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The Munich Beer Festival, or Oktoberfest, is an event of superlatives - it’s the largest popular festival in the world, staging in the beer metropolis of Munich. Millions of visitors from all over the world flock along every year to enjoy its very special atmosphere. For this occasion, Hofbräu brews a rich, full-bodied beer which goes down ideally with traditional Bavarian cuisine. With its deliciously bitter taste and alcoholic content of 6.3% volume, Hofbräu Oktoberfestbier is as special as the Beer Festival itself.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
foyle (314) - Wyoming, USA - NOV 22, 2014
In pint glass from mini-keg Appearance: pours a thick frothy white head that slowly falls with mild lacing. Color is clear light golden with mild streaming carbonation. Aroma: lightly toasted barley malt, grass & floral hops Mouthfeel: light and crisp with a pleasant mostly dry finish. Flavor: bready malt, a bit of vanilla, some mild grass & floral hops. Overall: not outstanding but nicely dine and enjoyable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
dirtyrat (44) - Bowling Green, Ohio, USA - NOV 21, 2014
From the tap. Good overall. Poured golden with slight white head. Medium body. Long finish, slightly bitter.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
MayumiH (348) - Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 20, 2014
500ml bottle at home. Much lighter than i expected. Subtly malty. Some spice notes. Clean dry finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Frothmeister (628) - Ontario, CANADA - NOV 14, 2014
500ml bottle. Pours a clear pale golden hue with a one finger white head. Malt heavy aromas with honey, light grassy notes, and a faint smell that reminds me of squash. Sweet, with grassy/straw-like malt notes, caramel, honey, and very light hopping that leads into light metallic notes, and woody/dusty malt notes with a little bit of a mineral flavour in the finish. The flavour profile is good, but this is most definitely too sweet. I’m not a huge fan of the style to begin with though. Half the bottle is more than enough for me.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Diabobale (276) - Vallata, SUD ITALIA, ITALY - NOV 14, 2014
Bevuta alla spina. Molto beverina nonostante qualche grado in più rispetto alla normale. Si presenta di un colore dorato molto carico, con buona schiuma, lunga persistenza e corpo medio

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
libertine (283) - rochester hills, Michigan, USA - NOV 13, 2014
pours a pale yellow. Aroma is caramel malts, hay, and citrus. flavor is not as sweet as i am use to in a Marzen. Lightly bitter and metallic. Finishes dry. Not to great in my opinion. Maybe im just partial to the American Oktoberfest.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
andrepintado (1909) - Lisbon, PORTUGAL - NOV 11, 2014
50cl bottle from el corte ingles, lisbon, portugal. Color is dark gold. Head is thin. Taste is light sweet, light bitter. Thin body. Aroma is malty, bubblegum, light metal.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
djoeye (2260) - Tromsø, NORWAY - NOV 10, 2014
Fine off white head, clear golden body, with tendencies of straw. Aroma; grassy hops, herbs, bread, grains, pale malts. Taste; pale malts, hops, grainy grass, bitter bread, herbs, dusty spices. Moves towards more grains and hops in finish. Normal on palate, medium carbonation. Standard märzen. Willkommen in wies’n... [50cl brown bottle, abv6.3%, 13.8°, B@Alko Kemi for 3€50c, BB14082015, T@höme]

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
OOKPIKABLE (177) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 9, 2014
Pours golden with a few fingers of head. A bit of malt on the aroma. Tastes mainly of biscuity malt. Refreshing. Just fine.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ejh8 (105) - - NOV 9, 2014
Phenomenal authentic Oktoberfest from Munich. Unlike American Oktoberfest beers this one pours clear pale yellow service in a 11.2 fluid oz bottle that is green so the skunking this is very apparent but when poured in the class the beer breed is the beer excels and you feel like you're in Germany. Found the bottles at Wines & more in Mansfield Massachusetts however Five Horses Tavern in the South End of Boston has this on tap. Cheers! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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