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RATINGS: 110   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.94   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 192   ABV: 6.4%
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Octoberfest, a German tradition that celebrates harvest. Now Atwater carries on the tradition with our own special lager "Blocktoberfest". Brewed with 100% German malt for a rich taste and amber color.


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2.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
vogt5059 (30) - Michigan, USA - SEP 8, 2012
Poured out of a bottle Small white head Pleasant malty sweet aroma Medium amber in color Taste is malty at the start and slightly bitter and astringent on the finish with a off putting aftertaste ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
N3lson1 (221) - Long Valley, New Jersey, USA - OCT 23, 2014
Drank from a pint poured from a twelve ounce bottle purchased from Wegmans. Aromas of sweet malts. Pours a reddish, amber with a little bit of head and a small amount of carbonation. Decent sweetness in the beginning leaving an odd bitter finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jsmerig (1260) - Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 17, 2014
Pours a clear dark brown with a frothy head. Aroma of sourdough bread. Taste of syrupy dark malts. Sweet up front followed by a sharp bitterness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
firstsip (462) - Michigan, USA - OCT 11, 2014
Tap. Dark red. Nice lingering head. Nose is very "beer." Tastes of good hearty charred malts, sweet caramel. Great oktoberfest.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
emacgee (4054) - Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA - SEP 26, 2014
Pours a soft and translucent copper brown with two fingers of tan head. Nose is malt forward with some appley acetaldehyde notes, malt forward, not too nuanced. Some toasty notes and caramelish sweetness. Rough on the edges. Some biscuity/toasty malt notes in the flavor. Meh

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 4/20
tectactoe (2042) - Michigan, USA - SEP 18, 2014
UPDATED: SEP 24, 2014 Bottle: Deep brown, slightly red & mahogany body with a beige-gray head that settles quickly; mild lacing. Aroma of tomato soup, creamed corn, toasted bread, sweet malts.... What? Taste is equally perplexing with a strong stewed tomato & vegetal flavor. Peppery malts, toast, nuts, & a stale yeast aftertaste. Medium bodied. Leave it to Atwater to butcher basically every style of beer.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
puboflyons (2173) - Allenstown, New Hampshire, USA - AUG 9, 2014
From the 12 fl. oz. bottle with a clipped off date of March 2015. Handsome medium amber pour with a big off-white head. The aroma is generally subtle but I pick up some sweet malts and a nutty character more associated with a brown ale. Hops are distant. Medium body. The flavor is more akin to a sweet brown ale than what I expect from an Oktoberfest. Certainly I get malts but they are nutty malts. This would be a great brown ale but as an Oktoberfest it is only above average.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
tmongoose (1333) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - AUG 6, 2014
12oz bottle shared. Pours a bright amber color with off white head. Aroma is medium to heavy malt. Flavor is malt and some caramel. Minor hop presence on the end. Decent for what it is.

2.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
gsmitty80 (1828) - Washington DC, USA - APR 25, 2014
Pretty terrible October or whatever it wants to be. Very thick and sweet not much else going on.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (35220) - VestJylland, DENMARK - DEC 23, 2013
Clear zedium orange amber colour with a small average, frothy, good lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, light bread. Flavour is moderate sweet and light light bitter with a long duration, sweet malt, nutty, caramel, bread notes. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20131111]

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Camons (6104) - Hasselager, DENMARK - NOV 11, 2013
Dark golden with a small offwhite head. Aroma of malt, light caramel, wood, light grassy. Flavor is malt, caramel, wood, grassy hops. Medium body, soft carbonation. 111113


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