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Have A Drink is an audio and video podcast in which listeners can learn along with the hosts about beer, spirits, and other drinks. Each episode covers a specific topic around beer or spirits whether it's terminology, styles, history, etc. 

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HAD03: Oktoberfest

Today we’re talking about one of our favorite holidays. Screw Flag Day, it’s time for Oktoberfest. We’re going to cover the history, the celebration, the statistics, and, most importantly, the beer of this German festival. So come on in, and Have a Drink.

Articles mentioned in this episode:

News: InBev possibly merging with SABMiller

Topic: Why Does Oktoberfest Start in September

Märzen style beer 

Oktoberfest Zinzinnati

Only certain breweries are allowed to serve in the Munich Oktoberfest.




  • Beer: Oktoberfestbier

  • Brewery: Hofbräuhaus

  • Style: Märzen

  • ABV:  6.3%


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