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Oktoberfest Lager Beer - Lakefront Brewery, Inc.

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Oktoberfest Lager BeerOktoberfest Lager Beer

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BA SCORE
78
okay

201 Ratings
THE BROS
83
good

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Ratings: 201
Reviews: 122
rAvg: 3.41
pDev: 15.54%
Wants: 5
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Lakefront Brewery, Inc. visit their website
Wisconsin, United States

Style | ABV
Märzen / Oktoberfest |  5.70% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: jackndan on 08-30-2002)
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bcsbeer

Florida

2.75/5  rDev -19.4%

09-19-2013 04:17:12 | More by bcsbeer
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dmorgan310

Panama

3.25/5  rDev -4.7%

09-13-2013 16:54:42 | More by dmorgan310
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KS1297

Wisconsin

4.5/5  rDev +32%

09-13-2013 03:15:30 | More by KS1297
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BeerFMAndy

Wisconsin

3.9/5  rDev +14.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 3.75

12 oz bottle poured into a Lakefront imperial pint.
5.7% ABV

A - Crystal clear and totally lifeless, it pours a vibrant copper color with a tall cream head that plateaus and drops slowly, gently draping lace webbing on the pint for a beautiful looking beer!

S - Tart apple skin pops out from this muted aroma, offering more bready malt aromas once it's swirled. Delicate hop notes are barely noticed behind the toasted characteristic though this Oktoberfest which finishes with a slight unfermented wort scent.

T - Simple and straight forward, Lakefront's Oktoberfest is smooth and malty with toasted bread crust overtones and subtleties of dough for a rich flavor profile that's finished with earthy hops.

M - Medium-bodied with a crisp and clean finish accompanied by a carbonation bite, Lakefront's Oktoberfest is a little slick on the tongue, drying out after the swallow.

O - Here we have Lakefront's Oktoberfest; a pretty clean lager that goes down well while offering bready malt overtones and a dry, earthy hop finish for an easy fall drinker.

Serving type: bottle

09-12-2013 22:54:13 | More by BeerFMAndy
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BierStein711

Illinois

3.49/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Bottle poured into pint.

Three finger off white head.

Dark amber in color, moderate carbonation

Taste: malty, nutty, and bready. Light, crisp finish at the end

Smells: bread and roast malt

Mouthfeel:thicker

Overall, this wasn't a bad beer, but it could have been better.

Serving type: bottle

09-12-2013 04:12:40 | More by BierStein711
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doublepneumonia

Wisconsin

3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

08-24-2013 22:23:05 | More by doublepneumonia
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JRdaSconnie

Wisconsin

3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

08-12-2013 22:42:13 | More by JRdaSconnie
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hogrider

Florida

3.7/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Malty with a very nice head and lacing. I like this beer and will drink more of it in the future. Like all Oktoberfest beers is low in alcohol but definitely not a lawnmower beer. Nice caramel aftertaste; I can not detect any hops although they are present. And remember folks support your local brewery DRINK BEER. HOG.

Serving type: bottle

08-10-2013 20:12:40 | More by hogrider
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zldjn97

Florida

3.25/5  rDev -4.7%

07-27-2013 19:18:59 | More by zldjn97
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derkfromwi

Wisconsin

3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

07-12-2013 01:58:46 | More by derkfromwi
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eliz108

Wisconsin

3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

05-17-2013 15:18:47 | More by eliz108
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jreindl

Wisconsin

4/5  rDev +17.3%

04-20-2013 06:14:37 | More by jreindl
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Punisher

Missouri

3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

02-24-2013 01:57:16 | More by Punisher
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Klimm

Wisconsin

3.25/5  rDev -4.7%

02-10-2013 23:28:24 | More by Klimm
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imperialking

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

01-17-2013 19:26:54 | More by imperialking
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Pacioli1445

South Dakota

4/5  rDev +17.3%

01-03-2013 01:12:59 | More by Pacioli1445
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ryanpj

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

12-20-2012 04:15:11 | More by ryanpj
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nheinzie57

Illinois

3/5  rDev -12%

11-24-2012 18:08:21 | More by nheinzie57
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t0rin0

California

3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

11-19-2012 17:00:57 | More by t0rin0
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shand

Florida

3.43/5  rDev +0.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Lakefront Oktoberfest pours a hazy orange color with a finger of head that quickly drops to a cap. The aroma is a nice, rich caramel malt with some sweet grains. The malts become more rich and sweet on the tongue, along with a fairly strong grain flavor I've noticed in other Lakefront lagers. The mouthfeel is heavier than expected, with a carbonation level that would be on point with a lighter body. Overall, Lakefront's Oktoberfest is another decent stab at the style.

Serving type: bottle

11-14-2012 01:21:26 | More by shand
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Mikedux30


5/5  rDev +46.6%

11-08-2012 02:45:49 | More by Mikedux30
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JerzDevl2000

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev +2.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Picked this up via the single bottle in Totowa now that most of the Octoberfests and Marzens are disappearing from the shelves. I'm usually not a fan of this style since they tend to be a bit too watered-down for me but this his the spot nicely. The body was nice, nothing was too overpowering and even though this was a bit stronger than I envisioned, it would make for a nice fall session beer.

The pour to this was sufficient - almond-hued, clear, with a decent head and almost no lacing to be seen. The mouthfeel was creamy and toasty with a decent amount of caramel malt underneath followed by some smoky wood flavors. A bit like the Flying Fish Octoberfest or Yuengling Lager but with one catch: carbonation was virtually nil here. A bit cloying in the back but certainly enjoyable, enough to remind me of a fall day once the air chilled down and the leaves were all gone.

This was just a bit too strong but was better than the lighter bodied and hued Octoberfests that I've had in recent years. It won't blow anyone one away but for a fall seasonal, this would be a great choice that can be appreciated by nearly all.

Serving type: bottle

11-07-2012 19:23:46 | More by JerzDevl2000
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tjonesjr

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -12%

10-29-2012 01:02:00 | More by tjonesjr
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koes0024

Minnesota

3/5  rDev -12%

10-28-2012 02:04:16 | More by koes0024
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pooogy

Missouri

3.5/5  rDev +2.6%

10-28-2012 00:59:13 | More by pooogy
Oktoberfest Lager Beer from Lakefront Brewery, Inc.
78 out of 100 based on 201 ratings.