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RATINGS: 246   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2   SEASONAL: Autumn   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
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Imagine a pumpkin vine wound its way in a field of barley, and a brewer harvested it all to make a beer. Add Northwestern hops and a blend of spices, and you’ve got UFO Pumpkin. The malt combination provides a smooth body and slightly sweet flavor, which balances perfectly with the earthy notes derived from the pure pumpkin. And like all of our UFO beers, UFO Pumpkin is unfiltered so all the wonderful flavors are right there in your glass. Cheers!


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
VoodooBear (49) - San Juan, PUERTO RICO - MAR 10, 2013
Presentation: 12 oz. brown bottle with "best by" date printed on the neck. Served in a weizen glass. Appearance: Dark gold, almost orange color, fairly cloudy. Two fingers of head that almost instantly go away. Very little lacing left behind. Smell: Very subdued, this is not an aromatic beer. Smell is dominated by pumpkin. There’s a hint of yeast as well. Taste: It’s quite strong in the spice department. Lots of allspice and ginger with a nice amount of pumpkin in there. It would seem they were aiming for a pumpkin pie kind of taste and they accomplished it. There’s yeast and malt in there (albeit very little of them) to remind you that you’re drinking a beer. Mouthfeel: Creamy with almost no carbonation. Overall: A nice beer but not one I’d drink by itself. It’s something nice to have around Thanksgiving. This would go great with some turkey, stuffing, gravy, pumpkin pie, and all the "traditional" foods of that holiday.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
5000 (6298) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - FEB 19, 2013
Bottle:   Orangish straw, dark, fairly hazy, thin to moderate sudsy white head, spotty lacing.   Spiced candle aroma, sure its spicy, cinnamon, nutmeg, allspice, but it also has that Yankee Candle waxy pumpkiny spot too.   Similar on the tongue, a bit waxy, with the spices being strong but muted.   While the spices are there, they aren’t too bright.   Body and mouthfeel are moderate.   Finishes with a dull spicy background, mild sweetness, with a touch of pie crust.   Good, clean, but fairly average.


2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
djd07 (3879) - Houston, Texas, USA - JAN 17, 2013
On tap at Sugarland Flying Saucer Beerfeast. Pours a cloudy yellow orange with thick white head leaving sticky lacing. The aroma is cinammon and spice and nutmeg. Thin mouthfeel with a strong spice and cinnamon with light roast finish. A decent spice brew from Harpoon.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Volgon (2763) - Manchester, New Hampshire, USA - DEC 19, 2012
Bottle: Pours a clear orange with a thin white head, pumpkins and banana in the aroma, starts and ends lightly sweet with a pumpkin ending, medium bodied.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
LyndaNova (532) - Manchester, New Hampshire, USA - DEC 19, 2012
Cold 12oz bottle: Pours a clear, medium orange with a quickly diminished ivory head. Aroma is of dough and light fruit. Taste is of sweet malts and mild pumpkin. Light to medium bodied and smooth with somewhat flat carbonation. Ending is mildly sweet with notes of brown sugar.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
markwise (4543) - North of Tampa, Florida, USA - DEC 15, 2012
12oz bottle courtesy of GatorGuy92. Cheers, Matt! Pours a hazy yellow with a white head. Nose is pumpkin, pie spices, allspice, and light vanilla. Flavor is similar with light pumpkin, pie spices, and some mild vanilla. Light in every way and not bad.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hopdog (9133) - Lansdale, Pennsylvania, USA - DEC 2, 2012
12oz bottle. Golden pour with a small sized head. Pumpkins, roasted pumpkin seeds, and spices.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcwattsrugger (11215) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - NOV 25, 2012
shared at Tampa Wkly @Madhouse-12 oz bottle-white ring-hazy yellow. A-pumpkin/cinnamon, slight spice. T-pumpkin/cinnamon, slight spice hops, roasty/some chocolate med malt. Towards med body.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jjuf1853 (1245) - Land O Lakes, Florida, USA - NOV 23, 2012
Draft at Brass Tap Trinity. Pours a cloudy amber that becomes more clear as the beer sits. Some lacing at the top of the glass but little to none the rest of the way down the glass. Aroma is heavy on cinnamon and nutmeg plus some pumpkin. Flavor is pretty decent with some roasty malt notes in the finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
closey22 (980) - Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, USA - NOV 23, 2012
Cinnamon and nutmeg aroma and Flava; feels a touch too light & fizzy; finishes spicy and bitter; hazy orange thin rimming white head;


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