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I recently took a quick cruise through my beer cellar and stumbled across this accidentally forgotten bottle of Oktoberfest beer that a friend have me during a recent visit. Time to pop some caps.

Schlafly Oktoberfest

Schlafly Oktoberfest

Schlafly Oktoberfest

Tasted February 3, 2013

Tasted non blind. Served from 12 oz bottle. Bottled September 10, 2012. ABV 5.5%. IBU 25.

Dark amber color with an orange twing, a tiny bit of cloudiness, both probably due to age. Nose of toast, malt and an unusual component I can’t quite identify. Flavors of lemon, malted meal and a bit of something else on the clipped finish. I don’t know if this is the normal profile for this beer or if it is over the hill and fading. Frankly, I think this beer is over the hill already. No rating as a result.

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