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RATINGS: 514   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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Cleveland’s celebration of Oktoberfest dates to the mid 1800’s when German immigrants gathered at outdoor beer gardens like Haltnorth’s and Kindvater’s St. Clair Gardens. Our amber lager with rich malt flavor and noble hops honors Cleveland’s diverse cultural heritage.


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Timdogg (3) - Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 21, 2014 does not count
At crisp clean taste that makes you feel of fall great taste and easy drinkability ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
cmiller54hr (45) - Manitou, Kentucky, USA - AUG 20, 2014
Pours golden to amber. Caramel malts and dark roasted notes. Tastes of the same. Enjoyed in a turonis pint glass. Very drinkable marzen. Enjoyed it

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
kmccrea (18) - Stow, Ohio, USA - AUG 20, 2014
Golden colored marzen with a sweet aftertaste and mild hop bitterness. Excellent lager that reminds me of fall. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jefcon (1389) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - AUG 19, 2014
Very fine, slightly sweet, plenty malty oktoberfest. Lots of hops and a sessionable aspect.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
brutaltruth (1) - - AUG 19, 2014 does not count
This most excellent brew pours a fine amber with a solid white head and great lacing. Nose of toffee, caramel, and roasted goodness. Taste is up front caramel and toffee on the back with a light hop characteristic ever so subtle to keep it interesting. Aftertaste is almost bubblegum sweet with the malt profile and a great Oktoberfest session brew. Cheers.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
umich03jm (1973) - Flat Rock, Michigan, USA - AUG 18, 2014
Draft. Copper pour with a small foamy head that fades to a ring. Aroma is caramel malt with hints of dark bread and flowers. Tastes sweet and fruity. Kinda watery. Don’t like the aftertaste. There are many better marzens out there.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
garrison (773) - Cin. city, Ohio, USA - AUG 14, 2014
UPDATED: AUG 15, 2014 A fine Oktoberfest drew (close to being a marzen), that seems to shout "CLEVELAND" (the mistake by the lake) at me!

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
sturmthis (444) - Ohio, USA - AUG 8, 2014
On draft. Cooper color with one finger head. Caramel malt aroma. Sweet malty aroma. Very solid version.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
doubelknv3 (983) - Illinois, USA - AUG 6, 2014
Clear, copper, thick white head, and decent lacing. Floral, caramel, toast, and mild sour orange aroma. Medium bodied, syrupy, caramel and cereal. Sweet malt start, mild hops and sour palate notes. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
libertine (210) - rochester hills, Michigan, USA - AUG 4, 2014
pours amber with a white head. no lacing. aroma is mostly malt with a slight floral nose. taste is malt forward and the bitterness of the hops coming at the end. not exceptional, but not too bad.


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