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Shiner Oktoberfest Reappears

After a five year hiatus, Spoetzl Brewing based in Shiner, Texas has brought back Shiner Octoberfest.  It has appeared once before as “Shiner 96th Anniversary”  a one time release by Spoetzl to countdown to their 100th anniversary.  Starting in 2010, you will see Oktoberfest join the seasonal Shiner lineup.

Beer Rundown:

Hops: Hallertau, Hersbrucker

Malts: Caramel, German 2 Row, Munich

Taste Expectations The initial rich malty aroma and sweetness fades to a moderately dry, hoppy finish.

Food Pairings: meaty dishes like sausage and roasted chicken, fresh, creamy cheeses, pasta with white sauces and seafood.

Availability: 12oz/6pks.  Draft.  Fall Seasonal.

5.7% ABV

18 IBUs