zvikar (3417) - Ramat Gan, ISRAEL - MAR 15, 2014
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
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
rumproasts (2879) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAR 9, 2014
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
bottle. amber with small head. sweet with caramel malt. thin and one dimensional.
morrdt (685) - Dirty Mo’, North Carolina, USA - FEB 17, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
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.
OD40oz (773) - Box Elder, South Dakota, USA - JAN 29, 2014
2 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
Caramel nose and taste. Not a huge fan of this one. Nowhere near Sam Adams’ Octoberfest.
jkwalking05 (3753) - Arlington, Texas, USA - DEC 31, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(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.
HuskerTan (497) - Holdrege, Nebraska, USA - DEC 30, 2013
2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
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.
dphillips0709 (13) - - DEC 24, 2013
2.5 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 8/20
Decent Texas made Octoberfest brew. Light orangish color sweet aroma, hints of many fruits and caramel. A little earthy overall ok beer.
tomer (1697) - Rishon Le Zion, ISRAEL - DEC 15, 2013
2.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
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.
beerandbeyond (682) - ISRAEL - DEC 14, 2013
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
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.
DSG (5812) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - DEC 12, 2013
2.4 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
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.