altonbrownd (5897) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - SEP 18, 2016 radio_nowhere (1472) - Maryland, USA - OCT 18, 2012
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: OCT 31, 2014 Grabbed a few sips from my wife’s glass at the restaurant. Served in a pint glass, typical clear copper color with off-white head. Aroma is toasty and caramel malt. Taste is malt sweetness with some hop finish. Medium body. Alright for the style.
Bottle from Craft Beer Cellar - DC. Hazy amber body with healthy head. Nose is malty, crisp, toasty. Taste of malts, and sweet dark fruits, prickly and a tad spicy in the finish. Slight ginger notes. Enjoyable. hershiser2 (3591) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - MAR 4, 2016
Bottle from market Street wine shop uptown. For his golden with a large frothy off-white head. Aroma of leaves and light sweet citrus. Taste is tangy citrus, Caramell malts, chocolate malts, coffee. Slightly herbal and slightly dirty.
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raft at Brewer’s Alley. Pours clear amber with almost no head. Tastes like sweet dried fruits, raisin, doughy malt, and light booze. Light/medium body and low carbonation. Smells like dried fruits, caramel malt, raisin, toffee, and light booze. Maverick34 (3286) - New York, USA - SEP 15, 2015
Bottled. Plain old amber pour. Some malts and things like that. Pretty standard marzen gsmitty80 (2130) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 24, 2014
Pretty good Oktoberfest from BA. Their beers are hit or miss for me and this wasn’t too thick and just sweet enough to put a 6 down easy.
dlovell2 (2237) - Columbia, Maryland, USA - OCT 23, 2014
On tap at Brewers Alley. Light Golden color with white head. Aroma is toasted malt with spicy yeast and floral hops. Flavor starts off with a light maltiness with some yeasty notes finishing with floral hops. radagast83 (8301) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - OCT 17, 2014
Draft at Scion. Poured a clear amber color, medium sized white head. Aroma was light roasted malt notes, some caramel notes. Flavor was a heavy German malts, with light earthy hops. Relatively easy drinking. solidfunk (9363) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - OCT 16, 2014
Decent for style, easy drinking. Amber pour with OK head and lacing. Some barley here and a touch of harvest there. Light bitterness. Tap at scion. Travlr (25821) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - OCT 16, 2014
Draftt at Scion. Crystal clear amber color, huge cream colored head with good retention and swiss cheese lacing. Aroma of lightly toasted caramel. Taste is lightly spiced bittersweet toast. Light body. OK. BeerandBlues2 (13697) - Escondido, California, USA - OCT 5, 2013
Tap at the brewery. Pours clear brown with a medium, frothy off-white head, medium retention with good lacing. Aroma is toast and nutty malt with earthy and spicy hops. Flavor is malt and hop balanced with medium bitterness, a clean lager character and a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.