Dr. Dremo's Octoberfest | Shenandoah Brewing Co.

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Brewed by:
Shenandoah Brewing Co.
Virginia, United States
shenandoahbrewing.com

Style: Märzen / Oktoberfest

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

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Added by ManekiNeko on 11-20-2003

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Reviews by ManekiNeko:
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3.02/5  rDev n/a
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Served from a whiskey barrel at Dr. Dremo's Oktoberfest 2004. No forced carbonation or anything. Just good old gravity.

Appearance: Clear dark reddish orange with a small frothy head of foam. No real head retention or lacing to speak of.

Smell: Very nutty aromas and a small amount of woodiness and toffee.

Taste: Mild sweetness of nutty malts with caramel and faint prune notes. Just a wee bit of woody tannins.

Mouthfeel: Very watery with gentle carbonation.

Drinkability: Cask-conditioned lager? Well I suppose it's historically accurate. A nice gimmmick, but I think this experiment is one not worth experimenting. Whiskey overtones and märzen didn't mix too well, IMHO.

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Dr. Dremo's Octoberfest from Shenandoah Brewing Co.
3.02 out of 5 based on 1 ratings.
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