novels (424) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 3, 2012
2.4 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Acceptable marzen Oktoberfest. Pretty standard for the genre, amber colored pour with a balanced, perfectly sessionable lager. Despite, it’s still forgettable.
Radek Kliber (6880) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - OCT 21, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Aroma: sweet side, grainy with dusty notes, light proper hop profile sitting at back. 6+
Look: clear amber gold with medium nuoted carbonation. Plus sized top that was rather short lived. Some rings on glass. 3-
Taste/palate etc: medium bodied. Quiet clean lager feel, smooth body , good malt with light floral hop to it. Quiet nice , drinkable Okto. One of better ones on market.
steelers (35) - Minnesota, USA - OCT 20, 2012
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
12 oz bottle I poured into a glass. Clear dark gold,short head,slight froth with light lacing. Aroma is grainy,sweet,some toast,carme.Vanilla notes. Carmel toast or slight roast. Crisp kind of tangy, light citrus finish. I enoyed this beer, not as good as Hofbu OctoberFest
ccex (1155) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 19, 2012
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
12 oz bottle pours a clear amber with a small white head and a little lacing. Aroma is mostly caramel malts, with some vanilla and a bit of grass. Finish has a light citrus touch. Body is light to medium without much carbonation. As the start of the name implies, it’s OK, but I won’t search for this next fall. Thankfully, I only paid $6 for a 6-pack.
jmohno (1400) - Iowa, USA - OCT 14, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Clear dark gold,short head,slight froth with light lacing.
Aroma is grainy,sweet,some toast,carmel,some ripe fruit like orange.Vanilla.
Taste is same but with some pepperyness.Carmel toast or slight roast. Crisp kind of tangy, light citrus finish. Not bad.
kaser (4905) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 11, 2012
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Pours amber from the bottle. No head. Grassy smell. Carmel and malty taste. Not the greatest but drank it easily.
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Robbievegas (230) - Las vegas, Nevada, USA - OCT 9, 2012
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
I bought this in the bottle from Total Wine in Henderson, NV. Mild tasting marzen well balanced malt and hops, not my favorite Oktoberfest but a decent beer.
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dbingham (69) - - OCT 6, 2012
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours a clear amber. Some hops and even a little bit of sourness on the palate. A pretty standard marzen but a bit more hops than others I have tried.
coldbrewky (1567) - Hippetown East, New York, USA - OCT 5, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Twist off Bottle via UDBeernut in box with returned growlers. A pleasant deep orange in tall glass with a thick white healthy head. Sweet malt, grass and tubas in the nose. Body is central with malt light graininess, and a bit wishy-wahsy water. Accordions and lederhosen optional. Body meanders back onto path for a crisp quick finish that leads directly to the next sip.
Onslow (1318) - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA - OCT 3, 2012
2.8 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pour from a 12 oz bottle. Cleam amber brew with light head. Aroma of caramel, malt, hay, bread. Taste is sweet malt at the start with a little grass and floral hops in the finish. Still sweet at the end, but not overwhelming as this is overall rather thin and weak. Average pallate. A little sticky in the finish. Quaffable.