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RATINGS: 1088   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
Bavarian barley slow roasted, caramelized to a rich, red amber color combined with the purest spring waters from the Alps, exclusive yeast and the finest Hallertau hops.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Calisky (1669) - ALSACE, FRANCE - OCT 10, 2014
Couleur ambrée sombre, légère mousse blanche. Nez leger malt caramel. Gout leger mais net de peau de maïs, notes houblonnées, petites amertume et petites épices, notes caramel. Pas courante, pas trop mal.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tania_nexust (230) - Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 8, 2014
Bottle from WholeFoods Piccadilly. Pours a dark orange-amber colour. Subtle and well balanced aroma. Warming malty flavours but light with a hoppy (for a marzen style) finish. My favourite of the Oktoberfest biers.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
tillmac62 (423) - Gaffney, South Carolina, USA - OCT 8, 2014
BBD 05/15 (Original Oktoberfest version). Clear medium amber pour with just a touch of ruby. Exceptional head, lacing and retention. Light nose of biscuit with a touch of caramel and an almost imperceptible noble hop note. Almost medium bodied with a nice almost creamy texture. Above normal carbonation with a very good amount of effervescence on the finish. The exceptional flavor profile is superbly balanced, complex and very flavorful (intensity). It begins with an effervescent explosion of malt - mostly biscuit over a light caramel sweetness. In the middle, a light hop bitterness and noble hop flavor predominate. In the somewhat crisp finish as the bitterness fades, comes the final effervescent burst of lingering hop flavor. This one just edged Ayinger out as my favorite import.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
The_Osprey (3241) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 7, 2014
Keg at Draft House. Dark yellow, pretty clear, highly sparkling, small foamy white head leaves speckled lacing. Aroma is sweet with syrup, horlicks and (mostly) liquorice notes. Body is medium, low-ish carbonation. The first thing I think about the taste is ’crisp’. Standard lager vibe with a touch of ash, tangy syrup, softly floral, maybe rhubarb. Decent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
wiosna (382) - - OCT 3, 2014
0,5 hana@ OPP. Kirkas, meripihkan, hiukan punertavan ruskea. Tuoksussa makeaa mallasta, karamellia. Maussa keveyttä, todella maukasta mallasta! Varsin simppeli, mutta hyvää. Jättää mukavan maun suuhun.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Kavu (2917) - Helsinki, FINLAND - OCT 3, 2014
0,5l on tap @ One Pint Pub. Pours clear amber with a high head. Aroma is sweet malts with some caramel. Flavor is sweet malts and caramel with a slightly hoppy finish. Good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
UncleKorm (1060) - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA - OCT 2, 2014
On tap, poured a clear golden hue w/ medium foamy head. Moderate aromas of malt and caramel. Initial flavor is moderate sweet w/ a light bitter finish of short duration. Tastes are caramel, light grass, and straw. Light bodied and watery mouthfeel. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ryrpat (210) - Illinois, USA - OCT 2, 2014
Can't be a German original would drink this all day every day. Wish I could get it year round ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jflopsu (827) - New Jersey, USA - OCT 1, 2014
Pours a dark clear amber with thick white head. Has a malt, caramel, hop and yeast aroma. A very malty and caramel taste with some wheat, light hops, and spices. A very strong body.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dpjuart (1094) - Indiana, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 30, 2014
Bottle from Trevor. Light amber to brown with egg shell head. Corn and caramel with a touch of grass. Light body sweetness from caramel, clean and mild hop grass notes. Nice.

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