starkmarvelo (29) - Texas, USA - OCT 14, 2012
4.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
BJ's Pumpkin Ale
A- no head. Clear brown w. orange hue. Lots of bubbles, kinda watery looking.
S-Pumpkin, nutmeg, cinnamon, malt sweetness. Smells like Pumpkin Pie.
T-Nice brown ale base with good amount of malt sweetness. This is a rare pumpkin beer that has more pumpkin flavor than cinnamon and nutmeg, which are there and blend very well. Great creamy pie-like flavor.
M- thin to medium with good amount of carbonation. Great creamy pumpkin after taste.
O- Excellent pumpkin flavor, great aftertaste. Easy drinking.
rmussman (1587) - California, USA - FEB 12, 2012
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Sampled at the brewhouse. Like most of their brews, disappointing, and really only sampled it for the rating. Taste is weak. Served ice cold, which probably killed it.
Bockyhorsey (2607) - Mesa, Arizona, USA - NOV 12, 2011
3.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Could really small the pumpkin on the nose and not oversweets. Orange pumpkin body color with white head. Decent flavor not as much starch as most I ve had before. Smooth berr on palate with out a nasty aftertaste on palte. Good pumkin brew
dyetube (1146) - McKinney, Texas, USA - NOV 12, 2011
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tao at bjís in Allen. Pours a rich amber with a thin off white head. The aromas are pumpkin, cinnamon and dough. the mouthfeel is spicy and slighty dry with a medium body. Cheers!
ADfan (503) - Orange County, California, USA - NOV 11, 2011
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On tap from BJís in Huntington Beach. Reddish amber color in the glass with a strong pumpkin aroma. Taste is strong pumpkin with good mix of spice. Smooth finish. I definitely enjoyed it.
JoeTheYounger (1113) - Claremont, California, USA - OCT 28, 2011
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pretty decent for a BJS brew a pretty balanced between pumpkin and spicea that have a nice after taste.
mike67 (695) - , New Jersey, USA - OCT 26, 2011
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at BJís in Houston (Brewed by St Arnolds). Pours amber with a white, short lived, foamy head and soda like carbonation. Aroma is of pumpkin, spices and caramel malt. Full, smooth body. Taste is similar to aroma. Short, smooth finish. Good brew.
bpreo (1329) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - OCT 25, 2011
4.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
I tried this at the Eugene location as part of a sampler. Great underwhelming pumpkin taste. One of the better Pumpkin Aleís I have ever had.
monk191 (616) - California, USA - OCT 21, 2011
3.4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Smells great. Taste is not as interesting. Good beer, but finishing is harder then the first few sips.
SphinxTX (2875) - Mata Gorda, Texas, USA - OCT 19, 2011
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at BJís In Mesquite, TX. Pours a clear, deep orange/amber with beige creamy head. Aroma of strong pumpkin, nutmeg, some cinnamon and malt. Flavor is much the same with a strong spiciness and solid malty backbone with a very nice sweetness. Mouthfeel is medium body, medium-high carbonation, solid body. Overall I felt this was one of the tastier pumpkin brews I had this year. Good stuff!