OktoberFresh Festival Ale | Elk Creek Cafe + Aleworks

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Elk Creek Cafe + Aleworks
Pennsylvania, United States
elkcreekcafe.net

Style: Märzen / Oktoberfest

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by Darkmagus82 on 10-14-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
3
Reviews:
1
Avg:
3.66
pDev:
5.74%
 
 
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User Ratings & Reviews
Ratings: 3 |  Reviews: 1
Photo of EMV
3.35/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of pat_usher
3.5/5  rDev -4.4%

Photo of Darkmagus82
3.72/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Served on tap in a pint glass

Appearance – The beer is served a copper color with small just off white head. The head fades rather quickly leaving a lighter level of lace on the sides of the glass.

Smell – The aroma is of a roasted malt smell with a moderate amount of a caramel sweetness. Along with these malty and sweet aromas are some smells of a light earthy aroma as well as a little bit of a light fruit aroma.

Taste – The taste begins with a caramel and lightly toasted malt and bready taste. As the taste moves on the caramel gets a bit more potent in flavor with the toasted malt flavor getting stronger as well. As this occurs a lighter hop flavor of a more grassy and herbal nature comes to the tongue taking the taste to its end where a clean and malty taste is left to linger on the tongue.

Mouthfeel – The body of the beer was on the medium side in terms of thickness and creaminess with a carbonation level that was average as well. Both are good for the blend of roasted malt and sweet caramel flavors of the brew all while creating a refreshing and easy drinker.

Overall –It has a good blend of roasted malt, caramel and just enough hop to make an easy drinking Oktoberfest beer.

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OktoberFresh Festival Ale from Elk Creek Cafe + Aleworks
3.66 out of 5 based on 3 ratings.
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