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A super-premium lager with a reddish color, a toasty malt character and dry taste of hops. The beer made famous by the Munich Oktoberfest.

Steve2256's rating

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Steve2256 (15) - Lathrup Village, Michigan, USA - OCT 8, 2012
Nothing too special with the aroma. Nice brown color with a off white foamy head. Hints of spice, fair amount of carbonation and just a tad of a bitter finish. In short, a drinkable beer, but I prefer Sam's Octoberfest. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sudomorph (783) - Barrie, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 10, 2015
12oz bottle. Pours a hazy, caramel with a half finger, white head. Aroma has notes of grain, fruity esters, lager yeast, and sweet caramel. Taste matches the aroma. Grain, traditional hops, and a short aftertaste. Medium body and carbonation. Clean in the mouth with a refreshing, easy drinking texture. Overall pretty standard but refreshing.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Motobashi (106) - Windsor, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 7, 2015
Bottle from Frankenmuth. Pour a hazy apricot colour. Lively carbonation. A thin tan head. moderate lacing. Carmel, slightly metallic aroma. Sweet, light. A tough of bitterness. Not bad.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
chucklemation (646) - Pontiac, Michigan, USA - DEC 24, 2014
Pours a light copper with a thick white head that quickly disappears. Aroma is sweet caramel, bread, and toasted malts. Flavor is similar, though it’s very thin. Not much going on...a bit watered down. Bland...meh.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
lukedarock (233) - Howell, Michigan, USA - OCT 17, 2014
Not a bad beer very average is a good explanation but it’s not quite enough to really excite you’re pallet

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
deyholla (7450) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - OCT 12, 2014
On tap. Pours a clear amber with a grayish brown head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma has lots of bread and light grain notes with a hint of biscuit. Flavor has lots of bread with a touch of sweet grain and hay underlying.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bpar73 (577) - Bellaire, Michigan, USA - MAR 26, 2014
Bottle. Pours with a white head. Malt, hops, and a bit of dankness in the aroma and taste. Not bad at all.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
rumproasts (3553) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAR 23, 2014
bottle. amber with small head. medium malt body with some caramel and nuttiness. mild hop bite. decent.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
hubermi12 (14) - - FEB 11, 2014
As someone who likes Oktoberfest’s in general, this is one of my favorites. Great taste and very drinkable.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
tectactoe (2851) - Michigan, USA - JAN 9, 2014
UPDATED: NOV 9, 2014 Bottle: Thanks, Jeff! Slighted muddled orange & light copper body; lackluster gray foam on top is gone in under a minute. Aroma has notes of sweet caramel & Munich malts, red apple, & light hints of plum. Kind of one dimension, would like more toasted, bread aromas. Flavor is the same, kind of thin & a little watered down. More toasty bread in the flavor, though... Light caramel malt sweetness, spice, apple, faint grape notes, & some spicy hoppage in the finish. Not bad, but a little bland, not much happening.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
firstsip (552) - Michigan, USA - SEP 21, 2013
Probably the best beer FB puts out. Caramely amber color. Good, balanced charred malt. Great creamy mouthfeel.

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