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RATINGS: 1054   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.68   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 173   ABV: 5.77%
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This amber-colored flavored ale is brewed only in the autumn and combines the flavor of vine-ripened pumpkin pie flavor with traditional crystal malt.


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2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jcos (1540) - Maryland, USA - OCT 14, 2012
UPDATED: OCT 15, 2012 Location/Date:Bottle on October 14th, 2012.

Appearance: Pours a dark copper.
Aroma: Aroma of pumpkin spice, clove, wheat.
Taste: Sweet of pumpkin, some spice.
Palate:Medium light.

Summary: Honestly, I always try to examine a beer without judging the brewery, but I have a predilection against MillerCoors. However this one was better than I expected.


2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
EyeAmBaldman (235) - Illinois, USA - SEP 20, 2014
Pours a dark amber from the bottle with a thick white head that dissipates quickly and leaves no lacing in the glass. Aroma is bitter, kind of like a farmhouse ale. Not what I expected. Mild carbonation on the tongue. Taste is lightly sweet and medium bitter. Light bodied but feels creamy in the mouth. Notes of nutmeg and mild cinnamon on the tongue. Not bad.

1.6
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
AbbeyRoade (318) - Missouri, USA - SEP 20, 2014
One can almost get a bit of a pumpkin-esque flavor once the liquid hits the tip of your tongue, but it very very quickly fades to some bland vegetable taste with not much else to back it up. If the brew were smoother, silkier, heavier, and made with 10x more flavor it would be an acceptable drink. But itís not.

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Dochops (14) - Lincoln, Alabama, USA - SEP 14, 2014
It reminds me of a free Thanksgiving gift basket. The nose is spicy and if you'd like to call pumpkin a fruit, fruity. Nice off white head that disappeared fairly quick. Lacing is sparse but present. Taste is Fall seasonal spices, nutmeg, allspice, coriander? Pumpkin and maybe vanilla. Mouth feel is a bit dry. Overall after being scared away from pumpkin ale after the Shocktop incident I believe Blue moon has rebuilt my confidence. Cheers! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
sjohnny (373) - - SEP 11, 2014
Smells good. Spice and roastiness. Looks beautiful. Crystal clear Auburn orange with a foamy off white head that fades pretty quickly. Thin mouthfeel with an edge on the finish. Some spice and veggie earthiness. Mostly pretty flat. It comes close to almost having some character but just falls short.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
alliance100 (678) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - SEP 9, 2014
Draft at Louis Benton - pours a medium gold . Strong aromas of pumpkin spice and cinnamon . Taste is slightly sweet . Not bad . ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
snoworsummer (2148) - baltimore, Maryland, USA - SEP 7, 2014
From a bottle. Pours hazy copper with a thick, creamy off white head. Tastes like pumpkin, creamy, foamy, wheat, orange citrus, and light spice. Light/medium body and low carbonation. Smells like pumpkin, wheat, musky straw and orange.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
beerbaaron (1249) - Arizona, USA - SEP 6, 2014
Unclear light orange amber with slight white head. Aroma is pumpkin and spices. Light watery body. Not a lot of flavor. Not much happening on the palate. Much better options out there.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
SHIG (3587) - Wasilla, Alaska, USA - SEP 6, 2014
Bottle: Poured amber with a whispery off white head. Aroma is pumpkin, spice, and nutmeg. Taste is watery pumpkin and spices.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
lawman834 (226) - Texas, USA - SEP 6, 2014
Deep amber hue. Thin head. Like any Blue Moon offering (an Iím not a fan) it is unimpressive. It has the adjunct macro taste of a MillerCoors beer with the label and price of a pseudo-craft. Very minimal hint of caramel malts with the expected pumpkin spice added in...presumably as a syrup latein the brewing process.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
fordest (2004) - Santee/San Diego, California, USA - AUG 31, 2014
I didnít get much off the aroma. The flavor was just eh. There was a touch of pumpkin yes. That Blue Moon finish really didnít leave me happy.


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