Mellow Marzen Amber Lager | French Broad Brewing Co.

BA SCORE
4/5
2 Ratings
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
French Broad Brewing Co.
North Carolina, United States
frenchbroadbrewery.com

Style: Märzen / Oktoberfest

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.50%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by mikesgroove on 06-25-2007

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Reviews:
2
Ratings:
2
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Ratings: 2 |  Reviews: 2
Photo of Duster72
4.06/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

Came to me in a big 22oz mug at Stone Ridge Tavern in Asheville.

Appearance was typical amber with a bright red body and off-white head. Aroma was mild grains. Taste was really nice with a very mild and almost sweet flavor that was very refreshing and went very well with food. I had no problem polishing off the 22oz and could have had another. It's not an earth-shattering beer, but it's highly drinkable and very tasty.

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Photo of mikesgroove
3.95/5  rDev 0%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

On tap at the Mellow Mushrrom this weekend, had not had it before so I had to give it a try. Poured a nice deep amber with a smallish white head that faded leaving a decent layer of thin lace that left itself rather quickly. Smell was light, lots of grain with a bit of an underlying almost pear like aroma. Taste was also crisp, and refreshing, not watered down which was a plus, lots of subtle flavors underlying the initial malt assualt. Overall this was a very decent brew and a nice fine example of French broades creativity. Will definalty try this very sessionable brew again one day.

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Mellow Marzen Amber Lager from French Broad Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 4 out of 5 with 2 ratings
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