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Leinenkugel's Oktoberfest - Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company

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1,178 Ratings
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Ratings: 1,178
Reviews: 430
rAvg: 3.15
pDev: 16.83%
Wants: 12
Gots: 70 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
Märzen / Oktoberfest |  5.10% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: garymuchow on 08-30-2002)
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SteveJeremy

Connecticut

3.08/5  rDev -2.2%

I figured the Oktoberfest beer I could make my first would be from my favorite mainstream-brewer, Leinenkugel, and I wasn't disappointed. Not really knowing how an Oktoberfest beer is supposed to taste, I went in with no expectations, and came out with a great beer, full of pleasant caramel malt character and mildly bitter and refreshing crispness. Keep 'em coming, Leinie, and I'll keep drinking.

08-17-2014 05:05:53 | More by SteveJeremy
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Monk31

South Carolina

4.08/5  rDev +29.5%

08-17-2014 01:00:13 | More by Monk31
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spiatt

Ohio

3.75/5  rDev +19%

08-16-2014 11:24:06 | More by spiatt
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zacalabeer76

Indiana

3/5  rDev -4.8%

08-16-2014 02:37:06 | More by zacalabeer76
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Drew_Fischer

Nebraska

3.52/5  rDev +11.7%

08-16-2014 01:16:14 | More by Drew_Fischer
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udubdawg

Kansas

2.75/5  rDev -12.7%

08-15-2014 20:36:24 | More by udubdawg
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Falcone

North Carolina

3/5  rDev -4.8%

08-15-2014 19:58:44 | More by Falcone
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treeslothguy

Iowa

2/5  rDev -36.5%

08-15-2014 11:40:15 | More by treeslothguy
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drewlreynolds


3.2/5  rDev +1.6%

08-15-2014 11:20:16 | More by drewlreynolds
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duswdav

Oklahoma

3.75/5  rDev +19%

08-15-2014 02:14:48 | More by duswdav
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DerekMorgan

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +19%

08-14-2014 16:37:20 | More by DerekMorgan
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NIURicky

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +42.9%

08-14-2014 03:18:05 | More by NIURicky
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ahuey333


3.44/5  rDev +9.2%

08-13-2014 17:13:07 | More by ahuey333
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zestar

California

3.5/5  rDev +11.1%

08-13-2014 09:36:33 | More by zestar
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TheCondor

Missouri

3.11/5  rDev -1.3%

Picked this up on a mix and match sixer, even though I am unsure if I have ever enjoyed anything by Leinenkugel. Side poured with standard vigor into a Sam Adams glass.

Appearance - Pours a nice looking amber color with a one finger maybe smaller foamy head. The head dissipates about a quarter of the way into the beer and leaves little lacing. I like the packaging, pretty cool.

Smell - Malty, bready, spicy, what you expect from the style and even from the look of the beer. It just looks like a malty beer, and it smells like one too. Pretty sure theres gonna be malts on the palate as well, but I'm no rocket scientist.

Taste - I enjoyed the taste of this brew! Of course it was malty, but not overpoweringly sweet. Nice caramel touches and some breads. At the very back of the drink, hidden among all the malty goodness, is just a flavoring of hops. I think it may be a little better than we have given it credit for.

Mouthfeel - Finishes sweet, malty. Medium carbonation, medium bodied.

Overall - A decent brew. I wouldn't buy it again, but its worth a try. I think it is a little better than we have given it credit for here, but it isn't anything to really jump around about. Slightly above average.

08-13-2014 02:28:58 | More by TheCondor
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CarlosRuizsChauffeur

Pennsylvania

3.75/5  rDev +19%

08-12-2014 23:56:31 | More by CarlosRuizsChauffeur
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BudHeavy92


3.36/5  rDev +6.7%

08-12-2014 22:57:38 | More by BudHeavy92
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a_beckman25

Michigan

3.25/5  rDev +3.2%

08-12-2014 03:45:48 | More by a_beckman25
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cardinals22

Illinois

2.5/5  rDev -20.6%

08-11-2014 17:14:32 | More by cardinals22
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Big_Dave

Texas

3/5  rDev -4.8%

08-11-2014 05:56:49 | More by Big_Dave
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jeff96gt

Indiana

3.25/5  rDev +3.2%

08-10-2014 19:50:36 | More by jeff96gt
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Wiscodrinker

Wisconsin

3.75/5  rDev +19%

08-10-2014 03:42:01 | More by Wiscodrinker
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Wobbly

Missouri

3.25/5  rDev +3.2%

08-09-2014 18:37:14 | More by Wobbly
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Doomcifer

Rhode Island

2.25/5  rDev -28.6%

08-09-2014 16:46:28 | More by Doomcifer
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BEER_TRVP


3/5  rDev -4.8%

08-09-2014 06:18:33 | More by BEER_TRVP
Leinenkugel's Oktoberfest from Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company
73 out of 100 based on 1,178 ratings.