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Left Hand Oktoberfest - Left Hand Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
84
good

690 Ratings
THE BROS
94
outstanding

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Ratings: 690
Reviews: 341
rAvg: 3.72
pDev: 13.17%
Wants: 22
Gots: 16 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Left Hand Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
Märzen / Oktoberfest |  6.60% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: rowew on 08-22-2006)
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BEERWOLF1951

Wisconsin

3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

10-07-2012 01:34:23 | More by BEERWOLF1951
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maki88


3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

10-06-2012 01:41:35 | More by maki88
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williahd

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

10-04-2012 20:54:25 | More by williahd
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Naterg8r

Florida

3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

10-04-2012 12:31:19 | More by Naterg8r
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DavidST

Texas

3.78/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from a 12 oz bottle into a pint glass, bottled on 08/07/12. This pours an amber color with a decent off white head. The smells are of caramel, toffee, bread. The feel is medium higher than expected carbonation. Taste is good a little copper flavor, some caramel some toffee.

Serving type: bottle

10-04-2012 04:03:23 | More by DavidST
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jrpapajcik

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

10-04-2012 03:32:38 | More by jrpapajcik
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LXIXME

New Mexico

3.9/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Smallish off white head settles into a nice lacing above a clear rusty copper colored beer.

Sweet roasted caramelized grain malts with a hint of light spices adding to the aroma.

Roasted toasted caramel malts, light spices, with lighter grains coming through in the taste.

A dryish aftertaste with some of the roasted caramel malts taste hanging around for quite some time on this medium bodied beer.

A pretty solid tasting Oktoberfest with a nice sweetish caramelized taste, one of the better drinks for this time of year.

Serving type: bottle

10-03-2012 21:55:31 | More by LXIXME
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RyanAU

North Carolina

4/5  rDev +7.5%

10-03-2012 21:21:26 | More by RyanAU
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UltimateLivewire

South Carolina

3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

10-03-2012 02:17:06 | More by UltimateLivewire
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Eastside151

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +21%

09-30-2012 20:13:33 | More by Eastside151
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mcj4476

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +7.5%

09-30-2012 19:34:10 | More by mcj4476
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Ford

Texas

3.9/5  rDev +4.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Bottle poured into a pint glass.

This is a very good Oktoberfest.

Color is a dark amber. Small amount of head foam. Not a huge smell, but smells nice. Plenty of spice in the taste. Yeah, it taste like fall. A really good version of this style in my opinion. Not very bitter, and not real sweet.

Serving type: bottle

09-30-2012 18:36:11 | More by Ford
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grubefresh

Arizona

3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

09-28-2012 07:12:33 | More by grubefresh
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vcoggins

Texas

3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

09-28-2012 01:23:23 | More by vcoggins
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Gtg642

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +14.2%

09-27-2012 00:45:04 | More by Gtg642
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Lovely85

Florida

4/5  rDev +7.5%

09-25-2012 23:30:15 | More by Lovely85
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Minkybut

Virginia

3.3/5  rDev -11.3%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

I poured this beer into my tumbler at 45 degrees. The beer was an ugly off amber color and poured no head at all. UGLY!. The beer smelled pretty good though with hits of nuttiness. The beer also had good lacing which was strange since it had no head. The beer was pretty good tasting though with that nuttiness that I really liked. I will buy again.

Serving type: bottle

09-25-2012 00:48:26 | More by Minkybut
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marc956

Texas

4.05/5  rDev +8.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

Better than I expected as I had not had anything from this brewery until recently. Excellent choice for those of you looking for an Oktoberfest that's a tad higher in ABV than Shiner or Sam Adams for example. Goes well with food as well as without. Cool label to boot. Here's to craft beer!

Serving type: bottle

09-24-2012 02:28:11 | More by marc956
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kwarn


1/5  rDev -73.1%

09-23-2012 16:57:03 | More by kwarn
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Tech_Savy


3.25/5  rDev -12.6%

09-23-2012 04:24:48 | More by Tech_Savy
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metter98

New York

3.58/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

A: The beer is crystal clear copper in color and has a light to moderate amount of visible carbonation. It poured with a finger high dense off white head that quickly died down but left a thin layer of bubbles covering the surface and webs of lacing down the sides of the glass.
S: There are light aromas of caramel malts and spices in the nose.
T: The taste is similar to the smell but a little more complex with flavors of caramel and toasted malts as well as hints of spices. Just the slightest hints of bitterness and sweetness are detectable; the finish is both malty and spicy.
M: It feels a bit shy of medium-bodied and quite smooth on the palate with a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: Although this beer is quite malty, it’s rather easy to drink because the body isn't that heavy.

Serving type: bottle

09-22-2012 02:28:02 | More by metter98
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Hardy_Brew

Illinois

3/5  rDev -19.4%

09-21-2012 23:28:35 | More by Hardy_Brew
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Whiskeydeez

Kansas

4/5  rDev +7.5%

09-21-2012 16:45:02 | More by Whiskeydeez
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Cris4545

Indiana

4/5  rDev +7.5%

09-21-2012 02:22:28 | More by Cris4545
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Kunstman

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev +7.5%

09-21-2012 00:58:30 | More by Kunstman
Left Hand Oktoberfest from Left Hand Brewing Company
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