Aiken German Oktoberfest | Aiken Brewing Company

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3.77/5
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Aiken Brewing Company
South Carolina, United States
aikenbrewingcompany.com

Style: Märzen / Oktoberfest

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.30%

Availability: Fall

Notes / Commercial Description:
Generally available in mid to late October, this rich reddish amber lager has a dense, rocky head and subdued hoppiness which accentuates the sweetness of its malt flavor. Perfect for Autumn afternoons!

Added by superdedooperboy on 10-03-2008

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pDev:
6.37%
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Ratings: 3 |  Reviews: 2
Photo of psmith161
3.5/5  rDev -7.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Boto
3.73/5  rDev -1.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Draught @ Brewpub: this one poured a crystal clear amber color. There was about no head o nit or any lacing. Caramel malts to the nose, some nuttiness. The taste is very good. Malty, smooth, some nuttiness. A tasty Oktoberfest.

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Photo of superdedooperboy
4.08/5  rDev +8.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Day thirteen of the München Oktoberfest took me to the Aiken Brewing Company, where they had just put their Oktoberfest on-tap. I tried the Oktoberfest along with their other offerings in a flight of 2-3 oz. (not sure which) sampler mugs.

Pours a dark copper-amber hue with a slight off-white head of foam that leaves light lacing on the glass.

Aroma is mostly of sweet toffee-like malt.

Medium-bodied, with notes of sweet caramel up front, with a bright, fruity hoppy middle along with a bit of nuttiness, leading into a long, sweet finish.

A highly drinkable brew, and an excellent representation of the style. This one sticks out among some of the Oktoberfests I've tried this season.

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Aiken German Oktoberfest from Aiken Brewing Company
Beer rating: 3.77 out of 5 with 3 ratings