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RATINGS: 1019   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.14   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Please note, this is NOT the Oktoberfest Märzen sold in the US.
Also sold as Paulaner Wiesn Bier in 1L cans


Braastad's rating

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Braastad (429) - - OCT 5, 2013
Golden and clear. Aroma has roast maltiness. Flavor is malty also and sweet.


2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DraftDodger (202) - - FEB 21, 2015
Copenhagen 1/11 2014. 50 cl can from Netto. Pours clear yellow with big white head which slowly settles. Malty aroma with notes of sourness. Medium carbonation. Standard pilsner taste. Nice balance between sweetness and bitterness with overweight of bitterness in aftertaste. Not very original - but solid.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
cervezadrinker (30) - MEXICO - FEB 19, 2015
bottle 500 mL. nice blonde color with almost no head. very tasty malt flavor, and yeah, mostly that... refreshing and quite easy to drink. nice

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
PauloAG (66) - BELGIUM - FEB 1, 2015
500cc bottle. Straw blond with white head. Very malty all the way. Tastes really Munchen. Very pleasant lager.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Foffern (1343) - Bodø, NORWAY - JAN 31, 2015
Bottle at Piccadilly, Bodø. Pours a clear straw colour with a small, off-white head. Aroma of pale malt, hay and sweet corn. The flavour is similar with more malt and hay, and some alcohol. Has a slick mouth feel, and a light bitterness. A balanced and quite malty beer. Not very interesting though.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
DrSilverworm (7649) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JAN 26, 2015
4oz on tap at the Lager House. Labeled explicitly on the menu as "Paulaner Octoberfest Weis’n" -- ABV listed as 5%. These guys do a lot of business with the distributor in question, so I suppose if any place in town is likely to have this beer, this place is more than others. Clear golden orange color.. Good thin off-white head, leaving good thicker lace. Very musty aroma... Bready, musty funky lageriness, touch of corn? Not very impressive, funky must is dominant. Lighter body. Smooth, kind of soft, lighter carbonation, slick texture. Moderate sweet taste, light to moderate bitter, and a kind of rough bite in the finish. Nope, not impressive. I’d have been very disappointed to have ordered a pint. Not too much different from macro lagers. A touch of burnt popcorn that I’m used to getting from super-stale NA macro lagers. Was the keg from 2014?

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
WABeerFiend (274) - - JAN 15, 2015
05.2014 best by date. Poured from a 12 oz bottle into a tumbler on 10.27.13. Smooth, malty, and easy to drink. It was ok, but I wouldn’t seek it out again.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jice (145) - Grenoble, FRANCE - JAN 12, 2015
50cl bouteille. Première oktoberfest Bier. Correcte, agréable, mais sans plus. A comparer avec d’autres oktoberfest bier.

3.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
markschiedon (309) - NETHERLANDS - JAN 8, 2015
Drinking from a 0,5l bottle. A grainy, not so special aroma. The clear golden beer has a medium white head. The taste is a bit watery, but also spices are noticeable. Easy drinkable, full bodied. Medium carbonated.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
magpieken (88) - - JAN 4, 2015
500ml bottle. 07/15. Pours a bright, pale straw colour with a frothy, slightly off white head which refused to disappear and excellent lacing. Very gentle aroma of malt and only a hint of hops. Light sweetness and light bitterness. Very clean. Medium body, smooth texture and just a touch of bitterness in the finish. Not very complex but subtle, well made and a perilously drinkable brew at 6% abv. I wish I had another one of these, as it’s not a beer to be pondered and dissected, it’s a beer to be simply enjoyed.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SarkyNorthener (2538) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 31, 2014
New years eve beer 2. Bottle shared thanks to s_hartshorne. Golden beer with small head. Aroma is a little yeast and malts. Taste is bready, yeast and pale malts. Some sweetness. Good stuff.


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