Märzen / Oktoberfest

Before refrigeration, it was nearly impossible to brew beer in the summer due to the hot weather and bacterial infections. Brewing ended with the coming of spring, and began again in the fall. Most were brewed in March (Märzen). These brews were kept in cold storage over the spring and summer months, or brewed at a higher gravity, so they’d keep. Märzenbier is full-bodied, rich, toasty, typically dark copper in color with a medium to high alcohol content.

The common Munich Oktoberfest beer served at Wies'n (the location at which Munich celebrates its Oktoberfest) contains roughly 5.0-6.0% alcohol by volume, is dark/copper in color, has a mild hop profile and is typically labeled as a Bavarian Märzenbier in style.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 4.0-7.0%   [ ? ] 

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Name Brewery ABV Ratings > Score
BJ's OktoberfestBJ's Restaurant & Brewery5.6000
Scary LadySquareHead Brewing Company ? 00
OktoberfestCedar Creek Brewery5.4000
Fest DogPub Dog Brewing5.8000
OktoberfestClimate City Brewing Co.6.0000
Festbier MarzenSeapine Brewing Company6.2000
BierleichenHop Alley Brew Pub5.8000
Mirskofener Mutation MärzinfarktZombräu5.6000
Maß AppealVanguard Brewing Company6.3000
Stern Bräu FestbierStern Bräu Gerhard Scheubel5.5000
Natural Bridge FestbierJ & L Eppig Brewing6.0000
Oktoberfest12welve Eyes Brewing5.5000
Logan's OktoberfestDeNovo Beverage Of Monmouth5.0000
OktoberfestFlying Dodo Brewing Company ? 00
NovemberfestThe Industrial Revolution Brewing Company5.9000
OktoberfestHillsboro Brewing Co. ? 00
Khaninskoye MartovskoyeKhaninskaya Pivovarnya4.7000
OktoberfestFarnam House Brewing Company5.5000
Attack Of The MarzensSouthern Brewing & Winemaking Supply6.7000
Krueger Fest Oktoberfest LagerBrooksville Brewing Company ? 00
OktoberfestWicked Wort Brewing Company6.0000
OktoberfestEddyline Restaurant & Brewery5.8000
Hopfest!Wicked Wort Brewing Company6.0000
Larger Lager Vienna LagerBright Brewery6.4000
September EndsThe Wild Rover Pub & Brewery5.5000
OktoberfestDunedin House of Beer6.7000
Mauritius Zwickauer WinterbierMauritius Brauerei5.7000
El Toro OctoberfestEl Toro Brewing Co.4.5000
Series Batch I: Comeback & Guzzle OktoberfestWhite Lion Brewing Company5.5000
Rensselear FestbierBrown's Brewing Company6.3000
Kosoukhoff PremiumPrivate Brewery "Kosouhoff" (Частная Пивоваренная Компания "Косоухофф")4.4000
OktimberfestBig Wood Brewery5.9000
OktobersteamWabash Brewing Taproom & Brewery5.5000
Polka Party OktoberfestApple Blossom Brewing Co.6.0000
Schneider Bräu MärzenBrauerei Andreas Schneider5.6000
SäuferShort's Brewing Company5.4000
OktoberfestStillmank Brewing Co. ? 00
Oktoberfest LagerBig Head Brewing Co.5.2500
Das Frettchen OktoberfestWeasel Boy Brewing Company ? 00
Bryeggir PremiumPrivate Brewery "Kosouhoff" (Частная Пивоваренная Компания "Косоухофф")4.4000
Märzen BierBräurup ? 00
Bryeggir FyestivalnoyePrivate Brewery "Kosouhoff" (Частная Пивоваренная Компания "Косоухофф")5.2000
Wiener MunchenThe Hourglass Brewery5.3000
Weizen BierBräurup ? 00
Schneider Bräu FestbierBrauerei Andreas Schneider5.8000
The OktobeerfestEvans Brewing Co.5.3000
OktoberfestRedwood Curtain Brewing Company6.0000
Autumn GoldBlacklist Artisan Ales8.5000
OktoberfestMispillion River Brewing6.1000
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