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RATINGS: 660   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.67   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.


Bricks' rating

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
Bricks (594) - Delaware, USA - OCT 16, 2010
Nothing great. Comparable to a Yeungling/Domestic swill hybrid with some added spices.


3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
EyeAmBaldman (236) - Illinois, USA - SEP 21, 2014
Pours a deep golden amber with a one finger off white head. Aroma is sweet with caramel. Creamy mouthfeel with a nice bit of caramel and malt on the tongue. Flavor is good bit disappears too quickly. It just vanishes too quickly for my taste. Not bad Oktoberfest beer but I wished the flavor lingered a bit more.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Niko100 (2009) - Illinois, USA - SEP 19, 2014
Rich amber color; Medium slightly creamy body; Aroma of caramel malt, & light hops; Flavor of slight sweet malt, caramel, light hops, some spice; Decent.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Metalbeerman (2) - - SEP 18, 2014 does not count
Overall a good brew. Worth the taste. The flavor is mild and the aftertaste is passing. Decent but not flavorful enough for a great fall brew.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jeffbigD (16) - - SEP 16, 2014
Tastful beer. One of the better Oktoberfest brews made. Soothing and rich flavor that pleases the palate.

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
richp357 (1) - - SEP 16, 2014 does not count
Overall i enjoyed the brew it had a good taste but not what I expected from the brewer. Overall I enjoy many of their beers but this one didn’t meet my expectations.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
phaleslu (6517) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - SEP 16, 2014
Draft sample at Cincy Beerfest 2014 on Fountain Square. Pours a clear orange-amber with a small beige head that doesn’t last long. Notes of toasted and caramel malts, nuts, earth, straw, grass, and some muddled fruit. Light-bodied, with medium carbonation and a malty but light and almost watery mouthfeel. Pretty generic American take on the style, but not bad.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jerseyjohn71 (182) - corsicana, Texas, USA - SEP 13, 2014
smooth and crisp, caramel, bread, roasty, toast, nuts, hay, floral, resin, citrus, dough, alcohol, orange, clear, minimal head, white foam, light sweetness, light body, thin feel, average carbonation,

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
BeerandBlues2 (9704) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - SEP 12, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours clear dark amber with a small, tight bubbled beige head, short retention with spare lacing. Aroma is toast and nutty malt, dates and light earthy hops. Flavor is sweet caramel malt, light hops and bitterness, somewhat dirty and a sweet finish. Medium body and light carbonation.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
Maxbier (268) - Maryland, USA - SEP 10, 2014
Dark amber pour with lite tan head. Light malt aroma. Hint of roast caramel malt with dry finish lingering mild bitter. Disappointing.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Eberndt (176) - - SEP 7, 2014
Tan color with light head. Lots of malt and grain flavor. Very sweet with minimal hop flavor and dry finish.


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