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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
DrachenblutBrauerei Mühlbauer ? 00
OktoberfestSchuylkill Mountain Brewing Co.5.6000
Marzen-OctoberfestSteelhead Brewing Co.6.6000
Paultoberfest13 Virtues Brewing Co.5.2000
Oettinger UrtypOettinger Brauerei5.6000
MartovskoyeCheboksarskaya Pivovariya "Buket Chuvashii"3.9000
MarzenNorthbridge Brewing Co5.5000
OktoberfestBrew Bistro & Lounge5.8000
Don MauBarranco Beer Company5.6000
NovemberfestFlat Branch Pub & Brewery4.8000
OktoberfestBemidji Brewing Company, LLC5.5000
Kadlez MarzenGrillhaus Kadlez ? 00
Hoodie SeasonHysteria Brewing Company5.9000
OktoberfestUrban Harvest Brewing Company7.2000
Octoberfest LagerGrand Canyon Brewing Company ? 00
FestbierHeroes Restaurant & Brewery5.5000
Hirsch Weih­nachts­-BierHirschbrauerei GmbH & Co. KG5.4000
Marvelous MarzenStudio Brew6.0000
Pratinha GarotinhoCervejaria Pratinha4.5000
OctoberfestBlue Stallion Brewing Co.6.4000
OktoberfateHand of Fate Brewing Company ? 00
Hansebier Martovskoye OktoberfestHansebier ? 00
MerzenovenberTriple S Brewing5.8000
Rauchtoberfest Smoked MarzenFine Creek Brewing Company7.0000
Sierra OktoberfestOzzbeco (K) Ltd. (Sierra Premium)5.6000
Tenczynek MarcoweBrowar Tenczynek5.4000
Po Godzinach - MarcoweBrowar Amber5.8000
MärzenThe Big Five Breweries5.4000
OktoberfestRubicon Brewing Company5.2000
Stein HoisterForgotten Fire Brewing Company5.0000
OktoberfestThe Big Five Breweries5.8000
LederhosenTradition Brewing5.5000
Hunt For Red OktoberfestBroken Tooth Brewing5.8000
Smoked Frau Blücher! OktoberfestFifth Street Brewpub5.0000
BJ's OktoberfestBJ's Restaurant & Brewery5.6000
Scary LadySquareHead Brewing Company ? 00
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
firstprev| 2001-2050 | 2051-2100 | 2101-2150 | 2151-2200 | 2201-2250  | nextlast
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