German-Style Helles

German-Style Helles Beer

German-Style Helles is a refreshing, straw-coloured lager that originates from Munich, Germany. It is characterized by its smooth, malty flavour and crisp finish. German brewers have been perfecting the art of brewing Helles beer for centuries, making it one of the most popular styles of beer in Germany today.

Despite its German roots, German-Style Helles Beer has become increasingly popular in the United States over the past few years. American craft brewers have taken notice of this traditional style and have begun to produce their own versions of German-Style Helles Beer. If you are looking for a delicious and easy-drinking beer, then German-Style Helles Beer is the perfect choice for you.

German-Style Helles Details

  • Color: 4-5.5 SRM
  • Bitterness: 18-25 IBU
  • Alcohol: 4.8-5.6% ABV
  • Glass: Flute
  • Temperature: 7-10°C
  • Color: Pale to Gold
  • Clarity: Clear to Brilliant
  • Hop: Not perceived to low
  • Malt: Bread-like

German-Style Helles Pairings

  • Food Pairing: Pretzels
  • Cheese Pairing: Chevre, Mozzarella, Brie, Gouda, or mild Swiss
  • Dessert Pairing: Apple Cobler

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