Leinenkugel's Oktoberfest - Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company

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Ratings: 1,459
Reviews: 459
rAvg: 3.18
pDev: 16.98%
Wants: 16
Gots: 179 | 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:
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(Beer added by: garymuchow on 08-30-2002)
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3.5/5  rDev +10.1%

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2.75/5  rDev -13.5%

Poured into a Hoegaarden glass. Got this from a friend who was offloading his beer from his fridge.

Pours clean with about a half finger of head and looks the part of a Marzen certainly.

Tastes grainy and boring with no sweet or spice flavors. Actually smells better than it tastes as I get a hint more of the spices.

Feels watery on the mouthfeel and doesn't leave any lingering sweetness like better examples of the style do.

Overall pretty shite, definitely not worth picking up. Support another brewery if you want a good Marzen this is all talk and no delivery.

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3/5  rDev -5.7%

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2.75/5  rDev -13.5%

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2.88/5  rDev -9.4%

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4.25/5  rDev +33.6%

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3.55/5  rDev +11.6%

Photo of jlindros
2.65/5  rDev -16.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Crystal clear ruby tan color, little creamy head decent messy lacing.

Nose macro lager, sweet caramel, minerals, reddish malt, mild unhappy lager.

Taste big macro lager flavor, unhappy lager yeast, minerals, faint skunky like quality, big sweet caramel malts, bitter hop note but a bad bitterness somehow. Quite fruity too.

Mouth med to lighter bod, decent carb

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4/5  rDev +25.8%

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3.35/5  rDev +5.3%

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4.64/5  rDev +45.9%

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3/5  rDev -5.7%

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4/5  rDev +25.8%

Photo of seschan15
3.32/5  rDev +4.4%

Photo of willsting8
3/5  rDev -5.7%

Leinenkugel's Oktoberfest is a decent marzen-style beer. It has a bit of a watery taste, but it doesn't water down the flavor of the beer all the way.

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4.5/5  rDev +41.5%

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3.45/5  rDev +8.5%

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4.36/5  rDev +37.1%

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3/5  rDev -5.7%

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3.08/5  rDev -3.1%

Photo of Jon_Hendricks
3.25/5  rDev +2.2%

Appearance - pours to a clear amber color

Overall - This is an average Oktoberfest. It is lighter than some Oktoberfests. This is a good beer to ease into an Oktoberfest but others are better. Needs more flavor.

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2.5/5  rDev -21.4%

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2.6/5  rDev -18.2%

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3/5  rDev -5.7%

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2.5/5  rDev -21.4%

Leinenkugel's Oktoberfest from Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company
73 out of 100 based on 1,459 ratings.