Kavu (2928) - Helsinki, FINLAND - DEC 5, 2014
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
16 fl. oz. on tap @ Atlantic Fish Co. Pours clear orange with a low head. Aroma is malts with some spices. Flavor is malts with some pumpkin and spices. Simple and decent.
rayaron (686) - Kfar Saba, ISRAEL - DEC 4, 2014
2.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Bottle sample at a tasting at Beer & Beyond, Tel Aviv. Clear light copper with small off-white head. Aroma of clove, spicy, notes of banana, yeasty, bready, a bit milky. Very spicy flavor, light hoppy bitterness, light sweetness, herbs, light roastiness, sweet-bitter dry finish. Light carbonation, light to medium-bodied.
closey22 (1208) - Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, USA - NOV 7, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Amber with little rimming head; aroma is malty and gourdy; Flava is semi sweet hints of maple cinnamon; feels light to medium fizzy; finishes dry grainy tangy
bigguns22 (728) - Maryland, USA - OCT 29, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pour is amber in color with a tall white head. Aroma is so so spices and hops. A good flavor beer that is not over flavored with spices it a great drinker. Not the best pumpkin beer but one of the best drinkers.
jackl (5806) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - OCT 29, 2014
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Keg @ Cisco Brew Pub, Logan. Light amber with hardly any head. Nose is pretty meager. Brown bread and caramel. A bit of vegetable. Little going for it. Solar flavor. A bit f soapy white bread. Light grass. Brown sugar. Lacks character. Light body, soft carbonation. So underwhelming.
Travlr (15915) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 19, 2014
2.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Draft. Clear amber color, small white head. Aroma of cinnamon and light hay. Taste is watery spice.
nimbleprop (5942) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 15, 2014
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
12oz bottle pours a clear, burnt orange with some thin, white head. Nose is interesting, from afar it has quite a bit of spice - cinnamon/nutmeg/powdered ginger, up close it has some root veg, some carrot, some spaghetti squash, some odditities too like tomato and celery seed. Flavor has a lot more tomato, a little ketchup, a little waxy, some root veg, white pepper, coriander. Slim finish. Strange.
labattslover74 (68) - Florida, USA - OCT 10, 2014
2.3 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Poured into a frosted mug from a bottle. Aroma of an IPA and taste like an IPA,I donít taste any spice or pumpkin at all. Nothing but hops. Pretty much an IPA with a cool looking label. This is my 5th pumpkin beer Iíve sampled tonight and nothing yet has beat Shipyard Pumpkinhead.
jrodooo5 (1251) - Wilmington, Delaware, USA - OCT 1, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Good orange pour w/ a white head that leaves nice lacing. The aroma is too soft & unappealing. The flavor is lacking in spice & is rather dry which doesnít make it the best for the palate. Certainly not one of the better pumpkins Iíve had!
TOSG55 (223) - Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA - SEP 25, 2014
2.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle, pours copper with medium head. Subtle aroma of fall spices. The flavor is less spice-driven, with some sour off-notes from the yeast and not a whole lot else. Not a great pumpkin beer.