BVery (9483) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - OCT 5, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap at the brewpub. Slightly hazy orange pour with a nice coating white head. Caramel malt, sweet candied sugars, and some autumn spice in this one. Excellent Octoberfest.
portableparty (2279) - Blaine, Minnesota, USA - OCT 19, 2011
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at Barley Johns. Pours copper orange with a soapy kahki head that fades to a thin film. Aroma has malt and a breadiness with a faint sweet spice. Taste is spice and bread (rye) with the traditional october spices. Palate is medium and sticky with a chaulky dry finish.
bluemooner (657) - East Bethel, Minnesota, USA - OCT 2, 2010
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours a hazy orange with a thin white head. Aroma is malty with some hops. Flavor is very much sweet caramel malts with some fruitiness and hops. Alcohol is mostly masked. Medium body with medium carbonation. A very good brew.
Skyview (5538) - Papoose Jct, Minnesota, USA - DEC 28, 2007
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Sampled during ABR ’07 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Pours a semi-clear golden pale brew with a thin off-white head that has some good retention and lacing. Aroma of sweetened caramel malt and flowery hop character. Taste is medium bodied, very light carbonation with flavors of biscuit and caramel malt with a touch of sweet candi sugar. Finish is quite malty with some flowery hop character.
BDR (2534) - Roseville, Minnesota, USA - OCT 31, 2007
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
ABR 2007. Gold color with faint head. Solid roasted malt nose with a little hops. Similar taste and one of the more full bodied Oktoberfests this year.
tyler_mn (1475) - SLP, Minnesota, USA - OCT 13, 2007
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Draft at the brewpub. Sweet, toasted, biscuity malt aroma. Pours a nice copper with a small head. Decent lacing. Toasted malt, slightly sweet with some nice grassy hops on the finish. Medium bodied. Good Oktoberfest.
joebrew (608) - Farewell Minny; Hello Puyallup, Washington, USA - OCT 6, 2007
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
This is easily the best oktoberfest I have had this year! Great job Colin. Pours a nice deep golden with a small wispy head. Nice sweet roasted malt and a light floral hoppiness on the nose. Great creamy mouthfeel with a good dose of roasted malt. Great beer.
undsioux7 (871) - Eden Prairie, Minnesota, USA - OCT 2, 2007
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
This is one of the better oktoberfests that I have had. There grainy taste that is in there beers works well with this one.
incutrav (577) - Woodbury, Minnesota, USA - OCT 1, 2007
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pretty good, easy drinking o fest. One of the most un offensive brews I had at ABR. nothing to exciting happening, but very drinkable
Nuffield (4049) - Roseville, Minnesota, USA - OCT 31, 2006
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Extremely fruity, orange nose. Golden/amber. Deep resinous grape. Extremely drinkable, smooth, vigorous. Nice. (on tap at Barley Johns)