sweetness. Nice and round, Malty with a nice deeper body. Soft with hints of caramel and smooth malt. Moderate bitter in the aftertaste. Great and sessionable brew!

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