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RATINGS: 40   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.7/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 22   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
Our version of an Oktoberfest-style beer. We named this beer for Rick’s late brother Bob; the person who sparked his interest in brewing lager beers in general and Oktoberfest beers in particular. Bright amber color. Rich, malty, and smooth, with a just touch of clean hop bitterness. If you can’t make it to Munich this fall, this beer is the next best thing. Bobtoberfest is released in September. (1.015 BG, 5.40%, 22 IBU, 9 SRM)

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Marheb (5019) - San Diego, California, USA - OCT 14, 2016
(Bouteille à Bottlecraft): Un mélange de pétales de rose, de cassonade et de mélasse docile. Une présence modérée de l’aspect épicé ouvre la porte vers une dimension supplémentaire. Superbe.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
nickd717 (4187) - San Francisco, California, USA - OCT 13, 2016
Bomber pours clear copper with a well formed one finger white head. Aroma is caramel, nutty, biscuit, and honey. The flavor is nicely balanced, moderate honey and caramel sweetness, mild hop bitterness. Medium bodied, very crisp and drinkable. Excellent offering for the style. The heat is on.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Bacterial (2871) - Twin Cities, Minnesota, USA - OCT 10, 2016
Picked a Bonner up while visiting The Hop Grenade in Concord, CA. I’ve had a couple others from HA and damn do they make some fine beers. Dark amber pour with a slight white head. Malty caramel nose. Perfect balance of roasted caramel, just a touch of bitterness and a dry finish with a full mouthfeel. Really good.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Capa (2767) - Kitsap, Washington, USA - AUG 31, 2016
Orange with a white head. Toasted malt, earthy hops, medium clean and bitter finish. Slight dry end. No caramel sweetness, which is nice. Very enjoyable. Would drink this all year. (2016 version at Horse Brass Pub)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
seehaferb23 (214) - - SEP 13, 2015
Our last beer of Oktoberfest night at Cannery Row Beer Club. We enjoyed this one too. They all very by a lot. $5 at NW Growlers from Sherwood. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BuckeyeBoy (6150) - Boise, Idaho, USA - MAY 19, 2015
22oz bottle pours out amber topped with a small white head. Nose is fruit toffee cereal malts and some grass. Taste is more of the toffee sweetness some caramel aswell and a nice light hop touch.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
bb (8572) - Alamo, California, USA - JAN 19, 2015
Bottle. Rich amber beer with a dark cream head. Mineral and light caramel aroma with light grass. Malt and mineral flavor with light spice and light toastiness. Medium bodied. Mineral and malt linger with light spice and light caramel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Prufrockstar (1995) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - DEC 21, 2014
Bottle, from notes. Pours crystal clear burnished copper; white head, small bubbles. Aroma of marzen: caramel, toast, biscuit, some fruit and toffee. Taste: clean, crisp. Despite malt-driven marzen flavors, not particularly sweet. Quite dry, with a short lightly bitter finish. Medium body, light texture, good carbonation. Overall: great!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
marcus (9231) - Sacramento, California, USA - NOV 17, 2014
Bottle from Star Grocery. Pours clear amber with a huge fluffy white head and a robust malty flavor. There is a hearty red malt flavor that is toasty yet crisp. Very tasty with a nice noble hop feature.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bhensonb (14170) - Woodland, California, USA - NOV 17, 2014
Bomber shared by Marcus. Pours orange gold with a large beige head. Aroma of malt, yeast and arguably noble hops. Med body or nearly. Flavor is lifgt roast malt and definitely noble hop. finishes a bit off dry, but it’s clean, and all the flavors stand out nicely.

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