Normally released during in mid-summer, this year’s Helles Lager from Chuckanut Brewery saw a delay in its production. According to the brewery the COVID-19 pandemic was the root cause of the delay in the release of this popular and award-winning offering from Chuckanut Brewery.
Now ready for release in late-summer, Helles Lager is now available in 500mL bottles and on draft. Helles Lager is the Munich-style beer that’s served in liter mugs because you just can’t get enough of it! A beautiful, sparkling yellow gold lager with fresh biscuit aromas, and just enough Nobel hops added for a sublime balance.
Chuckanut Hells Lager Description:
Chuckanut Helles Lager has a well-developed bready flavor that rewards the drinker with a subtle, elegant maltiness and restrained bitterness. Brewed with a gentle, sure touch, Helles Lager is the “go to” beer all day long. Excellent with any seafood, salad or lighter meat dishes for pure perfection. Chuckanut Brewery’s Helles Lager holds 2 Gold Medals (2011 & 2016) and 1 Silver Medal (2018) from the Great American Beer Festival (GABF) as well as 3 medals (1 Gold and 2 Silver) from North American Beer Awards. This is the real thing, the beer that truly satisfies!
D.J. is a Portland, Oregon based writer that spent his formative years in the Midwest. With over 25 years under his belt of drinking beer at festivals across America and the world, he has developed a strong appreciation and understanding of craft beer and the industry that surrounds it. He can be found in any of the great breweries or beer bars that make Portland the best beer city in the world. His writing can also be found in the archives of Northwest Brewing News and can be followed on Twitter and Instagram at @hopapalooza.