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RATINGS: 914   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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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


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
NallePalle (183) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - OCT 4, 2014
Bottle. Overall a nice, amber-coloured beer. Smooth, still with a full aroma.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
thomat (2222) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - OCT 4, 2014
Bottle from SB. Amber with a medium white head. malty and nutty tones. malt, caramel, fruit and hops. Medium body with a nice bitter sweet finish.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
VastActiv (3332) - Oulu, FINLAND - OCT 4, 2014
Bottle 0.335l at One Pint Pub, Helsinki. Enjoy by 11 JUL 2015. Colour is clear copper with small white head. Aromas and flavors: Grain, floral, some fruits, some sweetness and malts.

1.8
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
elosop (188) - SWEDEN - OCT 3, 2014
Mörkt bärnstensfärgad med liten krona. Ej klar. Ganska mkt kolsyra. Obefintlig doft. Syrlig maltsötma dominerar med nån underlig bismak. Batchen förmodligen lätt infekterad som nån annan ratebeerian nyss konstaterade.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
asheft (2615) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 30, 2014
[on tap at Local 50, PHI airport] Delicate bread crust and brown sugar aroma with very subtle noble hops spiciness. Clear orange-amber under a white collar of fine bubbles. Toasty bread crust malt flavour that begins sweet and finishes dry, with some faint nutty notes and a moderate to medium hops biggerness. Medium-light body, crisp, medium carbonation.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
scotchzombie (385) - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA - SEP 28, 2014
Pours clear brown and red tinged amber with a fat white that is nice and foamy. Visibly carbonated . No lacing and head fades to nothing. Aroma is pungent grassy noble hops and bready malts. Taste is very hop forward with far less caramel malt flavor than most oktoberfest beers. Still a nice malt backbone - but more bready than sweet. Applause for a different take on the style.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
rondphoto (2470) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - SEP 28, 2014
bottle @ Chief Market / Lima OH --- Clear dark amber with an ivory rim head, dots of lace. Taste is woody malt that stays semi-sweet through a medium finish. Average in all respects.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
OneHotPepper (78) - - SEP 28, 2014
Amber in color. Smells a bit of pickles and citrus. Tastes caramel and has a creamy mouthfeel. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rarbring (1645) - Linköping, SWEDEN - SEP 28, 2014
Aroma: Smelling of bread, apple, lemon and nuts.
Appearance: A clear chestnut colored beer. A low off-white head with no lacing and small curtains.
Taste: Tasting bread, orange, apples and lingonberry.
Palate: Low carbonation, a watery texture. A small body with a slightly dry finish.
Overall: Loads of fruity nuances. Small body.
Note: Bottle 355 ml at home. Reviewed 2014-09-28.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Vignale (2282) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 28, 2014
Flaska från SB. Mörkt gyllenfärgad, klar ganska lågt skum. Konstig doft av örter, jord, bröd med mycket brödkryddor och lite grönsaker. Doften finns med i smaken också men bakom den finns en robust märzen med stiltypisk maltsötma. Drickbar men ganska konstig smakbild. Gissar att den sett sina bästa dagar eller tt den här batchen inte var bra. Bryggeriet brukar vara betydligt bättre.


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