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Octoberfest - Maumee Bay Brewing Company

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Octoberfest
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BA SCORE
83
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18 Ratings
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Ratings: 18
Reviews: 5
rAvg: 3.65
pDev: 8.49%
Wants: 1
Gots: 3 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Maumee Bay Brewing Company visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
Märzen / Oktoberfest |  ABV ?

Availability: Fall

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: AtLagerHeads on 10-02-2003

Brewed in March and cold lagered for its namesake German festival, this brew boasts a malty backbone with flavors of toasted bread and caramel, creating an even balance of hop bitterness.
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Ratings: 18 | Reviews: 5
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An amber brew with a nice white head and great lacing, this O-fest starts less malty than many and stays that way to the finish. The nose gives hops and these come through with nice bittering in the taste. a decent body with a strong finish and nice snap at the end. Probably one of the better I've had this year and it is one of Maumee's better efforts.

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Reviewed from notes

A : cooper with a quickly vanish head

S : faint roasted malt

T : strong malt and light caramel tones

M : smooth with a quick clean finish

D : i felt this had a really good drink-ability

A good, locally brewed Oktoberfest, glad i tried it.

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Clear dark copper in color, with a moderate head of airy foam.
Aroma-Faint toasted malt
Taste-Nutty, toasted malt, light bodied and easy drinking. An "ok" oktoberfest.

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Octoberfest from Maumee Bay Brewing Company
83 out of 100 based on 18 ratings.