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RATINGS: 184   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.29   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Our twist on the German Märzen bier, we give you a Paso Märzen. Traditional imported malts offer subtle honey-like aromas with hints of Noble hop spice. The stars of this brew are the imported Pilsner and Vienna malts that offer malty sweetness that carry through to the end. German Hallertau hops add rich Noble hop character to balance this exceptional Marzen. This beer is 100% stainless steel and gets the name Oaktoberfest as an ode to our hometown, Paso Robles, Spanish for "Pass of The Oaks". True to Oktoberfest custom, this beer makes its debut in time for fall to celebrate the age-old German tradition.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
77ships (4135) - Antwerpen, BELGIUM - OCT 19, 2014
355 ml. bottle sampled @ Firestone Walker Tasting. Thank you! Bottled on 05/08/2014. Sparkling golden, almost no head. Light sweetish metal nose, faint citrus herbs. Lightly bitter herbal, metal, white sugar, bitter grass & hay finish beer. Light body. Not a very exciting lager. Drinks easily but nothing to get exited about.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
ElManana (274) - Scheldewindeke, BELGIUM - OCT 19, 2014
Pours golden yellow with totally no head. Aroma of caramel, yeast and malt. Taste is caramel, yeast, hops. Average stuff.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
b3shine (5558) - Indiana, USA - OCT 18, 2014
Draft to taster. Looks solid; a transparent gold with eggshell head. Smells grainy and mildly malty with notes of lager yeast. Tastes like it smells with a touch of caramel. Average on the palate. Not bad, but forgettable.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
trapped (823) - New York City, TURKEY - OCT 18, 2014
Draught. Clear rich yellow with off-white spongy large head, doughy aroma, disappointing yeasty taste, low carbonation, abrupt finish. Unexpectedly ordinary for Firestone Walker !

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
SG111 (147) - - OCT 17, 2014
On tap. Clear golden color with a creamy white head. Aroma is caramel, malts, sweetness. Flavor is similar. Light, crisp, refreshing. But still plenty of flavor. Sort of a spice character (cinnamon maybe) that’s subtle but there. Quite good.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
John25 (562) - Middletown, New Jersey, USA - OCT 16, 2014
Bottle. Clear yellow gold. Bland aroma and taste, very low malt for an Oktoberfest. Nothing special.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
conway (1493) - - OCT 16, 2014
Bottle. Copper/gold with little head. Aroma and taste are typical Oktoberfest but just oddly unpleasant. Not very good.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
wavers1 (907) - Notown, California, USA - OCT 15, 2014
Pretty darn tasty marzen, really nice flavor and finish, drinks well, i enjoyed it.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
dfinney23 (1731) - Houston, Texas, USA - OCT 12, 2014
Pours clear gold with white head. Nice balance of caramel malt and grassy hops with a touch of spice.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
crajun (974) - , Texas, USA - OCT 12, 2014
bottle to glass; several things going on just not sure it all came together... malt, caramel, spice, grass - should try again -


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