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3B Oktoberfest/Marzen

Average Score / 50
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Judge: Alvaro Reyes (amreyes@gmail.com)
Judge Qualification: Other
Entry ID: 82039373
Style: 3B Oktoberfest/Marzen
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Bottle Comments:

Aroma:
sweet grainy pils malt with a light toasted character, vienna and/or munich malts are noticeable but not too up front. light caramel aroma. low to no hop character.
8 / 12

Appearance:
deep copper, almost amber colour. low to moderate white head persists. medium head retention with some light lacing.
3 / 3

Flavor:
malt forward. grainy pils malt, supported by rich toasted malt character. light caramel malt sweetness. excellent malt to hop balance which is just to the side of malty. clean lager character in the finish.
16 / 20

Mouthfeel:
moderate body, moderate carbonation, light warmth, clean lager like finish with a nice crisp dryness yet not astringent.
4 / 5

Overall:
a nice sessionable malt forward marzen which is malty yet well enough attenuated to not be cloying.
8 / 10

Total Score: 39 / 50

Style Accuracy: 4 / 5
Technical Merit: 4 / 5
Intangibles: 2 / 5


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