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Here in Shiner, TX (pop. 2,070), we’re suckers for tradition. Which is why this classic Oktoberfest brew is made with the highest quality two-row barley, Munich and caramel malts, along with German grown Hallertau Tradition and Hersbrucker hops. It’s our way of honoring our ancestors and the beer they loved to celebrate with. So raise your stein to tradition and enjoy this utterly classic brew.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
zvikar (3417) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - MAR 15, 2014
Bottle shared at a tasting at Dancing Camel. Pours yellow rusty with a nice head, aroma of honey, caramel, toffee, flavor is soury with malt, caramel and toffee, medium bodied

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
rumproasts (2879) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAR 9, 2014
bottle. amber with small head. sweet with caramel malt. thin and one dimensional.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
morrdt (685) - Dirty Mo’, North Carolina, USA - FEB 17, 2014
Six pack from the local Harris Teeter supermarket. Pours a golden amber color with a thick off white head. Aroma is lightly malty. Some caramel flavoring to it with a slight dry finish. Needs a bit more malt, but a very good, drinkable beer.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
OD40oz (773) - Box Elder, South Dakota, USA - JAN 29, 2014
Caramel nose and taste. Not a huge fan of this one. Nowhere near Sam Adams’ Octoberfest.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jkwalking05 (3753) - Arlington, Texas, USA - DEC 31, 2013
(Backlog) On tap at Wurstfest in New Braunfels, TX. Somewhat clear, orange in color, with an ok cream colored head. The smell is malts, cereal, blah, and caramel. The taste is malt, caramel, cereal, and ok.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
HuskerTan (497) - Holdrege, Nebraska, USA - DEC 30, 2013
Bottle. A- Caramel, malts, spices. A- Copper color, clear liquid, minimal head. T- Spices, caramel, mild bitterness, malty. P- Medium body, average texture, average carbonation, spiced finish. O- Needs quite a bit of work. Far from being a solid oktoberfestbier.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
dphillips0709 (13) - - DEC 24, 2013
Decent Texas made Octoberfest brew. Light orangish color sweet aroma, hints of many fruits and caramel. A little earthy overall ok beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
tomer (1697) - Rishon Le Zion, ISRAEL - DEC 15, 2013
At a tasting, thanks Yoav, clear light rusty orange colour, no head, melange of dried fruits - figs, raisins, carobs and a hint of dates, also earthy hint, flavour of strawberry jam, some sour bread, light coarse bitterness. Not good.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
beerandbeyond (682) - ISRAEL - DEC 14, 2013
12oz bottle poured into a tumbler glass. Clear light amber color with a minimal white head. Light caramel nose, with some biscuit aromas and floral hops. Sweetish malt, some caramel, lo-med bitterness, and faint honey. Medium bodied, pretty balanced, true to style and quite OK.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
DSG (5812) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - DEC 12, 2013
Bottle sample at a tasting at Dancing Camel. Thanks Yoav. Clear amber. Aroma of malt, caramel, sugary notes and light fruitiness. Sweetish flavor, caramelly, with some fruitiness, slightly candy-ish, and mild bitterness in the finish. Medium-bodied.

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