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Samuel Adams Octoberfest | Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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3.67/5
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7,642 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
Massachusetts, United States
samueladams.com

Style: Märzen / Oktoberfest

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.30%

Availability: Fall

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Added by BeerAdvocate on 09-10-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#32,511
Reviews:
2,188
Ratings:
7,642
pDev:
13.9%
Bros Score:
3.54
 
 
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138
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2,072
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Photo of Jwale73
4/5  rDev +9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

12oz. bottle served in my Harpoon Octoberfest mug. Best by February notched on the label. Poured a translucent copper with a one inch off-white cap dimpled with tiny bubbles. Head eventually dissipated into a soapy swirl. Some lacing, but weak legs. Nose is caramel malt and cereal grains. Taste follows nose with a little hops in the mix. Finish is not as sweet, and much dryer than most Oktoberfests. Mouthfeel is between light- and medium-bodied and evenly carbonated. Easy drinking and one of my personal favorites for the style.

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Photo of gromis
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

First off, this beer has one of the best heads I've ever experienced. Very nice consistency, long lasting; it's mouth-watering creamy goodness!

The nose is a light combination of malt, hops, and a slight fruitiness.

There is a pronounced pleasant light hoppiness all through the taste on this one. Fade is a nice combination of hops and malt.

Definitely would drink this again.

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Photo of JustinAniello
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look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

A - Pours cloudy brown with a finger thick head. Head dissipates to a light lacing and cap.

S - Banana bread and caramel with a light background of hops.

T - Brown sugar to start followed by bready hops. Citrus comes in at the very end.

M - Medium body with the right amount of carbonation.

O - This is a nice easy drinker, great flavor and feel. This is a good fall season beer to have through the night with a couple of friends. Drinking this invokes the feeling of a cool autumn evening. I have also had it on tap and it was delicious then as well.

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Samuel Adams Octoberfest from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
Beer rating: 3.67 out of 5 with 7,642 ratings
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