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RATINGS: 917   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Seductively smooth, this medium-bodied amber beauty is akin to the great Oktoberfest beers of Munich. All German hops make this lager true to style. Patient cold aging makes it wonderfully smooth. In bottles September through February


2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
gnoff (8746) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - OCT 17, 2014
355 ml bottle from Systembolaget Majorna (Göteborg). BB 11 JUL 2015, sampled on October 17, 2014.
Clear to perhaps a tad bit hazy deep golden to amber to pale copper oxide color. Smallish teal head that leaves some lacing on the side of the glass. Mainly malty and grainy scent, sort of raw grains, a bit to the dry and acidic side. Dry, malty, sweet, grainy, grassy, herbal, light bitter taste. Some bitterness, grainy, light acidic, dare I say some stomach bile/puke aftertaste. Medium to fizzy, to the high side CO2 mouthfel, medium to medium high rather dry and mineral like bitterness. Some floral stems, solvent like almost harsh bitterness, rather resin like green feel to it. Some sand and wet stones mixed with cabbage and dandelion leaves. Lots of garden greens and not so much herbal richness. The hops does come through some, but are shadowed by a lot of not so well implemented characteristics. Not for me, and I wouldn’t go for German style either, just not something I’d go out for again, as for always per my personal taste.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Senap (469) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - OCT 17, 2014
Ganska söt och en aning fadd. Hyfsat i linje med typen, men inte heller någon riktigt höjdare.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
dfinney23 (2257) - Houston, Texas, USA - OCT 16, 2014
Pours clear amber with a thin head. Caramel and sweet citrus. Solid Oktoberfest.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sturmthis (896) - Ohio, USA - OCT 16, 2014
On draft. Cooper color with one finger head. Malty aroma. Taste is like caramel. Decent Oktoberfest.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
mtu71 (292) - Oulu, FINLAND - OCT 16, 2014
Bottle. Dark amber, minimum head, no lace. Sweet and medium roasted malts. Not so special. .

-- rated with beerbasher/winphone

2.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
rollerton (175) - SWEDEN - OCT 15, 2014
Botle from SB. Pours almost no head. Aroma is earthy, taste is bitter and sour. A hint of roasted malt. Light body. In total, an on oktoberfest beer, but far from my favourite.

4.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Frackingbeernerd (4) - - OCT 13, 2014 does not count
Another great beer by victory. A very great Oktoberfest beer. Victory has quickly become one of my top go to beers ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hfmejias (1036) - Dover, Delaware, USA - OCT 11, 2014
12 Fl. Oz. Bottle. Poured clear, dark copper, minimal head, no lacing. Aroma of roasted malts, nuts and some hops. Taste is quite consistent but you will also find some fruit note in there too. Good beer, quite enjoyable.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
two7offsuit (366) - Massachusetts, USA - OCT 9, 2014
Pours Amber with an off white head. Aromas of spice with a hint of orange. Flavors of malt and subtle spice.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
stouby (4067) - Holbæk, DENMARK - OCT 7, 2014
Bottle at home. Clear amber. Aroma heavy malty (caramel, roasted). Flavor medium+ sweet, medium roasted and bitter, long lasting. Medium body.


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