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Atom Smasher - Two Brothers Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
84
good

265 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 265
Reviews: 79
rAvg: 3.73
pDev: 14.21%
Wants: 4
Gots: 8 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Two Brothers Brewing Company visit their website
Illinois, United States

Style | ABV
Märzen / Oktoberfest |  7.70% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: yeahnatenelson on 09-03-2010)
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Ratings: 265 | Reviews: 79 | Display Reviews Only:
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4/5  rDev +7.2%

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10-20-2013 15:07:53 | More by Mike099
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Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

10-20-2013 11:34:35 | More by Bobk80
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Minnesota

4.5/5  rDev +20.6%

10-15-2013 13:51:22 | More by TubbyDullard
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Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

10-09-2013 16:59:58 | More by cnbrown313
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Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

10-06-2013 01:35:35 | More by NorthSideSean
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barnzy78

Illinois

3.51/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

A - amber body, ivory head slowly fades to a foam
S - earthy, spicy, caramel, toffee, yeast, faint oak and vanilla
T - more oaky flavor, caramel, toffee, toasted grain, earthy spicy hops, vanilla, boozier than the usual märzen
M - full body, creamy, finishes semi dry
O - nice changeup on a classic style with the oak foudre aging and the amped up abv. I'll usually pick up a bottle or 2 of this from my local brewery for Oktoberfest just for its uniqueness.

Serving type: bottle

10-05-2013 02:20:38 | More by barnzy78
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smbslt

Illinois

4/5  rDev +7.2%

10-05-2013 00:23:33 | More by smbslt
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Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev +13.9%

10-02-2013 05:51:35 | More by deebo
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MN_Beerticker

Minnesota

4/5  rDev +7.2%

10-02-2013 02:54:03 | More by MN_Beerticker
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Ohio

4/5  rDev +7.2%

10-01-2013 03:56:19 | More by JoeLacy
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jiffymon

New York

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

09-30-2013 17:43:45 | More by jiffymon
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joeboe2001

Maryland

3/5  rDev -19.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Nothing wrong with this brew, nor was there anything really exceptional about it.

Sort of what I would expect from an Oktoberfest lite. Appearance and smell were pretty normal, taste and mouthfeel a bit light.

Not something I would order again, but fans of lite beers might like it.

Serving type: on-tap

09-30-2013 14:33:04 | More by joeboe2001
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matjack85

Illinois

3.94/5  rDev +5.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I went out to dinner at Chef Amaury's 33 West restaurant in Aurora, IL and they had this on the menu, so I ordered one. 12oz brown bottle served in a pint glass.

The beer poured a clear amber/red color with a ½-finger of white head that lasted a few minutes and left moderate lacing.

Toasted malt and caramel smell along with a whiff of oak barrel.

Toasted malt and caramel flavor with a low but noticeable hop bitterness, which is a bit unusual in an Okroberfest. There is also an oak barrel taste along with some spicy alcohol.

Medium bodied with a moderate amount of carbonation. There is also a bit of warming alcohol in the swallow.

This is not your typical sweet Oktoberfest, but it's still good and definitely worth a try.

Serving type: bottle

09-30-2013 08:27:53 | More by matjack85
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Ohio

3/5  rDev -19.6%

09-29-2013 23:15:23 | More by Bobby_Gray_84
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Minnesota

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

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Minnesota

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

09-29-2013 02:34:54 | More by Ragnarok88
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Indiana

4/5  rDev +7.2%

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Illinois

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Minnesota

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4/5  rDev +7.2%

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Illinois

3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

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Illinois

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Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

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NewGlarusFan

Illinois

4.2/5  rDev +12.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Poured into a Huber Beer Stein

A) Clear, dark brown color, fall oak leave color, thick three finger head that dissipates quickly leaving a lot of lacing. Good amount of carbonation too.

S) Wow oak up front immediately then lager yeast and malt.

T) Roasted malt, can taste Munich maybe pilsner grains, oaky finish and a little alcohol at the end. Very sweet beer nonetheless.

M) Medium Carbonation, light body, but not watery

O) Not a bad American style Oktoberfest. Very tasty beer I can't wait to have on tap!

Serving type: bottle

09-24-2013 13:31:15 | More by NewGlarusFan
Atom Smasher from Two Brothers Brewing Company
84 out of 100 based on 265 ratings.