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Iron Hill Oktoberfest
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RATINGS: 43   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 26   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Brewed in the fest tradition, this full bodied, amber beer has a distinct sweet malty flavor profile. OG: 1.063 Color: 12 IBU: 26


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GenDV138 (1620) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - OCT 25, 2014
4 oz draft pour at Iron Hill Newark. Thanks to my friend Mike for the taste. Golden brown with off-white head. Aromas of sweet fruit, caramel, light herb. Tastes of sweet fruit, malt, caramel. Medium body with a dry finish.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
raymow (831) - Bensalem, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 7, 2014
on tap at Maple Shade - a pretty good Oktoberfest . It’s definitely drinkable. Not too sweet (which is an issue with some of these). Good brew.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ed5388 (2197) - Forked River, New Jersey, USA - OCT 1, 2014
On draft at Iron Hill Voorhees. Poured a clear golden orange color with a small foamy white head. Aroma and taste are much the same. Sweet grain, caramel, lemon, yeast, and slight booziness

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
EithCubes (5054) - New Jersey, USA - SEP 29, 2014
Tap at Lancaster, this one only 4.5% abv. Dark orange-copper with no head, nose is sweet with candy/icing sweetness and a touch of apple. Taste light-medium bitter, touch soapy; simple medium body with touch of rye-like spice, earth. Malt-forward.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Travlr (12986) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 25, 2013
Draft. Crystal clear golden amber color, white edge head. Aroma of caramel biscuit. Taste is fruity caramel.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerandBlues2 (9985) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - OCT 25, 2013
Tap at Voorhees. Pours clear amber with a small, fizzy white head, short retention with light lacing. Aroma is toast and caramel malt, earthy hops. Flavor is malt and hop balanced with a clean lager character and a sweet finish. Medium body and carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tcane7 (1668) - Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 2, 2013
Growler pour, courtesy of Pedro, from West Chester. Pours a fairly clean amber with dense off-white head and seafoam lacing. Nose of bread, caramel, nut. Sweet up front with a dry finish with a little more bitterness than a typical for the style. Medium body.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Leafs93 (1726) - Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 17, 2012
Pours amber with a tan head. Aroma is toast, nutty, caramel and earthy. Taste is sweet all the way through. Light bodied and very smooth textured.

3.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
closey22 (938) - Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, USA - NOV 5, 2012
DeeP amber thin off-white head; not much aroma; Flava is nice and rich and complex blend of malt, slightly roasted and hops and alcohOl; feels ri ch with a nice biting fizz. Finishes long and dry some grassy notes.
Earlier Rating: 9/25/2012 Total Score: 3
Flava and finish is the strong suit. Which is good for drinking a beer. Hint of toasty nutty in aroma but nice and powerful in the Flava. Finishes slightly sweet yet bitter and dry.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
pineypower (2527) - Pine Barrens, New Jersey, USA - SEP 30, 2012
Tap at Maple Shade. Pours out an attractive orange color with a small off white head. Aroma is of caramel malts, grainy bread, mild honey and some lingering floral hops in the background. Taste is much the same, clean caramel, grains, cereal, grass, bread, some honey and a light lingering bitterness on the finish.


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