Archives: Style: Helles

Surly Darkness (2009)

December 8, 2009 by Aaron Goldfarb | 4 Comments | Filed in Brewer: Surly, Country: America, Grade: A plus, Grade: B regular, Style: Helles, Style: Stout

10.3% ABV bottled How do you remember how good a taste was?  My “normal” friends always wonder how I can recall what beers I liked and what I disliked.  How I can recall that a stout I drank in September of 2007 is better than one I drank in November of 2009.  And, you know, […]

Shiner 99 Munich Style Helles Lager

September 23, 2008 by Aaron Goldfarb | No Comments | Filed in Brewer: Spoetzl, Country: America, Grade: B plus, Style: Helles

5% ABV bottled Believe it or not (DAD!) there are quite a few 50- and 60-somethings that like my blog. One is my friend’s father, a venerable fermented and distilled beverages connoisseur in his own right. And, when my friend was down visiting him in Texas recently, he made sure to send her back to […]