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RATINGS: 4   MEAN: 3.13/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.88/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
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This rich malty reddish lager shows off a slightly sweet complex depth from the interplay of Munich, Honey, and Varamel malts balanced with a mild bitterness and delicate spiciness from German Opal and Select hops.

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3.2
slowrunner77 (12051) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 2, 2014
"fresh on tap at Buckbean. pours a deep orange with think lasting head. very malty aroma. doesn’t quite fit the style to a tee (the caramel and honey are far too pleasant) but it’s ends up being quite tasty if not textbook. "

2.9
beersearcher (2382) - Glendale, California, USA - NOV 15, 2011
Pours an orange/yellow. First sip is very light but then the malt takes over until the end when a dash of bitterness shows.

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anglodale (2) - Reno, Nevada, USA - FEB 9, 2011 does not count
One of my favorite Buckbean beers , it is a seasonal , but I would recommend they consider making it a regular year round beer . I know a lot of people think the same.

3.3
kmweaver (3207) - Petaluma, California, USA - SEP 12, 2009
Draft @ the brewery. Pours a clear, bright golden-orange color; lightly yellowed head with solid lacing. Light creaminess, vanilla, and wet cereal / malts in the aroma; soft. Medium mouthfeel: pleasant, highly drinkable texture in the mouth; oranges, candy sugar, toasty cereal grains; a crisp, solid, filled-out Oktoberfest rendition; nicely done. Medium finis: oranges, mineral bitterness, and toasted malts lingering.


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