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RATINGS: 99   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 201   ABV: 6.7%
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No season is as synonymous with beer as autumn, when the most storied beer festival of them all, Oktoberfest, takes place in Munich, Germany. Since 1810, this celebration of good food, good company, and, most importantly, good beer, has most prominently featured Marzen-style lager–so much so that many refer to the beer simply as Oktoberfest. Our Oktoberfest is a traditional Bavarian lager featuring all-German malts and rare German hops. This dedication to authenticity produces a beer that would be as at home in Munich as it is here in the Midwest United States. The aroma is authentic, the taste sweet and malty, and the finish crisp and hoppy; perfect for a beautiful fall day!


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
hayduke (4629) - Eureka, California, USA - MAR 21, 2016
Poured amber with an off-white head Nose of caramel malts and floral hops; Medium body. Flavor is malty with some nuts Smooth lightly bitter finish. Quite drinkable.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
csaso (2043) - Missouri, USA - MAR 19, 2016
Bottle - small foamy head, dark orange/light copper color, sweet malty aroma and flavor, mild fruity notes, ok overall ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
edgallow (3574) - nashville, Tennessee, USA - DEC 3, 2015
Sampler pours amber with a white head. Aroma of caramel, toast and grain. Taste is caramel malts and grass.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dwm1034 (754) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - SEP 30, 2015
DRAFT at Pasta Bowl in Chicago. Pours a darker orange....small head. Nose is carmel and yeast; sweet / caramel taste...excellent. Smooth end...excellent Marzen. Its a beautiful time of the year!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
paintedmaple (671) - People’s Republic of Bloomington, Indiana, USA - SEP 29, 2015
Tap...clear copper pour with a sweet malty nose. Outstanding balance with hops and malt complimenting one another nicely. I’m always leery of this style as sugary sweetness is so common, but this was smooth, crisp, and very drinkable.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerInHeaven (362) - Brillion, Wisconsin, USA - SEP 25, 2015
pours a clear copper gold with a smallish off white head. aroma is malt. creamy mouth feel. full flavor. semi sweet malty flavor with just a hint of bitter hops on the finish. A well rounded, enjoyable, solid oktoberfest. good beer!

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
wxman (1727) - O’Fallon, Illinois, USA - SEP 14, 2015
On tap at Global Brew. Pours a clear pale orange/amber with a robust off white head. Toasted bread aroma. Taste is sweet caramel malt all the way, along with buttered biscuits, bread dough, and a spiciness generally associated with marzens. ABV goes totally unnoticed. Smooth, decent and traditional.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
AndyW68 (1423) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - SEP 4, 2015
Mellow. Clear orange yellow with white head. Aroma is light and grainy. Taste is mild .

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
wlajwl (5553) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - SEP 1, 2015
Aroma is malts, fruit and a hard to place spicy perfume. The flavor is malts, fruit, very slightly bitter-like and a mix of smooth and somewhat beery in the finish.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
oblenispaul (3) - Brookston, Indiana, USA - MAR 21, 2015 does not count
Good try for a Oktomberfest brew by Upland brewing. Maybe something good does come out of Bloomington #Boilerup


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