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RATINGS: 865   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.88   IBU: 12   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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An amber style ale, originally brewed by George Washington, brewed with fresh roasted pumpkins, malted barley. Cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg are added. Bottled form is brewed under contract by Portland Brewing Co.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
jcnielsen (2189) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - SEP 27, 2013
Bottle. Pours an orange color with white head. Pumpkin, spice, malty aromas and flavors. Average pumpkin beer.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
boxofrane (2147) - Spring City, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 27, 2013
Bottle from wegmans. Listed at six percent. Pours hazy copper with a small white head that dissipates quickly. The aroma has pumpkin puree and light spices. The taste has light pumpkin but is very bland.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
toml219 (209) - California, USA - SEP 27, 2013
Appearance- Pours I hate to say it a cloudy pumpkin orange with a quickly disappearing white head. Light lacing that was there one second and gone the next. Aroma- Spices (cinnamon and nutmeg) with a fruity smell T/P – fairly light the smell is defiantly stronger than the taste. Very strong after taste to speak of, does kinda taste like you are drinking a pumpkin pie. Does have more of a spiced cider feel than a beer. Overall- Good beer for Halloween due to the novelty factor and that is not a terrible beer. Not a great beer for a hard core beer drinker or one that does not like fruit / vegetable beers, but all in all a good beer to drink every so often

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
DialSquare (2757) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - SEP 23, 2013
Bottle from ABC on Apalachee. Sweet pumpkin spice and amber ale aroma. Tastes are sweet, watery, pumpkin, spice, bread. Not my fav.

2.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 9/20
peanutdj (12) - Las Vegas, - SEP 21, 2013
Not much flavor for a pumpkin ale. A bit flat compared to other brands. No smell of pumpkin either. Drinkable but not as good as other brands on the market with pumpkin. I would not try it again.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ROBC3366 (149) - north reading, Massachusetts, USA - SEP 17, 2013
Average pumpkin ale. Light and crisp not a ton of flavor but enjoyable non the less. Worth a try but dont expect alot ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
brewbattles (40) - - SEP 17, 2013
We did a blind taste test between this beer and other pumpkin ales to determine which one is the best pumpkin ale for the season. The beers were Shipyard Pumpkinhead, Shock Top Pumpkin Wheat, Buffalo Bill’s America’s Original Pumpkin Ale, Blue Moon Harvest Pumpkin Ale, and New Belgium Pumpkick. Check it out: http://youtu.be/pOZlhbi-0F0

2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
jeremugohio (94) - springboro, Ohio, USA - SEP 15, 2013
Out of bottle flat, sweet, just a very mediocre pumpkin ale. Last years I thought was better. Just not a lot a going on here.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
mike5326 (942) - virginia beach, Virginia, USA - SEP 12, 2013
Poured from a bottle. Cloudy orange color, small short lived carbonated head. Slight hops and pumpkin smell. Tastes of fruit, pumpkin and slight butterscotch.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yngwie (13693) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - SEP 6, 2013
Bottle. It’s an unclear, golden beer with a small, dense, off white head. Pale malts, generic fruityness and a faint spiced hint in the aroma. The flavor is lightly spiced, but mostly fruity and malty. Medium body, low but pleasant carbonation level. Quite decent, easy drinkable. 130906


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