RATINGS: 191   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.05/5   IBU: 18   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bronze Medal, GABF 2002. A German style Golden Lager beer brewed with imported German Pils and Carmel malt and Saaz and Hallertauer hops. Golden in color and medium-bodied with a gentle, dry finish. (NOTE: This beer was formerly called French Creek Helles.)

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2.7
Underdogs88 (325) - New Jersey, USA - MAY 29, 2016
Acidic, sweet aroma. Appearance is a crystal clear golden color with poor head retention. Flavor has notes of cracker, bread and is acidic. Hop bitterness balances the sweetness. Mouthfeel is medium with medium carbonation. Overall, it's too acidic. Maybe too much acidulated malt? ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.9
ManVsBeer (10448) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 30, 2016
Can from Booths, Media City. Hazy pale golden coloured with next to no head. Has a bit of fruit in its nose, fused with lager malt, and some citrus activity in its taste alongside some yeasts.

4.6
Partizan_FC (1) - New Jersey, USA - MAR 14, 2016 does not count
This is a beer to go. Soupy, nice foam, lacong, crystal clear, everything you would expect from Helles lager. I have 7-8 different types of beer and this ine is always in the fridge.

3.2
HoppityHop (206) - New Jersey, USA - JAN 16, 2016
Nice example of the style. Flavor is biscuits and lemons, with almost no hop presence. Golden in color with a slightly malty aroma. The low carbonation makes it quite easy to drink. Great beer to have with pizza or a burger. You can have your double imperial black Belgian session all day IPA.....but I’ll take a beer like this, any day.

2.6
SarkyNorthener (4609) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 11, 2015
Can from cellar door, Sutton Coldfield. Hazy gold beer with small head. Aroma of bread and lemon. Taste is lemony, yeast and bread. Not bad.

2.7
jcartamdg (3436) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 1, 2015
Pours a light yellow with a thick white head. Aroma is vegetal and biscuity malt. Taste follows, not great

2.5
Ernest (7692) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - NOV 23, 2015
Can (BB Feb, 2016). Head is initially average sized, frothy, white, mostly diminishing. Body is light yellow. Aroma is lightly malty (toasted grain, husks), lightly to moderately hoppy (flowers, herbs), with a note of soap. Flavor is lightly to moderately sweet, lightly acidic, lightly bitter. Finish is lightly sweet, lightly acidic, lightly to moderately bitter, slightly husky. Light to medium body, watery texture, lively carbonation. Rather thin, watery, and rough-malted. Drinkable but not very good.

2.8
gsmitty80 (2130) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 9, 2015
Meh, pretty boring belles that is thin and orange. Decent hopping but overall just too weak.

3.5
raymow (1650) - Bensalem, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 20, 2015
can - nice golden color. Malt and hop flavor. Very refreshing. I’ll be drinking this again.

3.5
OnTheTrail (505) - Virginia, USA - AUG 25, 2015
Pours yellow fizzy. Aroma is full of apples, a most like a cider. Taste has more different malt notes though still sweet apple notes. Not much hops. Palate is thin, good carbonation.


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