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Beck's Oktoberfest - Brauerei Beck & Co.

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BA SCORE
78
okay

638 Ratings
THE BROS
86
very good

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Ratings: 638
Reviews: 394
rAvg: 3.4
pDev: 16.47%
Wants: 6
Gots: 19 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Brauerei Beck & Co. visit their website
Germany

Style | ABV
Märzen / Oktoberfest |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 09-19-2000)
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WastingFreetime

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2.8/5  rDev -17.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Reviewed from tasting notes.

Pours out a translucent light amber color with two fingers of white soapy foam that falls apart in about a minute, leaving behind fairly decent loops of lacing on the glass. Light watery body and lighter carbonation, it feels too thin in the mouth for a marzen.

Light aroma of faint caramel and herbal tea / earthy hopping.
The flavor, however, really suffers from a diluted and weak malt presence that doesn't provide enough toasted or bready structure for the hopping (which is actually surprisingly well-done BTW) to build upon. Adjust the grain bill to match the care and attention put into the hopping, and this one could be something special.

Serving type: bottle

10-03-2012 00:02:08 | More by WastingFreetime
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Beck's Oktoberfest from Brauerei Beck & Co.
78 out of 100 based on 638 ratings.