Narragansett Fest | Narragansett Brewing Co.

Narragansett FestNarragansett Fest
BA SCORE
47%
Liked This Beer
3.62 w/ 338 ratings
Narragansett FestNarragansett Fest
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Narragansett Brewing Co.
Rhode Island, United States
narragansettbeer.com

Style: Märzen / Oktoberfest

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Fall

Notes / Commercial Description:
Vienna, Pilsner, Light and Dark Munich malts make up the backbone of this beast, and Northern Brewer & Tettnanger hops are added to give it a crisp but subtle hop flavor.

22 IBU

Added by mostpoetsdo on 09-03-2010

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#35,171
Reviews:
132
Ratings:
338
Liked:
159
Avg:
3.62/5
pDev:
11.6%
Alströms:
3.78
 
 
Wants:
14
Gots:
40
Trade:
0
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Photo of OzmanBey
4.1/5  rDev +13.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A nice one from this classic beer, a truly New England take on the traditional Octoberfest.

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Photo of mojohawk21
4.24/5  rDev +17.1%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of palealeale
2.87/5  rDev -20.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.75

Photo of cdub70085
4.68/5  rDev +29.3%
look: 4.75 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.75

Photo of CharlesK
2.5/5  rDev -30.9%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Photo of Justinprintz
3.38/5  rDev -6.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of ejimhof
3.25/5  rDev -10.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of BranfordBound
3.63/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of tone77
3.64/5  rDev +0.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Poured from a 16 oz. can. Has an orange/brown color with a 1 inch head. Smell is of malts, very sweet. Taste is sweet, but less so than the smell, malty, refreshing and easy drinking. Feels medium bodied in the mouth and overall is a fine beer.

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Photo of Nelli769
3.42/5  rDev -5.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of BurritoGoblin92
3.41/5  rDev -5.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of beerthulhu
3.35/5  rDev -7.5%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

- can.

A: Pale autumn orange with a pristine like clarity shows a slow, spacious rise of carbonation. Whispy, small head is dirty beige in color, bubbly on the surface, with a spongy texture and was quick to dissipate. No lacing on the shaker pint.

S: Aroma was fresh and lemony, some herbal flowers with a sweet toastiness of vienna malt.

T: Toasty sweet malt flavor, wet lemony hints upfront. Toasty bread, lightly dry, some sweet buttery vienna and honey malt with a hint of lime-orange. Fruity notes of banana and cantelope, with a fresh raisiny character followed by earthy hop flowers.

M: Light bodied, small creamy feel, some carbonation.

O: Overall a sweet oktoberfest style lager. Not something for mass consumption, a bit overly sweet for multiples, but best left in small appreciable quantities. single purchase.

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Photo of user785335
3.47/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Photo of brother_rebus
3.72/5  rDev +2.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Deep orangy amber. Scents of sweet honey, and malty goodness. Sweet earthy malty mellowness that rolls smoothly down the back of the pallet. The perfect amount of carbonation- latent yet not drowned by the malt. It breathes fall.

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Photo of evergreen_machine
3.75/5  rDev +3.6%

Photo of DuffDaddy
3.25/5  rDev -10.2%

Six from Total Wine in Plantation. Good Oktoberfest....

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Photo of LoudRed
3.5/5  rDev -3.3%

Photo of newbeeraday
3/5  rDev -17.1%

Photo of Goldfishman
3/5  rDev -17.1%

Photo of everythingiszen
4.25/5  rDev +17.4%

Want a Marzen but only have 6 bucks? This. Above avg Oktoberfest in tall boys for the right price. Would choose this over any low-end marzen (and cheap beers in general).

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Photo of BeerMeister8
4/5  rDev +10.5%

Photo of Silverandblack5
4.03/5  rDev +11.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of brureview
4/5  rDev +10.5%

Poured a dark reddish copper color in a stein.

The aroma is sweet fruit, spice, and malt.

The beer is very carbonated as expected in the style.

The taste is fruity, finished with a crips,bitter hoppiness.

Overall, an excellent Ocktoberfest. A beer brewed in this style needs to have a prominent taste and aroma, and a crisp bitterness.This is an enjoyable beer- easy to drink, with a rich aroma, taste and finish.
Gansett gets better and better!

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3/5  rDev -17.1%

Photo of Urk1127
3.6/5  rDev -0.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Drank from can but have had many. Not a big fan of Marzens but this is the exception. Orange somewhat clear. God carbonation. Kind of dry. Good hops. Citrusy spicy hops. Almost IPA like. A little sweetness. My favorite of the Oktoberfest style of beers. Have not had a beer from Narragansett that I did not like

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Narragansett Fest from Narragansett Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 47% out of 100 with 338 ratings
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