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RATINGS: 709   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04/5   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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A full rich bodied, hoppy, seasonal lager. Especially brewed for the Festbier season. This beer truly represents the Bavarian way of celebrating. Deep gold color, great mouthfeel and lots of flavor. Prost!


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcnielsen (3180) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - OCT 1, 2015
UPDATED: OCT 2, 2015 Bottle. Pours a yellow color with white head. Pizza crusty, bread, malty, sweet aromas. Sweet bread, malty, cornmeal, grain, slight herbal hop flavors. A more traditional wiesn type, rather than a marzen. Nice.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
johnnnniee (3743) - Bedford, New Hampshire, USA - SEP 26, 2015
Tap at BBC Manchester. Light golden color decent off white head. Rich bready pilsner maltiness with hints of floral spicy hops and just a touch of green apple. Nice malty Marzen beer!

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerInHeaven (368) - Brillion, Wisconsin, USA - SEP 24, 2015
pours a clear straw gold with a medium white head. Aroma is hay and spice. Great taste. Full malt flavor with a little spice and hop kick. Mildly sweet with a slight bitter linger. Clean, delicious, and refreshing!

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TH28 (365) - - SEP 24, 2015
330cl bottle. Appearance: Crystal clear yellow with a light white foam head. Aroma: Bready malt with a strong floral, spicy hop aroma. Taste: Light, bready malt with a spicy, moderate bitterness. Very similar to a Helles, maybe slightly more on the bitter side. Mouthfeel: Light body with a brisk carbonation. Hint of alcohol warmth in the finish. Finish: Bready, spicy hop flavors linger after the swallow. Overall: Very similar overall to the Weihenstephaner Original Helles. Bitterness is slightly more pronounced and there is a touch of alcohol warmth not found in the Original.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
ctipping (1274) - Florida, USA - SEP 23, 2015
On tap at Brewhouse Gallery. Served in a pint glass. Paler than I expected. Clear golden, like a pilsner. Smells like pilsner malt too. Light breadiness. Taste is sweet and fruity. Bread is secondary and only comes through in the back end. Medium light. Medium carbonation. Not really what I was expecting, but ok.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
unclemike (2871) - Ft. Riley, Kansas, USA - SEP 23, 2015
Pours a pale yellow colour with a big longlasting white head. Malty grassy aroma. Smooth sweet malty grainy and slightly grassy flavor. Some hints of hops. Malty and bitter aftertaste.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
alliance100 (1107) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - SEP 22, 2015
Draft at Logans Alley - pours medium gold with thin white head , nice lacing . Toasted malt and herbal hop aroma . Sweet herbal flavor . Nice . ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
seehaferb23 (201) - - SEP 20, 2015
$10.79 from New Seasons for the 6-pack. Tasted and rated by the Cannery Row Beer Club. Cheers! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Alphadelic (2147) - Portland, Oregon, USA - SEP 20, 2015
Sweet light and grainy. A light Oktoberfest that is drinkable and pleasant enough.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
chinchill (4207) - South Carolina, USA - SEP 19, 2015
(From 2012 notes in Bavaria). Sparkling clear golden (a la pilsner). White head leaves exceptional lacing. The aroma features light bread and malt with a touch of earthy hops. The taste largely follows the smell but with a more substantial hop note at the finish that lingers on a good while. M: near medium body; notably clean O: no flaws is this session beer; the finish is the strong point.


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