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RATINGS: 683   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.68   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
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A traditional Marzen brewed with 2-Row Pale, Caramel, and Munich malts. The malts give it a hearty character and deep amber color. Tettnanger and Perle hops provide a well-balanced, drinkable finish prefect for Fall celebrations.


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2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
joshiez (48) - USA - SEP 2, 2008
Not a bad beer. Weak compared to other Oktober offerings.....nothing special here. Move on.


2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
OsuStu (66) - - NOV 23, 2014
12 oz bottle. Orange caramel color with no head to speak of. Lots of visible carbonation. Aroma is mostly boozy with a little malt. Orange rind, caramel, light malts. Very light for a Marzen.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
phranq (19) - - NOV 15, 2014
Very easy porter to drink. Lovely vanilla aftertaste that lessen the normally bitter porter finish.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
Sarlacc83 (896) - Oregon, USA - NOV 14, 2014
Bottle. A: Caramel color bordering on red. Thin creme head. Not much lacing. N: Biscuit, weird cheese off flavor, some hops. T: Weird combo of sweet, bitter, and funky? M: Prickly carb, creamy light body. O: Uhh...not close. A dartboard beer. In that they didn’t actually follow a classic recipe. Don’t bother.

2.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
GreatDane1632 (489) - North Dakota, USA - NOV 9, 2014
Rated from notes taken 2 Sep 2011 -- Drank at a tasting of Oktoberfest beers. The other Oktoberfests were way better than this one. Not a good showing from Leine’s.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
rosenbergh (7238) - Tampere, FINLAND - OCT 23, 2014
12 oz bottle. BBE Dec/2014. (Bavarian Bottle Shop) Helen, GA.
Clear copper colour with a small off-white head. Mild sweet malty aroma with some mild hoppy notes. The flavour is malt, some mild hops and sugary sweetness. Drinkable.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Slipstream (2061) - USA - OCT 18, 2014
Thanks to Greg, who has spent time in Germany, and says this is pretty close to what you might get there. Pretty dry for the style, with a little molasses flavor, and some sweetness in the aroma. Nice, and underrated imo.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
coachd (130) - Missouri, USA - OCT 11, 2014
Palate is surprisingly good; everything else is below average. It's not a rule that every brewery has to make an Oktoberfest. Hard style to pull off, I dislike many more of them than I like.

1.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
ADesenberg (630) - Ohio, USA - OCT 11, 2014
Draft: Pours orange with a light tan head....that’s about all there is to say about this beer. It’s boring...it’s bland... it’s not an Oktoberfest.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
spatenfan (26) - Wisconsin, USA - OCT 8, 2014
Poured from a 12oz bottle. This beer is barely an Oktoberfest. It’s all there, but in very small doses.

3.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
KamGoPro (103) - Texas, USA - OCT 4, 2014
Light body, hard carbonation. Easy drink with fresh subtle hops. Malty finish.


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