Dismiss Notice
Subscribe to BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99! (Limited time offer, US delivery only)

Samuel Adams Octoberfest | Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)

Your Rating: None

Want it   Got it 
Samuel Adams OctoberfestSamuel Adams Octoberfest
BA SCORE
3.67/5
Good
7,661 Ratings
Samuel Adams OctoberfestSamuel Adams Octoberfest
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

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 09-10-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#32,833
Reviews:
2,192
Ratings:
7,661
pDev:
13.9%
Bros Score:
3.54
 
 
Wants:
139
Gots:
2,079
Trade:
0
HISTOGRAM
 
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters | Alström Bros
Ratings: 7,661 |  Reviews: 2,192
Photo of Razonulzer
2.5/5  rDev -31.9%

Photo of JB62
3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

Photo of Professor_Yeesh
3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

Photo of KLHBB
3.69/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

My "go to" beer of the fall. Others are good, maybe even better, but Sam Adams is readily available and I'm always happy with the fall sampler. Pours a dark amber copper color, tastes of toasted bread, a little cola, a touch of sweetness, light hops. Feel is medium bodied, light carbonation. Overall, a very great "go with anything" kind of beer.

 359 characters

Photo of TheBigParade
3.16/5  rDev -13.9%

Photo of OnlyRedDog
4.36/5  rDev +18.8%

Photo of Apollo98
3.76/5  rDev +2.5%

Photo of StalkerFishy
3.25/5  rDev -11.4%

You can tell it's an "Octoberfest" style beer, but wow it tastes very watery to me.

83 characters

Photo of zachthelaxer93
3.76/5  rDev +2.5%

Photo of pasjc2001
4.75/5  rDev +29.4%

Photo of mdchalloner
4.08/5  rDev +11.2%

Photo of Vestlake
3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

Photo of TooGood
3.81/5  rDev +3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of 1jstafan
3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

Photo of timbocf
4.04/5  rDev +10.1%

Photo of stlouischiefs
3.52/5  rDev -4.1%

Photo of cottenberg
4/5  rDev +9%

Photo of Rhody1
3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

Photo of rlovitt
3.64/5  rDev -0.8%

Photo of psdonnelly
3.2/5  rDev -12.8%

Photo of Rayme_Otto
4.55/5  rDev +24%

Photo of Mealy58
3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

Photo of goodshiz
3.7/5  rDev +0.8%

Photo of gunnerlincoln
4/5  rDev +9%

Photo of REAL_Harrison
4/5  rDev +9%

Samuel Adams Octoberfest from Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams)
Beer rating: 3.67 out of 5 with 7,661 ratings
  • About Us

    Founded in Boston in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.