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Great Lakes Oktoberfest - Great Lakes Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

1,340 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 1,340
Reviews: 508
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 12.32%
Wants: 129
Gots: 61 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Great Lakes Brewing Co. visit their website
Ohio, United States

Style | ABV
Märzen / Oktoberfest |  6.50% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: WVbeergeek on 11-04-2003)
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Reviews by nortmand:
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nortmand

Virginia

3.73/5  rDev -8.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pale amber with a half finger of fluffy, sustained head.

Rich amber malts with a grassy, assertive hop presence.

Grainy flavors up front. A lot of phenols and alcohol overall. Maybe a bit much for a seasonal fall amber colored beer of indeterminate style.

Medium bodied with sufficient carbonation, this beer is just OK. The aroma is pretty fantastic, but I'm not sold on the flavor. It's a bit alcoholic and there are all sorts of phunky phenols.

Serving type: bottle

10-15-2007 00:02:51 | More by nortmand
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Caveworm

Ohio

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
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Great Lakes Oktoberfest from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
91 out of 100 based on 1,340 ratings.