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RATINGS: 102   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19   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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3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
pforei (338) - USA - OCT 18, 2008
Growler from Whole Foods Bowery. Dark amber decent head. Nice pumpkin and spice aroma. Solid toasty sweet malt foundation with mild hops. taste lacks some of the spice and pumpkin found in the aroma. Medium body. I wanted more pumkimn spice and creaminess in body.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Tonkun (774) - New Jersey, USA - JUL 24, 2014
Tap at brewery. Copper pour. Pumpkin, floral, spice. Light body with strong carbonation. A bit of sweetness. Pumpkin and vegetable flavor. A nice ale

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
5000 (6211) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - JUL 16, 2014
Bottle:   Comes across as an amber ale that is very lightly spiced.   Has a bit more soft orange peel than spices.   Body and mouthfeel are moderate.   Lackluster finish, not much there, faint spices but moreso just a soft malty beer.   Its very pedestrian, and really lacking in spices.   Just overall too soft.


2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
keanex (1392) - Atco, New Jersey, USA - APR 16, 2014
On tap at The Ale House.
Appearance: Light hazy copper body with a creamy tan head.
Aroma: Mild aroma with hints of cinnamon and pumpkin. Has the aroma of gutting a pumpkin.
Taste: Pumpkin with mild spices. Very bland.
Palate: Medium bodied, moderately carbonated.
Overall: Another mediocre pumpkin beer. The world definitely doesn’t need another.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Claymeister (69) - USA - NOV 22, 2013
12 oz bottle from Jason. Nothing special. Aroma and taste on the weak side. Much better pumpkin beers on the market compared to this one.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
merc7186 (1981) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - NOV 16, 2013
A: Amber Hue, Passes Some Light, Thin White Head, Mild Lacing S: Mild Yam, Mild Grainy T: Yam, Mild Cinnamon M: Medicore Carbonation, Medium Bodied, Mildly Malty Overall, a pretty mild pumpkin ale...not much more than that.

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Travlr (9998) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - NOV 3, 2013
Draft. Hazy amber brown color, small off white head. Aroma is subtle mixed spice and gourd. Taste is malt forward, spice in the background, and a bit of fruit. Not bad.

2.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
to14go (29) - ISRAEL - OCT 31, 2013
Bottle. Honey cake and cynamon aroma. Dip amber color. Light body. High carbonation. Short bitter finish.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Brewbie (453) - New York, USA - OCT 28, 2013
12oz bottle. amber wit a big fluffy white head. smells just like pumpkin pie in the oven. lot of spice. the taste is nice, just a little more subdued than I would expect from the big aroma. malty, pumpkin finish. nutmeg

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MaBeer1972 (1266) - Taunton, Massachusetts, USA - OCT 20, 2013
Six pack from Manchester CT. Pours out a clear light amber with frothy light tan head. Aroma of roasty malts and pumpkin. Spice is kept well in check and this one is very smooth and drinkable with a lingering roasty-spice finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ontbeertaster (2308) - Ontario, CANADA - OCT 19, 2013
Bottle, pours medium brown, aroma is spicey, taste is lots of all spice, cinnimon and pumpkin spices, overall pretty nice.


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