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Oktoberfest Marzen - Third Street Aleworks

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Oktoberfest Marzen
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Ratings: 6
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.52
pDev: 11.36%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Third Street Aleworks visit their website
California, United States

Style | ABV
Märzen / Oktoberfest |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Fall

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(Beer added by: watermelonman on 10-28-2004)
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Photo of davegray
3.25/5  rDev -7.7%

davegray, Nov 25, 2013
Photo of t0rin0
3.75/5  rDev +6.5%

t0rin0, Mar 02, 2013
Photo of litheum94
4/5  rDev +13.6%

litheum94, Nov 16, 2011
Photo of avaldivia
3/5  rDev -14.8%

avaldivia, Nov 15, 2011
Photo of Offa
3.98/5  rDev +13.1%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

This is a tasty, highly drinkable oktoberfest with a little nice complexity. I think it is somewhat improved from the past. Currently, it is somewhat reminiscent of Spaten or Hacker-Pschorr.

Very dark reddish with some brown, it has a small light tan head soon shrinking to a thick, lasting foamy ring and a weak hint of lace.

The aroma is mild but very malty, caramelly-fruit with some prune and underlying grain.

The taste and feel are more interesting, primarily sweetish, caramelly malty with prune, and faintly earthy-leafy quality throughout. It has a light sour yeastiness mid-way, and finishes drier and more toasty, with faint leafy bitterness. It's very drinkable and enjoyable if nothing outstanding.

Offa, Oct 29, 2008
Photo of watermelonman
3.15/5  rDev -10.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

This showed up as a dark orange and brown without any head or lace worth mentioning.

The smell has some malts but there really isn't much there. The taste consists mainly of a plain malt base with hops used only to round the thing out. The layered malt profile that I tend to enjoy in this style of beer was missing.

It's just overly simplistic.

watermelonman, Oct 28, 2004
Oktoberfest Marzen from Third Street Aleworks
- out of 100 based on 6 ratings.