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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Style Examples - 1001 to 1050 (out of 2094) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Kipona FestAppalachian Brewing Company4.903.732-
Nils Oscar Vår Ölthe Nils Oscar Company5.603.782-
OktoberfestFlat Branch Pub & Brewery5.903.312-
OktoberfestR. Shea Brewing4.503.822-
MönchsbräuBrau Union Österreich AG5.102.52-
Wohlleben Marzen/OktoberfestPloughshare Brewing Company6.204.072-
Oktoberfest LagerRough Draft Brewing Company5.603.162-
Faust Weihnachts FestbierBrauhaus Faust-Miltenberger5.503.962-
Oktoberfest BeerLucky Girl Brewing Company6.203.72-
Scuba's MarzenNorthampton Brewery6.103.822-
OktoberfestChattanooga Brewing Company6.003.382-
Fest BierYards Brewing Co.5.903.682-
Grieskirchner MärzenBrauerei Grieskirchen AG5.002.262-
StaastoberfestStaas Brewing Company6.004.342-
HoptoberfestChurch Brew Works7.103.712-
AmerifestAftershock Brewing Co.7.603.422-
Local 3113Grapevine Craft Brewery6.103.272-
Marzen German LagerCloud 9 Brewery5.303.282-
Fest In ShowLowDown Brewery + Kitchen5.503.822-
Noroak FestNorthern Oak Brewery6.103.442-
Free Fallin' OktoberfestAudacity Brewhouse5.303.42-
Oaked Lager TownHalf Acre Beer Company6.004.322-
Fujizakura MärzenFujikankokaihatsu Co. Ltd. / Sylvans Restaurant5.503.652-
OktoberfestMillersburg Brewing Company6.803.252-
UptoberfestUpstream Brewing Company - Old Market ? 3.552-
Hebendanz Märzen GoldBrauerei Hebendanz5.203.882-
Altenburger FestbierAltenburger Brauerei GmbH6.002.922-
Oktoberfest4204 Main Street Brewing Co. ? 3.882-
Fall Tree OktoberfestWolf Hollow Brewing Company6.303.912-
Caldera MärzenCaldera Brewing Company6.304.032-
DoldenBerg Hand-FestbierPrivatbrauerei Jacob Stauder GmbH & Co. KG6.203.092-
Das NutFest Oktoberfest AleSalty Nut Brewery ? 3.812-
Dark MarzenBrauereigasthof Rothenbach Sonnenhof ? 4.22-
St. Georgenbräu Buttenheimer HopfenzupferSt. Georgenbräu5.603.772-
Hartmann Amber MarzenBrauerei Gasthof Hartmann ? 4.22-
Allgauer OktoberfestDer HirschBrau/Privatbrauerei Höss ? 4.052-
Ahornberger Dark MarzenAhornberger Landbrauerei ? 3.722-
MattzenStone Brewing6.203.52-
Aard-ToberfestAardwolf Brewing Company5.504.432-
DarktoberfestWabasha Brewing Co.5.603.362-
MarzenHeater Allen Brewing5.003.932-
OktoberfestCommunity Beer Company6.103.832-
OctobierRustic Road Brewing Company ? 3.222-
Kitzmann WintergoldKitzmann Bräu5.903.252-
NikolausbierDer Vogelbräu5.503.232-
Brauhaus OktoberfestBrauhaus Am Markt4.203.282-
Standing Stone OktoberfestStanding Stone Brewing Company ? 3.182-
VMO #3La Cumbre Brewing Co.4.802.892-
AutumnfestBlue Star Brewing Company ? 2.92-
Oktoberfest3 Nations Brewing Co.5.803.82-
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