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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.


4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
mikedR (1206) - Gilbert, Arizona, USA - MAR 26, 2013
Pretty good pumpkin ale. Good pumpkin taste, and nice sweetness. Little thin. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
TCT328 (15) - - MAR 2, 2013
I looked a long time for a great pumpkin ale that actually tasted like pumpkin. Buffalo Bills actually tasted like liquid pumpkin pie and ale mixed. It had the right amount of seasoning and wasnít bitter. It will the cornerstone of my Fall lineup.

2.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
dhunter151 (544) - Santa Rosa, California, USA - FEB 9, 2013
Pours copper brown with almost no head. Tastes pretty tame. Not much to it. Definitely smells better than it tastes. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lemke10 (784) - Waukesha, Wisconsin, USA - JAN 11, 2013
This pours a semi-cloudy copper color with a slight, off-white head. The scent is mild with prominent tones of pumpkin and spices. The texture is fairly watery, but at least there is a good deal of pumpkin and spices in the flavors. This is hardly Pumpking, but if this all that is left or itís the only pumpkin beer you can find in your area itís not too bad.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AKThunder (166) - New York, USA - DEC 30, 2012
Drinking from the bottle. Tastes very spicy, almost a Pumpkin Spice ale. I have to wonder about the labeling, says they are Americaís Original. I actually enjoyed this, taste like pumpkin, not pumpkin pie or pumpkin roll, just plain pumpkin.

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Deryk (5) - Elgin, Alabama, USA - DEC 15, 2012 does not count
This is one that I would have poured out if not for the fact that pouring out beer is alcohol abuse. Amatuer flavor in a bottle.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Caytinator (943) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - DEC 7, 2012
12oz bottle. Burnt orange color, small head fades, no lacing, clear. Aroma is strong, sweet, and I get nutmeg more than any other spice. Taste has hints of pumpkin and spice, not overpowering. Well blended, more refined than others Iíve had. A little thin on the mouthfeel. Solid entry in this crowded and overrated category, I think Billís been doing this style longer than others.

4.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
jerseyjohn71 (182) - corsicana, Texas, USA - NOV 25, 2012
i love to put some in the freezer for 20+ min and get-em slushy, i can not find them in TX, but they may be here,

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
fiulijn (14513) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 20, 2012
Courtesy of Simon, from Cave ŗ Bulles, Paris
Amber color, medium sized creamy head. Mild aroma of biscuits (the spices probably). Simple flavor, some simple caramel and easy spices. Simple final too, correct bitterness.
Another boring pumpkin beer.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Beerathon (1159) - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 17, 2012
This is an average pumpkin ale in aroma and taste, but the aftertaste is horrible, which knocks it down a few notches. Donít need to have ever again.


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