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RATINGS: 611   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.8   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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This seasonal specialty is brewed in limited quantities. Beck’s brewmasters create the distinctive, malty-sweet, amber-colored brew so people throughout the world can celebrate the season popularly known in Germany as Oktoberfest.


JoeKnox's rating

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
JoeKnox (100) - Georgia, USA - NOV 21, 2004
Certainly the best Beck’s has to offer to bad it is just a seasonal drink.. rich color along with a great taste and sensation allow for Beck’s to keep their head up high with their version of Oktoberfest.


2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
kevinator (717) - The Colony, Texas, USA - MAR 23, 2014
Nothing remarkable. Aroma was of Munich malts with a slight skunkiness. They need to get away from the green bottles. Color was a light amber with a white head. Lighter palate with decent carbonation. Flavors were typical for the style, just lessened. Easy to drink but there are much better.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
1guywith_aboat (172) - phenix city, Alabama, USA - MAR 21, 2014
Aroma is lager yeast with some corn and caramel. Pours amber/copper with a white head. Superb thick lacing. Clean flavor profile consisting of caramel, yeast, corn, and gum. creamy texture with a light body. Fairly low co2. Pretty good considering who makes it. I actually got a six pack for $3.49. The tag meant to write $8.49. Suckers!!! My lucky day.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
rumproasts (2588) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAR 20, 2014
bottle. Amber with small head. Malty base, but still somewhat watered down. Not the best example of the style.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
radagast83 (4131) - Fairfax, Virginia, USA - FEB 8, 2014
Bottle. Poured a clear copper color with a small mostly white head. Aroma was sweet caramel malts, some earthy notes. Flavor had a touch of light sweetness like toffee, slight skunk and earthy notes.

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
NielsenRatings (8275) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - JAN 31, 2014
Bottle @ home, picked up at Wilbur’s Fort Collins. Pours a clear burnt orange appearance with a thin cream colored head. Some caramel and nutty notes in the aroma. Some metallic and corn notes in the aroma as well. Fairly sweet, mild floral hop bitterness. A bit husky. Finishes with another touch of metal. Very poor example of a Märzen.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
alecanaya (53) - Iowa, USA - JAN 28, 2014
I expected much more, and I don’t know why. Maybe I’ll buy a couple to make some batter for onion rings... not to drink straight out of the bottle

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
jerseyjohn71 (140) - corsicana, Texas, USA - JAN 23, 2014
could be better not bitter,,,,,,,,, caramel, spruce, citrus, lots of water ,amber, clear, tan foam, lightly bitter, light sweetness, inbev that says it all,,,,,,

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
HuskerTan (343) - Kearney, Nebraska, USA - DEC 30, 2013
Bottle. A- Grains, spices. A- Copper color, clear liquid, white head. T- Malty, spices, slightly sweet. P- Medium body, average texture, average carbonation, spicy finish. O- I’ve had better Oktoberfests and I’ve had worse. This one is pretty standard. Nothing to complaint about nor brag about.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
anthony850 (208) - Andover, New Jersey, USA - DEC 4, 2013
Tastes like a German beer,for me the best ocktoberfest. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
Ptw (15) - - NOV 19, 2013
Thought I was getting a German import but after tasting it, checked the bottle and see it was brewed in USA. Not the same. Pass on this. Just pass.


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