Five years after it was sold in bottles for the last time, Bell’s Brewery is bring back Octoberfest Beer.
As with the last time it was released, Octoberfest Beer will be a 5.5 percent ABV octoberfest-style lager that spends six weeks fermenting. The beer was last seen in bottles in 2011.
“Octoberfest is a brewery and a fan favorite, one that we get a lot of questions about,” said Laura Bell, Bell’s vice president in a post on the brewery’s website. “This is the year we can finally say yes, Octoberfest is coming back in bottles.”
According to the brewery, Octoberfest will be packaged in 12-packs and six-packs of 12-ounce bottles and is scheduled to ship to Bell’s entire distribution network starting in August.