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RATINGS: 104   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13/5   SEASONAL: Spring   IBU: 22   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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This traditional American Pale Ale is a combination of the finest Midwestern malts and American Hops, creating a refreshingly crisp, citrusy, and slightly bitter taste. Named for the Greek sun god, Helios Pale Ale is a great choice for those who like a lot of personality and individuality in their beer. Helios was given its name to reflect Uplandís commitment to environmental sustainability, specifically the installation of ten solar water tube panels on the roof of the brewery, which have dramatically reduced the amount of natural gas used to heat water in the brewhouse.


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2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Discgolfin (36) - - MAY 11, 2012
Pours golden, with white head...higher carbonation...some haze and yeast floating. Lacing ..aroma is light bready, cracker m as lt with hint of caramel and hops. Body good, astringent after taste...along with bitter finish.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
UDBeernut (2558) - Between JAX and SGJ, Florida, USA - FEB 20, 2016
Bottle from a bud. Thanks, bud. Out of the bottle watching Skyfall. The movie is better than the beer. Light citrus, light bitterness, malt sweetness that lingers. Drying. Medium body.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
edgallow (3477) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - DEC 3, 2015
Sampler pours amber with a white head. Aroma of malts, pine and floral. Taste is grains, caramel and pine.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
DWestrick (614) - Ft Wayne, Indiana, USA - JUL 12, 2015
bottle. pretty average pale ale. Nothing really stands out, expect itís better than a bud light

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Cybercat (4848) - Georgia, USA - JUL 2, 2015
Pours slightly hazy orange-golden with a thin pale buff head. Malty aroma is not strong, and has a fruity hint. Flavor is more hoppy than malty, close to an IPA, slightly bitter with just a hint of orange. Mouthfeel has average fizz and slightly thin body, while finish is hoppy and woody. Nothing special, but good for a party or chilling on a hot day.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
bubblehouse (1202) - louisville, Kentucky, USA - MAY 23, 2015
Descent but nothing special. Nice aroma and orangish look. Taste is lacking and it lingers for way to long.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
drfabulous (6178) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - APR 10, 2015
12 ounce bottle. Decent hoppy pale with nice orange pour. Some good aroma that is a bit bigger than taste.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
rumproasts (4800) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - DEC 2, 2014
bottle. deep golden with one finger head. very bland pale ale. i can smell the hops more than taste them. slight metallic off flavors.

3.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hartung32 (252) - Indiana, USA - NOV 30, 2014
Very solid Pale Ale. Nothing stands out as exceptional though. Smells better than it tastes but it does have almost everything you'd want in a Pale. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
miyauchi38 (1086) - chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 14, 2014
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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jefcon (1604) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - OCT 9, 2014
I really liked this IPA. Clean and crisp, with aggressive citrus hopping. Lots of length, good flavor, and a rich finish.


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