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RATINGS: 70   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 35   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Autumn Lager. Oktoberfest with a deep amber color and rich flavor. The perfect beer to celebrate the fall season. A strong malt backbone is deliciously balanced with hop bitterness.

Malts:
Pilsner, Munich, Carapils, CaraRed, Caramel

Hops:
Nugget, Mt. Hood

OG: 16.7


3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
bhensonb (12303) - Woodland, California, USA - SEP 24, 2012
Bottle from Total Wine in Sacramento, CA. Pours hazy amber with a slight beige head. Aroma of mildly roasted caramel with some rather grassy hop. Med body at least. Flavor is mild roast caramel with some fruit and grass. Finishes on the bitter side. Better than many.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dogbrick (9344) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - SEP 18, 2012
Sample at the Seattle brewpub. This brew pours a slightly hazy reddish amber color with a medium thin off-white head that recedes steadily. Partial rings of lacing. Aroma of caramel, malt and slight hops. Light to medium body with a sweet caramel malt character and a touch of grassy hops. The finish is short and malty. Slightly above average overall.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
shrubber85 (8836) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - OCT 8, 2013
Bottle. Lactic caramel/corn syrup malt aroma. Amber with huge light tan head. Amber with moderate off-white head. Sweet caramel malt with moderately bitter weedy herbal flavor. Rough.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
BVery (7878) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - OCT 2, 2012
Bottle. Mostly clear amber pour with a decent small frothy head. Some dusty caramel malts but the lager yeast is coming through pretty strong. Not a great beer.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DuffMan (7798) - the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta, CANADA - JUN 1, 2013
Bottle. Clear medium amber, malty caramel, moderately hoppy finish. Nice for a session.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ferris (7555) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 7, 2012
Draft - Sweet caramel malt with spice notes. Clear amber with thin but persistent head. Nice rich toasted malt flavor with spice. Good balance of bitterness. Not my style but good.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
douglas88 (7178) - Portland, Oregon, USA - SEP 9, 2012
12 ounce bottle from the Utah state store. Pours a clear dark amber color with a medium white head. A sweet malty nose with light hops. Pretty clean, some light bitterness, caramel, lingering crisp flavors in the finish. Decent.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
slowrunner77 (6916) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 24, 2014
"Nice lookin rich amber color. Bready caramel with a hint of nuts and spice on the nose. Palate is smooth and goes well with the malty favors and hint of hop bitterness in the semi-sweet finish. "

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
SudsMcDuff (6761) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - SEP 5, 2012
hmmm, this is weak shit .. . pours a murky caramel .. low foam .. touch of caramel bitterness .. . weak mouth, odd and a bit offputting .. . this is a pyramid product? .. sad .. .

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Radek Kliber (6616) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - OCT 21, 2012
Aroma: clean in lager way malty feel, herbal , tad spicy hop notes as backing. Balanced and with good character.
Look: fine (chill?) haze on amber with creamy medium top.
Taste: medium full bodied with lighter finsh. Bitter hops up front , chewy texture with malty walls. Slight nutty , peppery hop finish. Good , but not most traditional Oktoberfest you might have.


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