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Oktoberfest - The Defiant Brewing Company

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Ratings: 4
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.61
pDev: 2.77%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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The Defiant Brewing Company visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
Märzen / Oktoberfest |  ABV ?

Availability: Fall

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(Beer added by: plaid75 on 09-28-2011)
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Photo of SportsandJorts
3.65/5  rDev +1.1%

Appearance: deep bright orange color with a finger of a white foam head with a good retention and a pretty strong lacing. Mostly clear but has a slight haze to it. 3.75/5

Smell: mix of caramel malts and toasted bread. Lots of earthy and spicey hops. 3.5/5

Taste: opens up with strong caramel mixed with earthy and toasty malts. Sweet bready lager yeast. Backend is pretty strong on the noble hops. Earthy and citrusy hops 3.75/5

Mouthfeel: light and easy to drink. Slight bitterness and not quite the cleanest finish. 3.25/5

Overall: not a bad beer but not quite a perfect model of the style or overally memorable.

SportsandJorts, Sep 13, 2014
Photo of Skibum211
3.75/5  rDev +3.9%

Skibum211, Sep 22, 2013
Photo of zillo043068
3.5/5  rDev -3%

zillo043068, Feb 18, 2013
Photo of plaid75
3.53/5  rDev -2.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured a light copper hue with a half finger foamy white head. There was good retention and lacing.

The smell featured a soft earhy malt with a smattering of herbal noble hop.

The taste consisted of an earthy softly sweet malt that easily gave way to a prickly hop spice.

The mouthfeel was toward the fuller side of the style with low carbonation.

Overall a tasty fest beer. A bit dull however.

plaid75, Sep 28, 2011
Oktoberfest from The Defiant Brewing Company
- out of 100 based on 4 ratings.