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Left Hand Oktoberfest - Left Hand Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
84
good

916 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 916
Reviews: 369
rAvg: 3.74
pDev: 13.37%
Wants: 33
Gots: 66 | 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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4/5  rDev +7%

AMCPhD, Nov 02, 2013
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3/5  rDev -19.8%

ohiobeer29, Nov 01, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

gtermi, Oct 31, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -13.1%

einman, Oct 30, 2013
Photo of Jeffreysan
3.69/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

12 oz bottle, poured into a pint glass

Appearance: Pours a pretty, clear amber color, speckled with reddish highlights, and a quarter of a finger of off-white head that quickly dissolved into a thin halo of foam that gripped the sides of the glass and formed wispy clouds that collected in the center of the top of the beer.

Aroma: Very malty and bready, with notes of caramel, black pepper, orange zest and clover.

Taste: Like the aroma, the beer is very malty and bready, like freshly baked baguettes or bagels, followed by some caramel-like sweetness, spices of black pepper and orange zest, finished by some nicely balanced hoppy bitterness. Very, very good!

Mouthfeel: Medium to slightly chewy. There’s some good carbonation to tickle the taste buds, and with an ABV of 6.6%, there is a hint of alcohol on the palate, but a pleasant hint.

Overall: Another very, solid American version of an Oktoberfest beer. Very, very good! Great balance between malt, sweet and bitter. Certainly another beer to add to my Oktoberfest rotation!

Jeffreysan, Oct 30, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +13.6%

jewellrunner, Oct 29, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -6.4%

CMOrak, Oct 29, 2013
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4.25/5  rDev +13.6%

vidguy17, Oct 27, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

Kahlstrom, Oct 27, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

jmccraney, Oct 27, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -6.4%

kylehay2004, Oct 26, 2013
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3/5  rDev -19.8%

jmccullough108, Oct 26, 2013
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4/5  rDev +7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Appearance: auburn brown with thin off white head and great clarity

Aroma: noble hop aroma with smooth nutty malt aroma

Taste: nutty, floral, slight mintyness, and very balanced overall

Mouthfeel: crisp, medium body, medium carbonation

Overall: an awesome American marzen. Great balance, nutty malt character with floral and slightly minty hop character. I Definitely suggest this marzen to anyone!

dwren89, Oct 23, 2013
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4/5  rDev +7%

KingBiscuit, Oct 23, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -6.4%

Velogas, Oct 22, 2013
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3/5  rDev -19.8%

sachie23, Oct 22, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -13.1%

JoeMans, Oct 21, 2013
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4/5  rDev +7%

Barlowbird, Oct 20, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -6.4%

DillanWeems, Oct 20, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

Dools9, Oct 19, 2013
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3.51/5  rDev -6.1%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.75

A: Pours a dark bronze color with a decent head and fair lacing.

S: Aroma of roasted malt, bit of citrus and trace of grain.

T: Taste of malt sweetness, bit of caramel, mild citrus and just a bit of spice. Mild bitterness and a clean finish.

F: Medium body, smooth, subtle malty character and nicely balanced.

O: Enjoyable beer, good seasonal offering.

soju6, Oct 18, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -6.4%

jeffthepony, Oct 18, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +0.3%

aflies, Oct 18, 2013
Left Hand Oktoberfest from Left Hand Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 916 ratings.