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Faust Miltenberger Festbier

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Brewed by Brauhaus Faust zu Miltenberg
Style: Oktoberfest/Märzen
Miltenberg am Main, Germany
Serve in Dimpled mug, Stein

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RATINGS: 29   MEAN: 3.03/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.98   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Zwiebel88 (144) - GERMANY - AUG 17, 2014
Hellorange und klar im Glas. In der Nase malzig, Honignoten und minimale Früchte. Am Gaumen Malz, Honig, leichte BItternoten, Getreide. Schöne Kohlensäure, Körper normal.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Wanja (618) - GERMANY - JUL 21, 2014
0.5 l bottle as gift... Clody orange-golden color, average head... Nice sweet and little bit herb hop aroma... Standard Festbier flavor... Average ending...

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 6/20
Erzengel (2645) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - JUN 20, 2014
Test „Sommer-“ gegen Winterfestbier. Farblich sind beide Biere in etwas gleich – Gold-gelb mit fast weißem Schaum. Auch der süßlich-würzige Geruch ist identisch. Auf dem Etikett des Miltenberger (Sommer-)Festbieres sieht man eine sehr bayerisch anmutende Festgemeinschaft mit Riesenrad und Kettenkarussell vor der Miltenberger Mainbrücke. Der Antrunk ist etwas würziger als der des Weihnachtsfestbieres, aber diesem doch sehr ähnlich. Auch der Hauptteil ist genauso wie dort würzig-süßlich mit dieser markanten brotigen Note. Dadurch, dass im Nachgeschmack keine so deutlich ausgeprägte Herbe vorhanden ist wie beim Weihnachtsfestbier, ist es viel süffiger, dafür aber auch bedeutend wässriger. Auf der Zunge bleibt eine wässrig-süßlich-brotige Note. Wenn das Weihnachtsbier schon nicht so toll war, ist das hier nur unterer Durchschnitt. Und besonders süffig finde ich es auf Grund dieser störend-brotigen Note auch nicht…
→ Weder das Sommer- noch das Winterfestbier können wirklich überzeugen. 6+10+6+6

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
sdmmb (851) - USA - MAY 7, 2014
Drunk from 50cl bottle bought near Bamberg. Slightly sweet dark beer. Enjoyable. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerhunter111 (7616) - Hasborn, GERMANY - MAR 9, 2014
Ins Glas ergießt sich ein goldenes Bier mit geringer Schaumkrone. Geruch sehr malzig, würzig, leicht fruchtig. Geschmack malzig fruchtig, getreidig, leichte Bitterkeit.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Maria (10164) - Thisted, DENMARK - JUL 13, 2013
It’s warm golden with a creamy white head. The aroma has notes of hay, grain, fruit and a hint of celluloses. The flavor is light to moderately sweet with notes of sweet hay, grain, fruit, a touch of caramel and the finish is slightly dry with a more clear caramel at the very end. Nice festbier.

4.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Hanuta06 (327) - Washington, USA - APR 29, 2013
Serving: from bottle purchased at Allendörfer. Aroma: lightly malty. Appearance: average-sized, foamy, white, initial head with no lacing and fully diminishing longevity. Hazy, medium-yellow body. Taste: lightly sweet initial flavor and lighty sweet and citrusy finish with short duration. Palate: light body, watery texture and lively carbonation. Overall: Excellent. Great flavor and easy to drink.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BlackHaddock (3797) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - NOV 12, 2012
Half-litre flip-top bottle (BBD 24 Jan 2013) poured into an Abbot Ale glass tankard @ home on 12 Nov 2012. The bottle was one of many different beers picked up at the excellent beer shop called ’Bier und Weinbrand Ecke’ in Wuerselen: a kind of suburb of Aachen. Bright, light amber body with a full head of white foaming bubbles on top: plenty of carbonisation bubbles rising through the body, looked good. The nose isn’t strong: mild notes of sweet molasses, hop fruitiness and traces of honey, the latter only as the beer warms a little in the glass. The taste is semi-malt sweet, again with honey arriving as the beer warmed. This is just about the sweetest Marzen I’ve ever tasted, but I liked it. Might be a bit thin body wise but it is easy to drink and I would have happily had another and another if I’d bought more than one bottle.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kevnic2008 (8130) - Baden-Baden, GERMANY - JUL 22, 2012
Pours a somewhat amber color, aroma and taste of sweet malts. This is ok.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Bov (9552) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - NOV 25, 2011
courtesy of fiulijn - pale and bright golden beer under a huge and persistent creamy white head; aroma of pear and slightly rancid milk; medium-bodied and rounded, clean palate; low bitterness, malty and gently fruity finish - dubious


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