Smoked Märzen

Massachusetts
United States
Judges Ratings 
1 Review
86
Aroma:
20 / 24
Flavor:
36 / 40
Appearance:
5 / 6
Mouthfeel:
8 / 10
Overall Impression:
17 / 20
Description 

This Smoked German Style Oktoberfest pours a rich copper color with a frothy head. Intense aromas of smoke and caramel malt. Medium-bodied with a crisp smoky finish.

Profile

ABV: 
6.0%
IBUs: 
20
Served at: 
40˚
Malts: 
Local Beechwood Smoked Malt
Judges Review 
BC Review's picture
Judges Rating:
86
Aroma:
20 / 24
Appearance:
5 / 6
Flavor:
36 / 40
Mouthfeel:
8 / 10

Intense smoke dominates upon fi rst sniff, with a distinctive beechwood-lox character. The smokiness covers any trace of hops, but some toasty, grainy malt aroma does escape. The flavor is initially reminiscent of cured meat (ham or bacon). Some toasty melanoidins complement the pervasive smoke...