Urban Chestnut Oackkatzlschwoaf
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RATINGS: 16   MEAN: 3.3/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.15   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 23   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
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The beer is a classic Maerzen - malty yet well balanced. A touch stronger and just a hint darker in color compared to what is being served at Oktoberfest in Munich. Our fest bier has a tale and tail of its own. The name for this traditional Oktoberfest beer is Bavarian in origin and translates as "tail of a squirrel".

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
EtTuCthulhu (1047) - Columbia, Missouri, USA - MAY 9, 2014
The appearance is a slightly hazy burnt orange with a small white head that fades quickly, and the aroma blends caramel and bready malts with doughy yeast. The taste is mildly sour, slightly umami, and a touch sweet, and the palate fuses a lively carbonation, slick texture, medium-light body, and a slighty sour yet malty finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Finhead (1182) - OFallon, Illinois, USA - DEC 3, 2013
Cloudy, copper pour with a soapy, white head. The aroma has some light bread. It has a light, watery texture with average carbonation. The taste is mildly sweet with a slightly dry finish. I was a little disappointed with this beer because everything else from UCBC is great.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
gschrade (663) - Collinsville, USA - NOV 21, 2013
I had this at Global Brew. Pours orangish with a white head. Taste sweet, carmel. I thought this was pretty good. I would definitely drink this again. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jandd1983 (2558) - Florissant, Missouri, USA - NOV 17, 2013
Part of the sampler pack. It poured a brownish color with a white head. The aroma was of leather and toasted malts. It had a medium body with a smooth texture and soft carbonation. The taste was of sweet notes with a nice sweet finish of moderate duration. Not bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcwattsrugger (11083) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - NOV 11, 2013
16oz bottle shared by Ken B.-dissipating white-hazy yellow. A-sweet lt malt-bready, lt fruit. T-follows.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Hair6a11 (1356) - Illinois, USA - NOV 8, 2013
On tap : Pour is fairly clear golden copper with an average white head into this glass - I admit I was expecting something traditional but much more than this offering. The nose was butternut, caramel, minerals, and a mild hop presence. The flavor profile yielded a moderate mouthfeel, caramel and a traditional grain presence, but the center is lacking in character and flavor really - it finishes with mild hop flowers and some more grain presence, with a lingering sweetness near the finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Homer321 (1886) - Rock Ridge, Florida, USA - OCT 11, 2013
Rich toasty malt nose. Moderate hop bitterness. Lingering drying sensation. Malty but not rich. Decent. ---Rated via intercellular device

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
thegreenrooster (3209) - St.louis, Missouri, USA - OCT 16, 2012
Pour is a clear copper with a small tan head. Aroma is some cereal grain with a dry cracker. Not really much aroma. Flavor is some caramel malts and a bit of sweetness toward the end. Even though I’m not fond of the style this was still just ok. Light body and light flavor.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
seymour (1435) - Maplewood, Missouri, USA - OCT 12, 2012
Tasted on tap at the brewpub. It poured a nice orange color with a little chill haze, long-lasting white head and lace. Grainy, caramelly, nice marshmallowy and vanilla pils malt, noble hops, freshly-baked French bread, light fruitiness, bubble-gum, faint banana and clove. Malty with a nice tangy hops balance and drier than expected finish. Medium body and carbonation, lingering candy sweetness. True-to-style, only more so, and overwhelmingly German in character. Tasty and comforting.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Strykzone (4931) - Wood River, Illinois, USA - SEP 22, 2012
One liter stein at their Oktoberfest. Had the pleasure of meeting Florian while having it. This was clear and orange hued with a nice frothy head. This brought out flavors of grain, soft fruit, gentle fruity hops, and equally soft hops. A bot of ceteal. No spices were noted and hops tended to flourish with warmer temperatures. Nice.

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