Parallel 49 Bat Outta Hell Dark Helles Bock

parallel49_labelsBrewer: Parallel 49 / Bridge Brewing Company, Vancouver, BC
Style: Helles Bock
ABV: 6.5%
IBUs: Unlisted

Description: This beer is part of P49s Brews Brother Volume 2 set, offering 12 different beers that were the result of 12 different collaborations, and all inspired by rock and roll music.Bat Outta Hell (named in honor of the classic song by Meatloaf) is a Helles Bock brewed in collaboration with the fellow Vancouver-based Bridge Brewing.Company.

Tasting Notes: A nice first installment in the Brews Brothers pack. This beer has all the appealing characteristics of a Helles Bock. These includes a deep, rich brown color, and smooth and slightly sweet malt base, notes of brown sugar and molasses, a nice mineral tang, and a refreshing, clean finish.

Appearance: Dark brown, clear, good foam retention and carbonation
Nose: Rich malty aroma, hints of caramelized sugar, minerals, mild hops
Taste: Rich, smooth malt, mineral tang, hint of molasses, brown sugar, mild herbal hops
Aftertaste: Lingering sugars and malt flavor, mineral tang, clean finish
Overall: 8.5/10

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