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RATINGS: 420   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.86/5   EST. CALORIES: 171   ABV: 5.7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Here in Shiner, TX (pop. 2,070), we’re suckers for tradition. Which is why this classic Oktoberfest brew is made with the highest quality two-row barley, Munich and caramel malts, along with German grown Hallertau Tradition and Hersbrucker hops. It’s our way of honoring our ancestors and the beer they loved to celebrate with. So raise your stein to tradition and enjoy this utterly classic brew.

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3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
HarmonKill-a-Brew (407) - Wilmar, Arkansas, USA - OCT 22, 2012
Malty and yeasty... all of the things that make this one of my favorite styles... Tasty marzen from Shiner!


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thedm (6308) - Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA - OCT 11, 2017
This bottled brew from a bottle shop was served at a cool temperature and poured a small sized head of foamy finely sized white colored bubbles that were quickly diminishing and left behind a very softly carbonated body semi-transparent light orange brown colored body and a fair lacing. The weak aroma was malty. The mouth feel was tingly at the start and at the finish with a biting malt hop aftertaste. The ok flavor contained notes of caramel and malt. A decent one but not one that I would consider buying again.

3.1
odannyob (153) - Colorado, USA - OCT 6, 2017
Poured into a half-litre stein from two 12 oz. brown glass bottles (cold, but not too cold) and, on an initial taste impression, being a slight metallic; but put that observation aside and enjoy all else enjoyable with this brew, as seasonal as it may be.

3.1
hotstuff (5233) - Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA - SEP 21, 2017
Rated on 9-15-2017. (Bottle) The appearance is a medium sized foamy off-white head that is mostly lasting, transparent golden amber body, lively, fast rising carbonation, and spotty lacing. The aroma presents some hops, fruity, sweet, lightly floral, and caramel malt. The flavor is light-medium bitter, fruity, caramel malt, sweet, and a semi-dry bitter finish. The mouthfeel is moderate carbonation and this is a light-medium bodied beer. This is an easy drinking beer with a sweet and malt finish. It is a beer that I might drink again.

3.3
SwaySway (3) - - SEP 20, 2017 does not count
Very smooth and flavorful. A very Oktoberfest taste! Each sip is filled with hints of caramel and pumpkin spice. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
badhack (564) - San Francisco, California, USA - SEP 17, 2017
Malty, bready, toasty, yeasty, herbal hops, bitter hops, fairly carbonated. A little caramel sweetnes but not enough to put you off.

3.1
tapefuzz (759) - Massachusetts, USA - SEP 15, 2017
12oz bottle. Pours copper-gold with a moderate white head. Aroma is spice, bread, and caramel. Taste is spice, honey, bread, and caramel. Yeasty finish. Light-medium body. Medium carbonation. Crisp.

2.7
StoutBeerReviews (222) - Kenosha, Wisconsin, USA - SEP 6, 2017
Not too bad but kinda watery and lackluster. Very nice appearance and color however.

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input_cords (2) - Yorba Linda, California, USA - SEP 3, 2017 does not count
Poured into a glass from 12oz bottle. Fragrant aroma and amber appearance are pretty much what you'd expect from an Oktoberfest-Märzen beer. Taste is slightly less sweet than others I've tried, but the flavor lingers on the palate a bit - probably meant to be paired with food. Surprisingly resilient head and just enough carbonation to keep things going throughout the drinking duration. However, being a Shiner beer, made in Shiner, TX, whose aquifer is full of incredibly hard water, this one still has hints of that peculiar Shiner taste, so if you were put off by Shiner Bock for that reason you may want to look elsewhere.

5
babygurl2 (9) - Bartlesville, Alabama, USA - SEP 1, 2017 does not count
I really liked it. It reminded me of a fall day it was crisp and delicious.

2.9
Carlisle (786) - Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 26, 2017
Draft. Pours light copper with thin white head that dissipates quickly. Light bread malt with caramel and some honey notes.


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