Discover the best Oktoberfest beers through a lively taste-testing session! From Festbiers to pumpkin-flavored delights, find your perfect brew. At bRUNch we are having some Boo's and Brews! If you haven't already checked it out, be sure to find it on our YouTube channel along with our Fall Fuel Tasting of Pumpkin Spice flavored gels, and many more!
Kicking off Oktoberfest in style with Oktoberfest beer and making sure we give our unfiltered opinion on what could quench your thirst post-run!
Here is a complete list of all the brews we tested during the live so you can sip and see for yourself!
Non-Alcoholic Drinks (Coach Shelby)
Collective Arts NA Emerald Dark
Flavors of chocolate, caramel, and hints of coffee. Easy drinking and a great option for a dessert beer
Partake NA Oktoberfest
Semi-sweet toasted malt flavor Smooth and crisp to remind you of changing leaves and autumn air Athletic Brewing Company Oktoberfest
Lightly bitter with a bready taste
Another great option is their Dark & Gourdy brew
*BONUS: Take a chilled glass and wet the top. Dip in a mixture of cinnamon, pumpkin spice, and brown sugar to elevate the flavors*
Original Sin White Widow Cider
Blackberry cider sweetened with monk fruit and apple cider vinegar
Bravus NA Oatmeal Stout
Hints of chocolate, caramel, and roasted coffee
Silver medal winner at the 2019 Great American Beer Festival. Ingredients: water, malted barley, hops, yeast
Chandelier Red IPA Surreal Brewing
Refreshing notes of citrus with a malty backbone
The artwork features the Chandelier redwood tree located in Mendocino County, California.
Alcoholic Drinks (Coach Christine)
Weihenstephaner Festbier ABV 5.8%
Seasonal lager specialty brewed for the Festbier season. This beer truly represents the Deep gold color with lots of flavor
Hofbrau Oktoberfest ABV 6.3%
Hofbräu München is part of a selected group of breweries granted the honor of supplying the Oktoberfest with products.
Cigar City Pumpkin Pie Hard Cider ABV 5.5%
Pumpkin pie cider, rich and smooth with a hint of pumpkin pie spice
Shipyard Pumpkin Head ABV 4.5%
Crisp with a subtle spice flavor enhanced with a proprietary blend of spices including cinnamon and nutmeg.
As described "Pumpkinhead is served in a pint glass rimmed with sugar and cinnamon and often accompanied by a shot of spiced rum or vanilla vodka."
Southern Tier Warlock Imperial Pumpkin Stout ABV 8.6%
Roasted malt flavor with moderate carbonation and spicy pumpkin pie undertone.
Southern Tier PumKing Imperial Pumpkin ABV 8.6%
Hints of pumpkin pice and spice with falvors of nutmeg and cinnomon. Reach and creamy, with a touch of crispness.