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Brooklyn Oktoberfest was introduced in 2000. It is true to the original German style, full-bodied and malty, with a bready aroma and light, brisk hop bitterness. When Crown Prince Ludwig of Bavaria wanted to celebrate his wedding engagement in 1810, he did what any good Bavarian prince would--he threw a beer festival. Bothe the festival and the special beer served there became known as Oktoberfest. Brewed from the finest German malt and hops, Brooklyn Oktoberfest is true to the original style, fullbodied and malty, with a bready aroma and light, brisk hop bitterness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jcwattsrugger (11104) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - FEB 5, 2012
12oz bottle-pours amber with a light tan head. Aroma is sweet light/medium malt. Taste is sweet light/medium malt, 2nd spice hops.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rlgk (11026) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - NOV 1, 2008
Bottle. Amber color, creamy offwhite head. Malty bready aroma, some spices. Malty flavor, creamy, toffee notes, some hops. Nice floral finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
kp (10886) - Woodstock, Georgia, USA - SEP 1, 2007
Date: 11/07/2002
Mode: Bottle
Source: Ale Atlanta

Clear amber, whispy head, sweet carmel malt aroma and flavor, slightly cloying, hint of bitterness in the finish,
-------- /> Date: 10/13/2005
Source: ww

still a nice big sweet carmel malt flavor,
-------- /> Date: 05/19/2007
Mode: bottle
Source: tasting
Words: 2
Words: 5 to 2.9

rich sweet malt aroma with light earthy hops, rich malt flavor, lots of munich character, touch of sweetness

Aroma: 6/10; Appearance: 6/10; Flavor: 6/10; Palate: 6/10; Overall: 11/20
Rating: 2.9/5.0
Drinkability: 7/10
Score: *4

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Pinball (10869) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - NOV 21, 2008
aroma can’t escape me feeling it as kinda cellary or skunky. not nice. clear red white head. flavor is sort of the samne but with some more finesse.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Tmoney99 (10812) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - OCT 16, 2006
Bottle from Party Source. Dark brown color with an average frothy off-white head that was mostly lasting with good lacing. Moderate toasted sweet malt aroma. Medium body. Medium balanced flavor with a medium bittersweet finish of moderate duration. Solid drinkable beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
madsberg (10308) - Søborg, DENMARK - NOV 2, 2005
Bottled: Clear amber coloured. Brownish head. Sweet and grassy. Has some distinct malty notes. Light caramel and fruit in the background. Is sweet and malty in the end. Light to medium bodied.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
faroeviking (10289) - FAROE ISLANDS - JAN 1, 2007
Bottle. Light orangy colour with an average head. Aroma of malts and hops. Flavour is smooth with toasty malts and some fruitiness with a little lemony touch. Pretty good!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Maria (10169) - Thisted, DENMARK - FEB 1, 2007
Dark amber with a moderate head. The aroma is malty and the flavour is on the thin side, but does have notes of roasted malt, sweetness, caramel and a bit of fruit. The bitterness is moderate and the finish rather short. I don’t think this is up to the normal Brooklyn standard.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Lubiere (10139) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 12, 2004
Red copper ale with an amber head. Oxidized cardboard aroma. Very malty with some nuts. Cardboard in taste. Lighter bodied. (October 2004).

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerandBlues2 (9766) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - NOV 18, 2007
Bottle provided via trade with jrob21. Pours clear brown with a small, fizzy, off-white head, somewhat lasting with spare lacing. Aroma is heavy malt (toasted grain, nutty, straw), light hops (herbs), average yeast (dough, earth) with notes of wood and dust. Medium bodied, sticky texture, average carbonation, and a metallic finish. Average duration, light sweetness, moderate acidity, light bitterness. A tad husky and sweaty near the end.

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