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Freund | Icicle Brewing Company

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Brewed by:
Icicle Brewing Company
Washington, United States
iciclebrewing.com

Style: Märzen / Oktoberfest

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by beertunes on 06-18-2011

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Reviews:
2
Ratings:
4
Avg:
3.97
pDev:
9.32%
 
 
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Reviews: 2 | Ratings: 4
Reviews by BeerCentralWA:
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4.26/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

A brilliant amber. moderate head retention. No lacing
S amber and carapils notes
M medium body,
T Carmel and well balanced. clean finishing
O clean Marzen style Oktoberfest lager. Tasty carmel balanced with smooth finish. Well rounded mouthfeel and great carbon retention.

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Photo of beertunes
3.6/5  rDev -9.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Thanks to okcomputer for picking this one up recently. Poured into 10oz glasses and shared with Katie and Justin. Poured a medium reddish amber color with less than an inch of off-white head that had low retention and lacing.

The aroma was solidly malty, a bit sweet and gently balanced with tangy hops. The flavors also had a solid maltiness up front with a bit of an underlying sweetness. In the middle was a very nice earthy grain taste and then a gentle tingle of hops on the finish.

The body was nicely full, even, smooth and clean. Drinkability was very good, we knocked off the growler in short order. Overall, a very nice example of the style from this new brewery. Worth trying when you see it and I'm looking forward to trying more of their brews.

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Freund from Icicle Brewing Company
3.97 out of 5 based on 4 ratings.
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