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Great Lakes Oktoberfest - Great Lakes Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
91
outstanding

1,661 Ratings
THE BROS
100
world-class

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Ratings: 1,661
Reviews: 541
rAvg: 4.07
pDev: 12.29%
Wants: 162
Gots: 155 | FT: 4
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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4.04/5  rDev -0.7%

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4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

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4/5  rDev -1.7%

ethanmc12, Sep 16, 2014
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4.4/5  rDev +8.1%

BBD 10/30/14. Pours a clear amber with a nice dark ruby hue. Good head and retention, rich excellent lacing. Nice nose of malt - caramel, biscuit and a light spicy note. Medium body with a creamy texture. Normal carbonation with a bit of effervescence on the finish. Excellent flavor profile that is balanced and complex. It begins with a toasted biscuit character which flows into caramel over a subtle note of sweetness. The middle is slightly bitter with a very nice touch of spice. The finish is clean, slightly sweet, and a noble hop flavor lingers while the spice tickles the tongue. Great Lakes has nailed it, again.

tillmac62, Sep 15, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -14%

ejh06752, Sep 15, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

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4/5  rDev -1.7%

Washuffizi98, Sep 15, 2014
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4/5  rDev -1.7%

ranger7, Sep 15, 2014
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4/5  rDev -1.7%

DuffDadddy, Sep 15, 2014
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3.8/5  rDev -6.6%

kricks77, Sep 15, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +16.7%

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4.44/5  rDev +9.1%

JSaulWelter, Sep 14, 2014
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5/5  rDev +22.9%

LagerOver7, Sep 14, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +4.4%

Poured from a bottle into a snifter at around 45°F

Appearance (4.5): Beautiful orange amber color with an attractive two finger head

Smell (4.25): Toasted caramel malts, toffee, banana bread, spices hops

Taste (4.0): Toffee, caramel, spiced hops

Mouthfeel (4.25): Light yet full bodied for an Oktoberfest. Perfect carbonation and crisp bitterness

Overall: Not a fan of most Oktoberfests and only have a couple when in season. With that said, this is definitely one of the better ones iv had. Good quality at a good price. What Great Lakes does best!

Bone53, Sep 14, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -7.9%

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Great Lakes Oktoberfest from Great Lakes Brewing Co.
91 out of 100 based on 1,661 ratings.