German-Style Marzen / Oktoberfest

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German-Style Marzen / Oktoberfest Beer

German-Style Marzen, also known as Oktoberfest Beer, is a type of beer that is brewed in the spring and then allowed to age until October. This beer is usually dark in colour and has a strong, malt flavour.

German-Style Marzen was first brewed in the early 1800s, and it quickly became a favourite of German beer drinkers. Today, Oktoberfest beers are enjoyed by people all over the world. If you’re looking for a beer that is rich in history and flavour, German-Style Marzen is a perfect choice.

German-Style Marzen / Oktoberfest Details

  • Color: 4-15 SRM
  • Bitterness: 18-25 IBU
  • Alcohol: 5.1-6% ABV
  • Glass: Flute
  • Temperature: 7-10°C
  • Color: Pale to Reddish Brown
  • Clarity: Brilliant
  • Hop: Very low to low
  • Malt: Toast

German-Style Marzen / Oktoberfest Pairings

  • Food Pairing: Tacos, Tostadas
  • Cheese Pairing: Gouda, Gruyère, Fontina and Comté
  • Dessert Pairing: Cherry Strudel

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