outlawskies (480) - Ohio, USA - OCT 12, 2014
1.9 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Julie likes it but I think it is kind of blah I am once again disappointed in brooklyn all there beer is overpriced
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joejames (461) - Jacobus, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 12, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle to shaker glass. Pours deep amber red. Two finger quick head, little lacing. Aroma of bread, toasted malt and light fruit. Taste is malty sweet, slightly bitter earthy hops. Light body, medium small bubble carbonation, clean mouth feel. Finishes bittersweet with notes of biscuit, toffee, nuts. Not the best for the style, but certainly not the worst.
Emeister84 (1983) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - OCT 10, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Toasty and fruity aromas. Clear copper-red with a fully lasting bubbly white head. Mostly dry with flavors of caramel, toast, and subtle smoke. Light-medium bodied.
floydian1 (1323) - FNQ, Australia, - OCT 10, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
355ml bottle with BBE 7/15. Copper brown colour with a medium sized beige-tinged white head. Toasty caramel malts on the nose and palate with a light floral hop finish and low bitterness. Medium bodied with an oily texture and average carbonation. A fine Marzen.
BrettTaylor (730) - Radford, Virginia, USA - OCT 7, 2014
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Poured from bottle into shaker. Pours a slightly reddish golf with 2 finger just off-white head. Aroma - biscuit and light caramel notes. Taste - lots of biscuit notes, light caramel and toffee notes and a slight spiciness. Finish is clean and fairly short.
Frank (3900) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 7, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
This is a tasty Oktoberfest for sure. It is copper brown in color w/ a head o fine bubbles and a nice lattice of lace. Nutty, toasty malts dominate the nose with just a slight grassy and floral character from the hops. A touch of sweetness pops out at you up front but this serves mostly to highlight caramel notes from the malt and it never reaches the point of cloying. This is a full bodied beer with mild carbonation which, again, serves to highlight the malts. It finishes w/ just a touch of bitterness and lingering sugary malt sweetness. I honestly do not tend to look forward to drinking beers of this style every fall but this one is something of a pleasant surprise.
sawbuck (601) - Round Lake, Illinois, USA - OCT 5, 2014
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Aroma of sweet toffee, breads, and caramel. Brown amber with a frothy tan head. Sweet caramel malt first. Off sweeness, slightly off putting. Bitterness next, mild. Finishes with toffee flavor, and surprising revisit from sweetness. Watery texture. Average.
DerWeg (1579) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 3, 2014
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
A rounder style Okt with balanced sweet and crisp malt profile, lean edge of hops and moderately full body. Not hop forward at all and no big lager edge.
johnnnniee (3604) - Bedford, New Hampshire, USA - OCT 3, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Harvest Market.
Deep copper color with a huge bubbly off white head. Aromas of bready malt with floral hops. Rich bready maltiness, bubbly mouthfeel. Respectable stateside Oktoberfest beer.
Garrold (3922) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 3, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Archer Road Beer Stop, Sheffield. Lightly hazy copper colour. Thin, tight, dirty white head. Sugary fruits. Some ripe banana. Light caramel. Taste is sweet, with a dried fruit tang. Fairly rich, smooth palate. Finishes with more of the dried fruit sweetness. Not my favourite style, but I did enjoy this.