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Samuel Adams Octoberfest - Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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BA SCORE
83
good

5,989 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 5,989
Reviews: 1,976
rAvg: 3.67
pDev: 13.9%
Wants: 67
Gots: 660 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams) visit their website
Massachusetts, United States

Style | ABV
Märzen / Oktoberfest |  5.30% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 09-10-2001)
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3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

salinasa, Sep 15, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

Bones10, Sep 14, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

tobelerone, Sep 14, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

burntheministry, Sep 14, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

Hockey_Fan, Sep 14, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -11.4%

Gerred, Sep 14, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +15.8%

das_Bier, Sep 14, 2013
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2.75/5  rDev -25.1%

prisdefer, Sep 14, 2013
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5/5  rDev +36.2%

antigone, Sep 14, 2013
Photo of monorailred
3.93/5  rDev +7.1%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Full disclosure...I am pretty much a fan of all Sam Adams beers. This one is no exception. It has a beautiful color and I really like how well it keeps its head. The flavor does not disappoint. I am a fan of the fall because there are a lot of good beers like this around to enjoy. I certainly recommend this one.

monorailred, Sep 14, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

Amerikon, Sep 14, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

civicm87, Sep 14, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

KeyWestGator, Sep 14, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -11.4%

Noisia, Sep 14, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

Loveyourbeer, Sep 14, 2013
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4.75/5  rDev +29.4%

kpaxfaq, Sep 13, 2013
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4/5  rDev +9%

ChrisKayler, Sep 13, 2013
Photo of brurevu
3.68/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

The Oktoberfest poured a beautiful deep amber with a distinct malty aroma. The taste was a great malt mixture with a bit of the sweet malt and toffee flavors and a touch of that familiar Samuel Adams hop flavor. I really enjoyed this beer and it's malt profile hit all the right Oktoberfest notes for me. It's a widely available brew during the season and one that is worth picking up.

brurevu, Sep 13, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

TerryW, Sep 13, 2013
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3.38/5  rDev -7.9%
look: 4.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Great amber color with mild head and mild carbonation. Malty, slightly hoppy aroma. No really hops in the taste but a lot of malt flavor. Toffee with a hint of caramel and nuttiness to provide some slight bitterness, but not really toasted flavor. You can also taste the alcohol. A decent octoberfest.

Utica_Brew_Review, Sep 13, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

Marty91, Sep 12, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -11.4%

ste5venla, Sep 12, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

BuckTuckian, Sep 12, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -11.4%

TheDrunkGnoll, Sep 12, 2013
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3/5  rDev -18.3%

SDTERRY, Sep 11, 2013
Samuel Adams Octoberfest from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
83 out of 100 based on 5,989 ratings.