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Samuel Adams Octoberfest | Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

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BA SCORE
3.67/5
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7,639 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:
7,639
pDev:
13.9%
Bros Score:
3.54
 
 
Wants:
138
Gots:
2,070
Trade:
0
HISTOGRAM
 
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 7,639 |  Reviews: 2,188
Photo of austinc94
3.35/5  rDev -8.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Diura
3.58/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of dandy14
3.88/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of holder1422
3.84/5  rDev +4.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of 94rocker1
3/5  rDev -18.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of sanitarium16
3.52/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of dcall384
4.18/5  rDev +13.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of TomTrocc
3.89/5  rDev +6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of sqpat
3.5/5  rDev -4.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of ChrisG523
3.41/5  rDev -7.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Freedom4liberty
4.19/5  rDev +14.2%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of emerge077
3.75/5  rDev +2.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of mrgabrielrodriguez
3.89/5  rDev +6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

SA Octoberfest is a safe and quality go to beer during the fall season! Boston beer company does a great job keeping the flavour profile in this beer high!
Pours an inviting, dark amber with a nice head. Smells of malt sweetness and bead. The taste is nice and complex and the finish gathers more malt! Which I always enjoy! Slightly bitter and slight dry at the end as you get ready for the next sip!
Expacant of Sam Adams, those who began here will always come back and know what their going to get; quality!

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Photo of Miggyboy91
3.58/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Dillinger
3.39/5  rDev -7.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

Photo of mavdaddy96
4.18/5  rDev +13.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

This is a fantastic beer. My first and favorite Oktoberfest style beer. This beer is also why I couldn't wait for the Fall season because of all the great Oktoberfests. Could not recommend this beer more.

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Photo of Satorn
4/5  rDev +9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of one_au
3.73/5  rDev +1.6%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of LucMcD17
3.77/5  rDev +2.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of muswellbeerbelly
3/5  rDev -18.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of SleepyHorse
4.16/5  rDev +13.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Aegelis
2.93/5  rDev -20.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Enigmatic brew that touts caramel notes but tastes slightly burnt in a pleasant way. Maybe toasted or roasted would be a better description. Definitely individual character but because of this strength of flavour, I've had my fill after one glass. A unique take, I'd definitely recommend trying Octoberfest to see if it's your thing.

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Photo of Skillet
3.49/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of YoungMtn52
3.74/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

nice smooth beer with malty taste and sweet finish....

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Photo of scottyshades
3/5  rDev -18.3%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Samuel Adams Octoberfest from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
Beer rating: 3.67 out of 5 with 7,639 ratings
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