Oktoberfest Beer – Mill St. Brewery (Toronto, Canada)

Oktoberfest Beer – Mill St. Brewery, 5.6% ABV – 355ml, (Toronto, Ontario, Canada)

  • Style: Oktoberfest/Märzen
  • My Rating: C+
  • Taste Profile: Sweet barley/grain -> citrus/metallic/creamy -> hopped light bitter finish.
  • Where I got it: BC Liquor Stores
  • How much: $12/6pack, Fall 2012
  • Do I love this enough to drink it again: no
  • Would I recommend this to beer aficionados: no

Tasting notes: pours clear golden orange with a small head, thin layer of retention, foamy CO2, lots of active streams. Some sweet malts on the nose. Starts off with a gentle 7/10-sweet barley/grain up front, mild citrus, lightly metallic, nice creaminess, finishing mildly hopped bitter. Low-medium complexity, low-medium depth, good transitions, okay carry, decent drinkability. A bit above average.