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Maibock - Occidental Brewing Co.

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Maibock
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Ratings: 4
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.63
pDev: 12.4%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Occidental Brewing Co. visit their website
Oregon, United States

Style | ABV
Maibock / Helles Bock |  7.00% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: ccrida on 05-16-2013)
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4/5  rDev +10.2%

RHVC59, Sep 06, 2014
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3/5  rDev -17.4%

kscaldef, Jun 10, 2014
Photo of Chaz33187
4.11/5  rDev +13.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

A- clear bright yellow
S- Faint grape/ yeasty smell
t- rich hoppy and malty notes- slightly bitter but very balanced, no aftertaste
m- a bit thicker and bubblier than it looks
o- very refreshing, balanced, and tasty beer. Surprised when I saw the alcohol content.

For $3 during Happy Hour At Magnolia's Corner , Portland, Oregon

Chaz33187, May 25, 2013
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3.41/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

On draught at Bailey's, Occidental's Maibock is a clear gold with a small white head leaving light foamy lace.

Smells is faintly doughy, a hint of lime.

Taste is light, fairly clean. A little grainy, a touch of vanilla. Some ethanol, fusels. Faintly herbal.

Mouthfeel is light, dry.

Drinkability is okay. It's certainly a light bodied spring bock, but there's not much character here beyond the alcohol. Reminds me of those strong Scandinavian lagers, but presumably cleaner and less hang-over prone (although this 10 oz glass is enough for me).

ccrida, May 17, 2013
Maibock from Occidental Brewing Co.
- out of 100 based on 4 ratings.