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RATINGS: 479   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.5   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
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Ale brewed with pumpkin & pumpkin seeds & fermented with spices. Our original pumpkin ale is brewed with over 7 lbs. of pumpkin per barrel and spiced in conditioning with nutmeg, clove, cinnamon, ginger and allspice.


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3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
jar72404 (426) - USA - OCT 10, 2012
Bottle. Pours orange with thin white head. Aroma is pumpkin. Flavor is pumpkin and a little spice. Very nice pumpkin beer that lets the pumpkin take center stage.


3.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Don2711 (137) - - OCT 26, 2014
Lovely cinnamon spice taste. Orange aroma and best speciality beer I’ve tasted by far. Will drink again.

4.5
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
MunBro (411) - St. Albert, Alberta, CANADA - OCT 24, 2014
Wow. I have tried almost every seasonal Halloween release to date and this is far and away the best. Beautiful, rich orange pour with a fizzy head (didn’t last long sadly) that left little lacing. Huge amount of real pumpkin flavour which a lot of other seasonals lacked. A complex rich blend of spices such as cinnamon, nutmeg, allspice, cloves, etc. Delicious!!

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
e303 (97) - - OCT 22, 2014
Bottle to pint glass. The pour is hazy amber with a one day need off white head. The aroma is super spicy. Lots of ginger, cinnamon, and nutmeg. The taste is very similar. It's like a liquid ginger snap cookie with a bit of pumpkin behind it. The finish is nice and clean. Dope beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mansquito (3458) - Nueva York, New York, USA - OCT 18, 2014
Rattle ’n’ Hum, NYC tap: Pours brown with an off-white head. Aroma is really spicy... cloves, nutmeg, cinnamon, allspice, and ginger (lots of ginger), with a nice malty backbone. Taste is kind of sweet and the spices dominate the taste about as much as it could be. This gives a really unique taste. Not exactly my favorite thing, but this is a pumpkin ale very much unlike the standard kind of pumpkin ale you usually see.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
KansaiBeerLvrs (2187) - Kyoto, JAPAN - OCT 17, 2014
Bottle. 5.9% It pours a lovely amber brown with a thin light beige head. The aroma is a delicious fruity cinnamon, allspice & a hint of ginger. Medium bodied with a spicy ginger, cloves & cinnamon flavor with a nutty biscuity maltiness. Very well balanced spices, a great/wonderful pumpkin ale.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
evergreen0199 (2080) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 13, 2014
On tap at Top Hops, New York, NY. A hazy dark orange/amber coloured pour with a thin white head on top. Pumpkin, spice, nutmeg, cinammon aroma. Tastes similar, pumpkin, spice, nutmeg, cinnamon. Decent.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
eldridgejoe (3) - Snohomish, Washington, USA - OCT 12, 2014 does not count
Best Pumpkin of the year so far if you like the spice. No head ad no Lacing. Great Ale!

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Yinzerita (10) - - OCT 9, 2014
This has the best mix of pumpkin and spices that ive tried thus far. Perfect if you arent looking for a heavy abv. Also much more affordable than the more expensive specialty pumpkin ales with just as good a taste.. Which is all that matters.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
UXO (275) - CANADA - OCT 7, 2014
Pours a clear pale to medium amber with a short, short-lived off-white head, minimal lacing. Nose is moderate to strong pumpkin, cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves, caramel. Taste is initially moderate sweet pumpkin pie followed by mild to moderate bitter, building spice. Medium body, moderate sustained carbonation, with a dry, strongly bitter finish. Wow! Another good pumpkin beer! That’s two this year! I think this one might be just slightly better than the Sam Adams - a little more pumpkin pie-ish - even though the sweetness might be a bit much if one were to have more than one. Nice balance of real pumpkin flavour and traditional pumpkin pie spices, with a decent underlying ale. I might not say yes to a second one, but I would say yes to another one, should the opportunity arise. Get it now while it’s fresh, because I can see this dimming significantly with age.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Salmoniform (835) - Sweet Home, Oregon, USA - OCT 7, 2014
Poured from bottle to glass. Copper hue with creamy off white head that dissipated to a ring. Aroma is pumpkin, nutmeg, clove, caramel. Mouthfeel is nice with a medium body and soft carbonation. Taste is sweet (but not cloying) with a slight spice astringentness following and clean finish. Overall this is a nice pumpkin brew.


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