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Spaten Oktoberfestbier Ur-Märzen - Spaten-Franziskaner-Bräu

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BA SCORE
81
good

1,893 Ratings
THE BROS
85
very good

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Ratings: 1,893
Reviews: 1,061
rAvg: 3.59
pDev: 14.48%
Wants: 29
Gots: 63 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Spaten-Franziskaner-Bräu visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
Märzen / Oktoberfest |  5.90% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Quaffer on 09-04-2001)
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ejimhof

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +11.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance - Pours a light amber color with a decent head. Slight lacing.

Smell - Smells of sweet malt.

Taste - Lots of caramel malt taste slightly sweet which is how I prefer my Octoberfest's.

Mouthfeel - Medium bodied.

Overall - One of my favorites the fresher the better as always.

Serving type: bottle

09-13-2011 00:58:33 | More by ejimhof
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Spaten Oktoberfestbier Ur-Märzen from Spaten-Franziskaner-Bräu
81 out of 100 based on 1,893 ratings.