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Urban Chestnut Brewing Company

Urban Chestnut Brewing Company
Zwickel Helles Lager

Category: Munich Helles

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 5.1%
90 Points
Gold Medal
Exceptional

Urban Chestnut Brewing Company
Zwickel Helles Lager

Category: Munich Helles

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 5.1%
Bright yellow color. Toasty, citrusy, floral aromas and flavors of herb baguette, Buddha’s hand, egg croissant, and honeydew with a silky, crisp, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a polished, captivating, medium-long radish and kiwi custard finish. A delicious and effortlessly drinkable lager.
Tasting Info
Beer Glass Style: Crisp & Light, Malty & Smooth & Mild
Aroma Aroma: herb baguette, Buddha's hand, egg croissant, and honeydew
Taste Flavor: radish and kiwi custard
Bitterness Bitterness: Faint
Enjoy Enjoy: on its own
Recipes Pairing: Fish Tacos, Chicken and Waffles, Goat Cheese
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A delicious and effortlessly drinkable lager.
The Producer

Urban Chestnut Brewing Company

The Producer
4465 Manchester Ave
Saint Louis, MO 63110
USA
1 314-222-0143
Munich Helles
Beer Glass Pilsner Gold.jpg
Serve in a Pilsner Glass
Munich helles lagers are pale to golden in color and range in alcohol from 4.5-5.5%. These beers traditionally malt-accented with subtle hop character. They are generally weightier than standard pale lagers though less substantial than dortmunder export styles. The finest examples still come from the brewing center of Munich and are relatively easy to find in major US markets. Noteworthy examples of this style include: Full Sail LTD 03, Hofbräu Original Lager and Paulaner Original Munich Premium Lager.
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