Brewed by Spaten-Franziskaner-Bru (InBev)
Style: Oktoberfest/Mrzen
Munich, Germany
Serve in Dimpled mug, Stein


on tap

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RATINGS: 502   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.03/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
This is the German version of the beer, described by Jackson in the 2000 Pocket Beer Book as "much paler (than Oktoberfest-Marzen in the US), golden, albeit still with a creamy aroma and pleasant malt accent."

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Vincent68 (677) - Nitra, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - DEC 25, 2015
Fľaa 500 ml z 1. pivotky v Nitre. Svetl farba, jemn, ale bohat biela pena, sladovo kyselkav arma. Vyia rezkosť, slad, v zvere horkosť. l Ľahk, osvieujce pivo.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Gubihumle (540) - Nrre Aaby, DENMARK - DEC 14, 2015
Flaske og fad. Farven er lys gylden og skumkronen er hvid og tt. Aromaen er lys malt og humle medens smagen er brd, alkohol og karamel. Den er ret sd, hvilket er det normale for Oktoberfestbier.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Arek (928) - Zielona Gra & Wrocław, POLAND - DEC 3, 2015
Bottle 0.5 l, Tesco, Zielona Gra, Poland.
Jasnozłote, mocno nasycone piwo z cienkim, szybko znikającym kożuchem zamiast piany oraz słodowym zapachem. W smaku pełne, słodowe z metalicznym i lekko alkoholowym posmakiem.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
kacyper (1037) - Leczna/Warszawa, POLAND - NOV 16, 2015
500 ml, butelka. Aromat słodowy, może trochę brązowy cukier. W smaku pełne, gęste. Może lekki alkohol.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ComradeK (1100) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - NOV 6, 2015
Draught at the Bavarian Bier Cafe, Parramatta. Pours a clear dark gold, with a large white head, which lasts reasonably well and leaves good lacing. The aroma offers spice, sweet caramel malt and light herbal hops. Herbal, slightly lemony hops up front give way to a surprisingly malty mid-palate, which shows caramel and fresh white bread. Herbal hops reappear in the finish. A quite pleasant lager, in fact.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JKaranka (57) - Cardiff, WALES - OCT 29, 2015
I actually like this one. Compared to most of the helles it has a bit of a hop accent and is still light enough. Pours between straw and gold, just a tad darker than the lighter lagers. Gentle white head. Smells of clean noble hops. First sip is fairly malty and then the clean hops kick in. Theres a very light bitterness to balance it all out. As you have a few more sips the hops seem to shine a bit more, and the beer feels more dry. It has a good body to it, but still feels light. If this was a regularly available lager Id actually have it every now and then.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Filipbeer (145) - - OCT 24, 2015
Clear golden beer. Yeasty aromas (fruits and diacetyl) are dominant in nose. Hoppy notes are perceived as well. In mouth it is slightly sweet. Light body and medium carbonation. Easy drinking

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
deanso (8440) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - OCT 24, 2015
50cl bottle from Speciaalbier Leiden. Thin white head. Clear golden pour. Slight bitterness. Easy drinking

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MayumiH (875) - Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 22, 2015
Bottle at home. Clear golden colour. Mild, malty sweetness. Crisp finish. Medium body and carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
drmet (758) - Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, GERMANY - OCT 20, 2015
Note: This is the Spaten ,that is actually served at the Oktoberfest L: -pours a clear straw golden with a medium to bif,foamy,white head -medium carbonation visible S: -floral,honey,biscuity,marzipan,cinna faint bitterniss F: -medium to high carbonation -light to medium body O: Good Oktoberfest, but nothing more

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