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Spaten Oktoberfestbier Ur-Märzen | Spaten-Franziskaner-Bräu

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3.62/5
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2,616 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Spaten-Franziskaner-Bräu
Germany
franziskaner-weissbier.de

Style: Märzen / Oktoberfest

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.90%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by Quaffer on 09-04-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#36,754
Reviews:
1,168
Ratings:
2,616
pDev:
13.81%
Bros Score:
3.8
 
 
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Gots:
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Ratings: 2,616 |  Reviews: 1,168
Photo of carolinabeerguy
3.97/5  rDev +9.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Review from notes at World of Beer - Fort Myers on 11/17/11.

Poured on draft into a shaker pint glass.

Appearance: Pours a clear light gold with a 1/2 finger foamy snow white head. Decent lacing.

Smell: Light German malt with a touch of earthy hops.

Taste: Sweet German malt up front followed by a touch of bitter grassy hops in the middle before ending with a light finish. Aftertaste is sweet malt.

Mouthfeel: Medium-bodied with a good amount of carbonation.

Drinkability: High drinkability. You could easily have a few of these over the course of an evening.

Overall: Pretty good Oktoberfest beer overall. Nothing great, but you could do much worse.

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Photo of OldTime
3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

Photo of bluHatter
3.2/5  rDev -11.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

A: Great deep red amber color. Nice and clear color. A small quickly receding bumpy head.

S: Crispy malt. Slight sweetness to it - possibly honey.

T: Malty, with a small amount of classic green bottle skunk.

M: Really nice light beer with ample carbonation. Really well balanced. No alcohol burn.

O: A really delicious medium bodied Oktoberfest. Not overly comlex and easy to drink without feeling cheap. Perfect for the Fall season.

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Photo of sgttibbs
3/5  rDev -17.1%

Photo of jharkins07
2.5/5  rDev -30.9%

Photo of LJWalker
3/5  rDev -17.1%

Photo of Mileslicsw
4/5  rDev +10.5%

Photo of tyleeis
4.5/5  rDev +24.3%

Photo of rsant
3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

Photo of jumbopanda
3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

Photo of slimntubbs
3/5  rDev -17.1%

Photo of Texasfan549
4/5  rDev +10.5%

Photo of StoicBeast
2.5/5  rDev -30.9%

Photo of rogerthegill
4/5  rDev +10.5%

Photo of lilnicky068
3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

Photo of SuperSpy
2.96/5  rDev -18.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Dark bronze colored and crystal clear. An eggshell head that starts out about an inch thick but quickly dies down. Definitely a tasty looking beer.

The aroma is toasted malt, pale grain and a hint of hops.

Medium bodied, smooth and crisp. You can taste a sweet graininess in the beginning but it is quickly taken over by an astringent raw grain flavor that is followed up by a generic bitter hop flavor that continues on through to the finish.

This beer goes down quickly but that's mostly because it's just not tasty enough to leave it lingering around in you mouth for a more in depth taste.

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Photo of Mantooth
3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

Photo of daant76
4/5  rDev +10.5%

Photo of aanakinskywalker
3/5  rDev -17.1%

Photo of Milkysunshine
4/5  rDev +10.5%

Photo of kew
3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

Photo of WrathsU
4.47/5  rDev +23.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

A - brilliant clear amber body with thick egg shell white head. Minimal lacing, medium head retention.

S - malty sweetness throughout. No hop aroma at all. Slight honey smell to the aroma.

T - malty sweetness throughout again. Very slight noble hop flavor towards the end. Maybe a bit of a mineral taste.

M - medium bodied with no alcohol burn and a very sight carbonation bite.

O - a very good example of an Oktoberfest. Very malty with minimal amounts of hops. No complaints here.

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Photo of sean05luvb
4/5  rDev +10.5%

Photo of Kahlerbock
3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

Photo of whartontallboy
3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

Spaten Oktoberfestbier Ur-Märzen from Spaten-Franziskaner-Bräu
Beer rating: 3.62 out of 5 with 2,616 ratings
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