Great Lakes Oktoberfest - Great Lakes Brewing Co.
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Reviews by GRPunk:
3.9/5 rDev -3.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4
Bottle poured into a mug.
A- This beer poured an amber-orange color with a 1" whitish head. There was medium lacing that lightly stuck to the side of the glass and medium-light carbonation.
S- The aroma was a little lighter than expected. What scent there was, consisted of caramel and bread notes.
T- There was more caramel and bread in the flavor backed by some light hop tones. It wasn't as sweet as some other Oktoberfest beers on the market.
M- It had a full mouthfeel with a semi-dry finish.
D- Another Oktoberfest beer that just happens to be an easy drinker.
Overall- There was something about the flavor that was different from the other festbeers I've tried, but it was a good "different."
Serving type: bottle
10-06-2007 02:31:37 | More by GRPunk
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4.14/5 rDev +2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25
I know it's almost to early to think about the leaves changing colors, but this beer does just that. The amber color was clean and head great with nice lacing on the glass. Smell was nice and malty. On the front end the taste was smooth for a 6.5% beer and finished just as smooth. Overall a very nice for anyone looking to drink a good beer. I will get another six pack of this one.
Serving type: on-tap
07-27-2014 16:40:24 | More by ibu4u
4.25/5 rDev +4.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25
Great Lakes Oktoberfest from Great Lakes Brewing Co., a seemingly early start, but whatever. Poured from the bottle into a liter glass drinking boot, this brew's got a 3 finger thick pale tan head, knockout lacing& a body that is the textbook definition of amber. What a sexy beer!
I smell gloriously roasted malts; perhaps a dash of caramel. A satisfyingly full aroma.
Tastes nearly identical. Full as they come and still crisp! Earthier hops balance this brew out JUST enough. I love the taste
Mouthfeel is smooth and clean. No lingering elements here.
Overall, a fist pumping 4.25 is given to Great Lakes Oktoberfest from Great Lakes Brewing Co. I implore you to give this brew a chance. It blew me away, obviously. This brew will be a staple in my fridge during its circulation period.
Serving type: bottle
07-25-2014 04:23:20 | More by Caveworm
Great Lakes Oktoberfest from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
91 out of 100 based on 1,348 ratings.