Tmoney99 (10549) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - DEC 8, 2010
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle shared by alexsdad06. Poured clear orange copper color with a large off-white frothy head that was mostly lasting with good lacing. Solid doughy pumpkin pie aroma. Medium body with a creamy texture and flat carbonation. Medium to heavy balanced pumpkin pie flavor with a medium spice sweet finish of moderate to long duration. Good seasonal beer.
bu11zeye (11940) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - NOV 27, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
(22oz bottle, courtesy of blutt59) Pours a black body with a small tan head. Aroma of chocolate, raisins, pumpkin, cinnamon, caramel, and roasted malt. Flavor of chocolate, cinnamon, pumpkin, caramel, and burnt grain.
michael-pollack (4960) - King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 23, 2010
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
22oz. Bottle: Aroma of chocolate, milk chocolate, malt, and cream. Poured pitch black in color with a medium to large-sized, creamy, dense, rocky, brown head that diminished but lasted throughout. Opaque. Slightly to lightly sparkling. Excellent lacing. Flavor is medium sweet and lightly bitter. Tastes of chocolate, roasted malt, cinnamon, light pumpkin, slight coffee, and cream. Medium body. Slick, creamy texture. Soft to average carbonation. Light to medium sweet, roasted malt, chocolate, slight pumpkin, cinnamon, and cream finish is smooth.
Styles (2014) - Lincoln Park, Michigan, USA - NOV 19, 2010
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
UPDATED: NOV 25, 2011 Courtesy of Pailhead. Black with nice beige head. Aroma nice pumpkin, spice, roasted grain, chocolate, faint coffee. Flavor has tons of chocolate, spice comes through more as it warms, light coffee, earthy character i guess is the pumpkin, not much actual pumpkin. Still rocks though. Medium mouthfeel. Well done.
Pailhead (4742) - Brownstown, Michigan, USA - NOV 19, 2010
4.1 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
UPDATED: NOV 20, 2010 Courtesy of 5000 via trade
Bottle: The aroma is a nice combination of chocolate and cinnamon with some hints nutmeg. It pours a dark brown with no transparency and a small beige head. The flavor starts with starts with moderate chocolate with a hint of vanilla. The finish has lots of cinnamon with some nutmeg and faint roastiness. Medium bodied with mild carbonation and somewhat creamy mouthfeel.
waltersrj (280) - Washington, USA - NOV 11, 2010
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours dark black with a swirling tan head. Nose is cinnamon, coffee, dark bitter chocolate, pumpkin, nutmeg, and Ginger. The taste is chocolate, slight bitter hops, pumpkin, cinnamon, and pie spices. The mouthfeel was very creamy, slightly thick, and the legs were moderate. Great brew.
brenn79 (1498) - Idaho, USA - NOV 9, 2010
3.9 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
22 oz. bottle- Pours black with a thin tan creamy head, aroma is spicy pumpkin pie and cinnamon. The flavor is chocolate with pumpkin added and lots of cinnamon, there is a bitterness to the taste as well. The palate is creamy, full bodied, medium carbonation, overall a tasty beer, but could use less bitterness.
Ratman197 (9664) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - NOV 4, 2010
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bomber poured a translucent dark brown nearly black with a lasting brown head. Aromas of dark chocolate, cinnamon, pumpkin and light coffee. Palate was medium bodied and smooth with a dry finish. Flavors of dark chocolate, cinnamon, pumpkin, light roastiness and a hint of coffee with a smooth dry lingering cinnamon finish.
poisoneddwarf (1701) - Rathdrum, Idaho, USA - OCT 31, 2010
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bomber poured into snifter. Beer #3 in our Halloween pumpkin beer tasting. Pours opaque black with a medium tan head. Nice toasted pumpkin pie aroma. Taste is very pumpkin pie with cinnamon the dominant flavor. Pretty high carbonation for a stout; medium-bodied. Different and good.
Cavie (3785) - Fort Worth, Texas, USA - OCT 29, 2010
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle courtesy blutt59. Very dark brown color, white bubbles. Aroma is fresh spice, some chocolate and almost a candied bubble gum nose. Flavor is also a gummy sweet flavor. Dark malts with some pumpkin spice. Pretty tasty.