Ayinger Oktober Fest-Märzen Lands in the U.S.

ayinger-okto-fest-marzenPrivatbrauerei Ayinger (Aying, Germany) and Merchant du Vin have announced that Ayinger Oktober Fest-Märzen has officially returned to the U.S. market for a Seasonal run.

Regarded as “one of the world’s most highly-respected Märzens”, Ayinger Oktober Fest-Märzen is a “full-bodied, amber-gold colored, deep lager” that supplies its drinker with “a bouquet that blends hearty German barley with elegant hops and impressive richness.” Balanced with just “enough hops to make it snappy and thirst-quenching”, this Fest-Märzen (5.8% ABV) is back for Oktoberfest season to showcase “classic Bavarian style and the elegant Ayinger signature: inviting, rather than aggressive, bitterness.”

Ayinger Oktober Fest-Märzen is hitting the U.S. now and will be available throughout Oktoberfest season.  You can expect to find this Seasonal offering available in individually sold 16.9 oz. bottles, 4-packs of 11.2 oz. bottles and on draft at fine beer establishments located in Alabama, Florida and all other areas regularly serviced by Merchant du Vin.  Prost!

Vital Information for Ayinger Oktober Fest-Märzen from Privatbrauerei Ayinger

Release – Seasonal, late August – October 2018
Style – Oktoberfest/Märzen
ABV – 5.8% 
IBUs – 21
Recommended Glassware – “Traditionally served in tall earthenware or glass mugs”
Suggested Food Pairings – “Tellerfleisch (boiled beef), pretzels and radishes, goulash with dumplings, clam chowder, bock-wurst, weiner schnitzel, roasted chicken, pork, and sauerkraut.”
Availability – 16.9 oz. bottles, 4-packs of 11.2 oz. bottles & draft
Beer Finder – http://www.merchantduvin.com/find-our-beer.php