Barleys Oktoberfest
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RATINGS: 15   MEAN: 3.42/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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This is a true German style Marzen lager, fermented with Bavarian lager yeast. We used hops different than any other beers we've brewed to date, imparting a continental authenticity. A crisp beer, yet the use of Victory malt gives this beer a roasty, toastiness that is associated with the style.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
ogglethorp (917) - Ohio, USA - OCT 24, 2007
Tap. Pours a copper color with a medium sized off-white head. Aroma is caramel, grain, and some floral hops. Flavor is caramel, toast, again some floral hops. Palate is medium bodied, medium carbonation, finishes crisp and semi-sweet. Decent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
edden (926) - cow- lumbus, Ohio, USA - OCT 21, 2007
10/20/07: On tap @ Smokehouse
Medium to dark brown body followed by a small creamy off white head. Some lacing. Rauchmalt aroma. Rich malty body which is very flavorful – spicy, caramel, with a bit of nut (and smoke).

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Darkover (1515) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - OCT 18, 2007
Copper colored with a creamy beige head. Aroma of toasted malts. Flavor of toasted and caramel malts.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dogbrick (8114) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - OCT 16, 2007
Sample at the Smokehouse. The beer is a clear pale copper color with a medium thin and creamy off-white head that has fair retention. Spotty lacing. Sweet malty aroma with a fair amount of hops. Medium-bodied with a solid caramel malt character that props up a moderate amount of hops. The finish is sweet caramel and malt at first with a lingering hoppiness left behind. Pretty good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
OhioDad (2493) - Hilliard, Ohio, USA - OCT 3, 2007
On tap at the smokehouse - Pours a dark amber almost copper with a nice white creamy head. Aromas of big caramel, and toffee, munich malts show through most. Behind that there is a touch of spice from the authentic german hops. Flavor is all malt. Good caramel and toffee notes. Lots of sweetness and just a touch of spicey german hops at the back. Good and very true to the style

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