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RATINGS: 954   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.34   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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This beer is sold as Paulaner Oktoberfest Märzen on the US market.


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3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
elektrikjester (90) - Marietta, Georgia, USA - OCT 8, 2010
Pours a golden amber, with a pillowy head that dissipates to a bit of foam and moderate lacing. Aroma of toasted malts and some hoppiness--very crisp. Taste is rather restrained. A bit of grass and citrus and some mild hop bitterness. A very lively mouthfeel--sharp carbonation. In sum, a good marzen, but ultimately, I think this one has a better texture than taste.


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Nate (3727) - Indiana, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 15, 2014
On tap at the Coney. Clean aroma, malty with some biscuit. Light neutral fruit and mild hop character. Coppery amber clear with off white lacing head. Medium body with medium-high carbonation. Starts moderately malty with light biscuit and nice level of noble hops. Clean sweet finish with smooth nutty after. Clean and refreshing.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
trapped (780) - New York City, TURKEY - SEP 12, 2014
Bottle Dark amber color with small white foamy head, caramel like aroma, high carbonation, slightly sweet roasted malt taste, longish finish, smoky aftertaste. Nice brew.

2.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
fidemaster (282) - Naperville, Illinois, USA - SEP 11, 2014
I was expecting it to be a lot better. Pale orange color. Nice biscuits baking aroma. Has a very light mouthful, and very watery. Slightly sweet, with a slight malty taste. Just a bit disappointing.

3.1
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
tbopslt (347) - New York, USA - SEP 11, 2014
On tap at BWW. Hazy dark amber pour. Thick head. Very little aroma. Slight bite to the taste, a little bitter ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
revolution2718 (229) - New Jersey, USA - SEP 9, 2014
Pours dark amber brown with a finger of head. Nose is distinct german style lager yeast, nutty, a touch metallic, brown sugar, dark malts. Taste matches nose, Marzen lager yeast, very nutty, bready, decent body. Overall I like it, but it's not up there with the best in the style. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Carlisle (22) - Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 8, 2014
Labeled as Paulaner Oktoberfest Märzen (U.S.A.). Copper color. Sweet, toasty malt up front. Sweet, mildly bitter finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
WillRunForBeer (669) - Massachusetts, USA - SEP 6, 2014
Draft at BBC. Pours copper brown with an off white head. Aroma is wet cracker, slight fruit esters. Taste starts dry and cereal then adds some caramel sweetness and some fruit, finishes with a slight lemon bitterness.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
BRiddoch (6) - San Diego, California, USA - SEP 6, 2014 does not count
12oz Bottle poured into a pint glass. Slightly floral and smoky. Poured as a hazy red. The head dissipated in about 45 seconds. A little sour and not quite like any Oktoberfest I have had before. Very light on the palate and fortunately the taste quickly disappears. Might be ok to boil Brats’ in.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
maltman53 (328) - Corrales, New Mexico, USA - SEP 6, 2014
Bottle pour hazy amber with little hop profile and a malty backbone finishing a little bitter. Overall, just an okay example of the style.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
gururyan (606) - Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA - SEP 6, 2014
Poured from bottle into snifter, should have just poured it into the sink. This crap tastes like watered down american swill.


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