Monday, November 28, 2005
Oktoberfest in Advent
Now that it's after Thanksgiving and Advent has begun, I might as well post about Oktoberfest. I'm always running late anyway.
I've been enjoying Sam Adams Oktoberfest again this year. Right now it's the cheapest Sam Adams around, and you can still find it in town. I should try to stock up before it's all gone (at least until next year). From the back of a bottle:
COUNTER-INTUITIONBy the way, I'm pleased to see that Sam Adams is still making Scotch Ale. From their "World of Beers" page, click "Beer Styles," then "Brewmaster's Collection," and scroll down.
Here are two surprising brew facts:
Oktoberfest in Germany takes place every year in September. Second, the biggest selling Oktoberfest brew in the world is not German but is the brew you hold in your hand: Samuel Adams® Oktoberfest.
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