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RATINGS: 116   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Brewed with pureed pumpkins added directly to the mash, and pumpkin pie spices added at the end of the boil, this beer packs a ton of flavor into a malty and smooth amber colored ale. Perfect for when the weather starts to change and ugly sweaters come out of storage.


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2.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
GL2814 (361) - New York, New York, USA - SEP 30, 2012
Not a bad pumpkin beer, but the flavors did not do justice to the aroma. It tasted fine, but everything was very muted, and not as pronounced as I would have liked.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ron (3011) - Rochester, New York, USA - NOV 2, 2014
Bottle. Pours a clear copper color with a thin creamy off-white head. Decent head retention. Aroma of pumpkin spices, caramel and toasted malts, The taste is pumpkin, pumpkin spice and herbal notes. Medium bodied.

3.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Slipstream (2229) - USA - JAN 18, 2015
Thanks to Dave. Bland aroma, but decent flavor - malty, with some clove and allspice. Pretty mellow, with a dry finish. Good overall - could be a nice session brew.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
kaser (4084) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - SEP 27, 2014
Draft at Shortys in New York. Amber with hardly any head. Tastes like pumkin pie. I can't tell the difference between these pumpkin ales

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
sebletitje (7801) - Enghien, BELGIUM - JUL 8, 2015
Bouteille @ JFK Taste of NY, Terminal 2, bottled 2014, batch# D. Dorée-orangée, col crémeux blanc-cassé. Arôme au bouquet agréable épicé, purée de citrouille, rétro malté, pâle et caramel. Palais est plein de citrouille, épices rappelant le girofle et un palais restant crémeux en bouche. Malt pâle et caramel reste bien présent avec un profil citrouille restant prenant. Pointe moyenne de houblon noble ajoutant une fine amertume et une note de citronné.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jabic (431) - Brigantine, New Jersey, USA - SEP 14, 2014
Ar: Sweet, toasted malt - pumpkin pie spice, nutmeg and cinnamon stand out. Ap: Orange, slightly hazy - small white head with low retention, leaves a thin ring and almost no covering of foam. T: Malty-sweet up front with caramel and toasted notes - some light sweetness - cinnamon, nutmeg, and clove - low bitterness - mildly numbing spice lingers on the finish with malty backbone. P: Medium body with high carbonation - finish is dry. Solid, sessionable pumpkin beer - nothing extraordinary or special about this example, but it is well-made and tasty.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
ElGaucho (2299) - Minnetonka, Minnesota, USA - OCT 24, 2014
Draft at TriBeCa tavern. Aroma isn't all that. And body is crystal clear like a window. But flavor is spot on. Like a light version of pumpking. Excellent.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beerdedone (2958) - Croydon, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 30, 2014
Bottle. Pours orange amber with a thin white head. Aroma of cinnamon, nutmeg and pumpkin spices. Flavor of pumpkin spices, caramel, cinnamon, nutmeg and cloves.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
e303 (242) - - OCT 12, 2014
Bottle to pint glass. Nice looking beer with a decent head. Aroma is pumpkin pie spices and malt. Taste is malt forward with lingering clove and all spice. Good stuff. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
generallee08 (756) - New York, USA - JUN 17, 2015
Presentation: It was poured from a brown 12 oz bottle into a pint glass. Appearance: It has a quick fading head over a nice amber colored body with a slight haze. Smell: The aroma is light overall. I get notes pumpkin pie spice standing out with a light touch of spicy/herbal hops. Taste / Palate: I get mild pumpkin pie spice and light pie crust like maltiness. There is only a slight touch of hops in the finish. It is nicely balanced and fairly easy drinking.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
pineypower (2736) - Pine Barrens, New Jersey, USA - OCT 4, 2014
Bottle. Pours a lightly reddish amber color with a small white head. Aroma is of pumpkin spice, lots of clove, ginger, nutmeg, and light carmelly bread. Taste is much the same, a little heavy handed on the spices, especially the clove and nutmeg as there is a decent amount of spice hanging on your palate.


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