pobenohne (504) - Northern Liberties, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 27, 2005
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft at Sippin by the River ’05. These guys make a lot of good an interesting beers. The octoberfest is true to the style: big malt, clean fermentation, fresh.
Larry_Duffman (517) - - SEP 26, 2016
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
I had it on tap. It pours amber with a small, off-white head and lacing. The aroma is bread and caramel. The taste is caramel, nut, bread, and hay. There’s a nutty aftertaste to it. It was really smooth and drinkable. This is a good one.
HonusWagner (2168) - Florida, USA - MAR 4, 2016
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
A pretty good to-style Marzen with nutty malt notes and a hint of toffee maybe. Good and drinkable.
yespr (44223) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - OCT 26, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
From tap. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is fruity and light toasted malty. Mild bitter. Slight fruity and toasted. Medium bitter and toasted malty finish.
BeerandBlues2 (13065) - Escondido, California, USA - OCT 25, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap at the brewery. Pours clear amber with a small, frothy white head, short retention with light lacing. Aroma is toast and cookie malt, dates, earthy and spicy hops. Flavor is malt dominant with medium hops and bitterness, a clean lager character and a sweet finish. Medium body and carbonation.
Travlr (24008) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - OCT 25, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft at the source. Clear golden yellow color, thin white head. Aroma of straw biscuit. Taste is similar. Nice body.
GuinnessHong (147) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - OCT 28, 2012
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Clear, amber/orange color, with minimal head. Somewhat smoky flavor. Bitter & astringent.
60minuteman (1651) - West Chester, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 21, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
A spicy malt and pumpkin taste. Good reddish brown color. Smell and taste were a bit tangy and metallic. Reminded me of blue moon pumpkin.
keanex (1799) - Atco, New Jersey, USA - OCT 12, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
A: Clear amber body, thin head.
S: Light aroma, fruity and caramel malts.
T: Sweet caramel malts, fruity esters, bold flavor and balanced.
M: Medium body with medium carbonation.
O: Solid oktoberfest beer, a notch above Sam Adams.
blipp (9032) - La Mesa, California, USA - DEC 7, 2011
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft. Pours golden amber with an off white head. Toasty aroma with lightly sweet malts. The flavor is clean and clear, with toast, bread, and toffee. Nice.
HighWine (959) - Whalezbro, Illinois, USA - NOV 9, 2011
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at the brewery. Amber color with a thin white head. Completely lacking of aroma. Another choppy beer that has flavors but they don’t flow together well. Taste is wet hair, bitter hop oils, and white bread. Moderately thin palate.